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Objectives: To calculate the incidence and risk factors for Protein Calorie Malnutrition in children attending hospitals of district Mardan, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
8 million children under the age of 5 years who suffer from a variety of nutritional deficiency disorders nutrition surveys have revealed that deficiencies range from protein calorie malnutrition to those of specific nutrition in certain areas of the country this deficiencies have resulted in growth retardation, mental disorders and various types of physical disabilities he added.
The effect of severe protein calorie malnutrition on the renal function of Jamaican children.
Relationship of protein calorie malnutrition to alcoholic liver disease: A reexamination of data from two Veterans Administration Cooperative Studies.
However, in situations where the initiating stimuli remain chronically, this response can do more harm to the organism than good, mainly as a consequence of the development of protein calorie malnutrition.