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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Cornelius M Smuts, Tonderayi M Matsungo, Linda Malan, Herculina S Kruger, Marinel Rothman, Jane D Kvalsvig, Namukolo Covic, Karen Joosten, Saskia J M Osendarp, Maaike J Bruins, Leon G J Frenken, Carl J Lombard, Mieke Faber. "." The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 109 , no. 1 (2019) : 55-68
Study Interventions
  • Standard Lipid-Based Nutrient Supplements (LNS)
Research Gaps
  • Acceptability
Nutritional Problems being Studied
  • Prevention of Stunting, Wasting, and Underweight
Rothman, M., Berti, C., Smuts, C. M., Faber, M., Covic, N.. "Acceptability of novel small-quantity lipid-based nutrient supplements for complementary feeding in a peri-urban South African community ." Food and Nutrition Bulletin 36 , no. 4 (2015) : 455-466
Study Interventions
  • Standard Lipid-Based Nutrient Supplements (LNS)
  • Animal-source protein
Research Gaps
  • Acceptability
Nutritional Problems being Studied
  • Prevention of Stunting, Wasting, and Underweight