Keyword: Severe acute malnutrition

For more related articles, please see the category Management of severe acute malnutrition (SAM).

A pragmatic approach to treating severe malnutrition in emergencies: is F75 always beneficial?

This article describes MSF’s experience of implementing a therapeutic feeding programme for adults in Wau, southern Sudan in 1998.

Issue 15, April 2002 (page 11)

Diluted F100 v infant formula in treatment of severely malnourished infants < 6 months

This article reports the main findings of a study which aimed to address one of the ongoing debates concerning the treatment of infants <6m - which supplemental milk is the most appropriate to use in their treatment?.

Issue 37, November 2009 (page 18)

Impact of WHO Growth Standards on SAM response to treatment

Summary of published research.

Issue 35, March 2009 (page 17)

Therapeutic challenges and treatment of hypovolaemic shock in severe malnutrition

Summary of proceedings.

Issue 38, April 2010 (page 17)

Use of commercial RUTF in India

Summary of publication.

Issue 37, November 2009 (page 13)