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- Victora, Cesar G., et al. Show all 7 Authors
- Journal of nutrition 2001 v.131 no.11 pp. 2866-2873
- anthropometric measurements; child growth; child nutrition; childhood; children; diet counseling; dietary recommendations; energy intake; fat intake; food intake; foods; patients; physicians; weight gain; zinc; Brazil
- ... To assess the impact on child growth of the nutrition-counseling component of the Integrated Management of Childhood Illnesses (IMCI) strategy, a randomized trial was implemented. All 28 government health centers in a Southern Brazil city were paired according to baseline nutritional indicators. One center from each pair was randomly selected and its doctors received 20-h training in nutrition cou ...