hrp0094p2-279 | Growth and syndromes (to include Turner syndrome) | ESPE2021

The Effect of Hospital Admission and Nutritional Rehabilitation (NR) on Growth and Metabolic abnormalities in adolescent females with severe Anorexia Nervosa (AN)

Al-Ansari Alanoud , Alsafi Athba , Alaaraj Nada , Soliman Ashraf ,

There is a lack of clear evidence-based guidelines for hospital admission of adolescents with anorexia nervosa (AN), resulting in a high degree of variation in practices. Acceptable indications for admission include the following: weight is less than 75% of ideal body weight, temperature < 35.5°C, heart rate < 50 beats/min, systolic BP <80 mm Hg, and orthostatic change in pulse or in BP.The aim of this study: To evaluate the ant...