Ready to Use Therapeutic Food in the Rehabilitation of Severely Malnourished Children
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00131417|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified August 2005 by Makerere University.
Recruitment status was: Active, not recruiting
First Posted : August 18, 2005
Last Update Posted : October 5, 2005
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No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Recruitment Status :||Unknown|
|Primary Completion Date :||No date given|
|Study Completion Date :||February 2005|
Rice AL, Sacco L, Hyder A, Black RE. Malnutrition as an underlying cause of childhood deaths associated with infectious diseases in developing countries. Bull World Health Organ. 2000;78(10):1207-21.
Diop el HI, Dossou NI, Ndour MM, Briend A, Wade S. 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. Am J Clin Nutr. 2003 Aug;78(2):302-7.
Ciliberto MA, Sandige H, Ndekha MJ, Ashorn P, Briend A, Ciliberto HM, Manary MJ. Comparison of home-based therapy with ready-to-use therapeutic food with standard therapy in the treatment of malnourished Malawian children: a controlled, clinical effectiveness trial. Am J Clin Nutr. 2005 Apr;81(4):864-70.
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