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1

What are the 3 eating disorder types?

-Anorexia Nervosa
-Bulemia Nervosa
-Binge eating Disorder

2

Which ones have suicide with them?

-Culimia and anorexia
-hospitalize them

3

DSM criteria for Anorexia nervosa

-don't eat
-fear of gaining weight
-distorted perception of body weight and shape

4

What is the restricting type of anorexia nervosa?

-3 months of no binging or purging
-excessive exercising, fasting

5

What is the bing-eating/purging type of anorexia nervosa

-3 months of the binging and purging behaviors

6

Are these ppl underweight ?

yes
-they will try to lose weight fuh sho

7

What is weight loss viewed as in these people?

-a form of control

8

What complications do we really have to worry about with these pts?

-cardiac cardiac cardiac!!!!

9

What will happen to their brain?

-atrophy

10

Should we replenish these ppl slowly?

-yes
-don't rehydrate or feed pts beyond their current capacity

11

Which drug do we really want to avoid in these ppl?-

-Bupropion
-increased seizure risk with binging and purging
-and TCAs (cardiotoxicity- Qtc prolongation)

12

What BMI are we starting to get into anorexia at?

-18

13

What makes Bulemics tricky?

-they can be pretty much any body weight!

14

What is the best treatment usually?

-psychotherapy!

15

What drug is the only drug indicated for bulemia?

-Fluoxetine!

16

What tx is for binge eating disorder?

-Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate)

17

Gender dysphoria?

-strong desire to be another gender