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Intervention Protocol

Pacifier use versus no pacifier use in breastfeeding term infants for increasing duration of breastfeeding

  1. Halimah Sharifah1,*,
  2. Mubashir Angolkar2,
  3. Shayesteh Jahanfar3,
  4. Jacqueline J Ho4

Editorial Group: Cochrane Pregnancy and Childbirth Group

Published Online: 16 JUL 2008

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD007202


How to Cite

Sharifah H, Angolkar M, Jahanfar S, Ho JJ. Pacifier use versus no pacifier use in breastfeeding term infants for increasing duration of breastfeeding (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2008, Issue 3. Art. No.: CD007202. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD007202.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Royal College of Medicine Perak, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia

  2. 2

    JN Medical College, Women's and Children's Health Research, Belgaum, Karnataka, India

  3. 3

    Royal College of Medicine Perak, Department of Public Health, Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia

  4. 4

    Penang Medical College, Department of Paediatrics, Penang, Malaysia

*Halimah Sharifah, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Royal College of Medicine Perak, No 3, Greentown Street, Ipoh, Perak, 30450, Malaysia. sharifah_65@yahoo.com.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New
  2. Published Online: 16 JUL 2008

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This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

To assess the effect of pacifier use versus no pacifier use in healthy full-term newborns whose mothers have initiated breastfeeding and intend to exclusively breastfeed, on the duration of breastfeeding, other breastfeeding outcomes and infant health.