A study on infant and young child feeding practices among mothers attending an urban health center in East Delhi.

@article{Khan2012ASO,
  title={A study on infant and young child feeding practices among mothers attending an urban health center in East Delhi.},
  author={Amir Maroof Khan and Priscilla Kayina and Paras Agrawal and Anita Gupta and Anjur Tupil Kannan},
  journal={Indian journal of public health},
  year={2012},
  volume={56 4},
  pages={301-4}
}
A cross sectional study was conducted to study the diet pattern of children less than 2 years with regard to certain infant and young child feeding (IYCF) indicators. A total of 374 children less than 24 months of age coming to the immunization clinic were studied using a standard pretested and prevalidated questionnaire. Exclusive breastfeeding was followed by 57.1% of children under 6 months of age. Minimum dietary diversity, minimum meal frequency, and minimum acceptable diet were seen… CONTINUE READING

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