Priority 19 from the Eating Disorders (Netherlands) PSP

UNCERTAINTY: What is the relationship between the eating disorder and the other co-morbid disorders?  (JLA PSP Priority 19)
Overall ranking 19
JLA question ID 0039/19
Explanatory note Not available

Calero-Elvira A, Krug I, Davis K, Lopez C, Fernandez-Aranda F, Treasure J. META-ANALYSIS on drugs in people with eating disorders. Eur Eat Disord Rev 2009; 17(4):243-259

Gadalla T, Piran N. Co-occurrence of eating disorders and alcohol use disorders in women: a meta analysis. Arch Womens Ment Health 2007; 10(4):133-140

Health Research Classification System category Mental Health
Extra information provided by this PSP
Original uncertainty examples A) Is the behavior and mindset of someone with Binge Eating Disorder similar to the behavior and mindset of for example, an alcoholic or drug addict? B) I curious about the relationship between eating disorders and ADHD. C) I'm curious about the relationship between eating disorders and other mental health problems, especially compulsive symptoms. How often does this go hand in hand?
Submitted by Clinicians x 1, Carers x 4, Patients x 22
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