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Table 3 Binary logistic regression analysis on factors associated with breastfeeding initiation in the first hour after birth.

From: Determinants of breastfeeding initiation within the first hour of life in a Brazilian population: cross-sectional study

Covariables Adjusted prevalence ratio 95% confidence interval
Prenatal guidance regarding the advantages of breastfeeding   
   Yes 1.23 1.11-1.41
   No 1.0  
Method of delivery   
   Vaginal 2.78 2.38-3.23
   Cesarean/forceps 1.0  
Gestational age at birth   
   Term 1.43 1.10-2.00
   Preterm 1.0  
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