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  • Print publication year: 2020
  • Online publication date: June 2020

Chapter 5 - Ethical and Medico-legal Issues

Summary

This chapter introduces the reader to current treatments for Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia Nervosa. Much of the evidence is summarised within NICE guidelines (and APA and Australian and New Zealand guidelines) but in this chapter, treatment is also linked to the age of the patient and stage of the illness. Although this chapter is lengthy it is one of the three core chapters.

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