Breastfeeding Support Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guideline

Outlines evidence-based assessment and intervention parameters designed to assist health care providers who care for breastfeeding mothers and their infants, women who are considering breastfeeding or those who are planning to breastfeed. Objectives: provide information necessary to promote breastfeeding, assess and evaluate factors that influence breastfeeding rates, and provide care and education during the preconception, prenatal, and postpartum periods aimed at facilitating a successful breastfeeding experience for mothers.

NICHQ (National Institute for Children’s Health Quality), 2007

Evidence Rating: III

Cost: Free

Additional Info:



Perinatal Periods:

Parenting Postpartum Pre-/Inter-conception Prenatal

Resource types:

Clinical Guidelines/Expert Recommendations for Providers

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