Eyes on Evidence : psychotherapy for anorexia nervosa

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence - NICE
National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE)
Publication date:
12 August 2014


A randomised controlled trial in Germany reports that focal psychodynamic therapy and enhanced cognitive behavioural therapy are no better than usual psychotherapy for weight gain in women with anorexia nervosa.  

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