Search results for "Eating Disorders"
Not enough evidence to recommend for or against screening for eating disorders, Task Force says
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force commissioned a systematic review that found no trials directly assessing the benefits or harms of screening for eating disorders in normal-weight or overweight adolescents and adults, leading to an insufficient, or I, recommendation.
22 Mar 2022
Detecting eating disorders in midlife
Internists are well positioned to spot eating disorder symptoms in older adults, who can suffer more serious consequences of the condition.
1 Feb 2021
Weighing options for mid-life women
Talking about diet and exercise habits in mid-life can help guard against incremental weight gain.
1 Feb 2023
Eating disorders may cast a wider-than-expected net
This issue also covers extended lifespans for Down syndrome, the future of primary care, and subclinical hypothyroidism.
1 Feb 2021
Strong evidence for CBT, medications in treating binge-eating disorder, review finds
Physicians in practice may not know what to make of this newly defined disorder, which may be challenging to detect because of the shame that is often involved, according to an editorial.
28 Jun 2016
How to spot eating disorders in primary care
Learn how doctors can best spot conditions such as anorexia or binge eating, and talk to patients about their eating disorders.
1 Feb 2013
ACP Internist is online and coming to your mailbox
The next issue of ACP Internist is online, featuring stories about eating disorders, patient self-management and skin cancer.
12 Feb 2013
Searching for signs of eating disorders
Internists are often the first clinicians to see signs of an eating disorder, with the rapid or extreme changes in weight apparent both in person and from the history recorded in a patient's chart. But primary care clinicians may sometimes be afraid to ask about it because they are unsure how to handle what they might learn.
1 Feb 2013
Get hip to hip pain assessment
HIPROT becomes an easy acronym to remember when evaluating hip pain, one expert said at Internal Medicine Meeting 2022.
1 Jul 2022
Proposed updates for DSM-5 released
Rosuvastatin approved for patients without heart diseaseAED, IV equipment recalled
16 Feb 2010