Community-based management of severe acute malnutrition in India: new evidence from Bihar

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/550552
Title:
Community-based management of severe acute malnutrition in India: new evidence from Bihar
Authors:
Burza, Sakib; Mahajan, Raman; Marino, Elisa; Sunyoto, Temmy; Shandilya, Chandra; Tabrez, Mohammad; Kumari, Kabita; Mathew, Prince; Jha, Amar; Salse, Nuria; Mishra, Kripa Nath
Journal:
The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition
Abstract:
An estimated one-third of the world's children who are wasted live in India. In Bihar state, of children <5 y old, 27.1% are wasted and 8.3% have severe acute malnutrition (SAM). In 2009, Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) initiated a community-based management of acute malnutrition (CMAM) program for children aged 6-59 mo with SAM.
Publisher:
American Society for Nutrition
Issue Date:
Apr-2015
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/550552
DOI:
10.3945/ajcn.114.093294
PubMed ID:
25833981
Language:
en
ISSN:
1938-3207
Appears in Collections:
Nutrition

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dc.contributor.authorBurza, Sakiben_GB
dc.contributor.authorMahajan, Ramanen_GB
dc.contributor.authorMarino, Elisaen_GB
dc.contributor.authorSunyoto, Temmyen_GB
dc.contributor.authorShandilya, Chandraen_GB
dc.contributor.authorTabrez, Mohammaden_GB
dc.contributor.authorKumari, Kabitaen_GB
dc.contributor.authorMathew, Princeen_GB
dc.contributor.authorJha, Amaren_GB
dc.contributor.authorSalse, Nuriaen_GB
dc.contributor.authorMishra, Kripa Nathen_GB
dc.date.accessioned2015-04-23T23:09:33Z-
dc.date.available2015-04-23T23:09:33Z-
dc.date.issued2015-04-
dc.identifier.citationCommunity-based management of severe acute malnutrition in India: new evidence from Bihar. 2015, 101 (4):847-859 Am. J. Clin. Nutr.en_GB
dc.identifier.issn1938-3207-
dc.identifier.pmid25833981-
dc.identifier.doi10.3945/ajcn.114.093294-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10144/550552-
dc.description.abstractAn estimated one-third of the world's children who are wasted live in India. In Bihar state, of children <5 y old, 27.1% are wasted and 8.3% have severe acute malnutrition (SAM). In 2009, Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) initiated a community-based management of acute malnutrition (CMAM) program for children aged 6-59 mo with SAM.en_GB
dc.languageENG-
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherAmerican Society for Nutritionen_GB
dc.rightsArchived with thanks to The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition's Open Access optionen_GB
dc.titleCommunity-based management of severe acute malnutrition in India: new evidence from Biharen
dc.identifier.journalThe American Journal of Clinical Nutritionen_GB
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