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Legal Aspects of End-of-Life Care in Severe Anorexia Nervosa

Dr Martin Curtice, Dr Rhiannon Kihara

Anorexia nervosa has the highest mortality rate of any psychiatric illness. Its management can be complicated as people with the condition can resist efforts to enable them to eat and drink. Ethical, medico-legal and psychological issues need careful exploration when considering compulsory treatment. This article summarises the judgment from the... Read full article

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