Year: 1990 Source: International Journal of Eating Disorders, v.9, no.6, (November 1990), p.629-638 SIEC No: 19910537

This study examines 3 groups of patients with eating disorders: borderline personality disorder patients, patients with other personality disorders, & those without personality disorders. Borderline patients differed from other personality disorders in their histories of sexual abuse, self-mutilation, suicide gestures, & perceived hostile parental relationships. (VM)