Breastfeeding and Human Lactation

Breastfeeding and Human Lactation

Jan Riordan Karen Wambach

$279.95

Breastfeeding and Human Lactation, Enhanced Fifth Edition continues as the leading reference for the latest clinical techniques and research findings that direct evidence-based clinical practice for lactation consultants and specialists. Thoroughly updated and revised with current research, references, and photos, it contains a clear clinical focus with more than 2,000 research studies supporting the clinical recommendations found in the text.

Topics include placing breastfeeding in its historical context, workplace-related issues, anatomical and biological imperatives of lactation, the prenatal and perinatal periods and concerns during the postpartum period, the mother’s health, and sociocultural issues.

With contributions from the foremost experts in the field, Breastfeeding and Human Lactation, Fifth Edition is also an excellent resource to prepare for certification and practice as an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC).

Click here for our complete list of recommended books for the IBLCE Exam.

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Breastfeeding and Human Lactation continues as the leading reference for the latest clinical techniques and research findings that direct evidence-based clinical practice for lactation consultants and specialists. Thoroughly updated and revised with current research, references, and photos, it contains a clear clinical focus with more than 2,000 research studies supporting the clinical recommendations found in the text.

Topics include placing breastfeeding in its historical context, workplace-related issues, anatomical and biological imperatives of lactation, the prenatal and perinatal periods and concerns during the postpartum period, the mother’s health, and sociocultural issues.

With contributions from the foremost experts in the field, Breastfeeding and Human Lactation, is also an excellent resource to prepare for certification and practice as an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC).

Online access for additional resources.

5th edition. USA December 2014 (Copyright date 2015)

Click here for our complete list of recommended books for the IBLCE Exam.

Section One  Historical And Work Perspectives 1  The Lactation Specialist 2  Tides in Breastfeeding Practice Section 2  Anatomical And Biological Imperatives 3  Anatomy and Physiology 4  Biological Specificity of Breastmilk 5  Drugs and Breastfeeding 6  Viruses in Human Milk Section Three  Prenatal, Perinatal and Postnatal Periods 7  Perinatal and Intrapartum Care 8  Postpartum Care 9  Breast-Related Problems 10  Slow Weight Gain 11  Jaundice 12  Breast Pumps and Technologies 13  Breastfeeding the Preterm Infant 14  Milk Banking Section Four  Beyond Postpartum 15  Women’s Health & Breastfeeding 16  Maternal Employment and Breastfeeding 17  Child Health 18  The Ill Child: Breastfeeding Implications 19  Infant Assessment Section Five  Sociocultural Issues 20  Research 21  Breastfeeding Education 22  Cultural Context of Breastfeeding 23  The Familial and Social Context of Breastfeeding

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