Breastfeeding Management For The Clinician: Using The Evidence / Edition 2

Breastfeeding Management For The Clinician: Using The Evidence / Edition 2

by Marsha Walker
     
 

ISBN-10: 0763766518

ISBN-13: 9780763766511

Pub. Date: 12/23/2009

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

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…  See more details below

Overview

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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780763766511
Publisher:
Jones & Bartlett Learning
Publication date:
12/23/2009
Edition description:
2E
Pages:
708
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.60(d)

Table of Contents

1Influence of the biospecificity of human milk1
2Influence of the maternal anatomy and physiology on lactation51
3Influence of the infant's anatomy and physiology91
4Influence of peripartum factors, birthing practices, and early caretaking behaviors137
5The first 24-48 hours : common challenges183
6Beyond the initial 48-72 hours : infant challenges249
7Physical, medical, and environmental-related problems and issues301
8Maternal pathology : breast and nipple issues365
9Physical, medical, emotional, and environmental challenges to the breastfeeding mother411

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