Frequency of milk expression and milk production by mothers of nonnursing premature neonates.

@article{Decarvalho1985FrequencyOM,
  title={Frequency of milk expression and milk production by mothers of nonnursing premature neonates.},
  author={Manoel Decarvalho and Donald G. M. Anderson and A. Baez Giangreco and William B. Pittard},
  journal={American journal of diseases of children},
  year={1985},
  volume={139 5},
  pages={
          483-5
        }
}
The relationship between frequency of expression and milk output was studied in 25 healthy mothers of premature infants with gestational ages at birth of 28 to 37 weeks. Mothers expressed milk from days 5 to 11 post partum based on card selection, either four or more times per day or three or less times per day using an electric pump. Based on a second card selection, milk expression was either maintained at the same frequency or changed to the opposite frequency for a second week. On days 11… CONTINUE READING
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