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 Solutions

Author: Nancy Mohrbacher
Publisher: New Harbinger Publications
ISBN: 9781608825592
Release Date: 2013-04-01
Genre: Health & Fitness

Even when mothers are highly motivated to breastfeed, when faced with obstacles—like pain, worries about milk production, and difficulty pumping—they may begin to question their good intentions. In situations like these, is weaning the best answer? Or are there simple ways to overcome challenges and meet their breastfeeding goals? Breastfeeding Solutions is the perfect book for any new mother who wants quick, practical solutions to common breastfeeding problems. The book includes illustrations, tables and charts, and other visual aids to make it easy to quickly find the answers without wading through hundreds of pages of text. Breastfeeding is one of the best things a mother can do. This book will help mothers overcome the hurdles so they can start cherishing this special time with their child.

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.

The Nursing Mother s Companion

Author: Kathleen Huggins
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9781558327207
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Family & Relationships

A guide to preventing and solving breast-feeding problems; includes information on premature babies, babies at risk for underfeeding, and breast pumps, and an appendix on the safety of individual drugs.

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.

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.

Breastfeeding Answers Made Simple

Author: Nancy Mohrbacher
Publisher: Hale Pub L P
ISBN: 0984503900
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Health & Fitness

Breastfeeding Answers Made Simple: A Guide for Helping Mothers is the latest must-have reference from Nancy Mohrbacher, IBCLC, FILCA, coauthor of the Breastfeeding Answer Book and Breastfeeding Made Simple. This comprehensive, research-based counseling guide provides the answers to virtually every breastfeeding question and is organized in an easy-to-use two-column format so you can find the answers quickly when helping mothers by phone. This book explains what you need to know about both cutting-edge and classic breastfeeding research to most effectively help mothers. the international studie

The Breastfeeding Answer Book

Author: Nancy Mohrbacher
Publisher: La Leche League International
ISBN: 0976896915
Release Date: 2005-01
Genre: Health & Fitness

The POCKET GUIDE TO THE BREASTFEEDING ANSWER BOOK is a necessity for anyone who works in the field of lactation. The information is up-to-date, in-depth, and easy to access, making it practical for quick reference, while its broad scope makes it a complete resource.When La Leche League International introduced THE BREASTFEEDING ANSWER BOOK IN 1991, breastfeeding counselors worldwide welcomed it as the most complete and comprehensive guide to helping mothers find answers to their breastfeeding questions. La Leche League International has done it again with the new POCKET GUIDE TO THE BREASTFEEDING ANSWER BOOK. This guide packs a tremendous amount of practical breastfeeding information in its small size. La Leche League Internationals Center for Breastfeeding Information, the worlds most extensive collection of research related to breastfeeding was the primary source of scientific studies used for this comprehensive guide.

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 Telephone Triage and Advice

Author: Maya Bunik
Publisher:
ISBN: 1581109512
Release Date: 2015-09-24
Genre: Medical

This revised and updated decision support care tool helps nurses, lactation professionals and other medical staff confidently advise breastfeeding mothers. Created by one of the field's foremost authorities, it is designed to be used in tandem with the AAP's best seller 'Pediatric Telephone Protocols'. It introduces over 60 practice-tested protocols, presented on easy-reading double-column pages to help simplify targeted triage decision-making.

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!

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: 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.

Breastfeeding

Author: Anne Merewood
Publisher: Hale Pub L P
ISBN: 0963621955
Release Date: 2001-01-01
Genre: Medical