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Table 2 Characteristics of the three country cohorts

From: Relationship between mid upper arm circumference and weight changes in children aged 6–59 months

Location Agency Program start date Program end date Program admission criteria Program discharge criteria Data collected at each visita Number of episodes
Ethiopiab SC-US 16/09/03 06/05/04 MUAC < 110 mm WHM ≥ 80 %c and MUAC ≥ 110 mm MUAC Weight 431
Malawid MoH 01/03/11 28/02/12 MUAC < 115 mm MUAC ≥ 125 mm MUAC Weight Morbidity 235
Bangladeshb Tdh 11/06/13 20/08/14 MUAC <115 mm MUAC ≥ 115 mm andWHZ ≥ −3e and weight gain > 15 % MUAC Weight 264
  1. aHeights at admission and discharge were also recorded: bData collected in a service context: cThe NCHS reference was used; dData were collected as part of a research project: eWGS reference was used