The association between infant feeding pattern and mother’s quality of life in Taiwan

@article{Chen2007TheAB,
  title={The association between infant feeding pattern and mother’s quality of life in Taiwan},
  author={Yi-Chun Chen and W Chie and Shu-Chen Kuo and Yuquan Lin and S. Lin and Pau-Chung Chen},
  journal={Quality of Life Research},
  year={2007},
  volume={16},
  pages={1281-1288}
}
This study compared the health-related quality of life (HRQOL) of mothers using different infant feeding methods. We used the Medical Outcomes Study 36-item Short-Form (SF-36) to measure the HRQOL of 1,747 mothers and used the scores to look for associations with infant feeding methods (not breastfeeding, breastfeeding for <1 month, breastfeeding 1–5 months, and still breastfeeding at the 6th month). The mothers were chosen via a stratified sampling from the Taiwan national birth registration… CONTINUE READING

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