Breastfeeding and Human Lactation

Author: Karen Wambach
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 9781449697280
Release Date: 2014-11-26
Genre: Medical

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).

Breastfeeding and Human Lactation

Author: Jan Riordan
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 9780763754327
Release Date: 2010-11-15
Genre: Health & Fitness

This best-selling text continues to be the only reference to bring together in a single volume the latest clinical techniques and research findings that direct evidence-based clinical practice for lactation consultants and specialists. This text contains a clear clinical focus and over 2,000 research studies support the clinical recommendations in this book. The Fourth Edition has been completely revised and updated to reflect the worldwide expansion of the lactation specialist role. New content on obstetrical issues, especially the importance of skin-to-skin care has been added and important concepts discussed in chapters are summarized at the end of each chapter. Key features throughout include key concepts, internet resources, evidence-based tables and boxes. Accompanied by a CD-ROM and color insert, both of which accurately depict positioning, the normal breast, and breastfeeding problems!

Breastfeeding and Human Lactation

Author: Jan Riordan
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 0763745855
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Health & Fitness

Now in its Third Edition, this text has been updated to reflect new knowledge in the physiology of breastfeeding, milk supply, positioning, the management of breastfeeding, and the role of the lactation consultant. The text is divided into 5 sections that cover the sociocultural context of infant feeding; anatomy and biological imperatives; the prenatal; perinatal and postnatal periods; beyond postpartum; and contemporary issues.

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.

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.

Breastfeeding and Human Lactation

Author: Karen Wambach
Publisher:
ISBN: 1284151565
Release Date: 2019-06-17
Genre:

Breastfeeding and Human Lactation, Sixth Edition is the ultimate reference for the latest clinical techniques and research findings that direct evidence-based clinical practice for lactation consultants and specialists. 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. Completely updated and revised, the new edition includes new case studies, expanded cultural content, new regulations and guidelines, more information on alternative medicine, and gender inclusive language.

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.

Clinics in Human Lactation

Author: Diana West
Publisher: Hale Pub L P
ISBN: 098152575X
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Health & Fitness

Do you work with pregnant or breastfeeding mothers who have undergone breast or nipple procedures? Breastfeeding after these procedures can be challenging. Lactation consultant Diana West and (plastic surgery resident) Dr. Elliot Hirsch have teamed up to write Breastfeeding after Breast and Nipple Procedures: A Guide for Healthcare Professionals. West and Hirsch cover a variety of pertinent issues including: * Predicting lactation capability after breast and nipple procedures * Effects of tissue healing upon lactation capability * Effects of diagnostic, ablative, and therapeutic procedures upon lactation functionality * Breastfeeding during chemotherapy * Effects of cosmetic breast surgeries on breastfeeding * Lactation management in the post-breast or post-nipple surgical mother * Supplementation to maximize breastfeeding * Post-surgical complications after breastfeeding * Effective breastfeeding counseling for mothers who have undergone breast or nipple procedures For those who need reliable information on how various breast procedures and surgeries will affect breastfeeding in the mother's they work with, this book is an invaluable resource.