B364 - Disordered eating in adolescence a longitudinal study of risk factors - 05/06/2006

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Principal applicant name: 
Nadia Micali (King's College London, UK)
Prof Janet Treasure (King's College London, UK), Dr Pauline Emmett (University of Bristol, UK), Dr Emily Simonoff (King's College London, UK)
Title of project: 
Disordered eating in adolescence: a longitudinal study of risk factors.
Proposal summary: 

The purpose of this study is to identify the risk factors related to the development of disordered eating and to determine risk factors for the persistence of disordered eating during adolescence. This will aid the development of early intervention and preventative strategies for disturbed eating in children and adolescents.

Date proposal received: 
Monday, 5 June, 2006
Date proposal approved: 
Monday, 5 June, 2006
Eating Disorder
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