Sökning: "Anorexia Nervosa AN"
Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 37 avhandlingar innehållade orden Anorexia Nervosa AN.
1. Anorexia Nervosa : Emotion, Cognition, and Treatment
Sammanfattning : Anorexia nervosa (AN) is a serious disorder with long-term consequences for those afflicted. No evidence-based care is available for adults with full or subthreshold AN. The thesis research investigated aspects of emotion and cognition relevant to the maintenance of AN that might inform psychological treatment. LÄS MER
2. Overcontrol in anorexia nervosa : assessment, occurrence, and treatment
Sammanfattning : Excessive overcontrol – characterized by high risk aversion, compulsiveness, emotion inhibition, and social deficits – has been suggested to be a core mechanism for developing and maintaining anorexia nervosa. However, such factors are rarely targeted as key elements in treatment of the disorder. LÄS MER
3. Recovery from adolescent onset anorexia nervosa : a longitudinal study
Sammanfattning : Anorexia Nervosa is a psychiatric illness with peak onset in ages 14-17. Most cases recover within a few years, but the illness can have a fatal outcome or long duration. Multifactor causes of anorexia nervosa include genetics, personality, family, and socio-cultural factors. LÄS MER
4. Anorexia nervosa - The journey towards recovery : A randomized controlled treatment trial: assessment, prediction, treatment outcome and clinical change
Sammanfattning : The overall aim of this thesis was to study young adult women with anorexia nervosa (AN) participating in an randomized controlled trial in relation to assessment, treatment outcome, prediction, and clinical change. The results confirm the Eating Disorder Inventory-3 as a valid instrument for measuring eating disorder symptoms and general psychopathology. LÄS MER
5. Anorexia nervosa in adolescence. Course, treatment and family function
Sammanfattning : This dissertation presents a study of 26 adolescent anorexia nervosa patients and their families regarding family function and treatment. Family function was studied at the start of treatment and at two-year follow-up. In a Nordic study, 49 families were studied at the start of treatment, and different sub-groups of families were examined. LÄS MER