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The Distribution and Mortality Impact of Chronic Energy Deficiency among Adult Nigerian Men and Women

Citation

Rotimi, Charles N.; Okosun, I.; Johnson, L.; Owoaje, Eme E.; Lawoyin, Taiwo; Asuzu, Michael C.; Kaufman, Jay S.; Adeyemo, A.; & Cooper, Richard S. (1999). The Distribution and Mortality Impact of Chronic Energy Deficiency among Adult Nigerian Men and Women. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 53(9), 734-9.

Abstract

Objective: To determine the prevalence of chronic energy deficiency (CED) and associated mortality risk in a cohort of adult Nigerians followed from 1992 to 1997.

URL

http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/sj.ejcn.1600842

Reference Type

Journal Article

Journal Title

European Journal of Clinical Nutrition

Author(s)

Rotimi, Charles N.
Okosun, I.
Johnson, L.
Owoaje, Eme E.
Lawoyin, Taiwo
Asuzu, Michael C.
Kaufman, Jay S.
Adeyemo, A.
Cooper, Richard S.

Year Published

1999

Volume Number

53

Issue Number

9

Pages

734-9

Reference ID

1645