What works? Interventions for maternal and child undernutrition and survival.

@article{Bhutta2008WhatWI,
  title={What works? Interventions for maternal and child undernutrition and survival.},
  author={Zulfiqar A Bhutta and Tahmeed Ahmed and Robert E. Black and Simon Nicholas Cousens and Kathryn G Dewey and Elsa Regina Justo Giugliani and Batool Azra Haider and Betty Kirkwood and Saul Sutkover Morris and Harshpal Singh Sachdev and Meera Shekar},
  journal={Lancet},
  year={2008},
  volume={371 9610},
  pages={417-40}
}
We reviewed interventions that affect maternal and child undernutrition and nutrition-related outcomes. These interventions included promotion of breastfeeding; strategies to promote complementary feeding, with or without provision of food supplements; micronutrient interventions; general supportive strategies to improve family and community nutrition; and reduction of disease burden (promotion of handwashing and strategies to reduce the burden of malaria in pregnancy). We showed that although… CONTINUE READING
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