Treatment of eating disorders in a division of adolescent medicine

Martin Fisher, Jennifer Burns, Heather Symons, Marcie Schneider

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Abstract

We present a report on a study of 638 adolescent patients with eating disorders treated at the North Shore University Hospital between 1980 and 1994. Data from the study are presented in this paper, together with a discussion of the implications for treatment in adolescent medicine settings.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)283-295
Number of pages13
JournalInternational Journal of Adolescent Medicine and Health
Volume14
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2002

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Keywords

  • Demographics
  • Eating disorders
  • Health-risk behaviors
  • Weight-related behaviors

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health

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