It helps primary care practitioners recognise eating disorders in people presenting with other problems, while the section on comorbidity discusses the treatment of eating disorders existing with other conditions
It spans, and differentiates, eating and feeding disorders from diagnosis to their management and treatment
The ABC of Eating Disorders is accessible sufferers will find it provides a useful background to self help materials, and their lay carers will be able to appreciate its intelligent and compassionate approach.
This new title in the successful ABC series describes working with families, children and other specialist populations, such as the elderly, men and minority groups
With a focus on primary care, this ABC touches on the medico-legal aspects and ethical issues of treating eating disorders and specialist referral