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Gizela Turkiewicz ; Denise Oliveira Monteiro ; Priscila Koritar ; Bacy Fleitlich-Bilyk ;Trends in Psychiatry and Psychotherapy 2013, 35 3

Author: Vanessa Dentzien Pinzon

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Trends in Psychiatry and Psychotherapy ISSN: 2237-6089 trends.denise@gmail.com Associação de Psiquiatria do Rio Grande do Sul Brasil Dentzien Pinzon, Vanessa; Turkiewicz, Gizela; Oliveira Monteiro, Denise; Koritar, Priscila; FleitlichBilyk, Bacy Who are the children and adolescent patients of a national referral service of eating disorders in Brazil? A cross-sectional study of a clinical sample Trends in Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, vol.
35, núm.
3, abril-junio, 2013, pp.
221-228 Associação de Psiquiatria do Rio Grande do Sul Available in: http:--www.redalyc.org-articulo.oa?id=311028936009 How to cite Complete issue More information about this article Journals homepage in redalyc.org Scientific Information System Network of Scientific Journals from Latin America, the Caribbean, Spain and Portugal Non-profit academic project, developed under the open access initiative Trends Original Article in Psychiatry and Psychotherapy Who are the children and adolescent patients of a national referral service of eating disorders in Brazil? A cross-sectional study of a clinical sample Quem são os jovens pacientes de um serviço de referência nacional em transtornos alimentares no Brasil? Estudo transversal de uma amostra clínica Vanessa Dentzien Pinzon,1 Gizela Turkiewicz,1 Denise Oliveira Monteiro,2 Priscila Koritar,3 Bacy Fleitlich-Bilyk4 Abstract Resumo Objectives: To investigate the sociodemographic and clinical profile of patients receiving treatment at a specialized service for children and adolescents with eating disorders (ED) in São Paulo, Brazil, and to compare data with the relevant literature. Methods: This cross-sectional study assessed male and female patients with ED up to 18 years of age.
All data were collected upon admission. Results: A total of 100 subjects were assessed.
Mean age was 15.41±0.18 years, and mean age at ED onset was 13.5±0.19 years.
Mean disease duration was 21.06 ±1.67 months.
Of the total sample, 82% of the patients we...





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