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Anorexia Nervosa
A case study of a patient with anorexia nervosa.
# 114616 | 1,103 words | 3 sources | APA | 2009 | US


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Description:

This paper explains the eating disorder Anorexia nervosa with the use of a case study. The author describes the case about Amy who was a teenage when she developed this eating disorder. Discussing the criteria for anorexia, the author shows how Amy was diagnosed with anorexia nervosa and the other severe symptoms that may possibly come with the disease. The paper also lists several treatment methods for anorexia nervosa including healthy eating plans and good family support.

Outline:
Anorexia Nervosa
DSM-IV Criteria
Amy
Potential Affects of Severe Anorexia
Treatment
Works Cited

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Lucas, Alexander R. Demystifying Anorexia Nervosa: An Optimistic Guide to Understanding and Healing. New York: Oxford University Press, 2004. Questia. 4 Mar. 2008 <http://www.questia.com/PM.qst?a=o&d=103545949>.
  • Powell, Dr. John & Sharpe, Dr Michael, Reviewers. (2005). Anorexia nervosa. (Based on a text by Dr Rene Stoving, Dr Kirsten Horder and Dr Paul Klenerman.). 4 Mar. 2008 <http://www.netdoctor.co.uk/diseases/facts/anorexianervosa.htm>.
  • Table I. (2003) The Cleveland Clinic Foundation. 4 Mar. 2008 <http://www.clevelandclinicmeded.com/medicalpubs/diseasemanagement/psychiatry/eating/table1.htm>.

Cite this Case Study:

APA Format

Anorexia Nervosa (2009, June 17) Retrieved April 17, 2024, from https://www.academon.com/case-study/anorexia-nervosa-114616/

MLA Format

"Anorexia Nervosa" 17 June 2009. Web. 17 April. 2024. <https://www.academon.com/case-study/anorexia-nervosa-114616/>

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