Treating eating disorders – medico-legal considerations

Early recognition and appropriate referral of patients with eating disorders is vital to maximise the chance of successful treatment. The MDU’s Dr Kathryn Leask has advice for GPs on the dilemmas that can arise

by Dr Kathryn Leask
GP in consultation with a young female patient
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