Management and outcome of severely malnourished children admitted to Zewditu Memorial Hospital, Ethiopia.

@article{Moges2009ManagementAO,
  title={Management and outcome of severely malnourished children admitted to Zewditu Memorial Hospital, Ethiopia.},
  author={Tamirat Moges and Jemal Ali Haidar},
  journal={East African journal of public health},
  year={2009},
  volume={6 2},
  pages={162-7}
}
OBJECTIVES To describe the clinical profile and outcomes of severely malnourished cases admitted at Zewditu Memorial hospital, Ethiopia. METHODS A retrospective descriptive data analysis of severely malnourished cases admitted to Zewditu Memorial Hospital from April 2005 to September 2008 was made. A total of 164 cases were enrolled and analyzed for various socio-demographic factors, comorbidities and outcomes. Both bivariate and multivariate models were performed to determine the outcome of… CONTINUE READING