The Sequence of Symptom Development in Anorexia Nervosa

  • P. J. V. Beumont


The present paper reports an attempt to study the temporal sequence in which the symptoms of anorexia nervosa develop in individual patients. Our purpose was to establish whether a pattern can be established in this development.


Anorexia Nervosa Purgative Abuse Eating Attitude Contribution Ratio Alcohol Dependent Patient 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • P. J. V. Beumont
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of PsychiatryUniversity of SydneyAustralia

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