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.

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.

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 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.

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

Breastfeeding Telephone Triage and Advice

Author: Maya Bunik
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.


Author: Ruth A. Lawrence
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9781437707885
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Health & Fitness

Breastfeeding is a comprehensive reference that provides basic science information as well as practical applications. Dr. Ruth Lawrence-a pioneer in the field of human lactation-covers the uses of certain drugs in lactating women, infectious diseases related to lactation, the latest Australian research on anatomy and physiology, and much more.in print and online. Provide thoughtful guidance to the breastfeeding mother according to her circumstances, problems, and lifestyle from integrated coverage of evidence-based data and practical experience. Make appropriate drug recommendations, including approved medications, over-the-counter medications, and herbal remedies. Access the fully searchable text online at www.expertconsult.com. Treat conditions associated with breastfeeding-such as sore nipples, burning pain, or hives-using extensive evidence-based information. Apply the latest understanding of anatomy and physiology through coverage of recent Australian CT and MR studies of the breast and its function. Stay current on new research on infectious diseases germane to lactation and new antibiotics, antivirals, and immunizations available for use during lactation. Effectively manage the use of medications during lactation thanks to an updated discussion of this difficult subject. The latest research on breastfeeding and evidence-based solutions for treating associated medical problems from the authority in the field, Dr. Ruth Lawrence

Your Pregnancy Quick Guide Feeding Your Baby

Author: Glade Curtis
Publisher: Da Capo Press
ISBN: 9780786727995
Release Date: 2009-04-30
Genre: Health & Fitness

The advantages and disadvantages of breastfeeding and bottle-feeding Guidelines for establishing a breastfeeding routine What you need to know about how your nutrition affects your breast milk Tips for safe and healthy bottle-feeding Information on different formula options and how to find the right one for your baby Tips for introducing solid foods and monitoring for food allergies Advice on the best feeding and burping positions How to recognize whether your baby is getting enough nourishment

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

Breastfeeding A Z

Author: Karin Cadwell
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 0763735337
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Health & Fitness

Breastfeeding A-Z provides lactation consultants, nurses, physicians, and nutritionists with evidence-based information on breastfeeding issues that may present as telephone calls, covering the triage guides for common problems such as breast pain, engorgement, and concerns about milk supply.

Nutrition During Pregnancy and Lactation

Author: Institute of Medicine (U.S.). Subcommittee for a Clinical Application Guide
Publisher: National Academies
ISBN: NAP:14129
Release Date: 1992-01-01
Genre: Medical

Annotation. A practical guide for health care professionals to smoothly integrating maternal nutritional care into their practices. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.