breastfeeding maintenance

breastfeeding maintenance

a nursing outcome from the Nursing Outcomes Classification (NOC) defined as continuation of breastfeeding from establishment to weaning for nourishment of an infant/toddler. See also Nursing Outcomes Classification.
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Breastfeeding initiation and breastfeeding maintenance benefit from the skills and assistance of a supportive experienced individual (Britton et al.