The Short and Long Term Functional Implications of Infant Calorie-Protein Malnutrition

  • José O. Mora
Part of the Nutrition and Food Science book series (NFS, volume 3)

Abstract

The contention that infant malnutrition carries long term functional implications for the individual thus affecting the human capital, is often used as the most convincing argument to motivate politicians and other decision making people to give high priority and preferential budgetary allocations to nutrition programs1,2.

Keywords

Environmental Enrichment Intellectual Development Physical Growth Malnourished Child Basic Research Design 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1980

Authors and Affiliations

  • José O. Mora
    • 1
  1. 1.Dir. de NutriciónInst. Colombiano de Bienestar FamiliarBogotáColombia

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