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The Association Between Prepregnancy Body Mass Index and Breastfeeding Duration in Iranian Women

Afsaneh Tehranian 1 , * , Ladan Hosseini 2 , Shahin Nariman 3 , Bita Eslami 4 , Hadith Rastad 5 and Faezeh Aghajani 6
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1 Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Arash Women’s Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
2 Research Development Center, Arash Women’s Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
3 Department of Pediatrics and Neonatology, Arash Women’s Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
4 Breast Disease Research Center (BDRC), Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
5 Public Health School, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
6 Medical School, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Article information
  • Journal of Comprehensive Pediatrics: August 2017, 8 (3); e12361
  • Published Online: August 31, 2017
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: May 1, 2017
  • Accepted: July 25, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/compreped.12361

To Cite: Tehranian A, Hosseini L, Nariman S, Eslami B, Rastad H, et al. The Association Between Prepregnancy Body Mass Index and Breastfeeding Duration in Iranian Women, J Compr Ped. 2017 ; 8(3):e12361. doi: 10.5812/compreped.12361.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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