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Health staff understanding, application, and interpretation of growth charts in Nigeria.
We aimed to compare plotting accuracy and interpretation of weight gain patterns in average and small infants on road-to-health (RTH) and the new World Health Organization (WHO) growth charts inExpand
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Criteria for undernutrition screening in hospitalised infants under 6 months: a diagnostic accuracy study in a resource-poor setting
Purpose We aimed to describe the prevalence of undernutrition in hospitalised infants aged under 6 months and test the utility of simple index measures to detect undernutrition. Design DiagnosticExpand
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Diagnosis of undernutrition in the first 6 months of life in Enugu city, southeast Nigeria
The World Health Organisation (WHO) recommends exclusive breastfeeding during the first six months of life for optimal growth. However, the rapid growth of early infancy is limited by undernutrition,Expand
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Attitude and Barriers to the Management of Childhood and Adolescent Obesity
Background: Attitude and barriers to the management of childhood and adolescent obesity were assessed. Methodology: This study was conducted in 3 places. This includes: University of Nigeria TeachingExpand