Medical Care Standards Guide

Medical Care Standards Guide

Eating Disorders: Critical Points for Early Recognition and Medical Risk Management in the Care of Individuals with Eating Disorders

Often referred to as, "the purple brochure," this guide from the Academy for Eating Disorders' (AED) Medical Care Standards Task Force, is intended as a resource to promote recognition of, and risk management in the care of, those with eating disorders.  

The guide offers:

- Important facts about eating disorders
- Presenting signs and symptoms
- Early Recognition
- Information on a comprehensive assessment
- Reference about Refeeding Syndrome and Undereating
- Goals of treatment
- Timely interventions
- And information on ongoing management

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The Guide is endorsed by:

American Academy of Pediatrics
American Psychiatric Association
Canadian Paediatric Society
Colegio de PediatrÍa de Nuevo León
Mexican Ministry of Health
Secretaria de Salud de México, Gobierno Federal
Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine