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Breastfeeding Practices During the First Month Postpartum and Associated Factors: Impact on Breastfeeding Survival

Forough Mortazavi 1 , Seyed Abbas Mousavi 2 , Reza Chaman 3 , Karen Ann Wambach 4 , Saideh Sadat Mortazavi 5 and Ahmad Khosravi 6 , *
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1 Department of Midwifery, Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery, Sabzevar University of Medical Sciences, Sabzevar, IR Iran
2 Research Center of Psychiatry, Golestan University of Medical Sciences, Gorgan, IR Iran
3 Department of Community Medicine, School of Medicine, Yasuj University of Medical Sciences, Yasuj, IR Iran
4 School of Nursing, University of Kansas, Kansas City, USA
5 Chemistry Department, University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP), El Paso, USA
6 Center for Health Related Social and Behavioral Sciences Research, Shahroud University of Medical Sciences, Shahroud, IR Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal: April 01, 2015, 17 (4); e27814
  • Published Online: April 25, 2015
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: February 10, 2015
  • Revised: March 10, 2015
  • Accepted: March 25, 2015
  • DOI: 10.5812/ircmj.17(4)2015.27814

To Cite: Mortazavi F, Mousavi S A, Chaman R, Wambach K A, Mortazavi S S, et al. Breastfeeding Practices During the First Month Postpartum and Associated Factors: Impact on Breastfeeding Survival, Iran Red Crescent Med J. 2015 ; 17(4):e27814. doi: 10.5812/ircmj.17(4)2015.27814.

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