What the emergency department needs to know when caring for your patients with eating disorders.

@article{Mascolo2012WhatTE,
  title={What the emergency department needs to know when caring for your patients with eating disorders.},
  author={Margherita Mascolo and Stacy A. Trent and Christopher B. Colwell and Philip S Mehler},
  journal={The International journal of eating disorders},
  year={2012},
  volume={45 8},
  pages={977-81}
}
OBJECTIVE In this article, we will examine the most common emergency department presentations of eating disorder patients, review the pathophysiologic changes that lead to such presentations, and discuss the appropriate management of each patient. METHOD Literature review of current practices. RESULTS This article serves as a guide for ED physicians… CONTINUE READING