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Table 4 Multiple linear regressions with body dysmorphic and eating disorder symptoms as predictors of distress and impairment in participants with a probable ED (n = 61)

From: The presence, predictive utility, and clinical significance of body dysmorphic symptoms in women with eating disorders

Dependent Significant predictors B SE (B) β t p R 2 adj
1. K-10 BDDE-SR Total 0.16 0.02 0.66 6.39 0.00 0.42
  EDE-Q Global n.s.      
2. SF-12 MCS BDDE-SR Total n.s.      
  EDE-Q Global −3.87 1.31 −0.40 −2.96 0.01 0.14
3. SF-12 PCS BDDE-SR Total −0.12 0.03 −0.52 −4.05 0.00 0.25
  EDE-Q Global n.s.      
  1. ED = eating disorder, R2 adj  = variance in the dependent variable accounted for by the predictor variables, adjusting for statistical shrinkage, K-10 = Kessler psychological distress scale, SF-12 = Medical outcomes study short form, PCS = Physical component summary scale, MCS = Mental component summary scale, EDE-Q = Eating disorders examination questionnaire.
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