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Table 3 Frequency (n) and percentage (%) changes in the diagnoses of AN, BN, EDNOS and OSFED/UFED with the application of DSM-IV and DSM-5 criteria

From: A retrospective study of the impact of DSM-5 on the diagnosis of eating disorders in Victoria, Australia

  DSM-IV DSM-5 % Change
  n % n %  
AN 130 45.6 195 68.4 25.2 (p < 0.001)
BN 56 19.6 58 20.4 0.7 (p = 0.15)
EDNOS/OSFED/UFED 99 34.7 38.7 11.2 23.5 (p < 0.001)
  1. DSM-IV TR Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, fourth edition, Text Revision, DSM-5 Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorder, fifth edition, AN Anorexia Nervosa, BN bulimia nervosa, EDNOS eating disorder not otherwise specified, OSFED other specified eating disorder, UFED unspecified eating disorder