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Quick Reference for the Lactation ProfessionalAuthor: Judith Lauwers
Quick Reference for the Lactation Professional, Second Edition is an easy-to-use resource for healthcare professionals working with breastfeeding women and their families. An invaluable tool for clinicians, educators, students, and interns, each chapter includes clinical management strategies, key clinical competencies, and tutorials that test comprehension and clinical application with short answer questions and counselling scenarios.
Completely updated and revised, the Second Edition incorporates inclusive language throughout to provide an equal and diverse approach to assisting breastfeeding families.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
1 Insights into Mothers and Families
2 Communication and Training
3 Multidisciplinary Lactation Care
4 Clinical Practice
5 Science of Lactation
7 Facilitating Breastfeeding
8 High-risk infants
9 Problem Solving
10 Techniques and Devices
11 Special Situations
12 Supporting Extended Breastfeeding
Appendix A: SUMMARY OF THE INTERNATIONAL CODE OF MARKETING OF BREASTMILK SUBSTITUTES
Appendix B: TEN STEPS TO SUCCESSFUL BREASTFEEDING
Appendix C: DOCUMENTATION FORMS
Appendix D: WHO GROWTH CHARTS
Appendix E: 7 PERCENT WEIGHT LOSS-IN POUNDS AND OUNCES
Appendix F: ENGLISH-FRENCH-SPANISH GLOSSARY
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