Skip to search formSkip to main content
You are currently offline. Some features of the site may not work correctly.

SHIELD, NIPPLE

Known as: nipple shield, nipple shields 
A nipple shield is a device consisting of a cover used to protect the nipple of a nursing woman. This generic device does not include nursing pads… Expand
National Institutes of Health

Papers overview

Semantic Scholar uses AI to extract papers important to this topic.
2015
2015
Background: Persistent nipple pain is one of the most common reasons given by mothers for ceasing exclusive breastfeeding. We… Expand
  • table 1
  • table 2
  • table 3
  • table 4
Is this relevant?
2014
2014
AIM This study investigated if a process-oriented training for health professionals will influence women's use and reasons for… Expand
Is this relevant?
2013
2013
An apparatus was designed to mimic lactation from a human breast. It was used to determine the influence of milk fat content and… Expand
  • figure 1
  • table 1
  • table 2
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
BACKGROUND Capsular contracture (CC) is a common complication of breast augmentation that is thought to arise from bacterial… Expand
Is this relevant?
2012
2012
A new drug delivery method for infants is presented which incorporates an active pharmaceutical ingredient (API)-loaded insert… Expand
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVE To determine whether, in infants with a tongue-tie and a feeding problem, the current medical treatment (referral to a… Expand
  • figure 1
  • table 2
  • table 1
  • table 3
Is this relevant?
2003
2003
 
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
This study reports breastfeeding outcomes for 34 preterm infants whose mothers used ultra-thin silicone nipple shields to… Expand
  • table 2
  • table 1
Is this relevant?
1999
1999
Forty-three breast implant operations in 25 patients were studied prospectively to determine the effectiveness of covering the… Expand
Is this relevant?
1980
1980
The effect of a traditional (Mexican Hat) and of a new (Thin Latex) nipple shield on the sucking patterns and milk intake of 5-8… Expand
Is this relevant?