Bulimia Nervosa and Its Management

  • Skill Level
    intermediate
  • Lectures
    2 Videos
  • Enrolled
    51 students
  • Sample Certificate

What you'll learn

Bulimia nervosa (BN) is a psychological disorder which is serious and potentially life-threatening. It is characterized by a cycle of bingeing and compensatory behaviours such as self-induced vomitings. BN is associated with a significantly elevated risk of mortality with a crude mortality rate of approximately 2% per decade. Medical, nutritional and psychological management plays a very important role in preventing serious complications in case of eating disorders and especially bulimia nervosa.read more »»

This expert speaker course designed by Dosily and medvarsity will help you to understand about nutritional management, nutrition therapy guidelines, a brief overview of signs and symptoms.

Who Should Attend?

  • General practitioners
  • Primary care physicians
  • Undergraduate medical students (Interns)
  • Postgraduate students in medicine
  • Nurses
  • Life science graduates
  • Physicians practising Alternative Medicine (AYUSH)

Key concepts covered include:

An overview of

  • Nutritional management in Bulimia Nervosa
  • Nutrition therapy guidelines
  • Brief overview of signs and symptoms.

Instructor

Dr. K. Sunitha Premalatha

AGM Chief Dietitian at Yashoda Hospital

Total Work Experience – 18 Years


4/5

Dr. Sunitha Premalatha holds a Masters and PhD in Nutrition, Dietetics and Food Service Management, WCC Madras University. She has been guided more than 100 students for dietetic internship as part of their Masters program from National Institute of Nutrition, Osmania University, Padmavathi University, Andhra University and IGNOU students. She has been associated the Member of Indian Dietetic Association and served as an executive member of IDA 2003. Also a Member of Nutrition Society of India. She has been organized the secretary for Indian Dietetic Association National Conference 2003, Hyderabad. She is a guest speaker for various corporate companies like Infosys, Deloitte, Tech Mahindra, Dr Reddy’s, Mylan, TCS, Accenture, HCL, Cognizant, Well’s Fargo, CSC, ADP, ITC Kakatiya etc.

For: intermediates

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