The first step in better understanding lactation for women with SCI

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Researcher(s): Dr. Stacy Elliott

— this study is no longer recruiting —

Are you a woman with a spinal cord injury who has had a baby post injury?

The Perinatal Interest Group interested in learning about your experience with breastfeeding. We are a collaborative project between VCH, BC Children’s and Women’s Hospital and SCI-BC.

Purpose: This preliminary survey will provide us with baseline data from women with SCI who have had a pregnancy post SCI and their experiences with breast feeding.



You can participate in this study if you have given birth post SCI.

What is involved: participation in a 30 minute on-line survey. Click here to take the survey.

Why you might like to take part in this study: your participation will advance research and care for women with SCI in motherhood.

The principal investigator of this study is Dr. Melanie Basso, of BC Children’s & Women’s Hospital. ICORD PI Dr. Stacy Elliott is a co-investigator.