Lipid-based nutrient supplements: how can they combat child malnutrition?
- Author(s): Dewey, Kathryn G;
- Arimond, Mary
- et al.
Published Web Locationhttps://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pmed.1001314
Kathryn Dewey and Mary Arimond discuss new research in PLOS Medicine that assesses the effect of blanket provision of ready-to-use supplementary food to children at high risk of malnutrition in Chad, and highlight some of the challenges of investigating the efficacy of supplementary foods for malnourished children.