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Table 4 Mother's concerns precipitating a call to the hotline

From: Development and evaluation of a Chinese-language newborn feeding hotline: A prospective cohort study

  n %
Breastfeeding 226 40.4
   Inadequate milk supply 42  
   Spitting up/vomiting 31  
   Engorgement 28  
   General information 22  
   Supplementation 17  
   Mother on medication 15  
   Sore nipples 13  
   Weaning 11  
   Baby's appetite decreasing 10  
   Hiccoughs 10  
   Baby not satisfied 7  
   Mastitis 6  
   Baby sleepy at breast 5  
   Use of vitamins 5  
   Slow weight gain 2  
   Latching problems 2  
Infant Health/Illness 102 18.3
Infant Behaviour 49 8.8
Infant Elimination 126 22.6
Infant Sleep 12 2.2
Formula Feeding 89 16.0
Feeding Solids 44 7.9
Infant Crying 27 4.8
Infant Care 61 11.0
Immunization 16 2.9
Maternal Health 56 10.1
Medication 14 2.5
Community Resources 4 0.7
Other 29 5.3