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Breast feeding practice in the National Maternity Hospital, Dublin: Report of a limited intervention lactation, promotion and educational programme, carried out 1981-1983.
Connolly, John A.; Foley, Robert; Cullen, John H.; McDonald, Dermot; Irish Foundation for Human Development. Healthcare and Psychosomatic Unit.
Three in four mothers believe breast is best; two in five it is healthier for the baby; one in two it makes for a good relationship with the baby. Education of mothers resulted in positive beliefs being more closely correlated with increases in breast feeding rates.
Keyword(s): HEALTH SERVICES; BREASTFEEDING (MOTHER); EDUCATION; STATISTICAL DATA
Publication Date:
1983
Type: Report
Peer-Reviewed: Unknown
Language(s): English
Institution: Lenus
Publisher(s): Eastern Health Board (EHB)
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