Multidisciplinary Management of Eating Disorders

Multidisciplinary Management of Eating Disorders

Hardcover(1st ed. 2018)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9783319641300
Publisher: Springer International Publishing
Publication date: 07/03/2018
Edition description: 1st ed. 2018
Pages: 257
Product dimensions: 7.01(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)

About the Author

Alastair W McKinlay, BSc (Edin), MB ChB, FRCPEd, FRCP(Glas)

Consultant Gastroenterologist, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, Foresterhill, Aberdeen.

Dr McKinlay trained in Edinburgh, Glasgow and Aberdeen, and has a specialist interest in nutrition. He has particular interests in functional gastrointestinal disease and the management of eating disorders.

He was part of the team that developed the NHS Health Improvement Scotland (HIS) Standards for Nutritional Care, has chaired the Scottish branch of the British Association for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (BAPEN) and is a former President of the Scottish Society for Gastroenterology.

He has over 25 years experience as gastroenterologist working in a busy teaching hospital and is Physician to the Eden Unit, the specialist inpatient facility for patients in the North of Scotland with eating disorders.

Jane B. Morris, MA, MB, BChir (Cantab), MRCPsych

Consultant Psychiatrist, Eden Unit, Royal Cornhill Hospital, Aberdeen

Dr Morris trained in Medical Psychotherapy and CAMHS, and her current specialism is eating disorders. She is the Chair of ScotFED (the Faculty of Eating Disorders of the Royal College of Psychiatry in Scotland) and EEATS (Eating Disorders

Education & Training Scotland). For a number of years she was a designated medical practitioner with the Scottish Mental Welfare Commission.

Dr Morris edited and co-wrote the ABC of Eating Disorders and has published reviews, papers, articles and blogs in various journals . She sees herself as first and foremost a clinician, rather than a research scientist, and has learned most from working closely with patients and their families.

Table of Contents

Understanding Anorexic Behaviour.- Medical Assessment.- How do medical conditions interact with Eating Disorders?.- The Medical Management of Inpatients with Anorexia Nervosa. Care on the General Medical Ward.- Medicolegal Aspects.- Working with Parents, Partners and Other Carers.- Eating and feeding disorders in children and adolescents.- Management of Over Activity and Compulsive Exercise in the Treatment of People with Eating Disorders.- The Management of Eating Disorders where there is a Comorbid Personality Disorder.- Management of Eating Disorders when there is also substance misuse.- Management of eating disorders in patients with Type 1 (Insulin Dependent) Diabetes.- Perinatal Illness in Eating Disorders.- Managing Transitions in the Treatment of Eating Disorders.- Severe and Enduring Eating Disorders.- The Compassionate Management of a Death.

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