Table 4

Self-reported eating habits among 1343 adolescent girls and boys
Girls N (%) Boys N (%)
NE 418 (64.3) 540 (77.9)
OE 120 (18.5) 97 (14.0)
RE 82 (12.6) 45 (6.5)
RE/OE 30 (4.6) 11 (1.6)
Total 650 (100.0) 693 (100.0)

NE - normal eating, OE - overeating, RE - restrictive eating, RE/OE - alternating restrictive eating/overeating, χ2 = 36.22, df = 3, p < 0.001

Mäkinen et al.

Mäkinen et al. BMC Psychiatry 2012 12:35   doi:10.1186/1471-244X-12-35

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