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Geographic Access to International Board-Certified Lactation Consultants in Pennsylvania.

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Summary of "Geographic Access to International Board-Certified Lactation Consultants in Pennsylvania."

Availability of professional lactation support has been associated with increased breastfeeding rates; however, data about access to international board-certified lactation consultants are limited. Research Aims: The aims were (a) to assess geographic access to international board-certified lactation consultants in Pennsylvania, (b) to compare access in rural/urban counties, and (c) to compare access by county-level breastfeeding initiation rates.

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Name: Journal of human lactation : official journal of International Lactation Consultant Association
ISSN: 1552-5732
Pages: 890334418768458

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