Breastfeeding versus Formula Feeding: Main Reasons and Determinants
1. Breastfeeding versus Formula Feeding: Main Reasons and Determinants

Roya Choopani; Marzieh Khalili; Mohammad Mehdi Mirforoughi

Volume 10, Issue 6 , June 2022, , Pages 16155-16162

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2022.62967.4814

Abstract
  Background: It is critical to identify the factors that influence mothers' decision to discontinue breastfeeding and use formula. The purpose of this study is to compare the characteristics ...  Read More
The relationship between the type of nutrition and anthropometric indices of infants during the first year of birth
2. The relationship between the type of nutrition and anthropometric indices of infants during the first year of birth

Maryam Chananeh; Nadieh Pakari; Sedigheh Keshavarz; Khatoon Samsami; Raziyeh Bagherzadeh

Volume 10, Issue 2 , February 2022, , Pages 15351-15364

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.52282.4153

Abstract
  Background: Considering the importance of proper infant nutrition, especially in the first two years of life, and also the effect of cultural issues on the type of infant's nutrition, ...  Read More
The Effect of Acupressure, Acupuncture and Massage Techniques on the Symptoms of Breast Engorgement and Increased Breast Milk Volume in Lactating Mothers: A Systematic Review
3. The Effect of Acupressure, Acupuncture and Massage Techniques on the Symptoms of Breast Engorgement and Increased Breast Milk Volume in Lactating Mothers: A Systematic Review

Hamid Hajian; Mozhgan Soltani; Mohaddeseh Seyd Mohammadkhani; Mahdieh Sharifzadeh Kermani; Neda Dehghani; Zahra Divdar; Somayeh Moeindarbary

Volume 9, Issue 2 , February 2021, , Pages 12939-12950

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.54458.4305

Abstract
  Background: We aimed to review interventional studies on the effect of acupuncture, acupressure, and massage techniques on the symptoms of breast engorgement and breast milk volume. ...  Read More
Risk Factors of Physical Domestic Violence against Women during Breastfeeding in Tehran, Iran: A Cross-Sectional Study
4. Risk Factors of Physical Domestic Violence against Women during Breastfeeding in Tehran, Iran: A Cross-Sectional Study

Zahra Bazazbanisi; Sedigheh Amir Ali Akbari; Mohammad Ali Emamhadi; Alireza Akbarzadeh Baghban

Volume 8, Issue 12 , December 2020, , Pages 12553-12563

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.51010.4051

Abstract
    Background   Due to the prevalence of domestic violence and its effect on women's health, especially during breastfeeding, this study was conducted to investigate the factors ...  Read More
Prevalence and Associated Factors on Timely Initiation of Breastfeeding among Mothers of Children Age Less Than 12 Months in Wolaita Sodo City, Wolaita, Ethiopia
5. Prevalence and Associated Factors on Timely Initiation of Breastfeeding among Mothers of Children Age Less Than 12 Months in Wolaita Sodo City, Wolaita, Ethiopia

Daniel Baza Gargamo; Kassahun Tafessie Hidoto; Temesgen Lera Abiso

Volume 8, Issue 12 , December 2020, , Pages 12565-12574

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.46817.3802

Abstract
    Background   Timely initiation of breastfeeding is defined as placing the neonates to the breast within 1 h after delivery. In Ethiopia, different studies have been conducted ...  Read More
Relationship between Attitude towards Breastfeeding and Postpartum Depression in Kerman, Iran
6. Relationship between Attitude towards Breastfeeding and Postpartum Depression in Kerman, Iran

Mehrdad Khodabandeh; Leila Kashani; Zanbagh Pirastehfar; Saeed Dashti Dargahloo; Mohammad Tabarestani; Mohammad Dordeh; Ali Rokni; Omolbanin Heydari; Masumeh Ghazanfarpour

Volume 8, Issue 8 , August 2020, , Pages 11751-11759

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.48243.3887

Abstract
  Background: Breastfeeding and mother-infant physical contact play an essential role in the mother's emotional recovery and readjustment. The present study aimed to investigate the association ...  Read More
The Effect of Peppermint on the Treatment of Nipple Fissure during Breastfeeding: A Systematic Review
7. The Effect of Peppermint on the Treatment of Nipple Fissure during Breastfeeding: A Systematic Review

