Malnutrition

Addressing malnutrition in all its forms represents an integrated agenda focusing on the root causes of malnutrition at all stages of the life course. In this section you will find material on the full range of malnutrition topics including childhood and elderly malnutrition, stunting, wasting, underweight, dysphagia as well as assessment and screening tools like the Mini Nutritional Assessment (MNA®).

The Role of Proteins in Preventing Protein Malnutrition and Sarcopenia, in Dysphagic Patients
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The Role of Proteins in Preventing Protein Malnutrition and Sarcopenia, in Dysphagic Patients

In this lecture, Dr. Litchford, Registered Dietitian, will examine the relationships between protein malnutrition and…

Dr. Mary D. Litchford PhD, RDN, LDN
Interview with Prof Pere Clavé
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Interview with Prof Pere Clavé

Interview with Prof Pere Clavé, who will answer the following questions. 1) What is the condition of dysphagia, and…

Prof. Pere Clavé, MD, PhD
Interview with Dr. Mary D. Litchford
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Interview with Dr. Mary D. Litchford
Dr. Mary D. Litchford PhD, RDN, LDN
Clinical Experience of Enteral Nutrition with Real Food in Children
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Clinical Experience of Enteral Nutrition with Real Food in Children

Enteral nutrition with tube feeding is an effective indication for children with chronic disease, particularly but not…

Frederic Gottrand, Gerard J. Minor, Martha Van Der Linde, 59 min watch
Dietary Management of Pediatric Crohn’s Disease in Clinical Practice
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Dietary Management of Pediatric Crohn’s Disease in Clinical Practice

Crohn’s Disease (CD) is a life-long, progressive disease that impacts both patients’ physical and mental health. The…

Javier Martin De Carpi, Rotem Sigall Boneh, Johan Van Limbergen, 60 min watch
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Misreporting of Energy Intake From Food Records Completed by Adolescents: Associations With Sex, Body Image, Nutrient, and Food Group Intake

While a significant number of reports document poor diets in significant segments of young children and adults, such…

13 min read Jones L, Ness A, Emmett P
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Use of Tri-Ponderal Mass Index in Predicting Late Adolescent Overweight and Obesity in Children Aged 7–18

Standardized methodological approaches have greatly focused on infants and adults, and only recently have they been…

4 min read Wang X, Ma J, Huang S,
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Nutritional Status and Dietary Intake of School-Age Children and Early Adolescents: Systematic Review in a Developing Country and Lessons for the Global Perspective

The persistence of undernutrition and the explosion of overnutrition and its consequences in later life have led to a…

32 min read Khan DSA, Das JK, Zareen S,
The Triple Burden of Malnutrition in the Era of Globalization
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NNIW97: The Triple Burden of Malnutrition in the Era of Globalization – Andrew Prentice

Now is the time to look into one of the biggest health problems in our world today—malnutrition. With a remarkable…

Dr. Andrew Prentice 19 min watch