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Columbia Center for Eating Disorders, New York, New York

Columbia University Irving Medical Center, New York, New York

CME objective: To review the current evidence on the detection, prevention, diagnosis, treatment, patient education and practice improvement of eating disorders.

Source of funding: American College of Physicians.

Acknowledgement: The authors thank Evelyn Attia, MD, author of the previous version of this In the Clinic.

With the help of other medical writers, the editors of Annals of Internal Medicine develop At the clinic using MKSAP and other resources from the American College of Physicians. The patient information page was written by Julia Thayer of the Center for Quality at the American College of Physicians.

At the clinic does not necessarily represent official ACP clinical policy. For CPA clinical guidelines, please see https://www.acponline.org/clinical_information/guidelines/.

Disclosures: All relevant financial relationships have been mitigated. Disclosures can be viewed at www.acponline.org/authors/icmje/ConflictOfInterestForms.do?msNum=M22-1340.

Publisher Disclosures: Christine Laine, MD, MPH, editor, reports that her spouse has stock options/assets with Targeted Diagnostics and Therapeutics. Stephanie Chang, MD, MPH, associate editor, reports employment with the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, a travel allowance from the International Guidelines Network, and service on the Methodology Committee of the Institute of patient-centered outcome research. Vineet Chopra, MD, MSc, Associate Editor, reports on grants received from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality and royalties from UpToDate and Oxford University Press. Deborah Cotton, MD, MPH, associate editor, reports that she has no financial relationships or interests to disclose. Eliseo Guallar, MD, MPH, DrPH, Associate Editor, Statistics, reports that he is employed at Johns Hopkins University. Christina C. Wee, MD, MPH, associate editor, reports employment at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and consultancy at Boston Medical Center. Sankey V. Williams, MD, associate editor, reports that he has no financial relationships or interests to disclose. Yu-Xiao Yang, MD, MSCE, associate editor, reports employment at the University of Pennsylvania’s Perelman School of Medicine and consultations with the US Food and Drug Administration and the state of Colorado .

This article was published on Annals.org on August 9, 2022.