Molood Bolourian; Hoda Dadgar; Rahele Aqadousti; Mohammad FiroozBakht; Mohadese Khakpour; Ali Rokni; Fatemeh Abdi; Zahra Ramazanian Bafghi; Samaneh Dabagh fekri; Sara Ghahremani

Volume 8, Issue 7 , July 2020, , Pages 11527-11535

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.46558.3784

Abstract
  Background: Considering,  the high prevalence of nipple fissures as well as the importance of neonatal health and, on the other hand, the increasing use of herbal medicines, we ...  Read More
Trends of Growth Rate among Iranian Infants: Comparison Exponential Model and Points Average Model and Related Factors
8. Trends of Growth Rate among Iranian Infants: Comparison Exponential Model and Points Average Model and Related Factors

Seyede Shadi Nazari; Nima Motamed; Shahram Arsang-Jang; Yalda Ehsani-Khanghah; Ramazan Fallah

Volume 8, Issue 7 , July 2020, , Pages 11625-11633

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.49454.3954

Abstract
  Background Childhood growth factors play an essential role in the process of child development. Providing an accurate measurement for determining the growth rate predictors longitudinally ...  Read More
Determinants of Exclusive Breastfeeding Practices in Kandahar, Afghanistan: A Cross-Sectional Analytical Study
9. Determinants of Exclusive Breastfeeding Practices in Kandahar, Afghanistan: A Cross-Sectional Analytical Study

Bilal Ahmad Rahimi; Enayatullah Mohammadi; Mohammad Haroon Stanikzai; Abdul Wahed Wasiq

Volume 8, Issue 4 , April 2020, , Pages 11125-11140

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2019.42987.3601

Abstract
  Background It is recommended for mothers to start breastfeeding their infants within the first hour after birth and exclusively breastfeed them for the first 6 months of their life. ...  Read More
Investigating the Effect of Non-Pharmacological Treatments on Reduction of Breast Engorgement in Breastfeeding Women: A Review Study
10. Investigating the Effect of Non-Pharmacological Treatments on Reduction of Breast Engorgement in Breastfeeding Women: A Review Study

Parisa Razmjouei; Sara Khashkhashi Moghaddam; Omolbanin Heydari; Behnoush Mehdizadeh; Malihe Pouredalati; Mohammad Tabarestani; Zahra Ramazanian Bafghi; Roozbeh Nasibeh; Somayeh Moeindarbary

Volume 8, Issue 3 , March 2020, , Pages 11041-11047

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.46493.3780

Abstract
  Background: Breast engorgement is a common postpartum problem that has been identified as the third maternal factor that leads to a decrease or discontinuation of breastfeeding and ...  Read More
Predictor Factors of Breastfeeding Attitude in Iranian Breastfeeding Mothers: A Cross-Sectional Study
11. Predictor Factors of Breastfeeding Attitude in Iranian Breastfeeding Mothers: A Cross-Sectional Study

Vida Ghasemi; Masoumeh Simbar; Erfan Ghasemi; Abbas Ebadi; Zahra Kiani; Fatemeh Mahdizad Keyghobad; Parisa Haghi Navand

Volume 7, Issue 3 , March 2019, , Pages 9103-9113

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2018.35698.3117

Abstract
  Background: Breastfeeding is an ideal nutritional method that has many benefits for mothers, infants and the health system.Negative attitude toward breastfeeding is accompanied with ...  Read More
The Effect of Breastfeeding Duration on Bone Mineral Density (BMD): A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
12. The Effect of Breastfeeding Duration on Bone Mineral Density (BMD): A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Marzieh Saei Ghare Naz; Vida Ghasemi; Zahra Kiani; Farzaneh Rashidi Fakari; Giti Ozgoli

Volume 7, Issue 1 , January 2019, , Pages 8831-8843

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2018.32898.2905

Abstract
  Background: During lactation, metabolic changes in the bone in different areas of the body may affect the amount of bone mineral density.The aim of this study was to determine the relationship ...  Read More
Potential Impact of Breastfeeding and Maternal Sensitivity during the First Year of Life: An Integrative Review of the Literature
13. Potential Impact of Breastfeeding and Maternal Sensitivity during the First Year of Life: An Integrative Review of the Literature

