Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Eating Disorder Screening and Diagnostic Tools for the Veteran Healthcare System|
Robin M Masheb
||West Haven, CT
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||Health Services R&D
|| December 2018 -
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Eating disorders are serious psychiatric disorders that are associated with a range of significant health problems, including elevated mortality and suicide rates. A recent systematic review found prevalence rates of eating disorders among Veteran and Service Members to be comparable to or higher than prevalence estimates for the general population. Our pilot data, as well as published data by others, has demonstrated that 15-25% of Veterans meet diagnostic criteria for eating disorders when ass...
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