Practice guideline for the treatment of patients with eating disorders
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Practice guideline for the treatment of patients with eating disorders

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Published by The Association in Washington, D.C .
Written in English


  • Eating disorders -- Treatment,
  • Anorexia nervosa.,
  • Bulimia.

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Edition Notes

StatementAmerican Psychiatric Association.
SeriesAmerican Psychiatric Association practice guidelines, American journal of psychiatry -- v. 163, no. 7 Suppl.
The Physical Object
Pagination54 p.
Number of Pages54
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19557454M

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Grilo serves on the editorial boards of the Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, Behaviour Research and Therapy, Obesity, Obesity Surgery, International Journal of Eating Disorders, Journal of Psychiatric Practice, and International Journal of Clinical and Health Psychology/5(3). Currently, several evidence-based clinical guidelines for eating disorders are in progress (e.g., Germany, the United States). Because developing and updating clinical guidelines is time-consuming and complex, an international coordination of guideline development, for example, across the European Union, would be desirable. decision-making with adult patients who have an eating disorder. The adopted guideline indicates that while APA practice guidelines are for the care of adults, this particular guideline for eating disorders includes recommendations that apply to adolescents, since anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa often begin during this Size: KB. In addition to thorough extended discussion and coverage of all assessment and treatment topics encompassed by the third edition of the American Psychiatric Association's "Practice Guideline for 4/5(2).

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