Priority 3 from the Eating Disorders (Netherlands) PSP
|UNCERTAINTY: Is it more effective to address the eating disorder symptoms first or the underlying problems? (JLA PSP Priority 3)
|JLA question ID
|The controversy about what to treat first, the eating disorder symptoms, the underlying problems or the function of the disorder, remain and have never been tested in a clinical trial.
|Health Research Classification System category
|Extra information provided by this PSP
|Original uncertainty examples
|A) What is the best approach for the treatment of eating disorders? First address the underlying problems or eating habits? B) Can a patient only effectively participate in psychological therapy if he or she has a certain body weight?
|Clinician x 4, Patients x 29, Carers x 2
|PSP unique ID
|Eating Disorders (Netherlands)
|Total number of uncertainties identified by this PSP
|Date of priority setting workshop
|3 June 2016