Duration of breast-feeding patterns established in the hospital. Influencing factors. Results from a national survey.

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Data from a national survey of new mothers were analyzed to determine the effect that demographic characteristics, breast-feeding instructions, and infant formula discharge kits had on breast-feeding patterns established in the hospital. Results indicated that mothers who exclusively breast-fed their infant were more likely to be affluent, college educated… (More)

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@article{Ryan1990DurationOB, title={Duration of breast-feeding patterns established in the hospital. Influencing factors. Results from a national survey.}, author={Alan S. Ryan and Jeffrey L Wysong and Gilbert A Martinez and Steven D Simon}, journal={Clinical pediatrics}, year={1990}, volume={29 2}, pages={99-107} }