Integrated Management of Acute Malnutrition
- This section is intended mainly for practitioners and program managers. It covers management of sever malnutrition, with an in-patient outline based mainly on the WHO standards and updates from Professor Michael Golden, and an out-patient outline based mainly on the Community-based Therapeutic Care Field Manual.
Management of the Child With a Serious Infection or Severe Malnutrition: Guidelines for Care at the First Referral Level in Developing Countries
- A manual for use by doctors, senior nurses and other senior health workers who are responsible for the care of young children at the first referral level in developing countries. It presents up-to-date clinical guidelines, prepared by experts, for both inpatient and outpatient care in small hospitals where basic laboratory facilities and essential drugs and inexpensive medicines are available. The manual focuses on the inpatient management of the major causes of childhood mortality, such as pneumonia, diarrhea, severe malnutrition, malaria, meningitis, measles, and related conditions.
Positive Deviance/Hearth - A Resource Guide for Sustainably Rehabilitating Malnourished Children
- This resource guide provides a detailed explanation of how to identify at-risk children, conduct a positive deviance inquiry to identify positive practices, conduct Hearth sessions, and set up a monitoring and evaluation system.