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Strategies for Successful Breastfeeding in the NICU.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  21846630     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
HUMAN MILK HAS THE greatest impact on costly short-term morbidities during the very early postbirth period.1 Although the health benefits of breast milk for all infants is undeniable, assisting new mothers as they breastfeed in the NICU can present various challenges. It can be days, weeks, or even months before the mothers of some NICU infants are able to put their baby to their breast for the first time. Often, these babies have been fed expressed breast milk through gavage feedings.
Amy Cosimano; Holly Sandhurst
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Neonatal network : NN     Volume:  30     ISSN:  1539-2880     ISO Abbreviation:  Neonatal Netw     Publication Date:    2011 Sep-Oct
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-08-17     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8503921     Medline TA:  Neonatal Netw     Country:  United States    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  340-3     Citation Subset:  N    
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