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Journal of Tropical Medicine
Volume 2009 (2009), Article ID 832589, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2009/832589
Research Article

Insulin Growth Factor-I in Protein-Energy Malnutrition during Rehabilitation in Two Nutritional Rehabilitation Centres in Burkina Faso

1Institut de recherche en Sciences de la Santé, Centre national de la recherche Scientifique et Technologique, Ministère des Enseignements Secondaire, Supérieur et de la Recherché Scientifique, BP 7192 Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
2Unité de Diabétologie et de Nutrition, Avenue Hippocrate 54, Bte 5474, 1200 Woluwe Saint Lambert, Brussels, Belgium
3Unité d'épidémiologie, biostatistique et méthodes opérationnelles en santé publique, Clos Chapelle aux Champs, 30, bte 3058, 1200 Woluwe-saint-Lambert, Brussels, Belgium

Received 2 November 2008; Accepted 15 January 2009

Academic Editor: Sasithon Pukrittayakamee

Copyright © 2009 S. Kouanda 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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