Received: 30 October 2018
Accepted: 13 February 2019
First Online: 21 February 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: EDHS 2016 was approved by the Institutional Review Boards (IRB) of Ethiopian Public Health Institute and ICF International. Caregivers of the children provided consent before data collection [CitationRef removed]. For this particular work, we obtained additional ethical approval from the IRB of Tehran University of Medical Sciences, ethical code IR.TUMS.VCR.REC.1397.142, and approval to use the dataset from the DHS program through a project titled “trends and determinants of malnutrition in Ethiopia.”
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