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Table 2 Effect of treatment on weight, depressive symptoms, general psychopathology, psychosocial functioning, and eating disorder symptoms in the full sample: results of the longitudinal multilevel mixed effects models

From: Impact of comorbid borderline personality disorder on the outcome of inpatient treatment for anorexia nervosa: a retrospective chart review

Outcome N M pre (95% CI) M post (95% CI) d (95% CI)  
BMI (kg/m2) 1160 14.53 (14.42; 14.63) 17.11 (16.99; 17.24) 1.42 (1.29; 1.55)  
BSI DEP 941 69.72 (69.07; 70.36) 61.29 (60.50; 62.08) 0.83 (0.70; 0.96)  
BSI GSI 941 72.22 (71.56; 72.87) 61.92 (61.04; 62.80) 1.00 (0.86; 1.13)  
GAF 564 39.95 (38.95; 40.95) 53.86 (52.51; 55.22) 1.15 (0.97; 1.33)  
EDI-2 TO 935 0.97 (0.94; 1.00) 0.63 (0.60; 0.66) 0.76 (0.62; 0.89)  
EDI-2 DT 935 1.52 (1.46; 1.58) 0.78 (0.72; 0.83) 0.80 (0.66; 0.93)  
EDI-2 BU 935 0.42 (0.38; 0.47) 0.08 (0.06; 0.10) 0.49 (0.36; 0.62)  
EDI-2 BD 935 1.61 (1.56; 1.66) 1.26 (1.20; 1.32) 0.46 (0.33; 0.59)  
EDI-2 IN 935 1.07 (1.02; 1.11) 0.68 (0.64; 0.73) 0.54 (0.41; 0.67)  
EDI-2 PE 935 1.19 (1.14; 1.24) 0.92 (0.88; 0.97) 0.37 (0.24; 0.49)  
EDI-2 ID 935 0.82 (0.78; 0.86) 0.57 (0.54; 0.60) 0.40 (0.27; 0.53)  
EDI-2 IA 935 0.98 (0.93; 1.02) 0.54 (0.50; 0.58) 0.67 (0.54; 0.80)  
EDI-2 MF 935 0.93 (0.89; 0.97) 0.68 (0.64; 0.72) 0.39 (0.26; 0.51)  
EDI-2 AS 935 0.86 (0.82; 0.90) 0.58 (0.54; 0.61) 0.46 (0.33; 0.59)  
EDI-2 IR 935 0.44 (0.41; 0.47) 0.26 (0.24; 0.29) 0.42 (0.29; 0.55)  
EDI-2 SI 935 0.95 (0.92; 0.99) 0.67 (0.63; 0.70) 0.48 (0.35; 0.61)  
  1. Note. All pre to post changes are significant with p < 0.001. AN anorexia nervosa, AN+BPD anorexia nervosa with comorbid Borderline personality disorder, M = estimated marginal mean, SE standard error, d = Cohen’s d (calculated with the standard deviation of the pre-treatment values), BMI body mass index, BSI DEP = T-score for the depression scale of the Brief Symptom Inventory, BSI GSI = T-score for the global severity index of the Brief Symptom Inventory, GAF Global Assessment of Functioning. Abbreviations for the Eating Disorder Inventory 2 (EDI-2) scales: TO total, DT drive for thinness, BU bulimia, BD body dissatisfaction, IN ineffectiveness, PE perfectionism, ID interpersonal distrust, IA interoceptive awareness, MF maturity fears, AS asceticism, IR impulse regulation, SI social insecurity