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The Effect of Kangaroo Mother Care (KMC) on Breast Feeding at the Time of NICU Discharge

Mohammad Heidarzadeh 1 , Mohammad Bagher Hosseini 2 , Mashallah Ershadmanesh 3 and Maryam Gholamitabar Tabari 4 , *
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1 Neonatal Health Office, Ministry of Health, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Department of Pediatrics, Tabriz Medical Science University, Tabriz, IR Iran
3 Neonatal Research Center, Tabriz Medical Science University,Tabriz, IR Iran
4 Department of Midwifery, Islamic Azad University of Sari, Sari, IR Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal: April 01, 2013, 15 (4); 302-306
  • Published Online: April 5, 2013
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: September 5, 2011
  • Revised: March 25, 2012
  • Accepted: April 20, 2012
  • DOI: 10.5812/ircmj.2160

To Cite: Heidarzadeh M, Hosseini M B, Ershadmanesh M, Gholamitabar Tabari M. The Effect of Kangaroo Mother Care (KMC) on Breast Feeding at the Time of NICU Discharge, Iran Red Crescent Med J. 2013 ; 15(4):302-306. doi: 10.5812/ircmj.2160.

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1. Background
2. Objective
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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