Term Eating Disorders Treatment
Code RP-6400.1900
Definition Multidisciplinary programs, often offered on an inpatient basis with post-discharge outpatient therapy, that provide comprehensive diagnostic and treatment services for individuals who have anorexia nervosa, binge-eating disorder, bulimia or a related eating disorder. Treatment depends on the specific type of eating disorder involved but typically involves psychotherapy, nutrition education, family counseling, medication and hospitalization, if required, to stabilize the patient's health.
Created 5/25/11
Changed 4/16/12
Use References
See Also References BMI/Body Composition Screening (LF-4900.1150)
Body Image Education (RR-5150.5000-100)
Eating Disorders Screening (RP-5000.5000-200)
Healthy Eating Programs (LH-2700.6000-300)
Pediatric Feeding Disorders Programs (LT-1750.6350)
Swallowing Disorders Clinics (LT-1750.8290)
Weight Management (LT-9500)
Weight Related Support Groups (PN-8100.0500-900)
External Classification Terms Ambulatory & Primary Health Care (NTE E30)
Eating Disorder & Addictions (NTE F53)
Eating Disorders (NPC F03.07)
Mental Health/Addictions (AIRS MH-500)
Mental Health/Addictions (CAN MH-500)
Patient Care/Health Care Delivery (NPC E09)
Weight Watching/Diet Control (UW 3.5.09.02)
Related Concepts Children and Youth
Facet Service
Comments
Bibliographic References "Eating Disorders: Treatment and Drugs", Mayo Clinic, http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/eating-disorders/DS00294/DSECTION=treatments-and-drugs

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