Table 4: Change in the nutritional profile.

Initial assessment At 6 weeks P value
(Mean ± SD)(Mean ± SD)

BMI (kg/m2)20.7 ± 2.518.5 ± 2.60.001
TSF (mm)9 ± 1.78.3 ± 1.10.001
MUAC (cm)29.1 ± 3.126.5 ± 2.70.001
MAMC (cm)23.9 ± 6.323.9 ± 2.50.921
S. Albumin (g/dL)3.1 ± 0.33.1 ± 0.30.796
Hemoglobin
(g/dL)
11.7 ± 1.410.8 ± 1.90.001
Total lymphocyte count1477 ± 8831243 ± 4270.038
CHI55.2 ± 15.753.9 ± 15.10.220