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Articles by Ilana R.A. Chertok, PhD, MSN, RN, IBCLC

Breastfeeding Self-efficacy of Women With and Without Gestational Diabetes

Chertok, Ilana R.A.; Sherby, Elissa

MCN, The American Journal of Maternal/Child Nursing. 41(3):173-178, May/June 2016.

Women with gestational diabetes are at risk for breastfeeding challenges. Initiation of breastfeeding as soon as possible immediately after birth was found to be helpful in promoting successful breastfeeding among this population.