Marko Kerac

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Improved assessment of child nutritional status using target weights and a novel, low-cost, weight-for-height slide chart
    Marko Kerac
    Department of Pediatric, UCL Centre for International Health and Development, Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    Trop Doct 39:23-6. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Probiotics and prebiotics for severe acute malnutrition (PRONUT study): a double-blind efficacy randomised controlled trial in Malawi
    Marko Kerac
    Valid International, Oxford, UK
    Lancet 374:136-44. 2009
  3. pmc Prevalence of wasting among under 6-month-old infants in developing countries and implications of new case definitions using WHO growth standards: a secondary data analysis
    Marko Kerac
    Centre for International Health and Development, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Arch Dis Child 96:1008-13. 2011
  4. pmc Follow-up of post-discharge growth and mortality after treatment for severe acute malnutrition (FuSAM study): a prospective cohort study
    Marko Kerac
    Valid International, Oxford, United Kingdom Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, College of Medicine, Blantyre, Malawi Institute for Global Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom Leonard Cheshire Disability and Inclusive Development Centre, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 9:e96030. 2014
  5. ncbi request reprint Safety, effectiveness and barriers to follow-up using an 'early discharge' Kangaroo Care policy in a resource poor setting
    Hannah Blencowe
    College of Medicine of Malawi, Paediatric Department, P Bag 360, Blantyre, Malawi
    J Trop Pediatr 55:244-8. 2009
  6. pmc Operational implications of using 2006 World Health Organization growth standards in nutrition programmes: secondary data analysis
    Andrew Seal
    Centre for International Health and Development, Institute of Child Health, London WC1N 1EH
    BMJ 334:733. 2007

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Publications6

  1. doi request reprint Improved assessment of child nutritional status using target weights and a novel, low-cost, weight-for-height slide chart
    Marko Kerac
    Department of Pediatric, UCL Centre for International Health and Development, Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    Trop Doct 39:23-6. 2009
    ..We also describe a target weight system for monitoring children's progress towards nutritional recovery...
  2. doi request reprint Probiotics and prebiotics for severe acute malnutrition (PRONUT study): a double-blind efficacy randomised controlled trial in Malawi
    Marko Kerac
    Valid International, Oxford, UK
    Lancet 374:136-44. 2009
    ..Our aim was to assess the clinical and nutritional efficacy of a probiotic and prebiotic functional food for the treatment of severe acute malnutrition in a HIV-prevalent setting...
  3. pmc Prevalence of wasting among under 6-month-old infants in developing countries and implications of new case definitions using WHO growth standards: a secondary data analysis
    Marko Kerac
    Centre for International Health and Development, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Arch Dis Child 96:1008-13. 2011
    ..To determine wasting prevalence among infants aged under 6 months and describe the effects of new case definitions based on WHO growth standards...
  4. pmc Follow-up of post-discharge growth and mortality after treatment for severe acute malnutrition (FuSAM study): a prospective cohort study
    Marko Kerac
    Valid International, Oxford, United Kingdom Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, College of Medicine, Blantyre, Malawi Institute for Global Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom Leonard Cheshire Disability and Inclusive Development Centre, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 9:e96030. 2014
    ..Management of Severe Acute Malnutrition (SAM) plays a vital role in achieving global child survival targets. Effective treatment programmes are available but little is known about longer term outcomes following programme discharge...
  5. ncbi request reprint Safety, effectiveness and barriers to follow-up using an 'early discharge' Kangaroo Care policy in a resource poor setting
    Hannah Blencowe
    College of Medicine of Malawi, Paediatric Department, P Bag 360, Blantyre, Malawi
    J Trop Pediatr 55:244-8. 2009
    ..To describe the outcomes of low-birth-weight babies using an 'early discharge' Kangaroo care policy and to identify barriers to their follow-up...
  6. pmc Operational implications of using 2006 World Health Organization growth standards in nutrition programmes: secondary data analysis
    Andrew Seal
    Centre for International Health and Development, Institute of Child Health, London WC1N 1EH
    BMJ 334:733. 2007
    ..To assess the implications of adopting the World Health Organization 2006 growth standards in combination with current diagnostic criteria in emergency and non-emergency child feeding programmes...