Sex- and age-specific incidence of healthcare-register-recorded eating disorders in the complete swedish 1979-2001 birth cohort.

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Abstract

To investigate the sex- and age-specific incidence of healthcare-register-recorded anorexia nervosa (AN) and other eating disorders (OED) in a complete birth cohort, and assess whether incidence varies by diagnostic period and (sub-) birth cohort.

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Authors
  • Kristin N Javaras
  • Cristin D Runfola
  • Laura M Thornton
  • Esben Agerbo
  • Andreas Birgegård
  • Claes Norring
  • Shuyang Yao
  • Maria Råstam
  • Henrik Larsson
  • Paul Lichtenstein
  • Cynthia M Bulik
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  • Psychiatry
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1070-1081
JournalInternational Journal of Eating Disorders
Volume48
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - 2015
Publication categoryResearch
Peer-reviewedYes