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Eating disorders

BMJ 1999; 319 doi: (Published 04 December 1999) Cite this as: BMJ 1999;319:1508
  1. Douglas Carnall (
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    This week, the BMJ publishes a short screening instrument for eating disorders analogous to the CAGE questionnaire for problem drinking SCOFF has a high sensitivity and specificity in patients referred to one specialist clinic, though whether this will be reflected in less selected patient groups remains open to question. The paper already has a web competitor: at you …

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