African Health Sciences
Makerere University Medical School
Vol. 3, No. 3, 2003, pp. 136-143
Bioline Code: hs03025
Full paper language: English
Document type: Research Article
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African Health Sciences, Vol. 3, No. 3, 2003, pp. 136-143
© Copyright 2003 - Makerere Medical School, Uganda
CME Nutritional Update: Relevance to Maternal and Child Health in East Africa|
Duggan, Maureen B.
In this review of recent advances in nutrition, we shall follow the 'life cycle' with special attention to maternal and foetal nutrition, linear growth, and nutritional assessment. We also consider nutrition, infection and micronutrients, and recent concepts of the pathophysiology and management of protein energy malnutrition PEM.