Home page  |  About this library  |  Help  |  Clear       English  |  French  |  Spanish  
Expand Document
Expand Chapter
Full TOC
to next section

close this bookSevere Malnutrition: Report of a Consultation to Review Current Literature (WHO; 2005; 52 pages) View the PDF document
View the documentAcknowledgements
open this folder and view contentsExecutive Summary
View the document1. Background
View the document2. Objectives
open this folder and view contents3. Findings
open this folder and view contents4. Research
View the document5. Conclusions
View the documentReferences
open this folder and view contentsAnnexes

Severe Malnutrition: Report of a Consultation to Review Current Literature

6-7 September 2004

Nutrition for Health and Development
World Health Organization

WHO Library Cataloguing-in-Publication Data

Informal Consultation to Review Current Literature on Management of Severe Malnutrition in Hospitals (2004: Geneva, Switzerland)
Severe malnutrition: report of a consultation to review current literature.

1.Malnutrition - therapy 2.Infant nutrition disorders - therapy 3.Child nutrition disorders - therapy 4.Review literature 5.Guidelines I.Title.

ISBN 92 4 159331 8

(NLM Classification: WD 100)

© World Health Organization 2005

All rights reserved. Publications of the World Health Organization can be obtained from WHO Press, World Health Organization, 20 Avenue Appia, 1211 Geneva 27, Switzerland (tel: +41 22 791 2476; fax: +41 22 791 4857; email: bookorders@who.int). Requests for permission to reproduce or translate WHO publications - whether for sale or for noncommercial distribution - should be addressed to WHO Press, at the above address (fax: +41 22 791 4806; email: permissions@who.int).

The designations employed and the presentation of the material in this publication do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the World Health Organization concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries. Dotted lines on maps represent approximate borderlines for which there may not yet be full agreement.

The mention of specific companies or of certain manufacturers' products does not imply that they are endorsed or recommended by the World Health Organization in preference to others of a similar nature that are not mentioned. Errors and omissions excepted, the names of proprietary products are distinguished by initial capital letters.

All reasonable precautions have been taken by the World Health Organization to verify the information contained in this publication. However, the published material is being distributed without warranty of any kind, either express or implied. The responsibility for the interpretation and use of the material lies with the reader. In no event shall the World Health Organization be liable for damages arising from its use.

Printed in Switzerland


to next section

Please provide your feedback   English  |  French  |  Spanish