Telemedicine for Eating Disorders: A Brief Report of a Italian Project

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Giulia Savarese
Luna Carpinelli
Maria Rosaria Padovano
Nadia Pecoraro
Oreste Fasano
Monica Mollo
Claudio Di Giovanni
Martino Politi

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The objectives of the present work are the research and development of a Telemedicine system for therapy and enhanced monitoring of Eating disorders (ED). To this end, useful tools have been developed both for patients and caregivers and for operators: a) a mobile application for medical and psychological updates on the status of patients and through which it is possible to access psychological counselling services for family caregivers; and b) virtual and immersive reality viewers for the therapy of ED  patients with social anxiety.

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Savarese, G., Carpinelli, L., Padovano, M. R., Pecoraro, N., Fasano, O., Mollo, M., Giovanni, C. D., & Politi, M. (2020). Telemedicine for Eating Disorders: A Brief Report of a Italian Project . Advances in Social Sciences Research Journal, 7(4), 292-297. https://doi.org/10.14738/assrj.74.8132
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