"Protein-Energy Malnutrition" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
The lack of sufficient energy or protein to meet the body's metabolic demands, as a result of either an inadequate dietary intake of protein, intake of poor quality dietary protein, increased demands due to disease, or increased nutrient losses.
- Protein-Energy Malnutrition
- Malnutrition, Protein-Energy
- Malnutritions, Protein-Energy
- Protein Energy Malnutrition
- Protein-Calorie Malnutrition
- Malnutrition, Protein-Calorie
- Protein Calorie Malnutrition
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Protein-Energy Malnutrition".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Protein-Energy Malnutrition".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Protein-Energy Malnutrition" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Protein-Energy Malnutrition" was a major or minor topic of these publication.