Leon R Mitoulas

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Affiliation: University of Western Australia
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Infant intake of fatty acids from human milk over the first year of lactation
    Leon R Mitoulas
    Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, School of Biomedical and Chemical Sciences, Faculty of Life and Physical Sciences, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley WA 6009, Australia
    Br J Nutr 90:979-86. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint The use of ultrasound to characterize milk ejection in women using an electric breast pump
    Donna T Ramsay
    Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, School of Biomedical and Chemical Sciences, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
    J Hum Lact 21:421-8. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Variation in fat, lactose and protein in human milk over 24 h and throughout the first year of lactation
    Leon R Mitoulas
    Department of Biochemistry, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, Australia
    Br J Nutr 88:29-37. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Milk flow rates can be used to identify and investigate milk ejection in women expressing breast milk using an electric breast pump
    Donna T Ramsay
    Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, School of Biomedical and Chemical Sciences, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
    Breastfeed Med 1:14-23. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Importance of vacuum for breastmilk expression
    Jacqueline C Kent
    Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, School of Biomedical, Biomolecular and Chemical Sciences, Faculty of Life and Physical Sciences, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, Western Australia, Australia
    Breastfeed Med 3:11-9. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Longitudinal changes in breastfeeding patterns from 1 to 6 months of lactation
    Jacqueline C Kent
    School of Chemistry and Biochemistry, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, Western Australia, Australia
    Breastfeed Med 8:401-7. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Volume and frequency of breastfeedings and fat content of breast milk throughout the day
    Jacqueline C Kent
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Faculty of Life and Physical Sciences, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, Western Australia, Australia
    Pediatrics 117:e387-95. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Tongue movement and intra-oral vacuum in breastfeeding infants
    Donna T Geddes
    The University of Western Australia, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, School of Biomedical, Biomolecular and Chemical Sciences, Faculty of Life and Physical Sciences, Australia
    Early Hum Dev 84:471-7. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of vacuum profile on breast milk expression using an electric breast pump
    Leon R Mitoulas
    Faculty of Life and Physical Sciences, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, Western Australia 6009, Australia
    J Hum Lact 18:353-60. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint The effects of fish oil supplementation in pregnancy on breast milk fatty acid composition over the course of lactation: a randomized controlled trial
    Janet A Dunstan
    School of Paediatrics and Child Health, The University of Western Australia, Crawley WA 6009
    Pediatr Res 62:689-94. 2007

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Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Infant intake of fatty acids from human milk over the first year of lactation
    Leon R Mitoulas
    Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, School of Biomedical and Chemical Sciences, Faculty of Life and Physical Sciences, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley WA 6009, Australia
    Br J Nutr 90:979-86. 2003
    ..093 (SD 0.031) and 0.049 (SD 0.021) g respectively. These results suggest that variation in proportions of fatty acids may not translate to variation in the amount delivered and that milk production and fat content need to be considered...
  2. ncbi request reprint The use of ultrasound to characterize milk ejection in women using an electric breast pump
    Donna T Ramsay
    Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, School of Biomedical and Chemical Sciences, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
    J Hum Lact 21:421-8. 2005
    ..In conclusion, milk ejection characteristics and efficiency of milk expression did not change in response to different expression patterns...
  3. ncbi request reprint Variation in fat, lactose and protein in human milk over 24 h and throughout the first year of lactation
    Leon R Mitoulas
    Department of Biochemistry, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, Australia
    Br J Nutr 88:29-37. 2002
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  4. ncbi request reprint Milk flow rates can be used to identify and investigate milk ejection in women expressing breast milk using an electric breast pump
    Donna T Ramsay
    Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, School of Biomedical and Chemical Sciences, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
    Breastfeed Med 1:14-23. 2006
    ..This direct relationship between increases in duct diameter and acute increases in milk flow rates suggests that changes in flow rates can be used to identify milk ejection in the absence of ultrasound data...
  5. doi request reprint Importance of vacuum for breastmilk expression
    Jacqueline C Kent
    Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, School of Biomedical, Biomolecular and Chemical Sciences, Faculty of Life and Physical Sciences, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, Western Australia, Australia
    Breastfeed Med 3:11-9. 2008
    ..To determine the effect of the strength of applied vacuum on the flow rate and yield of breastmilk using an electric breast pump...
