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Published: 03 December 2015

280 Pages


ISBN: 9780198715603

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Eating Disorders: The Facts

Seventh Edition

Suzanne Abraham

The Facts Series

  • Features numerous case histories and patient perspectives, which provide practical realistic examples throughout
  • Includes invaluable resource section with suggested further reading and contact information for patient self-help/support groups
  • Includes key point boxes at the start of each chapter to quickly summarise important concepts covered in the text.

New to this Edition:

  • Definitions of individual eating disorders have been updated to take into account 'binge eating disorder' and 'avoidant/restrictive feeding and eating disorder'
  • New topics discussed include contribution of epigenetics (in utero contribution) and attachment in perinatal and early years
  • Obesity and binge eating disorder have been revised to take into account gastric sleeves, outcome data, and the onset of eating disorders following bariatric surgery

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