Incidence of nutrition deterioration in nonseriously ill hospitalized children younger than 5 years.

@article{PachecoAcosta2014IncidenceON,
  title={Incidence of nutrition deterioration in nonseriously ill hospitalized children younger than 5 years.},
  author={Johanna C Pacheco-Acosta and Ana C Gomez-Correa and Ivan D Florez and Johana E Cort{\'e}s and Daniel Mu{\~n}oz V{\'e}lez and Julian Gomez and Mauricio M{\'u}nera and Sandra Arboleda},
  journal={Nutrition in clinical practice : official publication of the American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition},
  year={2014},
  volume={29 5},
  pages={692-7}
}
BACKGROUND The concept of deterioration of nutrition status in inpatient children, also called nutrition deterioration (ND), has gained widespread importance and is described as significant weight loss during hospitalization periods. Our main purpose was to determine the incidence of ND in nonseriously ill children younger than age 5 years admitted as… CONTINUE READING