Prevalence of Malnutrition in under 6-year Olds in South Khorasan, Iran

  title={Prevalence of Malnutrition in under 6-year Olds in South Khorasan, Iran},
  author={Gholamreza Sharifzadeh and Hassan Mehrjoofard and Soori Raghebi},
  booktitle={Iranian journal of pediatrics},
OBJECTIVE Malnutrition is one of the important health problems throughout the world, particularly in developing countries, which has undesirable effects on mental and physical health of children. The aim of this study was to find out the prevalence of malnutrition in children under 6 years old in Privince South Khorasan, Iran, in 2007. METHODS This cross sectional and descriptive analytical study was conducted on children under 6 years old in South Khorasan Iran, belonging to six urban and… CONTINUE READING
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