Breastfeeding and Human Lactation

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Jones & Bartlett Learning, Nov 15, 2010 - Health & Fitness - 912 pages
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This best-selling text continues to be the only reference to bring together in a single volume the latest clinical techniques and research findings that direct evidence-based clinical practice for lactation consultants and specialists. This text contains a clear clinical focus and over 2,000 research studies support the clinical recommendations in this book.

The Fourth Edition has been completely revised and updated to reflect the worldwide expansion of the lactation specialist role. New content on obstetrical issues, especially the importance of skin-to-skin care has been added and important concepts discussed in chapters are summarized at the end of each chapter. Key features throughout include key concepts, internet resources, evidence-based tables and boxes.

Accompanied by a CD-ROM and color insert, both of which accurately depict positioning, the normal breast, and breastfeeding problems!

  

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This book was one of my resources for studying for the IBLCE. It truly doesn't get any better than "Breastfeeding and Human Lactation".

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Contents

Section 1 Historical and Work Perspectives
1
Section 2 Anatomical and Biological Imperatives
77
Section 3 Prenatal Perinatal and Postnatal Periods
213
Beyond Postpartum
495
Section 5 Sociocultural and Research Issues
737
Appendixes AI
839
Glossary
863
Index
877
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