Personal breastfeeding behavior of physician mothers is associated with their clinical breastfeeding advocacy.

@article{Sattari2013PersonalBB,
  title={Personal breastfeeding behavior of physician mothers is associated with their clinical breastfeeding advocacy.},
  author={Maryam Sattari and David M. Levine and Dan A Neal and Janet Rose Serwint},
  journal={Breastfeeding medicine : the official journal of the Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine},
  year={2013},
  volume={8 1},
  pages={
          31-7
        }
}
BACKGROUND Despite excellent breastfeeding initiation rates, physician mothers as a group are at risk of premature breastfeeding cessation. The main obstacles and reasons for breastfeeding cessation among physician mothers are work-related. We conducted this study to further explore physician mothers' personal infant feeding decisions and behavior as well as their clinical breastfeeding advocacy. SUBJECTS AND METHODS We interviewed 80 physician mothers, mainly affiliated with the University… CONTINUE READING
BETA
Tweets
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 4 times. VIEW TWEETS

From This Paper

Figures, tables, and topics from this paper.

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 22 REFERENCES

The validity and reliability of maternal recall of breastfeeding practice

  • R Li, KD Scanlon, MK Serudla
  • Nutr Rev
  • 2005

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…