MacVicar, S., Humphrey, T. & Forbes-McKay, K. E. (2017). Breastfeeding Support and Opiate Dependence: A Think Aloud Study. Midwifery. 50, 239-245. doi:10.1016/j.midw.2017.04.013. ISSN 0266-6138
Objective: international guidelines recommend the promotion and protection of breastfeeding for the substance exposed mother and baby. Yet few studies have explored the facili...
MacVicar, S., Kirkpatrick, P., Humphrey, T. & Forbes-McKay, K. E. (2015). Supporting Breastfeeding Establishment among Socially Disadvantaged Women: A Meta-Synthesis. Birth. 42(4), 290-298. doi:10.1111/birt.12180. ISSN 0730-7659
Many women from socially disadvantaged groups discontinue breastfeeding in the early postnatal period before lactation is fully established. This suggests that exis...
MacVicar, S. & Kirkpatrick, P. (2014). The effectiveness and maternal satisfaction of breast-feeding support for women from disadvantaged groups: a comprehensive systematic review. JBI database of systematic reviews and implementation reports. 12(6), 420-476. doi:10.11124/jbisrir-2014-1561. ISSN 2202-4433
Background: Breast‐feeding is considered the optimum method of infant nutrition conveying health and psychological benefits for mother and baby. Women from disadvantaged group...
MacVicar, S. & Wilcock, S. (2013). The effectiveness and maternal satisfaction of interventions supporting the establishment of breast-feeding for women from disadvantaged groups: a comprehensive systematic review protocol. JBI database of systematic reviews and implementation reports. 11(8), 48-63. doi:10.11124/jbisrir-2013-931. ISSN 2202-4433
Review question/objective: The review question is ‘how effective are and what is the level of maternal satisfaction with interventions supporting breast‐feeding establishment ...