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Chapter 19: Eating Disorders
Mary Pat Turon-Findley, MS, RD, LD

Contributors and Peer Reviewers
Foreword and Preface


Chapter 19 Contents


Classification and Diagnosis of Eating Disorders   

DSM-V Axis Definitions
Physical Presentation
Etiology of Eating Disorders

Nutrition in Eating Disorders   

Nutrition Assessment
Nutrition Requirements
Laboratory Assessment

Nutrition Support in Eating Disorders    

Milieu Management
Nutrition Support Order Set
Oral Nutrition and Meal-Planning Guidelines
Enteral Nutrition Support and Route of Feeding
Parenteral Nutrition
Monitoring Nutrition Interventions

Refeeding Syndrome   

Definition and Incidence
Pathophysiology and Characteristics of Starvation and Refeeding Prevention and Therapy

Learning Objectives

  1. Discuss the basic macronutrient and micronutrient needs in the patient with an eating disorder.

  2. Determine assessment tools for management of treatment in a patient with an eating disorder or disordered eating.

  3. Summarize the rationale for providing oral nutrition vs enteral nutrition or parenteral nutrition in patients with eating disorders.

  4. Identify patients at risk for refeeding syndrome and identify key monitoring parameters in its prevention and treatment.

  5. Acknowledge that disordered eating can be identified along with or independent of an eating disorder diagnosis with similar criteria, assessment, concerns, and treatment.


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