Exclusive breast-feeding is recommended during the first 6 months of life. Use of simple indicators to predict early stopping of exclusive breast-feeding may be desirable in clinical practice. A breast-feeding assessment evaluated at discharge and including maternal age, previous breast-feeding experience, latching difficulty, and breast-feeding interval could be useful.
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition|
|Publication status||Published - Mar 2006|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Medicine (miscellaneous)
- Food Science
- Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health