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Interventions for promoting the initiation of breastfeeding

  1. Lisa Dyson*,
  2. Felicia M McCormick,
  3. Mary J Renfrew

Editorial Group: Cochrane Pregnancy and Childbirth Group

Published Online: 20 APR 2005

Assessed as up-to-date: 30 JUL 2007

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD001688.pub2


How to Cite

Dyson L, McCormick FM, Renfrew MJ. Interventions for promoting the initiation of breastfeeding. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2005, Issue 2. Art. No.: CD001688. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD001688.pub2.

Author Information

  1. University of York, Mother and Infant Research Unit, Department of Health Sciences, York, UK

*Lisa Dyson, Mother and Infant Research Unit, Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Area 4, Seebohm Rowntree Building, Heslington, York, YO10 5DD, UK. ld518@york.ac.uk.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New search for studies and content updated (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 20 APR 2005

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[Analysis 1.1]
Analysis 1.1. Comparison 1 Any health education intervention for women of all feeding intentions vs standard care, Outcome 1 Initiation of breastfeeding.
[Analysis 2.1]
Analysis 2.1. Comparison 2 Peer support for women considering breastfeeding vs standard care, Outcome 1 Initiation of breastfeeding.
[Analysis 3.1]
Analysis 3.1. Comparison 3 Breastfeeding promotion packs for women of all feeding intentions vs standard care, Outcome 1 Initiation of breastfeeding.
[Analysis 4.1]
Analysis 4.1. Comparison 4 Early mother-infant contact followed by separation for women of all feeding intentions vs standard care, Outcome 1 Initiation of breastfeeding.