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ba0007p30 | (1) | ICCBH2019

Bone mass, sclerostin and body composition in women with anorexia nervosa: a 3-year follow-up after weight gain therapy

Svedlund Anna , Tubic Bojan , Pettersson Cecilia , Elfvin Anders , Ellegard Lars , Magnusson Per , Swolin-Eide Diana

Objectives: Patients with anorexia nervosa (AN) are at high risk of reduced bone mass. The aim of this intervention study was to investigate the long-term effects on bone and body composition three years after intense weight gain therapy.Methods: Twenty-five female AN patients, mean age 20.1 years, mean BMI of 15.5 kg/m2, were included. Twenty-two patients fulfilled the treatment for 12 weeks with a high-energy diet. Body composition and bone ...