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A Clinical Guide to Eating Disorders

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ISBN :  9781632425034

Publisher :   Foster Academics

Language :   English

Category :   Medical Science

Publication Year :  2017

Price : USD  144.00

Description :  Abnormal eating habits which adversely impact human health are called eating disorders. They are often regarded as mental disorders. The major types of eating disorders include anorexia nervosa, binge eating disorder, pica, restrictive food intake disorder, rumination disorder, etc. This book unfolds the innovative aspects of this subject which will be crucial for the progress of this field in the future. Some of the diverse topics covered in the text address the varied sub-fields that fall under this subject. For all readers who are interested in this area of psychiatry, the case studies included in this book will serve as excellent guide to develop a comprehensive understanding. It will prove to be immensely beneficial to students and researchers in this field.

Author/Editor : 
Lewis Humphries
Lewis Humphries received his MPhil in Medical Science (Psychiatry) from the University of Cambridge, United Kingdom. His academic and clinical interests lie in the diagnosis and treatment of anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa. Humphries holds prominent memberships of international medical associations and has been an active participant at international conferences and forums. He also serves as a guest lecturer for universities across United States and Australia.