1st Edition

Eating Disorders A Patient-Centered Approach

    Providing a wide range of questions for all doctors wishing to take the Professional and Linguistics Board Test required for foreign nationals who want to practice in the UK, this title is a comprehensive primer for the examination. Presented in a workbook style, with spaces for the answers to be entered, it provides a wide range of questions examining over 1250 extended matching questions. It also includes contact details for key UK medical organizations and institutions and guidance to PLAB candidates from the General Medical Council.

    Magnitude of the problem. The eating disorders: anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa. The illness experience: eating disorders from the patient's perspective. Understanding the whole person: Rose's story. The patient-clinician relationship. Management and finding common ground. A patient-centered approach to eating disorders.


    Kathleen M Berg, J Hurley Dermot, James A McSherry, Nancy E. Strange