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Table 1 Inclusion and exclusion criteria of participants in the study

From: Feasibility, acceptability, and potential efficacy of an innovative postnatal home-based breastfeeding peer support programme in Hong Kong: a feasibility and pilot randomised controlled trial

Inclusion criteria Primiparous woman
Intending to breastfeed (any)
Singleton pregnancy
Term infant (37–42 gestational weeks)
Speaks Cantonese
Hong Kong resident
No serious medical or obstetrical complications
Exclusion criteria Infant with Apgar score < 8 at 5 min
Infant with birthweight < 2500 g
Infant with any severe medical condition or congenital malformation
Infant was placed in the special care baby unit for more than 48 h after birth
Infant was placed in the neonatal intensive care unit at any time after birth