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Paediatric Malabsorption

Information for healthcare professionals to learn about nutrition and gastrointestinal malabsorption in children.

Minor, G. et al. 2016. Formula Switch Leads to Enteral Feeding Tolerance Improvements in Children With Developmental Delays

Children with developmental delays are often dependent on enteral nutrition. This study evaluated the benefits of switching to a 100% whey, peptide-based formula from an intact protein based formula, which resulted in improved symptoms of feeding intolerance in the majority (92%) of developmentally delayed children eligible for the study.