Counseling the Nursing Mother

Counseling the Nursing Mother

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Important Notice: The digital edition of this book is missing some of the images or content found in the physical edition. Counseling the Nursing Mother: A Lactation Consultant's Guide, Fifth Edition thoroughly covers how counseling styles and approaches can enhance interactions with mothers and stresses the importance of appropriate, effective communication techniques. The text presents topics within a counseling framework and includes practical suggestions for working with mothers. The reader will gain insight into applying knowledge and research into everyday practice, and how to meet counseling challenges. The Fifth Edition has been thoroughly revised and covers a variety of topics in the lactation consultation field, beginning with breastfeeding promotion in the modern world, and examining the professional role of the lactation consultant, as well as basic anatomy, physiology, nutritional needs, high-risk babies, and breastfeeding techniques... surgery/trauma a€c Overproduction of milk a€c Postpartum psychological issues, including transient sadness (a€œbaby bluesa€) and postpartum ... Sleepy infant a€c Excessive weight loss, slow/poor weight gain a€c Hyperbilirubinemia (jaundice) a€c Ankyloglossia (short frenulum) a€c Yeast ... transfer with a€c AC/PC weights, using an electronic digital scale a€c Use of balance scale for daily weights a€c Calculate an infanta#39;s caloricanbsp;...

Title:Counseling the Nursing Mother
Author:Judith Lauwers, Anna Swisher
Publisher:Jones & Bartlett Publishers - 2010-10-25


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