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How to estimate MAM and SAM Beneficiary for 7 month nutrition project

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Anonymous 1310

Nutrition Manager

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25 Jul 2012, 10:47

In FANTA Manual, it is mentioned that: Total Beneficiary for SAM = Pravalence + Incidence Incidence: prevalence of SAM/duration of illness= prevalence*12/7.5
Why duration of SAM illness is 7.5 months here?
Can we use same methods, for estimation of MAM incidence?

Rogers Wanyama

Emergency Nutrition Specialist

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25 Jul 2012, 13:01

See link below
http://www.en-net.org.uk/question/157.aspx
Regards

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