Core Curriculum For Lactation Consultant Practice / Edition 3

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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.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780763798796
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Publication date: 6/18/2012
  • Edition description: 3
  • Edition number: 3
  • Pages: 906
  • Sales rank: 416,422
  • Product dimensions: 6.90 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 1.80 (d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements ix

Preface xi

Contributors xiii

Map of the Core Curriculum Chapters|xvii

In Memoriam xxi

Section I Profession of Lactation Consulting 1

Part I Promotion and Support 3

1 The IBLCE Code of Professional Conduct for IBCLCs Elizabeth C. Brooks Elizabeth K. Stehel Rebecca Mannel 5

2 International Initiatives to Promote, Protect, and Support Breastfeeding Karin Cadwell 39

3 Communication and Counseling Skills Judith Lauwers 53

4 The Parental Role Judith Lauwers 65

5 Normal Infant Behavior M. Jane Heinig Jennifer Goldbronn Jennifer Bañuelos 85

6 Maternal Mental Health and Breastfeeding Kathleen Kendall-Tackett 97

7 Breastfeeding and Maternal Employment Cathy Carothers Chris Mulford 113

8 Caring for Vulnerable Populations Cynthia Turner-Maffei 135

Part II Professional Development 147

9 The IBCLC as Change Agent Judith Lauwers 149

10 Education and Mentoring Karin Cadwell 165

11 Interpretation of Statistics and Quantitative Research Design Patricia J. Martens 175

12 Interpretation of Research: Qualitative Methodology Sara L. Gill Lisa M. Cleveland 203

13 A Legal Primer for Lactation Consultants Priscilla G. Bornmann 215

14 Developing and Managing a Hospital Lactation Service Rebecca Mannel 243

Section II Science of Lactation 257

Part III Breastfeeding Anatomy and Physiology 259

15 Maternal Breastfeeding Anatomy Judith Lauwers 261

16 Infant Anatomy for Feeding Catherine Watson Genna 275

17 Physiology of the Breast During Pregnancy and Lactation Gini Baker Marion ("Lou") Lamb 287

18 Anatomy and Physiology of Infant Suckling Amy Spangler Maeve Howett 301

Part IV Nutrition and Biochemistry 317

19 Nutrition for Lactating Women Michelle Scott 319

20 Nutrition for the Breastfeeding Child Rachelle Lessen 337

21 Biochemistry of Human Milk Linda J. Smith 355

22 Infant Formulas (Artificial Baby Milk) Marsha Walker 371

23 Immunology, Infectious Disease, and Allergy Prophylaxis Linda J. Smith 393

24 Protection Against Chronic Disease for the Breastfed Infant and Lactating Mother Carol A. Ryan 411

25 Lactational Pharmacology Thomas W. Hale Frank J. Nice 427

26 Lactation Toxicology Teresa Baker Thomas W. Hale 451

Section III Breastfeeding Management 473

Part V Breastfeeding Technique 475

27 Assessment of Infant Oral Anatomy Barbara Wilson-Clay 477

28 Guidelines for Facilitating and Assessing Breastfeeding Marie Davis 497

29 Breastfeeding a Preterm Infant Mary Grace Lanese Melissa Cross 527

30 Breastfeeding Twins and Higher Multiple-Birth Infants/Toddlers M. Karen Kerkhoff Gromada 557

31 Breastfeeding and Growth: Birth Through Weaning Nancy Mohrbacher 587

32 Breastfeeding Mothers with Disabilities Noreen Siebenaler Judi Rogers 603

33 Milk Expression, Storage, and Handling Rebecca Mannel Marsha Walker 621

Part VI Breastfeeding Technology 641

34 Breastfeeding Devices and Equipment Vergie I. Hughes 643

35 Induced Lactation and Relactation Virginia Thorley 675

36 Donor Human Milk Banking Mary Rose Tully Frances Jones 701

37 Pregnancy, Labor, and Birth Complications Marsha Walker Suzanne Cox 715

Part VII Breastfeeding Problem Solving: Maternal and Infant Issues 729

38 Congenital Anomalies, Neurological Involvement, and Birth Trauma Catherine Watson Genna 731

39 Breast Pathology Angela Smith Joy Heads 747

40 Hyperbilirubinemia and Hypoglycemia Sallie Page-Goertz 773

41 Maternal Acute and Chronic Illness Marsha Walker Susan W. Hatcher 803

42 Insufficient Milk Production Kay Hoover Lisa Marasco 817

43 Slow Weight Gain and Failure to Thrive Roberto Mario Silveira Issler Barbara Wilson-Clay 849


A Summary of the International Code of Marketing of Breast-Milk Substitutes and Subsequent World Health Assembly Resolutions 867

B Universal Precautions and Breast Milk 871

Index 873

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