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Do infants fed directly from the breast have improved appetite regulation and slower growth during early childhood compared with infants fed from a bottle?

Overview of attention for article published in International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, January 2011
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (96th percentile)

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30 tweeters
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10 Facebook pages

Citations

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Title
Do infants fed directly from the breast have improved appetite regulation and slower growth during early childhood compared with infants fed from a bottle?
Published in
International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, January 2011
DOI 10.1186/1479-5868-8-89
Pubmed ID
Authors

Katherine Isselmann DiSantis, Bradley N Collins, Jennifer O Fisher, Adam Davey

Abstract

Behavioral mechanisms that contribute to the association between breastfeeding and reduced obesity risk are poorly understood. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the hypothesis that feeding human milk from the breast (direct breastfeeding) has a more optimal association with subsequent child appetite regulation behaviors and growth, when compared to bottle-feeding.

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United Kingdom 1 <1%
United States 1 <1%
Unknown 226 99%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Bachelor 52 23%
Student > Master 38 17%
Researcher 25 11%
Student > Ph. D. Student 21 9%
Student > Postgraduate 16 7%
Other 39 17%
Unknown 37 16%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 64 28%
Nursing and Health Professions 43 19%
Psychology 22 10%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 16 7%
Social Sciences 13 6%
Other 25 11%
Unknown 45 20%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 31. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 12 November 2020.
All research outputs
#1,033,976
of 22,070,821 outputs
Outputs from International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity
#399
of 1,893 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#4,377
of 111,739 outputs
Outputs of similar age from International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity
#1
of 4 outputs
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