oa South African Medical Journal - Protein malnutrition (Kwashiorkor) in children of working mothers
|Article Title||Protein malnutrition (Kwashiorkor) in children of working mothers|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Affiliations||1 Baragwanath Hospital, Johannesburg|
|Publication Date||Mar 1962|
|Pages||177 - 178|
|Keyword(s)||Children, Kwashiorkor, Nutrition, Paediatrics, Protein malnutrition, Sociology and Working mothers|
About half the 700 - 800 African children admitted to this hospital every year with manifestations of advanced protein malnutrition (kwashiorkor) come from homes where the mother is unable to care for her child personally.
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