Nursing Care Plan – Breastfeeding Ineffective

Definition

Dissatisfaction or difficulty a mother, infant or child experiences with the breastfeeding process

Related Factors

  • Prematurity
  • Infant Anomaly
  • Poor Infant Sucking Reflex
  • Infant Receiving (numerous or repeated) supplemental feedings with arftificial nipple
  • Maternal anxiety or ambivalence
  • Knowledge Deficit
  • Previous History of Breastfeeding Failure
  • Interruption in Breastfeeding
  • Non Supportive Partner/Family
  • Maternal Breast Anomaly
  • Previous Breast Surgery ( Painful Nipples/Breast Engorgement)

NCP – Breastfeeding Ineffective

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