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Table 2 Overview of the categories and the theme and the number of women who gave advicea in each category

From: Women’s advice to healthcare professionals regarding breastfeeding: “offer sensitive individualized breastfeeding support”- an interview study

Providing evidence-based care (n = 73)Professionals need to offer women sensitive, individualized breastfeeding support to promote a positive breastfeeding experience
Offering individual solutions for breastfeeding problems (n = 55)
Preparing expectant parents during pregnancy (n = 54)
Creating a respectful and mutual dialogue (n = 49)
Offering practical support (n = 34)
  1. (n refers to the number of women)
  2. aSeveral women responded with multiple pieces of advice each