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The role of the internet in the secondary prevention of eating disorders

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The role of the internet in the secondary prevention of eating disordersEating disorders are a collection of serious mental illnesses. They are common causes of psychiatric morbidity amongst adolescent and young adult women and result in substantial costs to individuals, carers, communities, and health care services. Although evidence-based treatments are available, they fail to reach the majority of sufferers. Individuals often delay seeking help as a result of: shame, embarrassment, fear of...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Psychiatry
Research group:
Center for Research on Eating Disorders at Oxford (CREDO)
Oxford college:
Magdalen College
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Division:
MSD
Department:
Psychiatry
Role:
Supervisor
Publication date:
2014
Type of award:
MSc by Research
Level of award:
Masters
Awarding institution:
Oxford University, UK
Language:
English
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Deposit date:
2015-05-01

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