Journal article

Supporting breastfeeding In Local Communities (SILC): protocol for a cluster randomised controlled trial

Helen L McLachlan, Della A Forster, Lisa H Amir, Rhonda Small, Meabh Cullinane, Lyndsey F Watson, Touran Shafiei

BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth | BMC | Published : 2014


Funding Acknowledgements

We gratefully acknowledge the Department of Education and Early Childhood Development, Victoria, Australia for funding; Dr Heather McKay for her contribution to trial co-ordination (maternity leave replacement); Ms Lael Ridgway for her content expertise in the area of maternal and child health; Ms Anita Moorhead for her assistance with SILC-MCHN training; the women who assisted by piloting the initial documentation; the SILC-MCHNs and members of the SILC Advisory Group. Ms Rhian Cramer is a PhD student undertaking a process evaluation of the SILC trial.