National WIC Association

Improving breastfeeding knowledge, attitudes, and practices of WIC clinic staff

Khoury AJ, et al. Improving breastfeeding knowledge, attitudes, and practices of WIC clinic staff. Public Health Rep. Sep/Oct 2002;117(5):453-462.

This study assessed the impact of a breastfeeding promotion project, which combined physical improvements of the clinic and staff training, implemented by the state of Mississippi. Results showed that the project improved the knowledge, attitudes, beliefs, confidence, and practice of staff in the intervention clinics.