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Systematic review of the efficacy and effectiveness of complementary feeding intervention

Author: Dewey K, Adu-Afarwuah, S.
Resource type: Presentation

Kathryn Dewey & Seth Adu-Afarwuah, Uni of California, Davis. 2007 for SCN

Updated powerpoint presentation presented at SCN meeting in Rome 2007 reviewing studies and papers on complementary feeding in developing countries to see the effects, what they covered and to see if any conclusions could be drawn.
Writing up a paper on it, which has been submitted.

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