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Table 1 Baseline and End-of-Treatment Participant Characteristics with/without ROM ( M, SD )

From: Resumption of menses in anorexia nervosa during a course of family-based treatment

Variable ROM (n = 57) No ROM (n = 27) t p
Age in Years 15.21 (2.18) 14.99 (2.29) -0.44 .66
Percent EBW 82.39 (6.67) 81.2 (6.29) -0.77 .44
BMI 16.50 (1.29) 16.32 (1.44) -0.58 .57
Duration ill in months 16.15 (17.23) 12.21 (13.05) -0.92 .36
EDE Weight Concern 2.35 (1.68) 1.75 (1.51) -1.45 .15
EDE Shape Concern 2.89 (1.78) 1.67 (1.73) -2.75 .008
EDE Restraint 2.94 (1.59) 1.59 (1.86) -3.20 .002
EDE Eating Concern 1.89 (1.47) 1.40 (1.45) -1.33 .19
EDE Global Score 2.47 (1.44) 1.40 (1.41) -2.97 .004
Ethnicity ROM (Percent) No ROM (Percent) χ ² p
Caucasian 80.7 70.4 1.12 .22
Hispanic 10.5 14.8 0.32 .41
African-American 0.0 7.4 4.31 .10
Asian 1.8 7.4 1.70 .24
Other/Not Specified 7.0 0.0 1.99 .21
Previous hospitalizations 28.3 24.0 0.16 .79
Restricting vs. Binge/Purge 60.0/40.0 70.4/29.6 0.90 .34
  1. Key: ROM = Return of Menses; EBW = Expected Body Weight; BMI = Body Mass Index; EDE = Eating Disorder Examination; EOT = End-of-Treatment.