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Contradictions and conflict: A meta-ethnographic study of migrant women’s experiences of breastfeeding in a new country

  • Virginia Schmied1Email author,
  • Hannah Olley1,
  • Elaine Burns1,
  • Margie Duff1,
  • Cindy-Lee Dennis2 and
  • Hannah G Dahlen1
BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth201212:163

DOI: 10.1186/1471-2393-12-163

Received: 18 September 2012

Accepted: 18 December 2012

Published: 27 December 2012

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Original Submission
18 Sep 2012 Submitted Original manuscript
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
14 Oct 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Nawal Ammar
19 Oct 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Kath Ryan
23 Oct 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Alison McFadden
4 Dec 2012 Author responded Author comments - Virginia Schmied
Resubmission - Version 3
4 Dec 2012 Submitted Manuscript version 3
6 Dec 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Nawal Ammar
14 Dec 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Alison McFadden
Resubmission - Version 4
Submitted Manuscript version 4
18 Dec 2012 Editorially accepted
27 Dec 2012 Article published 10.1186/1471-2393-12-163

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Authors’ Affiliations

School of Nursing and Midwifery, Family and Community Health Research Group
Department of Psychiatry, Canada Research Chair in Perinatal Community Health, Shirley Brown Chair in Women's Mental Health Research, Women's College Research Institute, University of Toronto Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing