Nineteen female patients with bulimia and thirty‐one with anorexia nervosa were studied using a distorting lens technique. Both groups overestimated their actual body shapes and the bulimia patients desired to be much thinner than they were. These findings are discussed in relation to the literature on the treatment of these disorders.
|Number of pages||7|
|Journal||International Journal of Eating Disorders|
|Publication status||Published - 1985|