Menu ENN Search
Language: English Français

Highest possible Rate of weight gain for SAM patient between 6 to 59 months

This question was posted the Prevention and treatment of severe acute malnutrition forum area and has 1 replies. You can also reply via email – be sure to leave the subject unchanged.

» Post a reply

Fortune Maduma

Normal user

15 Jul 2011, 09:16

What is the highest possible rate of weight gain in g/kg/day for SAM patients between 6 to 59 months?

Paul

Technical expert

4 Aug 2011, 12:13

The following article may be of interest:

Comparison of the efficacy of a solid ready-to-use food and a liquid, milk-based diet for the rehabilitation of severely malnourished children: a randomized trial. AJCN. August 2003.

http://www.ajcn.org/content/78/2/302.full

Back to top

» Post a reply