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    • Childhood malnutrition in households with contemporary siblings: a scenario from urban Bangladesh 

      Das, Jui; Kumar Das, Sumon; Hasan, T; Syed Golam Faruque, Abu; Ahmed, Salma; Ferdous, Farzana; Begum, R; Jobayer Chisti, Mohammod; Malek, M A; Mamun, Abdullah (© 2015 Nature Publishing Group, 2015)
      This study aimed to determine the effect of the presence of under-5 siblings (≥1) in a household on childhood malnutrition in urban Bangladesh. During 2000 and 2013, a total of 16 948 under-5 children were enrolled in the ...
    • Determinants of age-specific undernutrition in children aged less than 2 years—the Bangladesh context 

      Choudhury, Nuzhat; Raihan, Mohammad Jyoti; Sultana, Sabiha; Mahmud, Zeba; Farzana, Fahmida Dil; Haque, Md Ahshanul; Rahman, Ahmed Shafiqur; Waid, Jillian L.; Chowdhury, Atique Mushtaque Raza; Black, Robert E.E.; Ahmed, Tahmeed J. (© 2017 Blackwell Publishing Ltd., 2017-07)
      Globally, undernutrition affects nearly half of all children aged less than 5 years. It is more prominent in low- and middle-income countries. This study aimed to identify the age-specific risk factors for different ...
    • Lipid-based nutrient supplementation in the first 1000 d improves child growth in Bangladesh: a cluster-randomized effectiveness trial 

      Dewey, Kathryn G; Mridha, Malay K; Matias, Susana L; Arnold, Charles D; Cummins, Joseph R; Khan, Md Showkat Ali; Maalouf-Manasseh, Zeina; Siddiqui, Zakia; Ullah, Md Barkat; Vosti, Stephen A (© 2017 American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 2017-03-18)
      Background: Stunting in linear growth occurs mainly during the first 1000 d, from conception through 24 mo of age. Despite the recognition of this critical period, there have been few evaluations of the growth impact ...
    • Trends and determinants of inequities in childhood stunting in Bangladesh from 1996/7 to 2014 

      Rabbani, Atonu; Khan, Akib; Yusuf, Sifat; Adams, Alayne (© 2016 International Journal for Equity in Health, 2016-11-16)
      Background We explore long-term trends and determinants of socioeconomic inequities in chronic childhood undernutrition measured by stunting among under-five children in Bangladesh. Given that one in three children remain ...