Eating disorders (CG9)
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Eating disorders: Core interventions in the treatment and management of anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa and related eating disorders
The NICE eating disorders clinical guideline covers physical and psychological treatments, treatment with medicines, and what kinds of services best help people with eating disorders.
The guideline looks at eating disorders for children aged 8 years through to adults. It covers anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and related eating disorders, in particular, binge eating disorder. It does not look at obesity, or how to diagnose or treat an eating problem that has been caused by another physical or mental disorder.
This guidance has been incorporated into the following NICE Pathways, along with other related guidance and products.
Visit the NICE Pathway: eating disorders
This page was last updated: 06 January 2014
Information for the public
Following the recent surveillance review decision, a standard update of this guideline will be scheduled into the work programme. Details of the update will be available on the guidelines in development webpage.
Next review date: TBC
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