volume 30, issue 4, P383-389 2017
DOI: 10.1590/1982-0194201700057
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Abstract: AbstractObjective: To verify the association between breastfeeding self-efficacy of adolescent mothers and length of exclusive breastfeeding. Methods: Longitudinal and prospective study. The Brazilian version of the Breastfeeding Self-Efficacy Scale was used to evaluate breastfeeding self-efficacy, and a questionnaire was administered through telephone contact at 30, 60 and 180 days postpartum to evaluate child feeding. Results: Of the participants, 56.90% presented a high level of breastfeeding self-efficacy…

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