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Edited by Muhammad Imran

University of Lahore


Ali Imran

Government College University

Malnutrition is a major threat faced by the developing nations and it has caused a severe health care and economic burden. This menace causes severe structural and functional abnormalities that hinders the growth of the individual and nation. This book provides complete insight of the problem, pathophysiology, impact and rectifying strategies. Moreover, this book encompasses the different sections that highlight the problem in a sequential manner. Hopefully, this book will prove to be an aid for the reader to enlighten their knowledge regarding malnutrition and its tackling strategies.

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MalnutritionEdited by Muhammad Imran

Published: November 11th 2020

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.77861

ISBN: 978-1-83880-517-3

Print ISBN: 978-1-83880-516-6

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83969-156-0

Copyright year: 2020

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4161 Total Chapter Downloads

2 Crossref Citations

1 Web of Science Citations

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1. Introductory Chapter: Malnutrition

By Farhan Saeed, Muhammad Imran, Tabussam Tufail and Ali Imran


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2. Biofortification of Crops Using Biotechnology to Alleviate Malnutrition

By Kathleen Hefferon


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3. Vitamins

By Mohanad Mousa Kareem and Majid S. Jabir


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4. Malnutrition: Current Challenges and Future Perspectives

By Joseph Kiprop Choge


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5. Wernicke Encephalopathy in Elderly Related to Severe Malnutrition

By Francisco Javier Ros Forteza


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6. Global Prevalence of Malnutrition: Evidence from Literature

By Natisha Dukhi


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7. Detection of Nutrient-Related SNP to Reveal Individual Malnutrition Risk

By Junsheng Huo and Chunhong Zhang


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