Journal article

Current Therapeutic Approach in EDNOS

F Fernandez-Aranda, I Krug, N Riesco, IM Sanchez-Diaz

European Psychiatry | Cambridge University Press (CUP) | Published : 2009

Abstract

Background and aims:Despite the high prevalence of EDNOS only a small proportion of individuals with this disorder seek treatment, which may be due in part to difficulties in finding specialized treatment settings for EDNOS and the high costs and logistics associated with face-to-face individual psychotherapy. This omission is critical since there is evidence that the severity of psychopathology and degree of secondary psychosocial impairment in those with EDNOS are comparable to those seen in patients with anorexia nervosa (AN) or bulimia nervosa (BN). There has been hardly any research on the treatment of atypical EDs other than the promising effort on BED, for which Cognitive Behavior The..

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