Factors associated with duration of breastfeeding in ireland: potential areas for improvement.

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/232656
Title:
Factors associated with duration of breastfeeding in ireland: potential areas for improvement.
Authors:
Tarrant, R C; Younger, Katherine M; Sheridan-Pereira, Margaret; Kearney, John M
Affiliation:
Department of Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics, Our Lady's Children's Hospital, Crumlin, Dublin, Ireland.
Citation:
Factors associated with duration of breastfeeding in ireland: potential areas for improvement. 2011, 27 (3):262-71 J Hum Lact
Journal:
Journal of human lactation : official journal of International Lactation Consultant Association
Issue Date:
Aug-2011
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/232656
DOI:
10.1177/0890334411413097
PubMed ID:
21788655
Abstract:
There is a need to comprehensively examine why mothers in Ireland discontinue breastfeeding early and to explore the factors influencing duration of breastfeeding during the first 6 months postpartum. Findings from this study provide valuable direction for future strategies and interventions aimed at increasing breastfeeding duration rates in Ireland.
Language:
en
MeSH:
Adult; Breast Feeding; Female; Humans; Infant; Infant, Newborn; Ireland; Male; Mothers; Postpartum Period; Prospective Studies; Risk Factors; Social Support; Time Factors; Weaning
ISSN:
1552-5732

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorTarrant, R Cen_GB
dc.contributor.authorYounger, Katherine Men_GB
dc.contributor.authorSheridan-Pereira, Margareten_GB
dc.contributor.authorKearney, John Men_GB
dc.date.accessioned2012-07-09T15:46:07Z-
dc.date.available2012-07-09T15:46:07Z-
dc.date.issued2011-08-
dc.identifier.citationFactors associated with duration of breastfeeding in ireland: potential areas for improvement. 2011, 27 (3):262-71 J Hum Lacten_GB
dc.identifier.issn1552-5732-
dc.identifier.pmid21788655-
dc.identifier.doi10.1177/0890334411413097-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/232656-
dc.description.abstractThere is a need to comprehensively examine why mothers in Ireland discontinue breastfeeding early and to explore the factors influencing duration of breastfeeding during the first 6 months postpartum. Findings from this study provide valuable direction for future strategies and interventions aimed at increasing breastfeeding duration rates in Ireland.en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.rightsArchived with thanks to Journal of human lactation : official journal of International Lactation Consultant Associationen_GB
dc.subject.meshAdult-
dc.subject.meshBreast Feeding-
dc.subject.meshFemale-
dc.subject.meshHumans-
dc.subject.meshInfant-
dc.subject.meshInfant, Newborn-
dc.subject.meshIreland-
dc.subject.meshMale-
dc.subject.meshMothers-
dc.subject.meshPostpartum Period-
dc.subject.meshProspective Studies-
dc.subject.meshRisk Factors-
dc.subject.meshSocial Support-
dc.subject.meshTime Factors-
dc.subject.meshWeaning-
dc.titleFactors associated with duration of breastfeeding in ireland: potential areas for improvement.en_GB
dc.contributor.departmentDepartment of Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics, Our Lady's Children's Hospital, Crumlin, Dublin, Ireland.en_GB
dc.identifier.journalJournal of human lactation : official journal of International Lactation Consultant Associationen_GB
dc.description.provinceLeinsteren

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