Obstetrics and Gynecology International / 2012 / Article / Tab 3

Research Article

Breastfeeding Self-Efficacy and the Use of Prescription Medication: A Pilot Study

Table 3

Sample characteristics N = 76.

VariableNumber of womenn%

Marital status

Education years
 High school1418
 Trade school45

Type of delivery
 Cesarean section2533

Prenatal classes
 Have you ever attended prenatal classes?5876
 Did you attend prenatal classes for this pregnancy?4053
 Did you find prenatal information useful?6788

Previous breastfeeding experience

Formula received in hospital

When the decision to breastfeed was made?
 When I became pregnant 2634
 I was always going to breastfeed4458
 After prenatal classes23
 My partner and I discussed it45

Totals may not add to 100% given missing data.

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