SCIRP Mobile Website
Paper Submission

Why Us? >>

  • - Open Access
  • - Peer-reviewed
  • - Rapid publication
  • - Lifetime hosting
  • - Free indexing service
  • - Free promotion service
  • - More citations
  • - Search engine friendly

Free SCIRP Newsletters>>

Add your e-mail address to receive free newsletters from SCIRP.

 

Contact Us >>

WhatsApp  +86 18163351462(WhatsApp)
   
Paper Publishing WeChat
Book Publishing WeChat
(or Email:book@scirp.org)

Article citations

More>>

Kuperminc, M.N. and Stevenson, R.D. (2008) Growth and Nutritional Disorders in Children with Cerebral Palsy. Developmental Disabilities Research Reviews, 14, 137-146.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ddrr.14

has been cited by the following article:

  • TITLE: Severe Acute Malnutrition among Hospitalized Children, Aden, Yemen

    AUTHORS: Mohammed Ali Badi, Iman Ali Ba-Saddik

    KEYWORDS: Severe Acute Malnutrition, Marasmus, Kwashiorkor

    JOURNAL NAME: Open Journal of Epidemiology, Vol.6 No.2, May 13, 2016

    ABSTRACT: Objective: Severe acute malnutrition (SAM) is one of the most common causes of morbidity and mortality among children under 5 years of age worldwide. The aim of this study was to find out the prevalence of SAM among hospitalized children at Al-Wahda teaching hospital in Aden, Yemen. Methods: This descriptive cross-sectional hospital based study was conducted on 622 hospitalized children (336 males and 286 females) below 6 years of age during 2012-2013. SAM was defined as a very low weight for height (below-3 Z scores of the median WHO growth standards). Results: SAM was diagnosed in 622 children with prevalence rate of 5.2% from total 11,941 admissions during 24 months period. A higher proportion of patients were marasmus 586 (94.2%) and only 36 (5.8%) were kwashiorkor. Marasmus was common in