The Complex Geographies of Telelactation and Access to Community Breastfeeding Support in the State of Ohio
Study examining face-to-face and virtual breastfeeding support options in Ohio, comparing access in urban and rural areas. Explores potential for telelactation services to increase access for rural mothers, noting the barrier of broadband service access. Offers maps that represent spatial data on breastfeeding support access and that identify locations where breastfeeding support interventions would have the most impact.
Tony H. Grubesic, Kelly M. Durbin
PLoS One, 15(11), e0242457
Access · Broadband · Maternal health and prenatal care · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data · Telehealth · Women · Ohio