Text and Data Mining valid from 2020-04-03
Received: 24 January 2020
Accepted: 23 March 2020
First Online: 3 April 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Ethical approval for the original data collection was obtained from a National Health Service (NHS) ethics committee (reference number: 13/EE/0254). The type of consent was “implied” since participants provided consent by proceeding with the online survey, which had been approved by the ethics committee.
: Not applicable.
: Professor Hay receives/has received sessional fees and lecture fees from the Australian Medical Council, Therapeutic Guidelines publication, and New South Wales Institute of Psychiatry and royalties/honoraria from Hogrefe and Huber, McGraw Hill Education, and Blackwell Scientific Publications, Biomed Central and PlosMedicine and she has received research grants from the NHMRC and ARC. She is Chair of the National Eating Disorders Collaboration Steering Committee in Australia (2012-) and Member of the ICD-11 Working Group for Eating Disorders (2012–2019) and was Chair Clinical Practice Guidelines Project Working Group (Eating Disorders) of RANZCP (2012–2015). In the past 5 years she has consulted for, conducted education of Psychiatrists, and prepared a report under contract for Shire Pharmaceuticals. All views in this paper are her own. Deborah Mitchison is an Editorial Board Member.