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The inpatient management of physical activity in young people with anorexia nervosa.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  18059074     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
This study investigates the management of physical activity in young inpatients with anorexia nervosa. Through telephone interviews and postal surveys inpatient units across the UK were asked about written documents regarding physical activity management, how they viewed healthy exercise, how they assessed physical fitness to engage in activity, the management approaches taken, provision of education and support around this issue and range of activities provided. Results indicated that a variety of approaches were taken, with little consensus between units, although the majority of approaches did involve some form of restriction, frequently determined by weight criteria. There were few substantial written documents to guide practice and a range of interpretations of healthy exercise. The findings are discussed and suggestions made for research to explore this area further and to inform the development of effective interventions.
Authors:
Sarah Davies; Komal Parekh; Kaisa Etelapaa; David Wood; Tony Jaffa
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  European eating disorders review : the journal of the Eating Disorders Association     Volume:  16     ISSN:  1099-0968     ISO Abbreviation:  Eur Eat Disord Rev     Publication Date:  2008 Sep 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2008-08-26     Completed Date:  2008-11-18     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9436977     Medline TA:  Eur Eat Disord Rev     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  334-40     Citation Subset:  IM    
Copyright Information:
(c) 2007 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd and Eating Disorders Association.
Affiliation:
The Phoenix Centre, Cambridge, UK.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Anorexia Nervosa / rehabilitation,  therapy*
Documentation
Exercise*
Humans
Inpatients*
Interviews as Topic
Motor Activity
Patient Care Planning
Questionnaires

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