Acute Medical Management Interventions for Children and Youth with Eating Disorders


( Last Updated : August 6, 2021)
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RB1584-000

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  1. What is the clinical effectiveness of acute medical management interventions for children and youth with eating disorders in inpatient settings?
  2. What are the evidence-based guidelines regarding the acute medical management of children and youth with eating disorders in inpatient settings?

Key Message

​One systematic review, 3 randomized controlled trials, and 13 non-randomized studies were identified regarding the clinical effectiveness of acute medical management interventions for children and youth with eating disorders in inpatient settings.

One evidence-based guideline regarding the acute medical management of children and youth with eating disorders in inpatient settings was identified.