Eating disorders: Screening, identification & Referral Guide
About this resource
Eating disorders are complex mental illnesses with a range of potentially life-threatening medical complications. This guide can help you identify and assess eating disorders through common physical, behavioural and psychological symptoms and signs.
Neurocircuit function in eating disorders
OBJECTIVE: Eating disorders are serious psychosomatic disorders with high morbidity and lifetime mortality.Read more
Young people's experiences of brief inpatient treatment for anorexia nervosa.
AIM: To understand the experiences of young people with anorexia admitted to hospital for brief stays and to inform the design of contemporary inpatient treatment to better suit their needs in the context of a significant shift in practice from longer hospital admissions to shorter stays.Read more
Interpersonal psychotherapy for eating disorders.
Interpersonal psychotherapy (IPT) is a leading evidence-based treatment for those eating disorders in which binge eating is a feature.Read more
Reflections on involuntary treatment in the prevention of fatal anorexia nervosa: A review of five cases
Involuntary treatment in the prevention of fatal anorexia nervosa (AN) is still controversial.Read more