Household food insecurity and dietary diversity as correlates of maternal and child undernutrition in rural Cambodia

@article{McDonald2015HouseholdFI,
  title={Household food insecurity and dietary diversity as correlates of maternal and child undernutrition in rural Cambodia},
  author={Christine M. McDonald and Jonathan McLean and Hou Kroeun and Ashis Talukder and Larry Lynd and Timothy J Green},
  journal={European Journal of Clinical Nutrition},
  year={2015},
  volume={69},
  pages={242-246}
}
Objectives:To assess household food insecurity and dietary diversity as correlates of maternal and child anthropometric status and anemia in rural Cambodia.Methods:Trained interviewers administered a survey to 900 households in four rural districts of Prey Veng, Cambodia. The Household Food Insecurity Access Scale (HFIAS) and Household Dietary Diversity Score (HDDS) were used to assess household food insecurity and dietary diversity. The height, weight and hemoglobin concentration of the mother… CONTINUE READING
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