Sawsan Abuhammad; Teresa Johnson

Volume 6, Issue 12 , December 2018, , Pages 8655-8667

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2018.33637.2975

Abstract
  Background: Poor maternal sensitivity leads to insecure infant attachment, and has been associated with negative cognitive consequences later in life. Maternal sensitivity is an indicator ...  Read More
Translation and Psychometric Evaluation of the Iranian Version of Iowa Infant Feeding Attitude Scale (IIFAS)
14. Translation and Psychometric Evaluation of the Iranian Version of Iowa Infant Feeding Attitude Scale (IIFAS)

Vida Ghasemi; Abbas Ebadi; Nourossadat Kariman; Giti Ozgoli; Marzieh Saei Gharenaz; Farzaneh Rashidi Fakari; Parisa Haghi Navand; Fatemeh Mahdizad Keyghobad

Volume 6, Issue 11 , November 2018, , Pages 8549-8559

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2018.32372.2852

Abstract
  BackgroundThe maternal attitude toward infant feeding is one of the strong predictors of the start and continuation of exclusivebreastfeeding. According to the validity and reliability ...  Read More
The Impact of Baby Massage Training on Awareness, Perceived Stress and Breastfeeding Self-Efficacy of Mothers with Hospitalized Neonate
15. The Impact of Baby Massage Training on Awareness, Perceived Stress and Breastfeeding Self-Efficacy of Mothers with Hospitalized Neonate

Leili Rahmatnezhad; Siamak Sheikhi; Alireza Didarloo; Zahra Fakoor; Maryam Iranidokht

Volume 6, Issue 10 , October 2018, , Pages 8297-8306

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2018.32043.2833

Abstract
  Background: Despite the positive and remarkable effects of baby massage on both mothers and infants, mothers are less likely to use this health behavior. This study was designed to ...  Read More
Relationship of Spiritual Health and Perceived Stress with Breastfeeding Self-efficacy: A Survey on Mothers with Hospitalized Neonates
16. Relationship of Spiritual Health and Perceived Stress with Breastfeeding Self-efficacy: A Survey on Mothers with Hospitalized Neonates

Alireza Didarloo; Leili Rahmatnezhad; Siamak Sheikhi; Fateme Khodai

Volume 5, Issue 12 , December 2017, , Pages 6179-6188

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2017.25961.2210

Abstract
  Introduction: Positive outcomes of breastfeeding on both mothers and neonates health are inevitable. Mother self-efficacy has a constructive role on initiating and continuing breastfeeding, ...  Read More
Investigating the Breastfeeding Self-Efficacy and its Related Factors in Primiparous Breastfeeding Mothers
17. Investigating the Breastfeeding Self-Efficacy and its Related Factors in Primiparous Breastfeeding Mothers

Nahid Maleki- Saghooni; Malikeh Amel Barez; Somayeh Moeindarbari; Fatemeh Zahra Karimi

Volume 5, Issue 12 , December 2017, , Pages 6275-6283

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2017.25656.2182

Abstract
  Background: Breastfeeding is one of the most effective behaviors in health promotion and one of factor affecting its success, is breastfeeding self-efficacy. Low breastfeeding self-efficacy ...  Read More
Effects of Breastfeeding and Sensorial Saturation on Physiological Parameters of Infants after Administration of Pentavalent Vaccine at Four and Six Months of Age: A Field Trial
18. Effects of Breastfeeding and Sensorial Saturation on Physiological Parameters of Infants after Administration of Pentavalent Vaccine at Four and Six Months of Age: A Field Trial

Zohreh Karimi; Narges Kazemi Karani; Ebrahim Momeni; Ardashir Afrasiabifar

Volume 5, Issue 12 , December 2017, , Pages 6365-6373

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2017.24960.2122

Abstract
  vaccination pain management in infants may prevent short-term and long-term physical and mental consequences in them. As a result, this study aimed to determine and investigate the ...  Read More
Effects of Companionship in Training Sessions on Primiparous Women’s Knowledge, Attitude and Performance toward Breastfeeding
19. Effects of Companionship in Training Sessions on Primiparous Women’s Knowledge, Attitude and Performance toward Breastfeeding

