Related Clinical Research

Effect Of Oral Nutritional Supplementation (ONS) On Growth In Children With Undernutrition

Read a meta-analysis on the effects related to growth outcomes in children with undernutrition when nutrition interventions included oral nutritional supplementation, which resulted in significantly better growth, particularly for those who were mildly or moderately undernourished.

Zhang Z, Li F, Hannon BA, et al. Nutrients. 2021;13(9):3036. Published 2021 Aug 30. doi:10.3390/nu13093036

Catch-Up Growth in Infants & Young Children With Faltering Growth (FG): Expert Opinion to Guide General Clinicians

This study reports practical recommendations for general clinicians on how FG should be defined in different young child populations at risk, how FG should be assessed and managed, and the role of catch-up growth after a period of FG.

Cooke R, Goulet O, Huysentruyt K, et al. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2023;77(1):7-15. doi:10.1097/MPG.0000000000003784

Nutritional Rehab of Malnourished Children: Are Nutritional Supplements a Must?

Individualized nutrition plans can improve caloric intake, growth, and laboratory parameters. Adding a nutritional supplement to an individualized nutrition plan can promote superior nutritional rehabilitation.

Emam EK, Nassar MF, Allam MF, Ahmed MM, Elkholy HE. Curr Med Res Opin. 2023;39(2):281-287. doi:10.1080/03007995.2022.2135839


Related Nutrition Resources

Undernutrition Risk Factors

A chart of undernutrition demographic data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) listing risk factors for undernutrition in children and the usage of PediaSure® for intervention and growth. 

Growth Toolkit Dosing Chart

PediaSure dosing chart with daily calorie needs for catch-up growth. 


Product Solutions

PediaSure® Grow & Gain®

PediaSure Grow & Gain is a source of Complete, Balanced Nutrition especially designed for children 1 to 13 years of age.


Connect With Your Patients

PediaSure - Balanced Nutrition for Immune Support

PediaSure contains the nutrition kids need for growth progress and immune system support.

PediaSure Recipes

Recipe ideas for caregivers incorporating PediaSure as an ingredient in meals and snacks.


References: 1. Larson Nath C, et al. Nutr Clin Pract. 2019 Jun;34(3):349-358. doi: 10.1002/ncp.10274 2. World Health Organization. Malnutrition key facts. WHO website.

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