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Table 4 Structural equation model prediction of orthorexia nervosa in patients with eating disorders

From: Predictors of orthorexic behaviours in patients with eating disorders: a preliminary study

  Is regressed on Estimate p
Dieting Eating pathology .97 .000
Bulimia and food preoccupation Eating pathology .69 .000
Self-classified weight Weight concern .63 .000
Overweight Preoccupation Weight concern .75 .000
Eating pathology Orthorexia −.55 .000
Weight concern Orthorexia −.53 .000
Appearance evaluation + body areas satisfaction Orthorexia .22 .088
Fitness evaluation Orthorexia −.08 .576
Health evaluation Orthorexia −.20 .153
Appearance orientation Orthorexia −.26 .021
Fitness orientation Orthorexia .08 .532
Health orientation Orthorexia −.30 .003
Oral control Orthorexia −.23 .062
  1. All pathways are standardized regressions