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Journal of Nutrition and Metabolism
Volume 2015 (2015), Article ID 641784, 8 pages
Research Article

Treatment Outcome of Severe Acute Malnutrition Cases at the Tamale Teaching Hospital

1School of Medicine and Health Sciences, University for Development Studies, P.O. Box 1883, Tamale, Ghana
2Tamale Teaching Hospital, P.O. Box 16, Tamale, Ghana
3School of Medicine, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC, USA

Received 7 January 2015; Revised 14 April 2015; Accepted 17 April 2015

Academic Editor: Maurizio Muscaritoli

Copyright © 2015 Mahama Saaka et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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