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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
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2017
2017
BackgroundPreterm infants have an immature sucking behavior and the capacity to be exclusively breastfed may be reduced for a… Expand
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2015
Highly Cited
2015
Background: Persistent nipple pain is one of the most common reasons given by mothers for ceasing exclusive breastfeeding. We… Expand
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
BACKGROUND Capsular contracture (CC) is a common complication of breast augmentation that is thought to arise from bacterial… Expand
2008
2008
OBJECTIVE to investigate the relationship between adherence to six of the Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative (BFHI) Ten steps to… Expand
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Objective:  To determine whether, in infants with a tongue‐tie and a feeding problem, the current medical treatment (referral to… Expand
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
This study reports breastfeeding outcomes for 34 preterm infants whose mothers used ultra-thin silicone nipple shields to… Expand
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1999
1999
Forty-three breast implant operations in 25 patients were studied prospectively to determine the effectiveness of covering the… Expand
1996
1996
  • V. Bodley, D. Powers
  • Journal of human lactation : official journal of…
  • 1996
  • Corpus ID: 37239639
This report describes ten cases in which silicone nipple shields were used for two weeks or longer. In nine of the cases, shields… Expand
1990
1990
  • K. G. Auerbach
  • Journal of obstetric, gynecologic, and neonatal…
  • 1990
  • Corpus ID: 42389680
This study was conducted to evaluate nipple shields and determine whether altered nipple shield design would change the amount of… Expand
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1980
Highly Cited
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