Determinants of Exclusive Breast Feeding in sub-Saharan Africa: A Multilevel Approach


YALÇIN S. S. , Berde A. S. , Yalcin S.

PAEDIATRIC AND PERINATAL EPIDEMIOLOGY, cilt.30, ss.439-449, 2016 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 30 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2016
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1111/ppe.12305
  • Dergi Adı: PAEDIATRIC AND PERINATAL EPIDEMIOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.439-449

Özet

Background: The study aimed to provide an overall picture of the general pattern of exclusive breast feeding (EBF) in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) by examining maternal sociodemographic, antenatal and postnatal factors associated with EBF in the region, as well as explore countries variations in EBF rates.