Eating and Feeding Behaviours in Healthy and Malnourished Children aged 6-24 Months in Urban Slums in Nairobi

Mutoro, A. , Garcia, A. , Kimani-Murage, E. and Wright, C. (2017) Eating and Feeding Behaviours in Healthy and Malnourished Children aged 6-24 Months in Urban Slums in Nairobi. IUNS 21st International Congress of Nutrition, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Oct 15-20 2017. p. 514. ISBN 9783318061925 (doi:10.1159/000480486)

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Abstract

Feeding practices influence nutrient intake but few studies assess how child eating and maternal feeding behaviour relate to child malnutrition. This study aimed to describe eating and feeding behaviour in healthy and malnourished infants aged 6-24 months in Nairobi, Kenya.

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item
Additional Information:Abstracts: Ann Nutr Metab 2017;71(suppl 2):1-1433 (DOI:10.1159/000480486)
Status:Published
Refereed:Yes
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Garcia, Dr Ada and Mutoro, Miss Antonina
Authors: Mutoro, A., Garcia, A., Kimani-Murage, E., and Wright, C.
College/School:College of Medical Veterinary and Life Sciences > School of Medicine, Dentistry & Nursing
Journal Name:Annals of Nutrition and Metabolism
Publisher:Karger Publishers
ISSN (Online):1421-9697
ISBN:9783318061925

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