Impact of nutrition interventions on pediatric mortality and nutrition outcomes in humanitarian emergencies: A systematic review

by Kamna S. Balhara, David M. Silvestri, W. Tyler Winders et al.
Tropical Medicine and International Health, Vol. 22, Issue 12, December 2017, pp. 1464–1492

29 pp. 196 kB

Malnutrition contributes to paediatric morbidity and mortality in disasters and complex emergencies, but summary data describing specific nutritional interventions in these settings are lacking. This systematic review aimed to characterise such interventions and their effects on paediatric mortality, anthropometric measures and serum markers of nutrition.

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