The exacerbated prevalence of acute malnutrition and growth retardation in Roma children living in camps

Abstract Background Child malnutrition is still a concern in marginalized groups of populations, such as immigrants living in very low socio-economic conditions. Roma children are within the most hard-to-reach populations, susceptible to undernutrition and growth retardation. In the city of Rome (It...

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Main Authors: Rosaria Giampaolo, Rosaria Marotta, Francesco Saverio Biagiarelli, Antonella Zampa, Stefania Moramarco, Ersilia Buonomo
Format: Article
Published: BMC 2021-08-01
Series:Italian Journal of Pediatrics
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