Flashcards in Bulimia Nervosa Deck (6)
What is the eating cycle involved?
Eating binges followed by purging
Will you be able to see physical changes or weight loss?
Client usually remains at a normal weight
Besides purging, what other methods are used to lose weight?
Vomiting, enemas, drugs (speed), diuretics, diets, and pills
What are the medical complications associated with bulimia nervosa?
tooth decay, electrolyte imbalances, ulcers, cardiac arrhythmias
Saftey is a concern in clients with bulimia nervosa bc of ___ ___