Priority 18 from the Eating Disorders (Netherlands) PSP

UNCERTAINTY: What is an effective treatment for men with eating disorders?  (JLA PSP Priority 18)
Overall ranking 18
JLA question ID 0039/18
Explanatory note Not available 

Raevuori, A., Keski-Rahkonen, A., & Hoek, H., W. (2014). A review of eating disorders in males. Current Opinion in Psychiatry, 27(6), 426-430

Bunnell, D. W. (2016). Gender Socialization, Countertransference and the Treatment of Men with Eating Disorders. Clinical Social Work Journal Clin Soc Work J, 44(1), 99-104. doi:10.1007/s10615-015-0564-z

Health Research Classification System category Mental Health
Extra information provided by this PSP
Original uncertainty examples In particular, the target group boys. There is little is to be found with respect to the treatment and possible hospitalization.
Submitted by Clinicians x 2, Carers x 1
PSP information
PSP unique ID 0039
PSP name Eating Disorders (Netherlands)
Total number of uncertainties identified by this PSP 77  
Date of priority setting workshop 3 June 2016