Binge Eating Disorder

Overview

4.7 out of 5 (60 Reviews)

Credits

1.50

Post Assessment Questions

11

Start Date

1 Sep 2023

Last Review Date

1 Sep 2023

Expiration Date

31 Aug 2026

Estimated Time To Finish

90 Minutes


 
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Activity Description

Binge eating disorder is an eating disorder associated with various psychological and non-psychological issues with some degree of impairment of daily life and a few severe impairments. According to The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fifth Edition (DSM-5), binge eating disorder consists of (1) Consuming a larger amount of food than other people would be able to consume in similar circumstances and similar period (usually within a two hour period). (2) Lack of control of eating and feeling guilty after eating. Episodes of binge eating disorder occur every week (at least once a week) for three months and not associated with compensatory behavior. This activity reviews the evaluation and management of patients with binge eating disorder and highlights the role of the interprofessional healthcare team in the care of patients with this condition.

Target Audience

This activity has been designed to meet the educational needs of physicians, physician associates, nurses, pharmacists, nurse practitioners, and social workers.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, the learner will be better able to:

  • Identify the etiology of binge eating disorder.
  • Outline the appropriate history, physical examination, and evaluation of binge eating disorder.
  • Review the treatment and management options available for binge eating disorder.
  • Describe interprofessional team strategies for improving care coordination and communication to manage binge eating disorder and improve outcomes.

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