Year: 2015 Source: Psychiatry Research.(2015). Published online 13 January 2015.doi:10.1016/j.psychres.2014.12.052 SIEC No: 20150117

We aimed to examine association between disordered eating attitudes (DEAs), alexithymia and suicide probability among adolescent females and to explore potential link between alexithymia and suicide probability in subjects with DEAs. DEAs are relatively frequent phenomenon among female students in Turkey and presence of alexithymia was associated with an increased suicide probability in adolescents with DEAs.

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