This poster and accompanying handout, presented by the IYCN Project at the 10th Commonwealth Association of Paediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition Congress on Diarrhoea & Malnutrition in August 2009, make a case for investing in prevention of severe acute malnutrition (SAM) rather than in the universal introduction of SAM treatment.

Corporate author(s): Infant and Young Child Nutrition Project

Publication date: September 2009

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Related regions: Global

See also: Maternal and child health > Nutrition

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