Identification, Assessment & Management of Anorexia Nervosa

Case: Conclusion

Eating Disorders & Recovery
Knowledge Translation Commentary

The production of serotonin is dependent on adequate nutrition.

Depression is a common comorbidity of eating disorders.

SSRIs lack efficacy when nutrition is not restored.

Work with patients to help them understand the relationship between nutrition and their wellbeing and help them find their own motivation for recovery.

Final thoughts