Published Clinical Trials

This page includes publications from individual clinical trials testing food aid products, and reports and evaluations from programs using food aid products. These resources are tagged according to country, nutritional problem studied, intervention used, study type, year, and author. If relevant to more than one category, the document appears in both categories. New resources are added regularly according to search criteria and standards developed by REFINE.

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Stobaugh, H. C., Ryan, K. N., Kennedy, J. A., Grise, J. B., Crocker, A. H., Thakwalakwa, C., Litkowski, P. E., Maleta, K. M., Manary, M. J., Trehan, I.. "Including whey protein and whey permeate in ready-to-use supplementary food improves recovery rates in children with moderate acute malnutrition: a randomized, double-blind clinical trial ." American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 103 , no. 3 (2016) : 926-933
Study Interventions
  • Standard Lipid-Based Nutrient Supplements (LNS)
  • Plant-source protein
  • Animal-source protein
Research Gaps
  • Composition
Nutritional Problems being Studied
  • Treatment of Moderate Acute Malnutrition