Journal of Obesity & Metabolic Syndrome



Korean J Obes 2013; 22(2): 73-76

Published online June 30, 2013

Copyright © Korean Society for the Study of Obesity.

Measures of Eating Behaviors

Kayoung Lee*

Department of Family Medicine, Busan Paik Hospital, Inje University College of Medicine

This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial License ( which permits unrestricted non-commercial use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

The assessment tools of eating behavior are useful in assessing eating disorder and examining the relationship between eating behavior and weight. This review summarizes the eating behavior assessment tools (Eating disorder inventory, the Eating attitudes test, the Three-factor eating questionnaire, the Restraint scale, the Dutch eating behavior questionnaire, and the Childrens eating behavior inventory) which were translated into Korean versions and were either standardized or analyzed for reliability or validity.

Keywords: Eating behavior, Eating disorder, Eating attitude

The subscales of eating behavior measures

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