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1

what is a key factor that incr the probability of eating disorders

critical sensitizing incidents

2

which type of anorexia: past 3 months person has not enaged in recurrent episodes of binge/purge

restricting type

3

which type of anorexia: past 3 months person has enaged in recurrent episodes of binge/purge

binge eating/purging type

4

extreme anorexia

BMI under 15

5

severe anorexia

BMI 15-15.99

6

moderate anorexia

BMI 16-16.99

7

mild anorexia

BMI >17

8

what is the deadliest pysch disorder?

anorexia nervosa

9

bulimia nervosa definition: binge eating + compensatory behavior occur at least_____for ____months

at least 1x per week for 3 months

10

frequent episodes of eating large quantities of food in short periods of time

binge eating disorder

11

binge eating disorder is more common in men or women

men

12

unexplained low potassoim in a young person may indicate

bulimia nervosa or binge purge

13

main tx of anorexia nervosa

observed refeeding

14

best tx of anorexia nervosa

no one therapy type is superior

15

med tx of binge eating

prozac