Study supports aggressive nutrition therapy for anorexia

12/20/2011 | Medscape (free registration)

Adolescents with anorexia nervosa may need more aggressive hospital nutrition programs because the rehabilitation strategy of starting with low-calorie diets and going slow is not supported by scientific evidence, according to researchers at the University of California, San Francisco. The study in the Journal of Adolescent Health linked a higher-calorie diet with faster weight gains and shorter hospital stays.

View Full Article in:

Medscape (free registration)

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Chief Financial Officer
B. E. Smith
Miramar, FL
Director of ASO Department
Bluegrass Family Health
Lexington-or could be in Nashville, TN, KY
Claims Director
Springfield, OR
Mgr NGS Provider Enrollment (I)
National Government Services - WellPoint
Harrisburg, PA
NGS Provider Enrollment Rep
National Government Services - WellPoint
Harrisburg, PA