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Breast feeding and child behaviour in the Millennium Cohort Study.

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OBJECTIVE: To examine whether breast feeding is associated with behavioural development in children aged 5 years. DESIGN: The authors used data from a large, prospective, nationally representative UK cohort, the Millennium Cohort Study. PARTICIPANTS: 10 037 mother-child pairs from white ethnic background (9525 term and 512 preterm children) were included in the analyses. METHODS: Duration of breast feeding (at all or exclusively) was ascertained from parental interview at study baseline, when...

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10.1136/adc.2010.201970

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Heikkilä, K More by this author
Renfrew, MJ More by this author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NPEU
Journal:
Archives of disease in childhood
Volume:
96
Issue:
7
Pages:
635-642
Publication date:
2011-07-05
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EISSN:
1468-2044
ISSN:
0003-9888
URN:
uuid:c79ff339-2507-4f75-9d41-067a394fe8b8
Source identifiers:
236923
Local pid:
pubs:236923

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