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4:59 AM | February 08, 2013
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Eating disorders are mental disorders with physical complications. Sometimes lots of them. I’ve blogged before about medical complications that are likely to come up in an emergency room setting, but that was a while ago. So I thought today I’ll focus specifically on medical complications  that occur in bulimia nervosa (BN) as a result of purging (self-induced vomiting, laxative abuse, and diuretic abuse). These complications are particularly important because patients with BN […]

Mehler, P. (2010). Medical complications of bulimia nervosa and their treatments, International Journal of Eating Disorders, DOI:

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