Elaheh Seddighi; Abdurrahman Charkazi; Hossein Shahnazi; Behzad Mahaki

Volume 5, Issue 11 , November 2017, , Pages 5985-5998

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2017.25702.2187

Abstract
  Background The present study aimed to explore effects of companionship in training sessions on primiparous women’s knowledge, attitude and performance toward breastfeeding. ...  Read More
The Effect of Metoclopramide on Prolactin Levels in Breastfeeding Mothers: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
20. The Effect of Metoclopramide on Prolactin Levels in Breastfeeding Mothers: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Shirin Osouli; Mojgan Mirghafourvand; Robabe Seyedi

Volume 5, Issue 10 , October 2017, , Pages 5827-5838

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2017.24678.2083

Abstract
  Background: Exclusive breastfeeding is beneficial to not only infants, but also mothers. Since prolactin stimulates milk production, increasing its levels through dopamine antagonists, ...  Read More
The Relationship between Type of Delivery and Successful Breastfeeding
21. The Relationship between Type of Delivery and Successful Breastfeeding

Soheila Rabiepoor; Parvin Hamidiazar; Elham Sadeghi

Volume 5, Issue 5 , May 2017, , Pages 4899-4907

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2017.22299.1865

Abstract
  Background Breastfeeding is an only reliable nutritional source for infants. Many factors could affect breastfeeding such as delivery type. The aim of this study was to evaluate the ...  Read More
Maternal Knowledge and Attitude toward Exclusive Breastfeeding in Six Months after Birth in Shiraz, Iran
22. Maternal Knowledge and Attitude toward Exclusive Breastfeeding in Six Months after Birth in Shiraz, Iran

Mahnaz Haghighi; Roya Varzandeh

Volume 4, Issue 11 , November 2016, , Pages 3759-3767

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2016.7414

Abstract
  Background To develop the culture of breastfeeding, it is needed to know the level of maternal knowledge. Hence, the aim of this study was to evaluate maternal knowledge and attitude ...  Read More
Iranian Women’s Experiences of Breastfeeding Support: a Qualitative Study
23. Iranian Women’s Experiences of Breastfeeding Support: a Qualitative Study

Shahnaz Kohan; Zeinab Heidari; Mahrokh Keshvari

Volume 4, Issue 10 , October 2016, , Pages 3587-3600

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2016.7435

Abstract
  Background The positive effect of breastfeeding on the health of the mother, child and community has been globally accepted, but the rate of breastfeeding is still not at an acceptable ...  Read More
Infant and Young Child Feeding Status in Iran Compared the Different United Nation Regions
24. Infant and Young Child Feeding Status in Iran Compared the Different United Nation Regions

Salman Khazaei; Kamyar Mansori; Zaher Khazaei; Mohadeseh Sani; Erfan Ayubi

Volume 4, Issue 10 , October 2016, , Pages 3639-3641

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2016.7396

Abstract
  Promote and support breastfeeding is an essential element for the health and development of infants so that, it introduced as most cost-effective intervention to reduce infant mortality ...  Read More
Burden of Disease Attributable to Suboptimal Breastfeeding in Iran during 1990-2010; Findings from the Global Burden of Disease Study 2010
25. Burden of Disease Attributable to Suboptimal Breastfeeding in Iran during 1990-2010; Findings from the Global Burden of Disease Study 2010

Roya Kelishadi; Hossein Ansari; Mostafa Qorbani; Mohsen Jari; Shirin Djalalinia; Asal Ataie-Jafari; Mina Poorrezaeian; Morteza Mansourian; Saeid Safiri; Omid Safari; Mehdi Noorozi; Hamid Asayesh; Rasool Mohammadi

Volume 4, Issue 9 , September 2016, , Pages 3535-3549

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2016.7185

Abstract
  Background: This study uses data of the global burden of diseases (GBD) study 2010 to report death, disability-adjusted life year (DALYs), years of life lived with disability (YLDs) ...  Read More