John Phuka

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Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Developmental outcomes among 18-month-old Malawians after a year of complementary feeding with lipid-based nutrient supplements or corn-soy flour
    John C Phuka
    College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi
    Matern Child Nutr 8:239-48. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Acceptability of three novel lipid-based nutrient supplements among Malawian infants and their caregivers
    John Phuka
    Community Health Department, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, P Bag 360 Blantyre, Malawi
    Matern Child Nutr 7:368-77. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Supplementary feeding with fortified spread among moderately underweight 6-18-month-old rural Malawian children
    John Phuka
    College of Medicine, University of Malawi, P Bag 360 Blantyre, Malawi
    Matern Child Nutr 5:159-70. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Providing lipid-based nutrient supplements does not affect developmental milestones among Malawian children
    Charles Mangani
    College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi School of Medicine, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Acta Paediatr 103:e17-26. 2014
  5. doi request reprint A job analysis of community health workers in the context of integrated nutrition and early child development
    John Phuka
    Department of Community Health, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1308:183-91. 2014

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Publications5

  1. doi request reprint Developmental outcomes among 18-month-old Malawians after a year of complementary feeding with lipid-based nutrient supplements or corn-soy flour
    John C Phuka
    College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi
    Matern Child Nutr 8:239-48. 2012
    ..In conclusion, rural Malawian infants receiving 12-month daily supplementation of their diet either with the tested lipid-based nutrient supplements or fortified corn-soy flour have comparable development outcomes by 18 months of age...
  2. doi request reprint Acceptability of three novel lipid-based nutrient supplements among Malawian infants and their caregivers
    John Phuka
    Community Health Department, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, P Bag 360 Blantyre, Malawi
    Matern Child Nutr 7:368-77. 2011
    ..Considering that the novel LNS was largely acceptable. Efficacy trials are now needed to assess their impact on child growth and development...
  3. doi request reprint Supplementary feeding with fortified spread among moderately underweight 6-18-month-old rural Malawian children
    John Phuka
    College of Medicine, University of Malawi, P Bag 360 Blantyre, Malawi
    Matern Child Nutr 5:159-70. 2009
    ..Neither intervention, if limited to a 12-week duration, appears to have significant impact on the process of linear growth or stunting...
  4. doi request reprint Providing lipid-based nutrient supplements does not affect developmental milestones among Malawian children
    Charles Mangani
    College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi School of Medicine, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Acta Paediatr 103:e17-26. 2014
    ..To assess whether using lipid-based nutrient supplements (LNS) to complement the diets of infants and young children affected when they achieved selected developmental milestones...
  5. doi request reprint A job analysis of community health workers in the context of integrated nutrition and early child development
    John Phuka
    Department of Community Health, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1308:183-91. 2014
    ..Balanced bureaucratic structures, improved task allocation, and synchronization of work schedules across all relevant sectors are needed for integrated intervention in Malawi. ..