Growth-enhancing interventions for nonorganic failure to thrive.

  title={Growth-enhancing interventions for nonorganic failure to thrive.},
  author={Brian Sullivan},
  journal={Journal of pediatric nursing},
  volume={6 4},
The purpose of the study was to determine the effect of two interventions, Calorie Management and Socioemotional Growth Fostering, on (a) the weight of children aged 1 to 3 years with nonorganic failure to thrive and (b) the interaction behaviors of 10 mother-child dyads. Calorie Management, focusing on nutritional intake, seemed to enhance current mother… CONTINUE READING