Frenotomy for tongue-tie in newborn infants

A new Cochrane Systematic Review looking at whether frenotomy is safe and effective in improving ability to feed orally among infants younger than three months of age with tongue-tie (and problems feeding) has found that “the quality of the evidence is very low to moderate because overall only a small number of studies have looked at this condition, the total number of babies included in these studies was low and some studies could have been better designed”.

To read the full review click here

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