Growth monitoring as entry point for primary health care.

Abstract

In Haiti, more than 755 of the children under 5 are malnourished, the infant mortality rate is about 125/1000. In the 70's, the medical community devised centers d'Education et de rehabilitation nutritionelle (CERNs) which focused on nutritional rehabilitation by education of the mothers. CERNS were very expensive and not very effective because mothers… (More)

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