Iranian Journal of Pediatrics

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Incidence of Refeeding Syndrome and Its Associated Factors in South African Children Hospitalized with Severe Acute Malnutrition

Audrey Philisiwe Mbethe 1 , * and Siyazi Mda 2
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1 MBChB, FC Paed with Colleges of Medicine of South Africa, Paediatric registrar at Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University, Pretoria, South Africa
2 MBChB, MMed: Paediatrics, PhD, Professor and Senior Lecturer, Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University, Pretoria, South Africa
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Pediatrics: June 2017, 27 (3); e8297
  • Published Online: February 26, 2017
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: August 14, 2016
  • Revised: January 8, 2017
  • Accepted: February 5, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijp.8297

To Cite: Mbethe A P, Mda S. Incidence of Refeeding Syndrome and Its Associated Factors in South African Children Hospitalized with Severe Acute Malnutrition, Iran J Pediatr. 2017 ; 27(3):e8297. doi: 10.5812/ijp.8297.

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1. Background
2. Methods
3. Results
4. Discussion
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