Chapter 7. Eating Disorders and Dual Diagnosis

  1. Professor G. Hussein Rassool MSc, BA, RN, FETC, RCNT, RNT MILT, FRSH Cert. Ed., Cert. Couns., Cert in Supervision & Consultation1,2,3
  1. M. Abuel-Ealeh and
  2. R. Barrett

Published Online: 11 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470774953.ch7

Dual Diagnosis Nursing

Dual Diagnosis Nursing

How to Cite

Abuel-Ealeh, M. and Barrett, R. (2006) Eating Disorders and Dual Diagnosis, in Dual Diagnosis Nursing (ed G. H. Rassool), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470774953.ch7

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Addiction & Mental Health, Departamento de Psiquiatria e Ciências Humanas da Escola de Enfermagem de Ribeirão Preto da Universidade de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil

  2. 2

    Visiting Professor Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil

  3. 3

    Formerly Senior Lecturer in Addictive Behaviour, Department of Addictive Behaviour & Psychological Medicine, Centre for Addiction Studies, St George's Hospital, University of London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 30 OCT 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405119023

Online ISBN: 9780470774953

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Keywords:

  • eating disorders;
  • starvation;
  • anorexia nervosa;
  • bulimia nervosa;
  • emotional regulation

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Anorexia Nervosa

  • Bulimia

  • Aetiology of Eating Disorders

  • Contextualising Eating Disorders with Dual Diagnosis

  • Eating Disorders and Substance Misuse

  • Approaches to the Care and Treatment of People with Eating Disorders

  • Nursing Care of People with Eating Disorders

  • Preventative Aspects

  • Conclusion

  • References