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Insights Into Heaping From Retrospective Breastfeeding Data

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  • Klerman, J.A.
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    Recall bias is a pervasive problem in the analysis of retrospective data (Shyrock et al., 1973; Ewbank, 1981). The problem is a recurrent concernin the litterature on the determinants of breastfeeding duration, its trend over time, and the effect of breastfeeding on infant mortality.

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    Paper provided by RAND - Reprint Series in its series Papers with number 96-06.

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    Date of creation: 1996
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    Handle: RePEc:fth:randrs:96-06

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    Keywords: WOMEN; CHILDREN; MORTALITY;

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