Priority 20 from the Eating Disorders (Netherlands) PSP

UNCERTAINTY: What is the relationship between hormone levels and eating disorders? Is there a lasting hormonal change?  (JLA PSP Priority 20)
Overall ranking 20
JLA question ID 0039/20
Explanatory note Not available

Baker, J. H., & Runfola, C. D. (2016). Eating disorders in midlife women: A perimenopausal eating disorder? Maturitas, 85, 112-116. doi:10.1016/j.maturitas.2015.12.017

Health Research Classification System category Mental Health
Extra information provided by this PSP
Original uncertainty examples What is the relationship between hormone levels and eating disorders (especially before, during and after the eating disorder). Is there lasting hormonal change. Eating disorders often occur during puberty. This is also the moment of hormonal changes.
Submitted by Carers x 1, Patients x 3
PSP information
PSP unique ID 0039
PSP name Eating Disorders (Netherlands)
Total number of uncertainties identified by this PSP 77  
Date of priority setting workshop 3 June 2016