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

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT00184314
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 16, 2005
Last Update Posted : February 10, 2017
Levanger Hospital
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Norwegian University of Science and Technology

Brief Summary:
Retrospective follow-up study of former eating disorder patients in child- and adolescent psychiatry on psychiatric symptoms and social intelligence.

Condition or disease
Eating Disorder Symptoms

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.

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Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 40 participants
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.
Actual Study Start Date : March 2004
Actual Primary Completion Date : August 2004
Actual Study Completion Date : August 2004

Resource links provided by the National Library of Medicine

MedlinePlus related topics: Eating Disorders

Information from the National Library of Medicine

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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 (NCT number): NCT00184314

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

Publications of Results:
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

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Responsible Party: Norwegian University of Science and Technology Identifier: NCT00184314    
Other Study ID Numbers: 148-02
First Posted: September 16, 2005    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: February 10, 2017
Last Verified: February 2017
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Feeding and Eating Disorders
Mental Disorders