• Speaker: Implement clinical considerations in treatment of common eating disorders

    7 monthes ago - By Healio

    Clinicians should implement specific evidence-based treatments for various eating disorders, according to a presenter at the NEI Max Virtual Conference.
    Leslie Citrome, MD, MPH, clinical professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences at New York Medical College in New York, provided an overview of treatment for three eating disorders that occur mainly in adults: anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorder.
    “Anorexia nervosa is characterized by an intense fear of weight gain and a very disturbed body image, which motivates very severe dietary restriction,” Citrome
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