Université de Fribourg

A Non-Randomized Direct Comparison of Cognitive-Behavioral Short- and Long-Term Treatment for Binge Eating Disorder

Schlup, Barbara ; Meyer , Andrea H. ; Munsch , Simone

In: Obesity Facts, 2010, vol. 3, p. 261–266

BACKGROUND: To compare treatment outcomes of a cognitive-behavioral long-term (CBT-L) and short-term (CBT-S) treatment for binge eating disorder (BED) in a non-randomized comparison and to identify moderators of treatment outcome. METHODS: 76 female patients with BED participated in the study: 40 in CBT-L and 36 in CBT-S. Outcome values were compared at the end of the active treatment phase (16...