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Authors: Terry Carney (University of Sydney, Australia), David Tait (University of Canberra, Australia), Stephen Touyz (University of Sydney, Australia), Miriam Ingvarson (Mental Health Legal Center, Australia),Dominique Saunders and Alison Wakefield 
Book Description:
Eating disorders comprise a diverse group, which include anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, binge eating disorder, and other non specific eating disorders. Recently the rising incidence of obesity in the population and in particular childhood obesity, has attracted attention in western countries. This book concentrates mainly on anorexia nervosa, not in a vain attempt to find a ‘representative’ eating disorder, but because it encapsulates wider medico-legal and socio-ethical dilemmas around the use of coercion in the management of an often chronic and unresponsive condition, especially in adulthood.

Table of Contents:
Preface
CHAPTER 1: ‘Introduction’

CHAPTER 2: ‘Legislative and Clinical Contexts’

CHAPTER 3: ‘Regulating Life and Death Decisions?’

CHAPTER 4: ‘Social & Medical Understandings’

CHAPTER 5: ‘Clinical & Psychological Responses to Eating Disorders: New insights, new therapies’

CHAPTER 6: ‘When is Coercion Indicated or Utilized by Clinicians?’

CHAPTER 7: ‘Evaluating the ‘Therapeutic’ Implications of Different Configurations of Legal Coercion’

CHAPTER 8: ‘The Interface between Formal and Extra-legal Forms of Influence and Coercion’

CHAPTER 9: ‘Nutritional Issues: Procedures and Experiences in Risk Management’

CHAPTER 10: ‘Patient/carer Perspectives on Treatment & Control’

CHAPTER 11: ‘Patient “Voice” in Anorexia Nervosa Management’

CHAPTER 12: ‘Conclusions’

Index

   Binding: Hardcover
   Pub. Date: 2006
   ISBN: 1-60021-069-4
   Status: AV
  
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