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Follow-up of Eating Disorder Patients From a 15-year Period.

This study has been completed.
Levanger Hospital
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Norwegian University of Science and Technology Identifier:
First received: September 13, 2005
Last updated: February 8, 2017
Last verified: February 2017
Retrospective follow-up study of former eating disorder patients in child- and adolescent psychiatry on psychiatric symptoms and social intelligence.

Eating Disorder Symptoms

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Follow-up Eating Disorder Patients and Their Parents Leaving Treatment From 1988 to 2002 at Child and Adolescent Department at Levanger Hospital.

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Enrollment: 40
Actual Study Start Date: March 2004
Study Completion Date: August 2004
Primary Completion Date: August 2004 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Detailed Description:
Former patients and their parents were contacted 3 to 15 years after their completed treatment for eating disorders at Levanger Hospital, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Department, in the period from 1988 to 2002. Interviews focusing on general psychiatric symptom, specific eating disorder symptoms, social intelligence and consumer satisfaction. Parents were also contacted and interviewed on consumer satisfaction.

Ages Eligible for Study:   8 Years to 18 Years   (Child, Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
former eating disorder patients

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Eating disorder symptoms or disorder

Exclusion Criteria:

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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00184314

Child Psychiatry Department, Levanger Hospital, Levanger
Levanger, Norway, N-7600
Sponsors and Collaborators
Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Levanger Hospital
Principal Investigator: Tormod Rimehaug, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Faculty of Medicine, Dep of Neuroscience, Center For Child And Adolescent Mental Health
  More Information

Wanderås C. Do Individuals with Eating Disorders Have Lower Emotional Intelligence?: Are Eating Disorders Comorbid with Low Emotional Intelligence? Doctoral dissertation, Institute of Psychology, Aarhus University, 2005

Responsible Party: Norwegian University of Science and Technology Identifier: NCT00184314     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 148-02
Study First Received: September 13, 2005
Last Updated: February 8, 2017

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Feeding and Eating Disorders
Pathologic Processes
Mental Disorders processed this record on September 19, 2017