Breastfeeding the Newborn

Author: Marie Biancuzzo
Publisher: Mosby Incorporated
ISBN: 0323017452
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Family & Relationships

This practical resource provides the scientific basis and the "how-to" techniques to help the mother establish a milk supply and to confirm that the newborn is breastfeeding successfully before discharge. Promoting breastfeeding at the personal, interpersonal, and system levels, this second edition delivers evidence-based care across the health-illness continuum. Brief overviews of pathophysiology are included to enable readers to quickly develop physical assessment skills, make practical recommendations to the mother, and verify that the recommendations achieved the desired results. Clinical case scenarios help the reader think through realistic situations to generate possible management strategies. Easy-to-read content supports breastfeeding promotion during pregnancy and offers practical tips for breastfeeding management during the first month of life. Actual clinical scenarios are included to stimulate critical thinking and breastfeeding management strategies. Interviewing techniques and physical assessment guidelines are provided to enhance breastfeeding initiation and continuation. Strategies to support breastfeeding for multiple or preterm births are offered. Research Highlights discuss key studies related to the clinical area. A new chapter on Strategies for Breastfeeding the Preterm Newborn presents important issues and concerns related to this critical time in the newborn's life. Expanded information on Disease Implications and Risks-Benefits of Pharmacologic and Herbal Therapies stresses the importance of understanding therapeutic care alternatives and their implications for successful breastfeeding.

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.

Breast feeding Top Tips From the Baby Whisperer

Author: Tracy Hogg
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781451650389
Release Date: 2011-07-12
Genre: Family & Relationships

From the bestselling Baby Whisperer franchise, a concise, detailed, and reassuring guide to feeding your newborn—available exclusively as an ebook. "How do I know if my baby is getting enough to eat?" "How often do I feed her?" "How can I tell if he's hungry?" Feeding your newborn is one of the most emotional and challenging topics facing new parents. With her practical, easy-to-follow program, Tracy Hogg will help you overcome your baby's feeding issues and contains essential information, like: - How to ensure your baby is latched on correctly - What to do if you have a low milk supply - Moving successfully from breast to bottle - When to start solids Filled with direct, reassuring advice, this handy eBook is an essential tool for new parents everywhere.

Clinical Companion for Maternity Newborn Nursing E Book

Author: Shannon E. Perry
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323293938
Release Date: 2013-11-21
Genre: Medical

Provide competent and sensitive maternal and newborn nursing care with Clinical Companion for Maternity & Newborn Nursing, 2nd Edition! Ideal for quick reference in the clinical setting, this book offers the information you need on topics such as pregnancy, childbirth, postpartum care, and care of the newborn, including potential complications for each. Expert authors Dr. Shannon E. Perry, Kitty Cashion, Dr. Deitra Leonard Lowdermilk, and Kathryn R. Alden stress the importance of safe nursing practice as outlined in the Quality and Safety Education for Nurses (QSEN) initiative. Teaching for Self-Management boxes offer a guide to communicating follow-up care to patients and their families. Signs of Potential Complications boxes help you recognize the signs and symptoms of complications and provide immediate interventions. Procedure boxes offer easy-to-use, step-by-step instructions for maternity skills and procedures. Emergency boxes may be used for quick reference in critical situations. Nursing Alerts highlight critical information that must be considered when providing care. Medication Guides in an appendix provide a key reference for common drugs and their interactions. Updated content provides the most current practice guidelines, including expanded information on obesity, the late preterm infant, and fetal heart rate pattern identification. Safety Alerts highlight developing competencies related to safe nursing practice in conjunction with the QSEN initiative on quality and safety in nursing care.