  6. doi request reprint Longitudinal changes in breastfeeding patterns from 1 to 6 months of lactation
    Jacqueline C Kent
    School of Chemistry and Biochemistry, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, Western Australia, Australia
    Breastfeed Med 8:401-7. 2013
    ..We aimed to assist clinicians in supporting breastfeeding mothers by providing evidence-based information on expected changes in breastfeeding patterns and milk intake during exclusive breastfeeding for 6 months...
  7. ncbi request reprint Volume and frequency of breastfeedings and fat content of breast milk throughout the day
    Jacqueline C Kent
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Faculty of Life and Physical Sciences, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, Western Australia, Australia
    Pediatrics 117:e387-95. 2006
    ..We aimed to provide information that can be used as a guide to clinicians when advising breastfeeding mothers on normal lactation with regard to the frequency and volume of breastfeedings and the fat content of breast milk...
  8. doi request reprint Tongue movement and intra-oral vacuum in breastfeeding infants
    Donna T Geddes
    The University of Western Australia, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, School of Biomedical, Biomolecular and Chemical Sciences, Faculty of Life and Physical Sciences, Australia
    Early Hum Dev 84:471-7. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to use ultrasound to observe movements of the tongue during breastfeeding and relate these movements to both milk flow and simultaneous measurements of intra-oral vacuum...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of vacuum profile on breast milk expression using an electric breast pump
    Leon R Mitoulas
    Faculty of Life and Physical Sciences, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, Western Australia 6009, Australia
    J Hum Lact 18:353-60. 2002
    ..Breastfeeding characteristics did not differ between poor and successful expressers. These results show that breast milk expression by an electric breast pump can be influenced by the vacuum pattern...
  10. ncbi request reprint The effects of fish oil supplementation in pregnancy on breast milk fatty acid composition over the course of lactation: a randomized controlled trial
    Janet A Dunstan
    School of Paediatrics and Child Health, The University of Western Australia, Crawley WA 6009
    Pediatr Res 62:689-94. 2007
    ..Thus, supplementation in pregnancy was associated with increased n-3 long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids (LCPUFAs) in breast milk, particularly in early lactation, and this was positively associated with infant DHA status at 1 y...
  11. ncbi request reprint Why calcium in breastmilk is independent of maternal dietary calcium and vitamin D
    Jacqueline C Kent
    School of Biomedical, Biomolecular and Chemical Sciences, Faculty of Life and Physical Sciences, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, WA, Australia
    Breastfeed Rev 17:5-11. 2009
    ..Understanding these interactions clarifies why the concentration of calcium in breastmilk is not affected by manipulations of maternal dietary calcium and vitamin D...
  12. ncbi request reprint Identification of nestin-positive putative mammary stem cells in human breastmilk
    Mark D Cregan
    School of Biomedical, Biomolecular and Chemical Sciences, Faculty of Life and Physical Sciences, M310, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    Cell Tissue Res 329:129-36. 2007
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  13. ncbi request reprint Milk prolactin, feed volume and duration between feeds in women breastfeeding their full-term infants over a 24 h period
    Mark D Cregan
    Department of Biochemistry, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, Western Australia, 6009, Australia
    Exp Physiol 87:207-14. 2002
    ..This is consistent with the observation that prolactin uptake from the blood by the lactocyte is dependent on the fullness of the breast, such that prolactin uptake may be inhibited in full alveoli...
  14. pmc Pseudoephedrine: effects on milk production in women and estimation of infant exposure via breastmilk
    Khalidah Aljazaf
    Department of Medical Imaging, Curtin University of Technology, Bentley, Western Australia
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 56:18-24. 2003
    ..To assess the effects of pseudoephedrine on breast blood flow, temperature and milk production, and to estimate the likely infant dose during breastfeeding...
  15. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of breast milk expression using an electric breast pump
    Leon R Mitoulas
    University of Western Australia, Crawley, Western Australia
    J Hum Lact 18:344-52. 2002
    ..Furthermore, this study is the first to establish protocols that allow for the objective determination of breast pump efficacy...
  16. ncbi request reprint Excretion of lactose in urine as a measure of increased permeability of the lactating breast during inflammation
    Catherine M Fetherston
    Attadale Private Hospital, 21 Hislop Road, Attadale 6156, Western Australia, Australia
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 85:20-5. 2006
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