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LONG TERM BENEFITS OF BREASTFEEDING

Selected Bibliography
September 2002

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Birch, E. et al. Breast-feeding and optimal visual development. J Ped Ophthal Strab 1993; 30(1):33-38.

Chilvers, C.E.D. Breast feeding and risk and breast cancer in young women. BMJ 1993; 307:17-20.

Cumming, R.G. et al. Breastfeeding and other reproductive factors and the risk of hip fractures in elderly women. Int J Epidemiol; 22(4):384-91.

Fall, C. Nutrition in early life and later outcome. Eur J Clin Nutr 1992; 46(Suppl 14):S57-63.

Fall CHD et al. Growth in infancy, infant feeding, childhood living conditions and Helicobacter pylori infection at age 70. Arch Dis Child 1997-10;77(4):310-14

Fergusson, D, M. et al. Breast-feeding and cognitive development in the first seven years of life. Sci Med 1982; 16:1705-08.

Fergusson, D.M. et al. Breastfeeding and subsequent social adjustment in six- to eight-year-old children. J Child Psychol Psychiat 1987;28(3):378-86.

Freudenheim, J.L. et al. Exposure to breastmilk in infancy and the risk of breast cancer. Epidemiology 1994; 5:324-31.

Hoefer, C. et al. Later development of breast fed and artificially fed infants. JAMA 1929; 92(8):615-19.

Horwood, L.J. et al. Breastfeeding and later cognitive and academic outcomes. Pediatrics 1998; 101(1):e9.

Iacono, G. et al. Extreme short bowel syndrome: A case for reviewing the guidelines for predicting survival. J Ped Gastro Nutr 1993; 16(2):216-19.

Johnstone, J.K.A.B. et al. Meta-analysis of the effect of breastfeeding on neurodevelopment scores. Abstract presented at PUFA in Infant Nutrition: Consensus and Controversies. Barcelona, Spain 1996.

Koutroubakis, I. et al. Environmental risk factors in inflammatory bowel disease. Hepato-Gastroenterology 1996; 43:381-93.

Lanting, C.I. et al. Neurological differences between 9-year-old children fed breast-milk or formula-milk as babies. Lancet 1994; 344:1319-22.

Lawrence, R.A. Can we expect greater intelligence from human milk feedings? Birth 1992; 19(2):105-06.

Lucas A. et al. Randomised trial of early diet in preterm babies and later intelligence quotient. BMJ 1998-11-28;317(7171):1481-87

Makrides, M. et al. Erythrocyte docosahexaenoic acid correlates with the visual response of healthy, term infants. Pediatr Res 1993; 33(4):425-27.

Milla, P.J. Influence of nutrition on psychomotor development. J Ped Gastro Nutr 1997; 25(suppl1):s9-s10.

Mortensen E.L. et al. The association between duration of breastfeeding and adult intelligence. JAMA 2002-5-8;287(15):2365-71

Nestel, S. Defending breastfeeding in the 90's. Can CB Educator 1991; n:6-7.

Newcomb, P.A. et al. Lactation and a reduced risk of premenopausal breast cancer. N Engl J Med 1994; 330(2):81-87.

Owen CG et al. Infant feeding and blood cholesterol: A study in adolescents and a systematic review. Pediatrics 2002-9;110(3):597-608

Pabst H.F. et al. Differential modulation of the immune response by breast- or formula-feeding of infants. Acta Paediatr 1997-12;86(12):1291-97

Pisacane, A. Breast feeding and tonsillectomy. BIG-The BF Info Group (Nairobi) 1997; n:6-7.

Pisacane, A. et al. Breast feeding and acute appendicitis. BMJ 1995; 310:836-37.

Pisacane, A. et al. Breast-feeding and urinary tract infection. J Pediatr 1992; 120(1):87-89.

Pollock, J.I. Long-term associations with infant feeding in a clinically advantaged population of babies. Dev Med Child Neurol 1994; 36(5):429-40.

Riva, E. et al. Early breastfeeding is linked to higher intelligence quotient scores in dietary-treated phenlyketonuric children. Acta Paediatr 1996; 85:56-58.

Saarinen, U.M. et al. Breastfeeding as prophylaxis against atopic disease: Prospective follow-up study until 17 years old. Lancet 1995; 346(8982):1065-69.

Shu, X-O et al. Infant breastfeeding and the risk of childhood lymphoma and leukaemia. International Journal of Epidemiology 1995; 24:27-32.

Teele, D.W. et al. Epidemiology of otitis media during the first seven years of life in children in greater Boston: A prospective, cohort study. The Journal of Infectious Diseases 1989; 160(1):83-94.

Tsutsumi O et al. Breast-fed infants, possibly exposed to dioxins in milk, have unexpectedly lower incidence of endometriosis in adult life. Int J Gyn OB 2000-2;68(2):151-53

Wang, Q-S et al. A case-control study of breast cancer in Tianjin, China. Can Epid, Biom & Prevent 1992; 1:435-9.

Compiled by Carol Huotari IBCLC, Manager

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