Breastfeeding and Human Lactation Book (6th Edition)

ITEM: 50831
£192.00

Overview

Now in its updated sixth edition, this leading resource brings together the latest clinical techniques and research findings for evidence-based clinical practice in lactation. The 820-page book features more than 2,000 research studies supporting the provided clinical recommendations. The sixth edition also includes a Navigate 2 TestPrep™ code that opens access to practice and simulated tests, detailed rationales, and data dashboards. Perfect for lactation consultants, nurses, physician assistants, Ob-Gyns, midwives, and other specialists, as well as for certification and practice as an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC). ©2021

Details

A leading reference for lactation consultants and specialists, the sixth edition of this best-selling text brings together the latest clinical techniques and research findings for evidence-based clinical practice in lactation. With its clinical focus, the book features updated research and references, photos, and more than 2,000 research studies supporting the provided clinical recommendations.


The 24 chapters are divided into five sections, including:


  • Historical and Work Perspectives
  • Anatomical and Biological Imperatives
  • Prenatal, Perinatal, and Postnatal Periods
  • Beyond Postpartum
  • Sociocultural and Research Issues

Also an excellent resource for certification and practice as an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC), the sixth edition additionally includes a Navigate 2 TestPrep™ access code, providing examination preparation with simulated tests, detailed rationales, and data dashboards. 820 pages. ©2021