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Table 1 Outcome scale candidate items and definition of scores

From: Validation of a childhood eating disorder outcome scale

1. Body weight change (BW)
  score 0 increase 1SD
  score 1 change ±1SD
  score 2 decrease >1SD − 2SD
  score 3 decrease >2SD
2. Eating attitude (EA)
  score 0 no problem
  score 1 unclear
  score 2 moderate problem
  score 3 major problem
3. Fear of being fat (FF)
  Parameters: 1) intense fear of becoming fat
       2) preoccupation with thinness
       3) excessive exercise
  score 0 none of the parameters
  score 1 any one parameter
  score 2 any two parameters
  score 3 all of the parameters
4. Body image distortion (BD)
  Parameters: 1) preoccupation with body image
       2) undue influence of body weight or shape on self-evaluation
       3) persistent lack of recognition of seriousness
  score 0 none of the parameters
  score 1 any one parameter
  score 2 any two parameters
  score 3 all of the parameters
5. Menstruation (ME)
  score 0 regular menstruation
  score 1 unclear
  score 2 irregular menstruation
  score 3 no menstruation
6. Perceived physical condition (PC)
  Parameters: 1) no feeling of being tired
       2) no feeling of being hungry
       3) no feeling of fullness
  score 0 none of the parameters
  score 1 any one parameter
  score 2 any two parameters
  score 3 all of the parameters
7. Attending school (AS)
  score 0 going school every day
  score 1 going school a few times/week
  score 2 can go to substitutional school
  score 3 cannot go to any school
8. Disease recognition by school (RS)
  score 0 positively cooperative
  score 1 slightly cooperative
  score 2 unconcerned
  score 3 critical or refusal
9. Family function (FA)
  score 0 relationship always good
  score 1 sometimes good, sometimes bad
  score 2 tension at home
  score 3 impossible to be involved
10. Disease recognition by parent (RP)
  score 0 positively cooperative
  score 1 slightly cooperative
  score 2 unconcerned
  score 3 critical or refusal
11. Social adaptation (SA)
  score 0 assertive and cooperative
  score 1 unclear
  score 2 in conflict
  score 3 isolated
12. Relationships with friends (RF)
  score 0 having friends that are trusted
  score 1 having friends to talk with
  score 2 no friends, but not isolated
  score 3 no friends and isolated