Dietetic Management for PEM -Protein-Energy Malnutrition

Protein-Energy malnutrition – An introduction The protein-energy malnutrition or PEM is a condition that includes marasmus and kwashiorkor. Marasmus is a condition in which dry form with extreme emaciation occurs and kwashiorkor usually occurs in children. The marasmus indicates the deficiency of proteins in the body along with the calorie deficiency. Dietetic Management for PEM Read more