8. Case Studies of Eating Disorders in Sport

  1. Joaquín Dosil
  1. Joaquín Dosil and
  2. Olga Díaz

Published Online: 10 APR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9780470725047.ch8

Eating Disorders in Athletes

Eating Disorders in Athletes

How to Cite

Dosil, J. (2008) Case Studies of Eating Disorders in Sport, in Eating Disorders in Athletes, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, West Sussex, England. doi: 10.1002/9780470725047.ch8

Author Information

  1. University of Vigo, Spain

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 APR 2012
  2. Published Print: 22 JAN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470011690

Online ISBN: 9780470725047

SEARCH

Keywords:

  • high-risk sports;
  • taekwondo;
  • aerobics;
  • anorexia;
  • gymnastics

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • A Case Study of Eating Disorders in Athletics

  • A Case of Eating Disorders in Taekwondo

  • A Case of Eating Disorders in Gymnastics

  • A Case of Eating Disorders in Aerobics

  • Sport: A Solution to Combat Anorexia

  • Conclusions