McGinnis, S., Lee, E., Kirkland, K., Miranda-Julian, C., & Greene, R. (2018). Let’s talk about breastfeeding: The importance of delivering a message in a home visiting program. American Journal of Health Promotion, 32(4), 989-996.
NPM: 4: Breastfeeding
Intervention Components (click on component to see a list of all articles that use that intervention): PATIENT/CONSUMER, Home Visits, CAREGIVER, Home Visit (caregiver)
Intervention Results:Breastfeeding initiation increased by 1.5% for each 1-point increase in the percentage of prenatal home visits that included breastfeeding discussions. Breastfeeding continuation during the first 6 months also increased with the percentage of earlier home visits that included breastfeeding discussions. Additionally, if a participant receives 1 more home visit during the third month, her likelihood of breastfeeding at 6 months increases by 11%. Effect sizes varied by months postpartum.