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Formula milk versus maternal breast milk for feeding preterm or low birth weight infants

  1. Ginny Henderson1,*,
  2. Mary Y Anthony2,
  3. William McGuire3

Editorial Group: Cochrane Neonatal Group

Published Online: 17 OCT 2007

Assessed as up-to-date: 8 JUL 2007

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD002972.pub2


How to Cite

Henderson G, Anthony MY, McGuire W. Formula milk versus maternal breast milk for feeding preterm or low birth weight infants. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2007, Issue 4. Art. No.: CD002972. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD002972.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Griffith University, School of Nursing and Midwifery, South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

  2. 2

    John Radcliffe Hospital, Special Care Baby Unit, Headington, Oxford, UK

  3. 3

    Australian National University Medical School, Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Canberra, ACT 2606, Australia

*Ginny Henderson, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Griffith University, Nathan Campus, 226 Grey St, PO Box 3370, South Brisbane, Queensland, 4104, Australia. G.Henderson@griffith.edu.au.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 17 OCT 2007

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References

References to studies excluded from this review

  1. References to studies excluded from this review
  2. Additional references
  3. References to other published versions of this review
Armand 1996 {published data only}
  • Armand M, Hamosh M, Mehta NR, Angelus PA, Philpott JR, Henderson TR, et al. Effect of human milk or formula on gastric function and fat digestion in the premature infant. Pediatric Research 1996;40:429-37.
Carey 1987 {published data only}
  • Carey DE, Rowe JC, Goetz CA, Horak E, Clark RM, Goldberg B. Growth and phosphorus metabolism in premature infants fed human milk, fortified human milk, or special premature formula. Use of serum procollagen as a marker of growth. American Journal of Diseases of Children 1987;141:511-5.
Greer 1988 {published data only}
Lucas 1990 {published data only}
Narayanan 1982 {published data only}
Svenningsen 1982 {published data only}

Additional references

  1. References to studies excluded from this review
  2. Additional references
  3. References to other published versions of this review
AAP 1997
  • American Academy of Pediatrics and Work Group on Breastfeeding. Breastfeeding and the use of human milk. Pediatrics 1997; Vol. 100:1035-9.
Beeby 1992
Fewtrell 1999
  • Fewtrell M, Lucas A. Nutritional physiology: dietary requirements of term and preterm infants. In: Rennie JM, Roberton NRC editor(s). Textbook of neonatology. 3rd Edition. Edinburgh: Churchill Livingstone, 1999:305-25.
Hay 1994
  • Hay WW Jr. Nutritional requirements of extremely low birthweight infants. Acta Paediatrica 1994;402:S94-9.
Kuschel 2004
Lucas 1994
  • Lucas A, Morley R, Cole TJ, Gore SM. A randomised multicentre study of human milk versus formula and later development in preterm infants. Archives of Diserase in Childhood 1994;70:F141-6.
Quigley 2007
Schanler 1995
Tsang 1993
  • Tsang RC, Lucas A, Uauy R, Zlotkin S. Nutritional needs for the newborn infant. Scientific basis and practical guidelines. Pawling, New York: Caduceus Medical Publishers, 1993:288-9.

References to other published versions of this review

  1. References to studies excluded from this review
  2. Additional references
  3. References to other published versions of this review
Henderson 2004
  • Henderson G, Anthony MY, McGuire W. Formula milk versus preterm human milk for feeding preterm or low birth weight infants. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2004, Issue 1. [DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD002972]
McGuire 2001a
  • McGuire W, Anthony MY. Formula milk versus preterm human milk for feeding preterm or low birth weight infants. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2001, Issue 3. [DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD002972]