The Breastfeeding Atlas

ISBN: 0967275881
Release Date: 2014-07-29

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!

Praxisbuch Besondere Stillsituationen

Author: Hebammengemeinschaftshilfe e.V,
Publisher: Georg Thieme Verlag
ISBN: 9783830455301
Release Date: 2012-05-09
Genre: Medical

19 Stillexpertinnen geben ihr Wissen, ihre praktischen Erfahrungen und wertvolle Tipps weiter. Sie zeigen, wie Stillen auch in schwierigen Situationen möglich ist und dass sich (fast) alle Stillprobleme lösen lassen. Der Schwerpunkt liegt auf den Problemfällen und besonderen Stillsituationen: - Besondere Kinder - Besondere Mütter - Besondere Stillprobleme - Besondere Situationen Schlüsselfragen zur Anamnese, Fallbeispiele, Praxistipps und Praxisanleitungen, Abbildungen von Befunden und Stillpositionen sowie Kopiervorlagen für die Beratung der Mütter helfen Ihnen bei der Stillberatung.

Breastfeeding Management for the Clinician

Author: Marsha Walker
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 0763766518
Release Date: 2010-09-15
Genre: Health & Fitness

Breastfeeding Management for the Clinician: Using the Evidence, Second Edition is an evidence-based guide that provides current and relevant information on breastfeeding and lactation blended with clinical suggestions for best outcomes. This essential reference includes reviews 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. The Second Edition has been completely revised and updated to include hundreds of new references and expanded resources at the end of each chapter. It also includes new information on the anatomy of the nipple, new concepts on breastfeeding management such as biologic nurturing and ventral positioning, the newest research on sucking mechanics of infants, and a section on the late pre-term baby.

Counseling the Nursing Mother

Author: Judith Lauwers
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 076372680X
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Health & Fitness

Counseling the Nursing Mother thoroughly covers counseling techniques and how style and approach can enhance interactions with mothers, and thus the effectiveness in helping them breastfeed. By presenting topics within a counseling framework, and including practical suggestions for working with mothers, the reader will gain insights into applying knowledge and research into everyday practice, as well as understand counseling challenges and how to meet them.


Author: Sally K. Tracy
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780729579285
Release Date: 2011-07-22
Genre: Medical

Midwifery Preparation for Practice 2e is the only text which reflects the historical and socio – political environment in which midwives in Australia and New Zealand practice. In addition, it is the only text which incorporates the philosophy and standards endorsed by New Zealand and Australian Colleges of Midwives while also focusing on the partnership between midwives with women and the woman- centred model of midwifery care. The second edition has built on the existing philosophy and structure of Midwifery: Preparation for Practice, though with a greater emphasis on the development of critical thinking and researching skills. Key chapters have been re-written to reflect recent changes in government legislation while current research and pertinent examples are included throughout the text. This new edition is supported by a comprehensive suite of resources for both Instructors and Students using the Evolve website as a platform. These ancillaries will re-enforce the critical thinking elements for students with interactive case studies and scenario based learning exercises as well as the multiple choice questions. Presents unique philosophy and woman-centered approach in line with the standards set by the ACNM and NZCM Key contributors from Australia and New Zealand Key terms, Chapter Overview, Learning Outcomes and Review Questions included in every chapter. Reflective exercises, Critical thinking exercises and Clinical Scenarios to encourage active student learning 2 new Indigenous chapters highlight key health aspects relevant for Midwives working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women and Maori women New chapter on Perineal care and repair Increased coverage of anatomy and physiology Instructor and Student resources on Evolve with a focus on critical thinking – Weblinks, interactive case studies, PowerPoints, additional exercises with questions and answers

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.

