Effectiveness of food supplements in increasing fat-free tissue accretion in children with moderate acute malnutrition: A randomised 2 × 2 × 3 factorial trial in Burkina Faso

@inproceedings{Fabiansen2017EffectivenessOF,
  title={Effectiveness of food supplements in increasing fat-free tissue accretion in children with moderate acute malnutrition: A randomised 2 × 2 × 3 factorial trial in Burkina Faso},
  author={Christian Fabiansen and Charles W. Yam{\'e}ogo and Ann-Sophie Iuel-Brockdorf and Bernardette Cichon and Maren J H Rytter and Anura V Kurpad and Jonathan Ck Wells and Christian Ritz and Per Ashorn and Suzanne M. Filteau and Andr{\'e} Briend and Susan Shepherd and Vibeke B Christensen and Kim F Michaelsen and Henrik T\onder Aabjerg Friis},
  booktitle={PLoS medicine},
  year={2017}
}
BACKGROUND Children with moderate acute malnutrition (MAM) are treated with lipid-based nutrient supplement (LNS) or corn-soy blend (CSB). We assessed the effectiveness of (a) matrix, i.e., LNS or CSB, (b) soy quality, i.e., soy isolate (SI) or dehulled soy (DS), and (c) percentage of total protein from dry skimmed milk, i.e., 0%, 20%, or 50%, in increasing… CONTINUE READING
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