The Effect of the Odor of Breast Milk on the Time Needed for Transition From Gavage to Total Oral Feeding in Preterm Infants


Yildiz A. , ARIKAN D., GÖZÜM S., Tastekin A., Budancamanak I.

JOURNAL OF NURSING SCHOLARSHIP, vol.43, no.3, pp.265-273, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 43 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1547-5069.2011.01410.x
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF NURSING SCHOLARSHIP
  • Page Numbers: pp.265-273

Abstract

Purpose: The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of the application of the odor of breast milk in preterm infants during gavage feeding on the period of transition to total oral feeding.