Unformatted text preview: Eating Disorders‐ Sample Test Questions 1. All of the following are characteristics of anorexia nervosa except a. in those who recover, energy intakes return to normal. b. treatment with prescription drugs plays only a limited role. c. it has one of the highest mortality rates among psychiatric disorders. d. only one‐half of women who are treated can maintain body weight at a near healthy level. 2. Which of the following is a characteristic of people with anorexia nervosa? a. Most are aware of their condition and seek treatment b. Fewer than 200 women die each year from the disease c. In those who are treated, many relapse into abnormal eating patterns d. During initial treatment, metabolism slows and appetite increases but thereafter subsides 3. Approximately what fraction of people treated for anorexia nervosa show reasonable maintenance of their weight gain? a. 1/4 b. 1/2 c. 4/5 d. 9/10 4. Which of the following is characteristic of the eating pattern of people with bulimia nervosa? a. Binge eating usually occurs during the daytime b. Binge eating is frequently done at restaurant buffets c. Binge eating typically occurs after a period of strict dieting d. A binge eating episode is usually completed within 20 minutes 5. Diet recommendations for people with bulimia nervosa include all of the following except a. avoid skipping meals. b. include fiber‐rich foods. c. eat cold foods to stimulate satiety. d. avoid “finger” foods to minimize overeating. HUN2201 Eating Disorders‐ Sample Test Questions ...
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