Nutrition in infants and very young children with chronic kidney disease

@article{Foster2011NutritionII,
  title={Nutrition in infants and very young children with chronic kidney disease},
  author={Bethany J. Foster and Lynn McCauley and Robert H Mak},
  journal={Pediatric Nephrology},
  year={2011},
  volume={27},
  pages={1427-1439}
}
Provision of adequate nutrition is a cornerstone of the management of infants and very young children with chronic kidney disease (CKD). Very young children with CKD frequently have poor spontaneous nutritional intake. Because growth depends strongly on nutrition during early childhood, growth in very young children with CKD is often suboptimal. In this review we will consider the mechanisms and manifestations of inadequate nutritional status in very young children with CKD, mechanisms… CONTINUE READING

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