Title Formula milk trials may not be reliable Degree of recognition International Media name/outlet Australia scimex Media type Web Country Australia Date 15/10/21 Description A systematic review of international trials of baby formula suggests the findings were not reliable, and the studies may even have discouraged the women taking part from continuing to breastfeed.
The paper, led by Drs Bartosz Helfer and Robert Boyle at Imperial College London was pubished earlier this week in the British Medical Journal.
Dr Zhaoli Joy Dai-Keller is an epidemiologist at the Australian Institute of Health Innovation at Macquarie University and the Charles Perkins Centre at the University of Sydney, where she specialises in chronic disease prevention and management. She is part of the Australian research team for the paper, contributing to the study design and critically reviewing the evidence.
Producer/Author Macquarie University and University of Sydney URL https://www.scimex.org/newsfeed/formula-milk-trials-not-reliable,-study-finds Persons Joy Dai-Keller