Establishing successful breastfeeding in the newborn period.

  title={Establishing successful breastfeeding in the newborn period.},
  author={Alison Volpe Holmes},
  journal={Pediatric clinics of North America},
  volume={60 1},
The first days after delivery of a newborn infant are critical for breastfeeding establishment. Successful initiation and continuation-especially of exclusive breastfeeding-have become public health priorities, but it is fraught with many individual- and systems-level barriers. In this article, we review how hospital newborn services can be constructed or… CONTINUE READING