Eating disorders

eating disorders

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Top tips: eating disorders

2019-03-28T17:25:00+00:00By Dr Dominique Thompson

Dr Dominique Thompson offers 10 top tips for general practice on the role of GPs in managing eating disorders, including signs to look out for, the right questions to ask, and the need for referral without delay

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Eating disorders: patients need early diagnosis and rapid treatment

2016-12-15T00:00:00+00:00By Dr Richard Sly

Dr Richard Sly explains how early diagnosis and treatment is crucial in eating disorders and why GPs should recognise and refer patients for prompt intervention

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GPs need to signpost children with obesity to good local services

2015-11-01T00:00:00+00:00By

Professor Julian Hamilton-Shield explains the thinking behind the NICE quality standard on prevention and lifestyle weight management in children and young people with obesity

Sustained behavioural change is needed for management of obesity

2010-05-01T00:00:00+01:00By Dr Kevin McConville

Dr Kevin McConville outlines the SIGN recommendations on the classification, prevention, and treatment of overweight and obesity in adults and children

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