Breastfeeding and Human Lactation

Author: Karen Wambach
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 9781449697297
Release Date: 2014-08-15
Genre: Health & Fitness

Breastfeeding and Human Lactation, 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. Now in its fifth edition, it contains a clear clinical focus with more than 2,000 research studies supporting the clinical recommendations found in the text. This new edition has been thoroughly updated and revised with current research, references, and photos. To make studying and learning easier, each chapter includes key concepts, Internet resources, and evidence-based tables and boxes. Breastfeeding and Human Lactation, Fifth Edition is also an excellent resource to prepare for certification and practice as an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC).

Study Guide to Accompany Breastfeeding and Human Lactation

Author: Mary-Margaret Coates
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 9781449666026
Release Date: 2011-09-21
Genre: Health & Fitness

Developed specifically to help the reader prepare for the certification examination in lactation, this study guide is designed to accompany Breastfeeding and Human Lactation, Fourth Edition. Accompnaied by additional questions online for creating personalized practice exams!

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

Author: Karin Cadwell
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 0763735779
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Family & Relationships

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: 9780763798796
Release Date: 2012-06-20
Genre: Family & Relationships

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.

Book Only

Author: Linda Smith
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 9780763776169
Release Date: 2010-10-15
Genre: Health & Fitness

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!

Counseling the Nursing Mother

Author: Judith Lauwers
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 9781284052640
Release Date: 2015-07-13
Genre: Health & Fitness

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

Pocket Guide to Breastfeeding and Human Lactation

Author: Jan Riordan
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 0763714690
Release Date: 2001
Genre: Health & Fitness

This pocket-sized reference is a must for all practitioners who work with breastfeeding women. It is a quick and easy reference that answers clinical questions about breastfeeding and covers topics such as medications, birth control, maternal infections, breast lumps, and mastitis. It can be used independently or as a companion to Breastfeeding and Human Lactation, Second Edition, the classic breastfeeding text by the same authors.

Clinical Lactation

Author: Auerbach
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 0763709190
Release Date: 2000
Genre: Family & Relationships

Clinical Lactation: A Visual Guide was developed by the leading authors of several best-selling breastfeeding books written for health care professionals. This invaluable resource prepares clinicians for practice by enabling them to evaluate photographs of both overt and subtle differences in clinical presentations.

Core Curriculum for Interdisciplinary Lactation Care

Author: Lactation Education Accreditation and Approval Review Committee (LEAARC)
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 9781284174175
Release Date: 2018-06-25
Genre: Health & Fitness

Core Curriculum for Interdisciplinary Lactation Care provides a trustworthy source for lactation-specific information and education for students, interns, certification candidates, instructors, and clinicians--in any discipline or specialty--who provide care to breastfeeding families. Published in association with the Lactation Education Accreditation and Approval Review Committee (LEAARC), it reflects the current state of practice and serves as a fundamental resource for beginning clinicians, orienting staff, and planning continuing education programs. Organized in three sections, Core Curriculum for Interdisciplinary Lactation Care focuses on the science, management, and professional aspects of lactation care. With contributions from a team of clinical lactation experts from several countries around the world, it emphasizes an interdisciplinary approach to provide comprehensive care for breastfeeding families.

Breastfeeding

Author: Ruth A. Lawrence
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323357760
Release Date: 2015-10-26
Genre: Breast milk

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: 9781284111200
Release Date: 2016-07-22
Genre: Medical

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

Author: Cecília Tomori
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781351383608
Release Date: 2017-12-22
Genre: Social Science

Breastfeeding: New Anthropological Approaches unites sociocultural, biological, and archaeological anthropological scholarship to spark new conversations and research about breastfeeding. While breastfeeding has become the subject of intense debate in many settings, anthropological perspectives have played a limited role in these conversations. The present volume seeks to broaden discussions around breastfeeding by showcasing fresh insights gleaned from an array of theoretical and methodological approaches, which are grounded in the close study of people across the globe. Drawing on case studies and analyses of key issues in the field, the book highlights the power of anthropological research to illuminate the evolutionary, historical, biological, and sociocultural context of the complex, lived experience of breastfeeding. By bringing together researchers across three anthropological subfields, the volume seeks to produce transformative knowledge about human lactation, breastfeeding, and human milk. This book is a key resource for scholars of medical and biological anthropology, evolutionary biology, bioarchaeology, sociocultural anthropology, and human development. Lactation professionals and peer supporters, midwives, and others who support infant feeding will find the book an essential read.