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Table 4 Characteristics of participants and advice given in each category

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

Characteritics of the womenCategories
Providing evidence-based care N = 73Offering individual solutions for breastfeeding problems N = 55Preparing expectant parents during pregnancy N = 54Creating a respectful and mutual dialogue N = 49Offering practical support N = 34
Country of birth
Level of education
 Compulsory school grades 1–95480240360240360
 High school32195915471547722825
Number of children
 Three or more261454623831103914
  1. (n refers to the number of women)