Amy Brown

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Affiliation: University of Wales
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Healthcare professionals' and mothers' perceptions of factors that influence decisions to breastfeed or formula feed infants: a comparative study
    Amy Brown
    School of Human Sciences, Swansea University, UK
    J Adv Nurs 67:1993-2003. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Maternal restraint and external eating behaviour are associated with formula use or shorter breastfeeding duration
    A Brown
    Department of Public Health and Policy Studies, Swansea University, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK Electronic address
    Appetite 76:30-5. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Maternal experience of musculoskeletal pain during pregnancy and birth outcomes: significance of lower back and pelvic pain
    A Brown
    College of Human and Health Sciences, Swansea University SA2 8PP, UK Electronic address
    Midwifery 29:1346-51. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Impact of birth complications on breastfeeding duration: an internet survey
    Amy Brown
    College of Human and Health Science, Swansea University, Swansea, UK
    J Adv Nurs 69:828-39. 2013
  5. doi request reprint An exploration of experiences of mothers following a baby-led weaning style: developmental readiness for complementary foods
    Amy Brown
    College of Human and Health Sciences, Swansea University, Swansea, UK
    Matern Child Nutr 9:233-43. 2013
  6. pmc Breastfeeding is associated with a maternal feeding style low in control from birth
    Amy Brown
    Department of Public Health and Policy Studies, College of Human and Health Sciences, Swansea University, Swansea, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 8:e54229. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Breastfeeding during the first year promotes satiety responsiveness in children aged 18-24 months
    A Brown
    College of Human and Health Sciences, Swansea University, Swansea, UK
    Pediatr Obes 7:382-90. 2012
  8. doi request reprint An exploration of the attitudes and experiences of mothers in the United Kingdom who chose to breastfeed exclusively for 6 months postpartum
    Amy Brown
    College of Human and Health Sciences, Swansea University, Swansea, United Kingdom
    Breastfeed Med 6:197-204. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Maternal child-feeding style during the weaning period: association with infant weight and maternal eating style
    Amy Brown
    School of Human and Health Sciences, Swansea University, Singleton Park, Swansea, SA2 8PP, UK
    Eat Behav 12:108-11. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Maternal control of child-feeding during breast and formula feeding in the first 6 months post-partum
    A Brown
    School of Human and Health Sciences, Swansea University, Swansea, UK
    J Hum Nutr Diet 24:177-86. 2011

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Publications14

  1. doi request reprint Healthcare professionals' and mothers' perceptions of factors that influence decisions to breastfeed or formula feed infants: a comparative study
    Amy Brown
    School of Human Sciences, Swansea University, UK
    J Adv Nurs 67:1993-2003. 2011
    ..This article is a report of a study comparing healthcare professionals' and mothers' perceptions of factors that influence the decision to breastfeed or formula feed an infant...
  2. doi request reprint Maternal restraint and external eating behaviour are associated with formula use or shorter breastfeeding duration
    A Brown
    Department of Public Health and Policy Studies, Swansea University, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK Electronic address
    Appetite 76:30-5. 2014
    ..Maternal eating behaviour may therefore affect breastfeeding initiation and continuation and is an important element for discussion for those working to support new mothers. ..
  3. doi request reprint Maternal experience of musculoskeletal pain during pregnancy and birth outcomes: significance of lower back and pelvic pain
    A Brown
    College of Human and Health Sciences, Swansea University SA2 8PP, UK Electronic address
    Midwifery 29:1346-51. 2013
    ..to examine the association between back and pelvic pain during pregnancy and birth outcomes...
  4. doi request reprint Impact of birth complications on breastfeeding duration: an internet survey
    Amy Brown
    College of Human and Health Science, Swansea University, Swansea, UK
    J Adv Nurs 69:828-39. 2013
    ..To explore reasons underlying cessation of breastfeeding in mothers with uncomplicated vaginal deliveries and those experiencing complications during childbirth...
  5. doi request reprint An exploration of experiences of mothers following a baby-led weaning style: developmental readiness for complementary foods
    Amy Brown
    College of Human and Health Sciences, Swansea University, Swansea, UK
    Matern Child Nutr 9:233-43. 2013
    ..Overall, the study offers an insight into this emerging method for child health practitioners raising questions as to the use or potential adaptation of key principles of the methods...
  6. pmc Breastfeeding is associated with a maternal feeding style low in control from birth
    Amy Brown
    Department of Public Health and Policy Studies, College of Human and Health Sciences, Swansea University, Swansea, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 8:e54229. 2013
    ..The aim of this paper was to examine variation in maternal child-feeding style during the first six months postpartum and to explore associations with mode of milk feeding and infant weight...
  7. doi request reprint Breastfeeding during the first year promotes satiety responsiveness in children aged 18-24 months
    A Brown
    College of Human and Health Sciences, Swansea University, Swansea, UK
    Pediatr Obes 7:382-90. 2012
    ..However, the relationship between breastfeeding and later child eating style is largely unexplored. The aim of this study was to examine the association between infant milk feeding and later child appetite responsiveness...
  8. doi request reprint An exploration of the attitudes and experiences of mothers in the United Kingdom who chose to breastfeed exclusively for 6 months postpartum
    Amy Brown
    College of Human and Health Sciences, Swansea University, Swansea, United Kingdom
    Breastfeed Med 6:197-204. 2011
    ..However, understanding the influences upon the decision to breastfeed exclusively is important in supporting women to continue breastfeeding...
  9. doi request reprint Maternal child-feeding style during the weaning period: association with infant weight and maternal eating style
    Amy Brown
    School of Human and Health Sciences, Swansea University, Singleton Park, Swansea, SA2 8PP, UK
    Eat Behav 12:108-11. 2011
    ..Potentially, these early behaviours could have long term consequences for child weight and eating style...
  10. doi request reprint Maternal control of child-feeding during breast and formula feeding in the first 6 months post-partum
    A Brown
    School of Human and Health Sciences, Swansea University, Swansea, UK
    J Hum Nutr Diet 24:177-86. 2011
    ..Alternatively maternal desire for control may drive breastfeeding duration. The present study explored whether differences in maternal control are present during milk feeding and whether these stem from or drive breastfeeding duration...
  11. doi request reprint A descriptive study investigating the use and nature of baby-led weaning in a UK sample of mothers
    Amy Brown
    Department of Psychology, School of Human Sciences, Swansea University, Swansea, UK
    Matern Child Nutr 7:34-47. 2011
    ..Levels of anxiety about weaning and feeding were lower in mothers who adopted a BLW approach. These findings provide an insight into BLW practices and the characteristics of a small population of users...
  12. doi request reprint Maternal control of child feeding during the weaning period: differences between mothers following a baby-led or standard weaning approach
    Amy Brown
    School of Health and Human Sciences, Swansea University, Singleton Park, Swansea, SA2 8PP, UK
    Matern Child Health J 15:1265-71. 2011
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  13. doi request reprint Young mothers who choose to breast feed: the importance of being part of a supportive breast-feeding community
    Amy Brown
    School of Human Sciences, Swansea University, Singleton Park, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
    Midwifery 27:53-9. 2011
    ..to examine factors associated with breast-feeding initiation and duration in young mothers (≤24 years)...
  14. doi request reprint Indices of Multiple Deprivation predict breastfeeding duration in England and Wales
    Amy E Brown
    School of Human Sciences, Swansea University, Singleton Park, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
    Eur J Public Health 20:231-5. 2010
    ..To investigate the association between breastfeeding duration and socio-economic status as measured by the English and Welsh Indices of Multiple Deprivation (IMD)...