[Treatment of the child with growth retardation (failure to thrive)].


This paper presents a multidisciplinary approach to treat children with failure to thrive (FTT). The FTT team of the Instituto Costarricense de Investigación y Enseñanza en Nutrición y Salud (INCIENSA) is composed of professional staff, including pediatrician, nutritionist, psychologist and social worker. They evaluate each patient and provide an integrated… (More)