Breastfeeding self-efficacy and breastmilk feeding for moderate and late preterm infants in the Family Integrated Care trial: a mixed methods protocol

@article{Brockway2018BreastfeedingSA,
  title={Breastfeeding self-efficacy and breastmilk feeding for moderate and late preterm infants in the Family Integrated Care trial: a mixed methods protocol},
  author={Meredith Lee Brockway and Karen M. Benzies and Eloise C. J. Carr and Khalid Aziz},
  journal={International Breastfeeding Journal},
  year={2018},
  volume={13}
}
BackgroundBreastmilk is the ideal nutrition for preterm infants. [] Key Method Nested within the broader FICare trial, we will conduct an explanatory sequential mixed methods study to investigate if FICare improves maternal BSE and rates of breastmilk feeding in moderate and late preterm infants at discharge from the NICU. In phase 1, we will calculate the mean difference between admission and discharge BSE scores for the intervention group.

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