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Eating disorders, eating pathology and ESSENCE

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Title: Eating disorders, eating pathology and ESSENCE
Authors: Karjalainen, Louise
Issue Date: 3-Nov-2016
University: University of Gothenburg. Sahlgrenska Academy
Institution: Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology. Department of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry
Parts of work: I. Karlsson, L., Råstam, M., & Wentz, E. The SWedish Eating Assessment for Autism spectrum disorders (SWEAA) -Validation of a self-report questionnaire targeting eating disturbances within the autism spectrum. Research in Developmental DIsabilities 2013; 34: 2224-2233.

II. Karjalainen L., Gillberg, C., Råstam, M., & Wentz, E. Eating disorders and eating pathology in young adult and adult patients with ESSENCE. Comprehensive Psychiatry. 2016;66:79-86.

III. Björnsdotter, M*., Davidovic, M*., Karjalainen, L., Starck, G., Olausson, H., & Wentz, E. Shared superior temporal gray matter reductions in women with anorexia nervosa and autism spectrum disorder. *Shared contribution. Submitted.

IV. Karjalainen, L., Råstam, M., Paulson-Karlsson, G., & Wentz, E. Autistic eating behaviours in anorexia nervosa. Submitted.
Date of Defence: 2016-11-25
Disputation: Fredagen den 25 november 2016, kl. 13.00, Hörsal Arvid Carlsson, Academicum, Medicinaregatan 3, Göteborg
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy (Medicine)
Publication type: Doctoral thesis
Keywords: autism spectrum disorder
anorexia nervosa
eating disorders
cortical grey matter
Abstract: BACKGROUND: Eating and mealtime problems are among the most common problems in individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Despite this, no systematic way of exploring these problems has been available for persons with ASD and normal intelligence. Furthermore, little is known about the prevalence of traditional eating disorders (EDs) such as anorexia nervosa (AN), bulimia nervosa (BN) and binge eating disorder (BED), and eating pathology in individuals with Early Symptomatic Syndromes Eli... more
ISBN: 9789162899110 (print)
9789162899103 (pdf)
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