Eating disorders

eating disorders

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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


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

SIGN provides best practice advice on care of obesity

2010-04-01T00:00:00+01:00By Dr Matthew Capehorn

Dr Matt Capehorn reiterates the importance of primary care in the prevention and management of the obesity epidemic

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