3258.0: Monday, November 13, 2000: 8:30 PM-10:00 PM

Making Breastfeeding Decisions on the Evidence: A Method to Improve Outcomes for Those Who Need It Most

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement.
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
Presider(s):Kathy Kennedy, DrPH, MA
Jan Weingrad Smith, CNM, MS, MPH
8:30 PMEvidence-based breastfeeding management: the first 14 days
Marsha Walker, RN, IBCLC
8:45 PMSupporting low-income breastfeeding women: A community health intervention
Linda C. Pugh, PhD, RNC, Renee A. Milligan, PhD, RNC, Diane Spatz, PhD, RNC, Kevin Frick, PhD, Yvonne Bronner, ScD, RD
9:00 PMCost-related analyses of breastfeeding support for low-income mothers
Kevin D. Frick, PhD, Linda C. Pugh, PhD, R.N.C, Renee Milligan, PhD, R.N.C, Elizabeth Fussell Racine, MPH
9:15 PMGrowth of minimally and exclusively breastfed infants
Laura J. Duckett, PhD, RN
9:30 PMA five year follow up study of hospital breastfeeding policies in the Philadelphia area: A comparison with the Ten Steps
Andrea Crivelli Kovach, PhD, CHES
9:45 PMMissed opportunities for breastfeeding promotion in managed care
Marilyn A. Kacica, MD, Mary S. Applegate, MD, MPH
Sponsor:Maternal and Child Health
Cosponsors:Epidemiology; Food and Nutrition; Public Health Nursing; Socialist Caucus; Women's Caucus

The 128th Annual Meeting of APHA