Adolescent Medicine

Adolescent & Young Adult Medicine at Westmead Hospital

Useful Links & Resources for Health Professionals

Information sheets

Information for General Practitioners regarding Referral of an Eating Disordered Adolescent

Websites

The Centre for Eating and Dieting Disorders - (CEDD)

Journal articles

Kohn MR, Madden S, Clarke S. (2011) Refeeding in anorexia nervosa: increased safety and efficiency through understanding the pathophysiology of protein Calorie malnutrition. Current Opinion in Paediatrics. 23(4) 391-4.

Books

Paxton S. and Hay P. (Eds) (2009).  Interventions for Body Image and Eating Disorders: Evidence and Practice. IP Communications, Victoria Australia. pp. 119-139.

Western Sydney HealthPathways

  1. Eating Disorders in Children and Adolescents
  2. Eating Disorders in Adults
  3. Eating Disorders Advice
  4. Eating Disorder Specialised Assessment
  5. Eating Disorder Support Services

Only health professionals can access Western Sydney HealthPathways website.

A password is required. If you don’t have the login details, you can contact the Western Sydney HealthPathways team at healthpathways@wentwest.com.au or call 8811 7100.