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Free Content Nutritional status of Malawian adults on antiretroviral therapy 1 year after supplementary feeding in the first 3 months of therapy

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Objective  To test the hypothesis that individuals on antiretroviral therapy (ART) for 3 months with a greater body mass index (BMI) as a result of supplementary feeding with ready‐to‐use fortified spread would maintain a higher BMI 9 months after the feeding ended.

Keywords: ART; HIV; TAR; VIH; alimentation supplémentaire; nutrición; nutrition; suplemento alimenticio; supplementary feeding

Language: English

Document Type: Research Article


Affiliations: 1:  Department of Community Health, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi 2:  Department of Medicine, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi 3:  Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa

Publication date: 2009-09-01

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