Comprehensive Lactation Consultant Exam Review

Author: Linda J. Smith
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 0763740292
Release Date: 2006-07
Genre: Medical

A new and updated version of this best-selling resource! Jones and Bartlett Publisher's 2011 Nurse's Drug Handbook is the most up-to-date, practical, and easy-to-use nursing drug reference! It provides: Accurate, timely facts on hundreds of drugs from abacavir sulfate to Zyvox; Concise, consistently formatted drug entries organized alphabetically; No-nonsense writing style that speaks your language in terms you use everyday; Index of all generic, trade, and alternate drug names for quick reference. It has all the vital information you need at your fingertips: Chemical and therapeutic classes, FDA pregnancy risk category and controlled substance schedule; Indications and dosages, as well as route, onset, peak, and duration information; Incompatibilities, contraindications; interactions with drugs, food, and activities, and adverse reactions; Nursing considerations, including key patient-teaching points; Vital features include mechanism-of-action illustrations showing how drugs at the cellular, tissue, or organ levels and dosage adjustments help individualize care for elderly patients, patients with renal impairment, and others with special needs; Warnings and precautions that keep you informed and alert.

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.

The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding

Publisher: LA Leche League International
ISBN: 0912500980
Release Date: 2004-01-01
Genre: Health & Fitness

All parents want the best for their babies, and there's no doubt about the fact that human milk is the ideal food for human babies. What's the secret of successful breastfeeding? For almost fifty years mothers who have been in touch with La Leche League have found the kind of information and support they needed to breastfeed their babies. There's no doubt that you can do it, too! The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding was the first book of its kind, written for mothers by mothers. Over the years, more than two million mothers have turned to it for information and inspiration. The most powerful recommendations of The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding come from those mothers. Many of their success stories are found in its pages. Breastfeeding is more than just a nice "extra" that you may decide to give your baby. It is a significant decision that can affect both of you far into the future. You can count on The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding to give you the information you need to breastfeed your baby.

Obesity Medicine Management of Obesity in Women s Health Care

Author: Robert K. Silverman
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071843522
Release Date: 2017-02-05
Genre: Medical

The first text to comprehensively address both the gynecologic and obstetrical care of the obese patient Obesity for the ObGyn is the first reference that provides clinicians with the tools needed to manage care and minimize risk complications for their obese patients. Clinically focused and evidence based, this groundbreaking text devotes equal amount of coverage to obstetric and gynecologic care. The book concludes with a valuable section devoted to related conditions (sleep apnea, heart disease, osteoarthritis, etc.) that would further impact patient care. Both the obstetric and gynecologic sections include care checklists, management algorithms, key points, and other tools for a more practical reference. · This is the first major text to address this continually growing epidemic · Convenient templated chapter presentation

Stillen kompakt

Author: Denise Both
Publisher: Elsevier,Urban&FischerVerlag
ISBN: 3437274600
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Breastfeeding

Stillsituationen auf einen Blick erkennen und meistern Dieses Fachbuch hilft Hebammen, Stillberaterinnen, Medizinern und Pflegenden, stillende Mütter und deren Kinder kompetent zu betreuen. Denn selbst in langjähriger Beratungspraxis kann es zu außer gewöhnlichen Situationen kommen - gerade dann ist eine kompetente Stillberatung von großer Bedeutung. Anhand von mehr als 200 Bildern stellt dieses Buch verschiedene Stillsituationen dar: Grundlagen der Stillberatung nach den neuesten wissenschaftlichen Erkenntnissen, z.B. Anatomie und Physiologie der Brust, korrektes Anlegen, Milchspendereflex und Stillpositionen Mütterliche Ursachen für Stillprobleme, z.B. atypische Brustformen, Mamillenprobleme oder pathologische Veränderungen der Brust Stillprobleme, die ursächlich beim Säugling liegen, z.B. bei Frühgeborenen, Fehlbildungen, Infektionen oder neurologische Beeinträchtigungen Parallel in Wort und Bild zeigt dieses Buch, wie die jeweilige Situation erkannt und die Stillberatung entsprechend ausgerichtet werden kann. Weiterhin in diesem Buch: Hilfsmittel rund um das Stillen und Füttern Glossar zu den wichtigsten Fachbegriffen Anhang mit Adressen zum Thema Stillen und Stillberatung.