Breastfeeding and Human Lactation

Author: Jan Riordan
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett
ISBN: 9781284093957
Format: PDF, ePub
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Breastfeeding And Human Lactation, Enhanced Fifth Edition Continues As The Leading Reference For The Latest Clinical Techniques And Research Findings That Direct Evidence-Based Clinical Practice For Lactation Consultants And Specialists. Thoroughly Updated And Revised With Current Research, References, And Photos, It Contains A Clear Clinical Focus With More Than 2,000 Research Studies Supporting The Clinical Recommendations Found In The Text. Topics Include Placing Breastfeeding In Its Historical Context, Workplace-Related Issues, Anatomical And Biological Imperatives Of Lactation, The Prenatal And Perinatal Periods And Concerns During The Postpartum Period, The Mother’S Health, And Sociocultural Issues. With Contributions From The Foremost Experts In The Field, Breastfeeding And Human Lactation, Enhanced Fifth Edition Is Also An Excellent Resource To Prepare For Certification And Practice As An International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC). Each New Print Copy Includes Navigate 2 Preferred Access That Unlocks A Comprehensive And Interactive Ebook And Navigate 2 Testprep.

Maternal and Infant Assessment for Breastfeeding and Human Lactation A Guide for the Practitioner

Author: Karin Cadwell
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 9780763735777
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Maternal and Infant Assessment for Breastfeeding and Human Lactation: A Guide for the Practitioner, Second Edition explores the characteristics of breastfeeding problems that can be seen, heard, or observed, and allows the assessor to distinguish between breastfeeding problems and actual medical issues. This text is designed for healthcare professionals who are responsible for developing a process for determining the breastfeeding status of mothers and infants. While past experience can provide some direction for exploration, a thorough assessment demands detailed examination of the unique aspects of the new situation. Assessors must individually tailor their approach depending on the circumstances; this text offers appropriate solutions to various potential issues. The second edition of Maternal and Infant Assessment for Breastfeeding and Human Lactation includes extensive new colored pictures and diagrams, as well as additional key information on the challenges of breastfeeding a premature infant.

Core Curriculum for Lactation Consultant Practice

Author: International Lactation Consultant Association (ILCA),
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 0763798797
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Based on the IBLCE exam blueprint, thus updated resource allows aspiring and established lactation consultants to assess their knowledge, experience, and expertise in developing an effective study plan for certification. the Second Edition of this text, contributed to by Rebecca Mannel, Patricia J. Martins, and Marsha Walker, has been updated and is the perfect resource to study for the certification exam.

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Author: Linda Smith
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 0763776165
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Consistent with the direction being followed by the IBLCE exam board, The Third Edition of Linda J. Smith’s highly successful Comprehensive Lactation Consultant Exam Review is organized around the chronological stages of the mother-baby dyad’s development. With over 800 questions and over 30 new clinical pictures, the Third Edition encourages an in-depth exploration of each stage of the mother-baby dyad’s development, and poses questions that are often unique to that particular stage. It contains two complete Practice Exams and presents thirteen actual Clinical Case Studies, each asking several questions about the case. This review guide is perfect for beginning lactation consultants and those re-certifying, as well as dietitians, childbirth educators, nurses, and breastfeeding counselors! This new edition offers: • Information organized by Chronological Stages versus by Disciplines • Over 100 more questions than the Second Edition, and over 30 new clinical pictures • Practice Exams that follow the 2010 IBLCE exam format by having 175 multiple-choice questions, of which, 100 questions have clinical pictures The companion online image gallary contains full color clinical pictures to help you learn!

Breastfeeding

Author: Ruth A. Lawrence
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0323357768
Format: PDF, ePub
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For more than 35 years, Dr. Ruth Lawrence's landmark reference has been the definitive guide to breastfeeding for the medical profession. The 8th Edition continues to bring together evidence-based clinical information on all aspects of breastfeeding, from the basic science of human lactation to issues of clinical management. Comprehensive, easy to read, and clinically relevant, it provides the most up-to-date information for physicians regarding breastfeeding, issues surrounding breastfeeding, and care of the lactating woman.

Pocket Guide for Lactation Management

Author: Cadwell
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 1284111202
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Pocket Guide for Lactation Management, Third Edition is an essential resource for new and experienced lactation care providers. Convenient and easy-to-use, it offers problem solving and counseling strategies for the wide-variety of situations commonly encountered by those working with child-bearing families. Topics include breastfeeding and public health, the Ten Steps to Successful Breastfeeding for hospitals and birth centers, normal breastfeeding, and addressing challenges from both the mother’s and baby’s perspective. Completely updated and revised, the Third Edition includes new metric charts, updated growth expectations, new guidelines, the latest research, and an expanded glossary.

Breastfeeding Management for the Clinician

Author: Marsha Walker
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 1284044165
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Now in its third edition, Breastfeeding Management for the Clinician: Using the Evidence is a trusted compendium on breastfeeding for the practicing clinician. It provides a research-based approach to breastfeeding care by including literature reviews while covering incidence, etiology, risk factors, prevention, prognosis and implications, interventions, expected outcomes, care plans, and clinical algorithms. By offering both the problem-solving approach busy clinicians need to resolve issues encountered in everyday practice and an evidence-based foundation, this reference helps impact positive change in the workplace.

Counseling the Nursing Mother

Author: Judith Lauwers
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 1284052648
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Written from a teaching perspective, Counseling the Nursing Mother: A Lactation Consultant’s Guide, Sixth Edition presents topics within a counseling framework with practical suggestions and evidence-based information interwoven throughout. Completely updated and revised, it includes new research on milk composition, the importance of the gut microbiome and skin-to-skin care, Affordable Care Act changes, and the latest guidelines from the World Health Organization for breastfeeding with HIV. Also explored and expanded are discussions on cultural competence, working effectively and sensitively with LGBTQ families, addressing disparities in health equity, milk banking issues, and social media trends for lactation information and support. Additionally, the Sixth Edition also serves as a significant teaching tool for students, interns, and other healthcare professionals.Important Notice:The digital edition of this book is missing some of the images or content found in the physical edition

The Breastfeeding Atlas

Author:
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780967275888
Format: PDF, Mobi
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The Breastfeeding Atlas has been completely revised to reflect new research in the field of lactation. The text contains new photos, new case studies and evidence-based breastfeeding management information. Barbara Wilson-Clay and Kay Hoover have over 50 years of combined expertise as lactation consultants, educators and photographers. The Breastfeeding Atlas taps into their broad experience as clinical practitioners. This is a must-have book for students and practitioners alike!

Supporting Sucking Skills in Breastfeeding Infants

Author: Catherine Watson Genna
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 128412407X
Format: PDF
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Supporting Sucking Skills in Breastfeeding Infants, Third Edition is an essential resource for healthcare professionals working with new mothers and infants. Using a multidisciplinary approach, it incorporates the latest research on infant sucking and clinical strategies to assistant infants with breastfeeding. With an emphasis on skills, it focuses on normal sucking function in addition to difficulties based in anatomical, cardiorespiratory, neurological, or prematurity issues. Completely updated and revised, the Third Edition explores new clinical strategies for facilitating breastfeeding, more conditions, and the latest guidelines. Throughout the text, numerous photos make techniques and recommended strategies easier to understand and replicate.