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Infant Feeding – Midwifery Essentials Vol 5

Helen Baston Jennifer Hall Joyce Marshall

$19.95

This addition to the popular Midwifery Essentials series continues to help readers understand and master a range of core issues safely and with confidence.

The Midwifery Essentials series is ideal for all midwives – whether qualified or in training.

UK June 2017

SKU: MI4469 Author: , ,

This is one of a series of Midwifery Essentials guides (BasicsAntenatalLabourPostnatal, Infant Feeding) which provide students with the essential information needed for best practice at all stages of pregnancy and birth. The series started from the popular Midwifery Basics articles in The Practising Midwife, and are written by senior midwifery lecturers. The guides are user-friendly and include activities, scenarios, diagrams, further resources, and information tables eg basic procedures and drug schedules. The Midwifery Essentials series is ideal for all midwives – whether qualified or in training.

UK June 2017

Chapter 1 Introduction

Chapter 2 Relationship building between mother and baby

Chapter 3 Anatomy and physiology

Chapter 4 Skin to skin contact after birth

Chapter 5 Skills to support infant feeding

Chapter 6 The social context of infant feeding

Chapter 7 Birthing practices and breastfeeding

Chapter 8 Managing baby related feeding challenges

Chapter 9 Formula feeding

Chapter 10 Managing common maternal related breastfeeding challenges

Chapter 11 Breastfeeding premature babies

Chapter 12 Breastfeeding mothers their family, community and the wider societal context

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