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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!

Comprehensive Lactation Consultant Exam Review

Author: Linda J. Smith
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 9781449619114
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 gallery contains full color clinical pictures to help you learn!

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.

IBLCE Exam Secrets

Author: Mometrix Media
Publisher: Mometrix Media LLC
ISBN: 1609718739
Release Date: 2014-03-31
Genre: Medical

***Includes Practice Test Questions*** IBLCE Exam Secrets helps you ace the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBLCE) Examination without weeks and months of endless studying. Our comprehensive IBLCE Exam Secrets study guide is written by our exam experts, who painstakingly researched every topic and concept that you need to know to ace your test. Our original research reveals specific weaknesses that you can exploit to increase your exam score more than you've ever imagined. IBLCE Exam Secrets includes: The 5 Secret Keys to IBLCE Exam Success: Time is Your Greatest Enemy, Guessing is Not Guesswork, Practice Smarter, Not Harder, Prepare, Don't Procrastinate, Test Yourself; A comprehensive General Strategy review including: Make Predictions, Answer the Question, Benchmark, Valid Information, Avoid Fact Traps, Milk the Question, The Trap of Familiarity, Eliminate Answers, Tough Questions, Brainstorm, Read Carefully, Face Value, Prefixes, Hedge Phrases, Switchback Words, New Information, Time Management, Contextual Clues, Don't Panic, Pace Yourself, Answer Selection, Check Your Work, Beware of Directly Quoted Answers, Slang, Extreme Statements, Answer Choice Families; A comprehensive Content review including: Pubertal Development, Adolescence, Breastfed Infant, Post-Lactation, Taurine, Hormonal Regulation, Nucleic Acids, Endocrine Factors, Mammogenesis, Staphylococcal Infections, Human Prolactin, Peptides, Neuroendocrine, Milk Synthesis, Lactation Amenorrhea, Pharmacologic Agents, Nutritional Supplementation, Cross-Nursing, Hepatic Function, Colic, Fat-Soluble Vitamins, Human Milk Banking, Colostrum, Lipids, Cholesterol, Glutamic Acid, Herpes Simplex Viruses, Oligosaccharides, Trace Elements, Electrolytes, Mineral Supplementation, Prostaglandins, Weaning Process, Immunoglobulins, Antibacterial Protection, Tuberculosis, Streptococcal Infections, Botulism, Varicella-Zoster Virus, Chronic Hepatitis, and much more...

Coach s Notebook

Author: Linda J. Smith
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 076371819X
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Health & Fitness

Coach's Notebook: Games and Strategies for Lactation Education contains a wide variety of games and activities for teaching breastfeeding and human lactation. Each of the games included has been tried, tested, and refined by the author and other educators. For each game you'll find goals, ideal audiences, times to play, and specific instructions for making teaching and learning human lactation fun and informative.

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.

The Breastfeeding Atlas

Author:
Publisher:
ISBN: 0967275881
Release Date: 2014-07-29
Genre: FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS

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!

The Lactation Consultant in Private Practice

Author: Linda J. Smith
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 0763710377
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Medical

This is a user-friendly orientation and guide to the lactation consultant profession for those interested in running a full-time, profitable, and long-term lactation consultant practice.

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

Case Studies in Breastfeeding

Author: Karin Cadwell
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 0763726001
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Health & Fitness

With A Consultative Framework, This Text Presents Illustrative Case Studies To Increase The Practitioner'S Knowledge About Managing Complex Breastfeeding Cases.

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.

Breastfeeding Management for the Clinician

Author: Marsha Walker
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 9781284044164
Release Date: 2013-06-01
Genre: Health & Fitness

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.

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).