Breastfeeding

Author: Parvesh Handa
Publisher: Peacock Books
ISBN: 8124801150
Release Date: 2006-01-01
Genre:

A growing tendency among modern mothers has been to avoid breastfeeding. These mothers are ignorant of the facts like that it reduces cardiovascular risk in adulthood and increases child s immunity as the breast milk contains infection-fighting antibodie

Feeding Our Babies

Author: Priya Vincent
Publisher:
ISBN: UVA:X006018459
Release Date: 1999-01
Genre: Health & Fitness

This text explores the relationship between traditions of birth and traditions of breastfeeding around the world. It describes the variety of infant feeding patterns internationally and puts into a broader context the advice given to mothers in the United Kingdom and similar countries.

Foundations of Maternal Newborn and Women s Health Nursing

Author: Sharon Smith Murray
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323479707
Release Date: 2017-12-28
Genre: Medical

Make sure you fully understand how to care for women and newborns! Foundations of Maternal-Newborn and Women's Health Nursing, 7th Edition integrates essential maternity information into the overall continuum of nursing care to show how to provide safe care in the clinical setting. With easy-to-understand language, this updated text uses evidence-based guidelines and step-by-step instructions for assessments and interventions to help you quickly master key skills and techniques. Also emphasized is the importance of understanding family, communication, culture, patient teaching, and clinical decision making. This edition reflects the latest QSEN competencies, and the accompanying Evolve website includes review questions to prepare students for the NCLEX® exam! Safety checks integrated into the content help you develop competencies related to safe nursing practice. Unfolding case studies help you apply what you’ve learned to practice. UPDATED Evidence-Based Practice boxes highlight the latest research and the most current QSEN (Quality and Safety Education for Nurses) practice guidelines for quality care. Patient teaching boxes provide teaching guidelines, including communication guides, directed at patients and families. Critical to Remember boxes highlight and summarize need-to-know information. Critical Thinking exercises focus on clinical situations designed to test your skills in prioritizing and critical thinking. Nursing Care Plans help you apply the nursing process to clinical situations. Chapter summaries appear at the end of each chapter and help you review core content in each chapter while on the go. Updated Drug guides list important indications, adverse reactions, and nursing considerations for the most commonly used medications. Procedure boxes provide clear instructions for performing common maternity skills, with rationales for each step. UNIQUE! Therapeutic Communications boxes present realistic nurse-patient dialogues, identifying communication techniques and showing to respond when encountering communication blocks. Knowledge check helps you assess your mastery of key content. Glossary provides definitions of all key terms. NEW! Reorganized content integrates complications into standard family care, includes new sections on obesity, and recommendations for infant safe sleep environment and reductions of SIDS risk. NEW! Contributing content from known experts in the field of Maternal and Women’s health include a former AWHONN president.

Breastfeeding an Adopted Baby and Relactation

Author: Elizabeth Hormann
Publisher: La Leche League International
ISBN: 0976896974
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Breastfeeding

Did you know that induced lactation and relactation are possible? Author Elizabeth Hormann explains how in this book. Some of the topics discussed include: preparation for adoptive breastfeeding; substances that stimulate milk production; beginning breastfeeding with an adopted baby; and sources of support for adoptive parents. Ideal for mothers who wish to breastfeed an adopted baby or relactate, as well as for the health professionals who assist them.

Maternal Newborn Nursing

Author: Robert Durham
Publisher: F.A. Davis
ISBN: 9780803640528
Release Date: 2013-10-15
Genre: Medical

A better way to learn maternal and newborn nursing! This unique presentation provides tightly focused maternal-newborn coverage in a highly structured text

Baby led Breastfeeding

Author: Gill Rapley
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 9781409033301
Release Date: 2012-05-03
Genre: Cooking

Breastfeeding is easy when you follow your baby's natural instincts Forget stressful routines, painful breasts and problems with milk supply. This straightforward guide shows you how to follow your baby's lead so you can enjoy relaxed and pain-free breastfeeding. With practical advice on interpreting your baby's needs, Baby-led Breastfeeding explains in simple terms how breastfeeding works and why staying in tune with your baby is the key to effortless feeding. Discover how to: - help your baby follow his instincts from the very first feed - make the most of the first few weeks to get breastfeeding up and running - hold your baby in ways that will help him to feed effectively - recognise when breastfeeding is going well and be confident that your baby is getting plenty of breast milk - avoid common problems - from sore nipples to mastitis Baby-led Breastfeeding is a sensible and sensitive guide that will help you and your baby develop a happy and fulfilling breastfeeding relationship.

