DAME study

DAME photoProf Della Forster and the Diabetes and antenatal milk expression (DAME) study are featured in the December issue of 'International Innovation', a leading global dissemination resource for the wider scientific, technology and research community in an article titled Changing attitudes [PDF 312KB].
[Please contact us at mchr@latrobe.edu.au if you require an alternative format of this document.]

This study is working on understanding the effects of antenatal milk expressing by women with diabetes in pregnancy. The widespread practice has no supporting evidence and small studies have indicated that the process may have some risks. For more information, please see the DAME website.

Find an expert

Search our experts database.