The effectiveness of interventions using relaxation therapy to improve breastfeeding outcomes: A systematic review

@article{Shukri2018TheEO,
  title={The effectiveness of interventions using relaxation therapy to improve breastfeeding outcomes: A systematic review},
  author={N. H. Mohd Shukri and J. Wells and M. Fewtrell},
  journal={Maternal \& Child Nutrition},
  year={2018},
  volume={14}
}
Abstract Maternal psychological state is recognised to influence lactation success, largely by affecting milk ejection. Thus, increased psychological distress can disrupt milk flow and in the long‐term, affect milk synthesis. Conversely, it is possible that milk ejection could be improved by using relaxation therapy during breastfeeding. We performed a systematic review to evaluate the effectiveness of interventions using relaxation therapy to improve breastfeeding outcomes and to assess the… Expand
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