Abel H Irena

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Anthropometric predictors of mortality in undernourished adults in the Ajiep Feeding Programme in Southern Sudan
    Abel H Irena
    Valid International, 841 Northampton Drive, Silver Spring, MD 20903, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 98:335-9. 2013
  2. pmc Diarrhea is a major killer of children with severe acute malnutrition admitted to inpatient set-up in Lusaka, Zambia
    Abel H Irena
    Valid International, Oxford, UK
    Nutr J 10:110. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Comparison of the effectiveness of a milk-free soy-maize-sorghum-based ready-to-use therapeutic food to standard ready-to-use therapeutic food with 25% milk in nutrition management of severely acutely malnourished Zambian children: an equivalence non-blin
    Abel H Irena
    Valid International, Oxford, UK
    Matern Child Nutr 11:105-19. 2015
  4. doi request reprint Development and acceptability of a novel milk-free soybean-maize-sorghum ready-to-use therapeutic food (SMS-RUTF) based on industrial extrusion cooking process
    Victor O Owino
    Valid Nutrition, Nairobi, Kenya Valid International, Lusaka, Zambia Valid International, Oxford, UK
    Matern Child Nutr 10:126-34. 2014

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. doi request reprint Anthropometric predictors of mortality in undernourished adults in the Ajiep Feeding Programme in Southern Sudan
    Abel H Irena
    Valid International, 841 Northampton Drive, Silver Spring, MD 20903, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 98:335-9. 2013
    ..Various nutritional assessment tools are available to assess adult undernutrition, but few are practical in poorly served areas of low-income countries...
  2. pmc Diarrhea is a major killer of children with severe acute malnutrition admitted to inpatient set-up in Lusaka, Zambia
    Abel H Irena
    Valid International, Oxford, UK
    Nutr J 10:110. 2011
    ..We investigated the prevalence and effect of diarrhea and HIV infection on inpatient treatment outcome of children with complicated SAM receiving treatment in inpatient units...
  3. doi request reprint Comparison of the effectiveness of a milk-free soy-maize-sorghum-based ready-to-use therapeutic food to standard ready-to-use therapeutic food with 25% milk in nutrition management of severely acutely malnourished Zambian children: an equivalence non-blin
    Abel H Irena
    Valid International, Oxford, UK
    Matern Child Nutr 11:105-19. 2015
    ..1 (-10.3,14.6)% for ITT (P = 0.726) and -0.6 (-16.1, 14.5) for PP (P = 0.939) for the ≥24 months age group. In conclusion, the study did not confirm our hypothesis of equivalence between SMS-RUTF and P-RUTF in SAM management. ..
  4. doi request reprint Development and acceptability of a novel milk-free soybean-maize-sorghum ready-to-use therapeutic food (SMS-RUTF) based on industrial extrusion cooking process
    Victor O Owino
    Valid Nutrition, Nairobi, Kenya Valid International, Lusaka, Zambia Valid International, Oxford, UK
    Matern Child Nutr 10:126-34. 2014
    ..Use of diversified locally available ingredients to produce RUTF is feasible. The SMS-RUTF meets expected standards and is acceptable to children aged 4-11 months old. Effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of SMS-RUTF is required...