Our work is aimed at exploring the recent literature data on web sites, forums, and blogs, which promote eating disorders as normal life styles and their implication in the changes of the psychopatology of such disorders. We also want to understand whether new technologies have an impact in the course of the disorders or, on the other hand, whether they can also represent an instrument for searching help or information about them. The search strategy included a search of PsycINFO, Medline, and Ovid databases to identify research reports about pro-ana sites and their implication on the course of anorexia using the following key words: pro-ana, thinspiration, anorexia-web, online help eating disorders, anorexia nation.

Mulè, A., Sideli, L. (2009). Eating Disorder on the web: risks and resources.. In Annual Review of Cybertherapy and Telemedicine 2009 (pp.8-12). IOS Press [10.3233/978-1-60750-017-9-8].

Eating Disorder on the web: risks and resources.

MULÈ, Alice;SIDELI, Lucia
2009-01-01

Abstract

Our work is aimed at exploring the recent literature data on web sites, forums, and blogs, which promote eating disorders as normal life styles and their implication in the changes of the psychopatology of such disorders. We also want to understand whether new technologies have an impact in the course of the disorders or, on the other hand, whether they can also represent an instrument for searching help or information about them. The search strategy included a search of PsycINFO, Medline, and Ovid databases to identify research reports about pro-ana sites and their implication on the course of anorexia using the following key words: pro-ana, thinspiration, anorexia-web, online help eating disorders, anorexia nation.
Settore M-PSI/08 - Psicologia Clinica
Settore MED/25 - Psichiatria
2009
14th Annual CyberTherapy & CyberPsychology Conference (CT14)
Villa Camorra, Lago Maggiore, Verbania, Italy
June 21st-23rd
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http://ebooks.iospress.nl/volume/annual-review-of-cybertherapy-and-telemedicine-2009
Mulè, A., Sideli, L. (2009). Eating Disorder on the web: risks and resources.. In Annual Review of Cybertherapy and Telemedicine 2009 (pp.8-12). IOS Press [10.3233/978-1-60750-017-9-8].
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Mulè,A; Sideli,L.
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