Successful breast feeding: the mother's dilemma.

  title={Successful breast feeding: the mother's dilemma.},
  author={Margaret J. Harrison and J. Mitchell Morse and Morag Prowse},
  journal={Journal of advanced nursing},
  volume={10 3},
A content analysis of 141 articles on breast feeding by discipline revealed differences in the factors considered necessary for breast feeding success and in the criteria used to determine success. Whereas medical articles focused on maternal factors prenatally and infant health post-natally, or the length of time breast feeding was maintained, lay articles focused on the relationship of the mother with her infant (the nursing couple) and the mother's ability to manage breast feeding within the… CONTINUE READING

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