Chapter 11. The Effect of Early Mother-Infant Contact on Breast Feeding, Infection and Growth

  1. Katherine Elliott Organizer and
  2. David W. Fitzsimons
  1. Roberto Sosa1,
  2. John H. Kennell2,
  3. Marshall Klaus1 and
  4. Juan J. Urrutia1

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470720271.ch11

Ciba Foundation Symposium 45 - Breast-Feeding and the Mother

Ciba Foundation Symposium 45 - Breast-Feeding and the Mother

How to Cite

Sosa, R., Kennell, J. H., Klaus, M. and Urrutia, J. J. (2008) The Effect of Early Mother-Infant Contact on Breast Feeding, Infection and Growth, in Ciba Foundation Symposium 45 - Breast-Feeding and the Mother (eds K. Elliott and D. W. Fitzsimons), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470720271.ch11

Author Information

  1. 1

    Division of Environmental Biology, Institute of Nutrition of Central America and Panama (INCAP), Guatemala

  2. 2

    Department of Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1976

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9789021940502

Online ISBN: 9780470720271

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Keywords:

  • mother-infant contact;
  • breast feeding;
  • infection;
  • poor urban populations;
  • guatemala city

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Results

  • Discussion

  • Acknowledgements

  • References

  • Discussion

  • References