Child nutrition: a primary health care approach towards health for all by 2000 AD.

@article{David1989ChildNA,
  title={Child nutrition: a primary health care approach towards health for all by 2000 AD.},
  author={Ulysses David},
  journal={The Nursing journal of India},
  year={1989},
  volume={80 5},
  pages={117-9}
}
Children 14 years old (40% of the population; 21% 6 years old) comprise the most neglected population group in India in terms of nutritional status. Poor nutritional status, infections, and large fertility rates, all of which are interrelated, contribute greatly to the excess mortality of infants 5 years old. Presence or lack of health facilities and… CONTINUE READING