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Posttest: Identification, Assessment & Management of Anorexia Nervosa

Choose the most correct answer for each question below and submit once you have completed all of the questions.

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Test Questions

1. Which of the following electrolyte abnormalities are commonly found in anorexia nervosa patients?

2. A significant complication resulting from excessive exercise in patients with anorexia nervosa is:

3. The restricting type of anorexia nervosa is characterized by:

4. What is the most common anxiety disorder in patients with anorexia nervosa?

5. The body mass index cut-off for anorexia nervosa is:

6. A patient with severe malnourishment due to anorexia nervosa is prescribed a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) to treat her comorbid depression. Her depression does not respond to this SSRI. The most likely explanation is:

7. A common symptom of anorexia nervosa is:

8. Which of the following is a DSM-V criteria for the diagnosis of anorexia nervosa?

9. The most distinguishing feature of anorexia nervosa is:

10. Which of the following food intake behaviours and patterns are commonly found in patients with anorexia nervosa?