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Table 6 Changes in EBF according to main obstacle

From: Breastfeeding counseling based on formative research at primary healthcare Services in Mexico

  EBF
Intervention
EBF Control Negative Attitudes % Disagreement
Post- Interventiona
  Pre Post Pre Post Item Intervention Control
Pain 43 72 50 13 8 80 40
BF in public 67 89 67 33 2 72.5 45
Work 33 100 0 0 7 65 12.5
PIM 0 50 17 33 12 82.5 52.5
  1. BF Breastfeeding
  2. a % Disagreement (strongly and just disagree) reported to the corresponding “Negative Attitude” item, after the intervention. For example for pain, 80% of mothers in the intervention group Disagreed with item 8: “BF causes pain” compared to 40% in the control group