Peculiarities of Teaching the Topic «Protein-Energy Malnutrition in Children» to English-Speaking Students
The problems that arise during the process of teaching the topic «Protein-energy malnutrition in children» to the English-speaking students are discussed in this article. It highlights the differences in the protocols of various countries, in particular presents the comparative analysis of terminological concepts of hypotrophy, protein-energy malnutrition, undernutrition, stunting, acute, chronic malnutrition, wasting, kwashiorkor, provides anthropometric indicators to assess the severity of inanition (optional use of Mid-Upper Arm Circumference), gives anthropometric criteria to diagnose the severity of protein-energy malnutrition and the group at risk for its development. The article describes the issues of managing patients with severe and moderate malnutrition according to foreign documents, presents the differential table for the choice of treatment of a child with severe malnutrition, highlights the principles, phases and stages of treatment, features of managing patients with the use of products ready for use (ready to use therapeutic food). Analysis of protocol of Ukraine, the World Health Organization, India, Kenya has allowed to adapt methods of teaching this topic to English-speaking students.
Babtsev AF, Boychenko TE, Shanov OV. [Malnutririon in children [uchebnoe posobie]. Blagoveschensk: Bukvitsa. 2011: 22 s.
Skvortsova VA, Netrebenko OK, Borovik TE [Nutrition disorders in children of early age group]. Lechaschiy vrach. 2011; 1: 26-31.
ACF-In Guidelines for the integrated management of SAM: in and out-patient treatment / Michael H Golden, Yvonne Grellety [et al.] // rezhim dostupa http://www.actionagainsthunger.org/sites/default/files/publications
Bergeron G., Castleman T. [Program Responses to Acute and Chronic Malnutrition: Divergences and Convergences] . Adv Nutr .2012; 3:242-249.
Efficacy of modified WHO feeding protocol for management of severe malnutrition in children: a pilot study from a teaching hospital in New Delhi, India / Parakh A. [et al.] // Asia Pac. J. Clin. Nutr. – 2008. – Vol. 17(4). – P. 608-661.
Incidence and duration of severe wasting in two African populations / Garenne M. [et al.] // Public Health Nutr. – 2009. – vol. 12(11). – P. 1974-1982.
The National Guideline for Integrated Management of Acute Malnutrition (Kenia, 2009) / Dr. Francis Kimani, S.K. Sharif. – rezhim dostupa www.cmamforum.org/pool/ kenya-moh-imam-guideline-june-2009.pdf
UNICEF-WHO-The World Bank Joint Child Malnutrition Estimates [web source]. – rezhim dostupa http://www.who.int/nutgrowthdb/jme_unicef_who_wb.pdf
WHO. Guideline: Updates on the management of severe acute malnutrition in infants and children (Geneva: World Health Organization) 2013. rezhim dostupa http://www.who.int/nutrition/publications/guidelines/updates_management_SAM_infantandchildren/en/
Copyright (c) 2016 CHILD`S HEALTH
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
© Publishing House Zaslavsky, 1997-2020