Eating Disorders Part 1 & 2 : Recent Advances in Treatment



Anorexia is the 3rd most common chronic illness among adolescents. Research shows that early detection and prompt intervention may prevent as many as two‚Äźthirds of patients from developing a more serious eating disorder. Dr. Sara Buckelew discusses how to identify an eating disorder, early intervention and prevention. Recorded on 11/05/2014. Series: “UCSF Osher Center for Integrative Medicine presents Mini Medical School for the Public” [1/2015] [Health and Medicine] [Show ID: 28906]

Eating disorders are highly prevalent among the adolescent
population. They are life threatening and require urgent attention.
Daniel Le Grange, UCSF Professor of Psychiatry and of Pediatrics, Division of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, looks at the prevalence and mortality of eating disorders. He discusses inpatient and outpatient treatment and the role of the family. Recorded on 11/12/2014. Series: “UCSF Osher Center for Integrative Medicine presents Mini Medical School for the Public” [2/2015] [Health and Medicine] [Show ID: 28907]

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