A double-blind, randomized, controlled trial of tongue-tie division and its immediate effect on breastfeeding.

@article{Berry2012ADR,
  title={A double-blind, randomized, controlled trial of tongue-tie division and its immediate effect on breastfeeding.},
  author={Janet Berry and Mervyn Griffiths and Carolyn Westcott},
  journal={Breastfeeding medicine : the official journal of the Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine},
  year={2012},
  volume={7 3},
  pages={
          189-93
        }
}
AIM This study investigated if a maternally reported, immediate improvement in breastfeeding following division of tongue-tie is due to a placebo effect. METHODS This randomized controlled trial was conducted at Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, UK, in 2003-2004. Sixty breastfed babies 5-115 days old (mean, 32 days; median, 23 days) were randomized to division (Group A) or non-division (Group B). The mother and a trained observer were blinded and assessed breastfeeding before the… 

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