Maternal Newborn Nursing Care Plans

Author: Carol J. Green
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 9781284038538
Release Date: 2015-01-05
Genre: Medical

Maternal Newborn Nursing Care Plans, Third Edition teaches students and practicing nurses how to assess, plan, provide, and evaluate care for pregnancy, delivery, recovery, abnormal conditions, and newborn care. Featuring more than 65 of the most common and high-risk care plans for nursing care using the nursing process approach, it includes NIC interventions, discussions on collaborative problems, key nursing activities, signs and symptoms, and diagnostic studies. Using a progressive approach, the text begins with generic care plans that address all patient situations regardless of the patient diagnosis or condition before moving on to more complicated and specific care plans.

How to Make Breastfeeding Pleasant And Easy

Author: Susan Urban
Publisher: NETBOSS
ISBN: 9788365477033
Release Date: 2017-07-09
Genre: Health & Fitness

Preparation is definitely needed to breastfeed. In this guide, you will find information that you simply MUST KNOW before your baby arrives: the most important aspects of natural feeding, including its advantages, possible problems and how to deal with them, as well as many practical tips. All moms who have decided to breastfeed have had their difficulties, which is perfectly normal. That is why it is very important for you to be aware of problems that may arise. After reading this guide you will be well prepared for the role of a breastfeeding mother. Thanks to the fact that the guide is in the form of an e-book, you can always have it with you. Be sure to have it with you at the hospital—it can always come in handy! GET YOUR COPY NOW and be sure you are well prepared!

Nursing Mother Working Mother Revised

Author: Gale Pryor
Publisher: Harvard Common Press
ISBN: 1558323317
Release Date: 2007-04-06
Genre: Health & Fitness

For the working mother: How to keep the breastfeeding bond between mother and child strong.

Sleep Potty Training and Breast feeding

Author: Tracy Hogg
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781451655728
Release Date: 2011-07-12
Genre: Family & Relationships

Get all the top tips from the Baby Whisperer in this special edition, box set! Sleep: It’s the number one issue that plagues parents from the moment they bring their baby home from the hospital. Even the lucky ones, whose babies are naturally good sleepers, wonder when their baby will finally sleep through the night. Tracy Hogg’s practical program will help you overcome your baby's sleep problems and works with infants from as young as one day old. Breastfeeding: Feeding your newborn is an emotional and challenging topic facing new parents. With this easy-to-follow program, you’ll learn how to ensure your baby is latched on correctly; what to do if you have a low milk supply; how to move from breast to bottle; and when to start transitioning to solid foods. Potty-Training: The questions are endless when parents are faced with the sometimes daunting prospect of potty training. But these tips will tell you exactly how to get started, how to transition your child into a potty routine -- and what to do if it doesn't go to plan. Filled with direct, reassuring advice, Top Tips from the Baby Whisperer is the essential guide for new parents!

Supporting Sucking Skills in Breastfeeding Infants

Author: Catherine Watson Genna
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 9781449693800
Release Date: 2012-02-23
Genre: Health & Fitness

Important Notice: The digital edition of this book is missing some of the images or content found in the physical edition. Supporting Sucking Skills in Breastfeeding Infants, Second Edition is the essential resource for healthcare professionals working with new mothers and infants. Using a skills approach, it focuses on normal sucking function in addition to anatomical variations, developmental respiratory issues, prematurity, and mild neurological deficits. Completely updated and revised with new photos and images, this edition contains a new chapter, “Hands in Support of Breastfeeding: Manual Therapy.” Written by an internationally renowned IBCLC and deliberately multidisciplinary, it provides the entire team with both the research background and clinical strategies necessary to help infants with successful sucking and feeding.