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Do Children and Adolescents with Anorexia Nervosa Display an Inefficient Cognitive Processing Style?

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Do Children and Adolescents with Anorexia Nervosa Display an Inefficient Cognitive Processing Style? / Lang, Katie; Lloyd, Samantha; Khondoker, Mizanur; Simic, Mima; Treasure, Janet; Tchanturia, Kate.

In: PLoS ONE, Vol. 10, No. 7, e0131724, 02.07.2015.

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Lang, K, Lloyd, S, Khondoker, M, Simic, M, Treasure, J & Tchanturia, K 2015, 'Do Children and Adolescents with Anorexia Nervosa Display an Inefficient Cognitive Processing Style?', PLoS ONE, vol. 10, no. 7, e0131724. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0131724

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Lang, K., Lloyd, S., Khondoker, M., Simic, M., Treasure, J., & Tchanturia, K. (2015). Do Children and Adolescents with Anorexia Nervosa Display an Inefficient Cognitive Processing Style? PLoS ONE, 10(7), [e0131724]. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0131724

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Lang K, Lloyd S, Khondoker M, Simic M, Treasure J, Tchanturia K. Do Children and Adolescents with Anorexia Nervosa Display an Inefficient Cognitive Processing Style? PLoS ONE. 2015 Jul 2;10(7). e0131724. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0131724

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Lang, Katie ; Lloyd, Samantha ; Khondoker, Mizanur ; Simic, Mima ; Treasure, Janet ; Tchanturia, Kate. / Do Children and Adolescents with Anorexia Nervosa Display an Inefficient Cognitive Processing Style?. In: PLoS ONE. 2015 ; Vol. 10, No. 7.

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