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Taking an arm circumference measurement
Posted by Brian Jones
1 December 2003 –
The Mid Upper Arm Circumference or MUAC is often used to rapidly assess nutritional status as it has a strong and proven corellation to risk of death.
In this picture Miserich is holding Tadewos for Tsadiku to take his MUAC measurement.
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