Weighing Diapers for Intake Assessment after Early Discharge
Human milk is regarded as the ideal nutrition for newborns and young infants, and exclusive breastfeeding is recommended (WHO 2003). Lactation consultation may benefit from a simple approach to evaluate the intake in exclusively breastfed infants.
KeywordsHuman Milk Exclusive Breastfeed Intake Volume Young Child Feeding Percent Excretion
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