Merry Fitzpatrick published article on kwashiorkor in Food and Nutrition Bulletin

August 2018

The Food and Nutrition Bulletin published Merry Fitzpatrick’s article, Lost in Aggregation: The Geographic Distribution of Kwashiorkor in Eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo, on August 23, 2018. Kwashiorkor is a type of severe acute malnutrition whose causes remain elusive. This article explores why aggregation of prevalence across large populations obscures our understanding of the disease. Read the full article here.

SAGE Publishing selected this study for a press release, available here.

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