Prevalence and outcome of malnutrition in pediatric patients with chronic diseases: Focus on the settings of care

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Abstract

BACKGROUND: Information on disease-related malnutrition and related outcomes in pediatric patients with chronic diseases in different settings of care is not available. METHODS: Consecutive eligible patients attending the out-patient clinic (n = 177) or admitted to the day-hospital clinic (n = 163) or to hospital (n = 201) were screened for the presence of malnutrition (BMI and/or height/length for age z-scores 
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1877-1882
Number of pages6
JournalClinical Nutrition
Volume38
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Aug 2019

Keywords

  • *Chronic disease
  • *Malnutrition
  • *Outcome
  • *Prevalence
  • *Stunting

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