Effect of the maternity ward system on the lactation success of low-income urban Mexican women.

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We compared the lactation performance of 165 healthy mothers who planned to breastfeed and gave birth by vaginal delivery, without complications to a healthy infant in either a nursery (NUR) (n = 58) or a rooming-in hospital where formula supplementation was not allowed. In the rooming-in hospital, women were randomly assigned to a group that received… (More)

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@article{Perezescamilla1992EffectOT, title={Effect of the maternity ward system on the lactation success of low-income urban Mexican women.}, author={R Perez-escamilla and Sofia Segura-Mill{\'a}n and Ernesto Pollitt and Kathryn G. Dewey}, journal={Early human development}, year={1992}, volume={31 1}, pages={25-40} }