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.

Core Curriculum for Lactation Consultant Practice

Author: Patricia J. Martens
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 9780763745035
Release Date: 2008-07-08
Genre: Education

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.

Core Curriculum for Lactation Consultant Practice

Author: International Lactation Consultant Association (ILCA),
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 9781449697723
Release Date: 2012-06-20
Genre: Health & Fitness

Developed by the International Lactation Consultant Association (ILCA), Core Curriculum for Lactation Consultant Practice, Third Edition is the essential guide to prepare for International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBLCE) certification and practice as an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC). Based on the most current evidence base for practice, it includes four new chapters: * Normal Infant Behavior * Change Management * Developing and Managing a Hospital Lactation Service * Nutrition for the Breastfeeding Child New to this edition are figures of breast anatomy and infant suckling and sections on mentoring future lactation consultants, protecting against chronic disease for the lactating mother, and breastfeeding late preterm infants. Incorporated throughout is a new code of professional conduct for IBCLCs, updated photos, and references. Core Curriculum for Lactation Consultant Practice, Third Edition is the ultimate reference for the entire lactation professional’s career from IBLCE certification through clinical practice.

Core Curriculum for Lactation Consultant Practice

Author: Marsha Walker
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 0763710385
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Medical

Primarily a study guide for the international board certified lactation consultant (IBCLE) exam. Topics of the 39 chapters include physiology of the breast during pregnancy and lactation, allergenic protection and defense agents in human milk, insufficient milk supply, congenital anomalies, counseli

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!

Clinical Lactation

Author: Kathleen G. 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!

Breastfeeding Management for the Clinician Using the Evidence

Author: Marsha Walker
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 076372260X
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Health & Fitness

This new resource provides a review of literature, and covers the incidence, etiology, risk factors, prevention, prognosis and implications, interventions, expected outcomes, care plans, clinical algorithms, and more, providing clinicians a research-based approach to breastfeeding care.

Supporting Sucking Skills in Breastfeeding Infants

Author: Catherine Watson Genna
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 9781284124071
Release Date: 2016-06-20
Genre: Health & Fitness

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.

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).

Legal and Ethical Issues for the IBCLC

Author: Elizabeth C. Brooks
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 9781284027594
Release Date: 2012-07-20
Genre: Health & Fitness

Legal and Ethical Issues for the IBCLC is the only text that covers the day-to-day legal and ethical challenges faced by the International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) in the workplace—in any work setting or residence. Since lactation management crosses many disciplines in the healthcare arena, most IBCLCs carry other licenses and titles. Consequently, what they can and cannot do while performing their lactation consultant role is of vital importance, information that is often difficult to find. Legal and Ethical Issues for the IBCLC is a practical resource that provides guidance on what is proper, legal, and ethical IBCLC behavior. It reflects the 2011 IBLCE Code of Professional Conduct and discusses how to devise an appropriate, safe, legal, and ethical plan of action in the consultation of a breastfeeding dyad.

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.

Quick Reference for the Lactation Professional

Author: Lauwers
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 9781284111972
Release Date: 2016-10-26
Genre: Medical

Quick Reference for the Lactation Professional, Second Edition is an easy-to-use resource for healthcare professionals working with breastfeeding women and their families. An invaluable tool for clinicians, educators, students, and interns, each chapter includes clinical management strategies, key clinical competencies, and tutorials that test comprehension and clinical application with short answer questions and counselling scenarios. Completely updated and revised, the Second Edition incorporates inclusive language throughout to provide an equal, diverse, and inclusive approach to assisting breastfeeding families.

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.