Essay: Discussion on Eating Disorders
The three eating disorders classified as most literature and past researches puts them to be might not really skyrocket as it is today. This is because there are various pitfalls in the conducted studies that the study on the eating disorders relies on. This are mentioned as researcher’s limitation, limitation due to respondent participatory part, technical and methodological approach to the study and the theoretical foundation of that is based on the models of identity and ego identity that does not encompass neurological factors, social environmental factors, psychological factors and genetic factors.
6.0 Recommendations for future researchers
For future studies, the following should be observed to enhance credibility of the results.
6.1 Sample selection
The study sample should be inclusive of cross cultural persons not only a few individuals’ within a region or institution and then results generalized.
6.2 Technical parameters
Constructs for measuring the categories of eating disorders should be updated to increase sufficiency up to 98% to 99% rather than the present 92%. Through checking of pitfalls that reduce that efficiency.
6.3 Theoretical framework
The theoretical foundations for the studies related to the study of eating disorders should incorporate the neurological factors, social environmental factors, psychological factors and genetic factors in order to enhance accuracy of study outcomes.