53. The Effect of Pre-Admission Energy Balance on Short-Term Medical Outcomes: Findings From the Study of Refeeding to Optimize Inpatient Gains (STRONG)

Negative energy balance contributes to bradycardia and other vital sign instabilities warranting hospitalization in adolescents and young adults (AYA) with anorexia nervosa (AN) or atypical anorexia nervosa (AAN). However, the effect of pre-admission, self-reported exercise and dietary restriction on short-term refeeding outcomes has not been examined.
Source: Journal of Adolescent Health - Category: Child Development Authors: Source Type: research