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Pocket Guide for Lactation Management

Cindy Turner-Maffei Karin Cadwell

$83.95

Pocket Guide for Lactation Management is an evidence-based guide for all healthcare providers. This easy-to-use guide is the perfect planning resource and a key reference for the variety of situations commonly encountered by those working with breastfeeding mothers and their babies. Conveniently organised by the issue that the healthcare provider might meet, this guide helps to quickly resolve key challenges. Quick reference charts, algorithms and diagrams assist in determining whether the situation has been assessed correctly.

USA 3rd edition July 2016

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Pocket Guide for Lactation Management is an evidence-based guide for all healthcare providers. This easy-to-use guide is the perfect planning resource and a key reference for the variety of situations commonly encountered by those working with breastfeeding mothers and their babies. Conveniently organised by the issue that the healthcare provider might meet, this guide helps to quickly resolve key challenges. Quick reference charts, algorithms and diagrams assist in determining whether the situation has been assessed correctly.

Designed for use by an interdisciplinary array of caregivers in practice settings, Pocket Guide for Lactation Management, contains updated references, new evidence-based strategies for problem resolution, and a user-friendly appendix.

Completely updated and revised, the Third Edition includes new metric charts, updated growth expectations, new guidelines, the latest research, and an expanded glossary.

About the Authors

Karin Cadwell PhD RN FAAN ANCL CLC IBCLC is a nationally and internationally recognized speaker, researcher and educator. She is a member of the faculty of Healthy Children Project Inc and convened Baby-Friendly USA, the organization implementing the UNICEF Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative in the United States. Dr Cadwell counsels breastfeeding mothers at the Center for Breastfeeding, a community-based lactation clinic on Cape Cod. She is a delegate to the US National Breastfeeding Committee. She is the author of numerous other books and articles including Breastfeeding A – Z: Terminology and Telephone Triage, Case Studies in Breastfeeding, Maternal and Infant Assessment for Breastfeeding and Human lactation and Reclaiming Breastfeeding for the United States. She has led delegations focusing on Breastfeeding and Human Lactation to China, Sweden, Denmark, Russia, Romania, Latvia, Cuba, Egypt, and Israel.

USA 3rd edition July 2016

Table of Contents

Section  1  Introduction: Breastfeeding and Public Health
Section  2  How We Approach Lactation Counseling
Section  3  Normal Breastfeeding
Section  4  The Ten Steps to Successful Breastfeeding for Hospitals and Birth Centers
Section  5  Community Support for Breastfeeding
Section  6  Breast and Nipple Issues
Section  7  Breastfeeding Management Issues
Section  8  Baby Feeding Problems
Section  9  Can She Breastfeed?
Appendix  A  The Healthy Children Eight-Level Breastfeeding Counseling Process
Appendix  B  Feeding Observation Checklist
Appendix  C  Breastfeeding Positions
Appendix  D  Alternate Massage/Breast Compression
Appendix  E  Protocol for Estimating Breastmilk Transfer
Appendix  F  Protocol to Calculate Baby’s Approximate Daily Needs
Appendix  G  Table of Daily Breast Milk Volume Requirement Estimates in Ounces
Appendix  H  Baby Weight Loss Table
Appendix  I  Weight Gain Expectations and Infant Elimination Patterns
Appendix  J  Protocol for Building a Milk Supply/Relactation
Appendix  K  Protocol for Oversupply of Breastmilk
Appendix  L  Improving Milk Transfer
Appendix  M  Expression of Breastmilk
Appendix  N  Feeding Devices
Appendix  O  What to Do If an Infant or Child is Mistakenly Fed Another Woman’s Expressed Breast Milk
Appendix  P  Handling and Storing Breastmilk
Appendix  Q  Contraindications to Breastfeeding
Appendix  R  Breastfeeding Goals
Appendix  S  Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale
Appendix  T  The International Code of Marketing of Breastmilk Substitutes
Appendix  U  The Global Strategy for Infant and Young Child Feeding
Appendix  V  Innocenti Declaration on Infant and Young Child Feeding 2005
Appendix  W  Glossary
Appendix  X  Conversions
Appendix  Y  Resources: Helpful Organizations
Appendix  Z  Pediatric Warning Signs

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