Successful breastfeeding following a level II NICU stay in Qatar – a longitudinal study

Brijroy Viswanathan, Rajai El Bedaywi, Ahmed Tomerak, Sarfrazul Abedin & Prem Chandra
Abstract Background Exclusive breastfeeding is an essential need for mothers and newborn babies, but cultural practices and employment demands significantly influence feeding practices. The association between neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) admission and breastfeeding outcomes are variable. Data for Qatar and Middle East, in particular, are limited. Hence, this study aims to estimate the rate of breastfeeding at the time of NICU discharge and the rate of successful breastfeeding after NICU discharge in Qatar during...
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