Effect of enhanced nutrition education of mothers on post-hospital discharge outcomes of children with severe acute malnutrition: a randomized controlled trial
- Dr. Beatrice Mutai
Study PeriodMay 2019 - April 2021
- This study aims to enhance nutrition education of caregivers on affordable high nutrient foods through post-discharge video demonstrations and short telephone text messages.
- Mean dietary diversity scores (DDS) of children in the 3 study arms based on the 7 day dietary history at 1, 6 and 12 weeks post discharge.
- Standard Fortified Food Blends
- Behavior change communication (BCC)
How well do different food compositions and interventions prevent or treat undernutrition, when implemented "on the ground"?
What novel food-based products and programming methods effectively prevent and treat undernutrition?