Arokiasamy, J.T. (1990) Nutritional problems of Malaysian children and approaches taken to overcome them. Asia-Pacific journal of public health / Asia-Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health, 4 (1). pp. 65-71. ISSN 1010-5395Full text not available from this repository.
Nutritional status of children is an important factor in child survival, especially in developing countries. It is therefore important that nutritional problems are addressed and overcome. This paper reviews the many studies conducted in Malaysia on nutritional problems among children. It also documents the approaches, including intersectoral approaches, that have been taken to overcome these problems. Possible actions that have to be taken in the future to further improve the nutritional status of Malaysian children are discussed.
|Journal or Publication Title:||Asia-Pacific journal of public health / Asia-Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health|
|Additional Information:||Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Child Nutrition Disorders/ethnology|
|Divisions:||Faculty of Medicine|
|Depositing User:||Mr. Faizal Hamzah|
|Date Deposited:||31 May 2011 12:00|
|Last Modified:||21 Oct 2014 09:59|
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