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Thoughts about rates of breastfeeding

Citation

Koçtürk, T. & Zetterström, Rolf (1999). Thoughts about rates of breastfeeding. Acta Paediatrica, 88(4), 356-358.

Abstract

Socio-economic and other factors which influence the duration of breastfeeding have been reviewed. We agree with the conclusion of WHO's multinational study that breastfeeding is a biological type of behaviour with deep roots in human societies, although there are great variations across settings.

URL

http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1651-2227.1999.tb01119.x

Reference Type

Journal Article

Year Published

1999

Journal Title

Acta Paediatrica

Author(s)

Koçtürk, T.
Zetterström, Rolf