TITLE

Eating Disorders and Alcohol Use Disorders

AUTHOR(S)
Grilo, Carlos M.; Sinha, Rajita; O'Malley, Stephanie S.
PUB. DATE
June 2002
SOURCE
Alcohol Research & Health;2002, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p151
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Alcoholism and eating disorders frequently co-occur and often co-occur in the presence of other psychiatric and personality disorders. Although this co-occurrence suggests the possibility of common or shared factors in the etiology of these two problems, research to date has not established such links. Regardless of the precise meaning of the association, the reality that eating disorders and alcohol use disorders frequently co-occur has important implications for assessment, treatment, and future research.
ACCESSION #
12556146

 

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