Evidence-based treatment of anorexia nervosa
Article first published online: 25 APR 2005
Copyright © 2005 Wiley Periodicals, Inc.
International Journal of Eating Disorders
Special Issue: Special Issue on Anorexia Nervosa
Volume 37, Issue S1, pages S26–S30, 2005
How to Cite
Fairburn, C. G. (2005), Evidence-based treatment of anorexia nervosa. Int. J. Eat. Disord., 37: S26–S30. doi: 10.1002/eat.20112
- Issue published online: 25 APR 2005
- Article first published online: 25 APR 2005
- Manuscript Accepted: 29 DEC 2004
- anorexia nervosa;
- family therapy
This paper addresses the question “Is evidence-based treatment of anorexia nervosa possible?” “Barely” is the conclusion drawn. New forms of treatment are needed for adults with anorexia nervosa, and the true value of family-based treatment for adolescents has yet to be established. © 2005 by Wiley Periodicals, Inc.