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Breastfeeding and Human Lactation – 6th edition DUE Sep/October

Jan Riordan Karen Wambach

$219.95

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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.

Completely updated and revised, the new edition includes new case studies, expanded cultural content, new regulations and guidelines, more information on alternative medicine, and gender inclusive language.

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.

6th edition, June 2019.

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.

Completely updated and revised, the new edition includes new case studies, expanded cultural content, new regulations and guidelines, more information on alternative medicine, and gender inclusive language.

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.

6th edition, September 2019.

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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