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Comprehensive Lactation Consultant Exam Review

Author : Linda J. Smith
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Comprehensive Lactation Consultant Exam Review, Fourth Edition is an ideal reference to help prepare for the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBLCE) certification examination. Completely updated and revised, the Fourth Edition follows the latest IBLCE Detailed Content Outline, contains more than 950 practice exam questions and answer rationales, more than 300 photos, and 20 actual clinical case studies. Organized around the mother-baby dyad’s development, it poses questions unique to each particular stage. This review guide is perfect for beginning lactation consultants and those re-certifying, as well as dietitians, childbirth educators, nurses, and breastfeeding counselors.

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Author : Linda Smith
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Consistent with the direction being followed by the IBLCE exam board, The Third Edition of Linda J. Smith’s highly successful Comprehensive Lactation Consultant Exam Review is organized around the chronological stages of the mother-baby dyad’s development. With over 800 questions and over 30 new clinical pictures, the Third Edition encourages an in-depth exploration of each stage of the mother-baby dyad’s development, and poses questions that are often unique to that particular stage. It contains two complete Practice Exams and presents thirteen actual Clinical Case Studies, each asking several questions about the case. This review guide is perfect for beginning lactation consultants and those re-certifying, as well as dietitians, childbirth educators, nurses, and breastfeeding counselors! This new edition offers: • Information organized by Chronological Stages versus by Disciplines • Over 100 more questions than the Second Edition, and over 30 new clinical pictures • Practice Exams that follow the 2010 IBLCE exam format by having 175 multiple-choice questions, of which, 100 questions have clinical pictures The companion online image gallary contains full color clinical pictures to help you learn!

Current Issues in Clinical Lactation 2002

Author : Kathleen G. Auerbach
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The eight articles in this issue review current research on alcohol ingestion during lactation, the feeding patterns of pre-term infants after discharge, attitudes among hispanic women about extended breastfeeding, how to identify bias in research findings, a hospital form for noting lactation risk

Author : Linda J. Smith
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Consistent with the direction being followed by the IBLCE exam board, The Third Edition of Linda J. Smith’s highly successful Comprehensive Lactation Consultant Exam Review is organized around the chronological stages of the mother-baby dyad’s development. With over 800 questions and over 30 new clinical pictures, the Third Edition encourages an in-depth exploration of each stage of the mother-baby dyad’s development, and poses questions that are often unique to that particular stage. It contains two complete Practice Exams and presents thirteen actual Clinical Case Studies, each asking several questions about the case. This review guide is perfect for beginning lactation consultants and those re-certifying, as well as dietitians, childbirth educators, nurses, and breastfeeding counselors! This new edition offers: • Information organized by Chronological Stages versus by Disciplines • Over 100 more questions than the Second Edition, and over 30 new clinical pictures • Practice Exams that follow the 2010 IBLCE exam format by having 175 multiple-choice questions, of which, 100 questions have clinical pictures The companion online image gallery contains full color clinical pictures to help you learn!

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Breastfeeding Special Care Babies

Author : Sandra Lang
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Breastfeeding Special Care Babies is an immensely practical book which will fill a previously alarming gap in breastfeeding literature. It is a comprehensive handbook on all aspects of breastfeeding babies with special care needs, covering everything from the basics of breastfeeding and lactation, positioning and attachment, the milk supply and relactation, expressing and storing breastmilk, breastfeeding and common drugs, to the full range of breast conditions and problems, and how to resolve them. Particular emphasis is given to breastfeeding the vulnerable baby and to alternative methods of feeding and breastfeeding - including the highly acclaimed cup-feeding method. The layout of the text has been specially designed to enhance the practical and functional features of the book, and is complemented by superb drawings and photographs. Well referenced throughout, with very useful guidelines for breastfeeding support - in clinical settings as well as in the community - this unique book will be indispensable to all neonatal nurses, midwives and breastfeeding counsellors.

IBLCE Exam Secrets

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***Includes Practice Test Questions*** IBLCE Exam Secrets helps you ace the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBLCE) Examination without weeks and months of endless studying. Our comprehensive IBLCE Exam Secrets study guide is written by our exam experts, who painstakingly researched every topic and concept that you need to know to ace your test. Our original research reveals specific weaknesses that you can exploit to increase your exam score more than you've ever imagined. IBLCE Exam Secrets includes: The 5 Secret Keys to IBLCE Exam Success: Time is Your Greatest Enemy, Guessing is Not Guesswork, Practice Smarter, Not Harder, Prepare, Don't Procrastinate, Test Yourself; A comprehensive General Strategy review including: Make Predictions, Answer the Question, Benchmark, Valid Information, Avoid Fact Traps, Milk the Question, The Trap of Familiarity, Eliminate Answers, Tough Questions, Brainstorm, Read Carefully, Face Value, Prefixes, Hedge Phrases, Switchback Words, New Information, Time Management, Contextual Clues, Don't Panic, Pace Yourself, Answer Selection, Check Your Work, Beware of Directly Quoted Answers, Slang, Extreme Statements, Answer Choice Families; A comprehensive Content review including: Pubertal Development, Adolescence, Breastfed Infant, Post-Lactation, Taurine, Hormonal Regulation, Nucleic Acids, Endocrine Factors, Mammogenesis, Staphylococcal Infections, Human Prolactin, Peptides, Neuroendocrine, Milk Synthesis, Lactation Amenorrhea, Pharmacologic Agents, Nutritional Supplementation, Cross-Nursing, Hepatic Function, Colic, Fat-Soluble Vitamins, Human Milk Banking, Colostrum, Lipids, Cholesterol, Glutamic Acid, Herpes Simplex Viruses, Oligosaccharides, Trace Elements, Electrolytes, Mineral Supplementation, Prostaglandins, Weaning Process, Immunoglobulins, Antibacterial Protection, Tuberculosis, Streptococcal Infections, Botulism, Varicella-Zoster Virus, Chronic Hepatitis, and much more...

Essential Statistics for Social Research

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Immunobiology of Human Milk

Author : Lars A. Hanson
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Immunobiology of Human Milk provides a thorough understanding of the wondrous biology of the immune components in human milk and how they protect the breastfed infant. In this book, Dr. Hanson describes the elaborate systems that have developed to protect the infant against infections and to promote the infant's growth and neurodevelopment. Dr. Hanson has been studying the immunobiology of breastmilk since 1955, publishing 650 scientific papers and editing/contributing to 19 books. He is one of the most highly respected immunobiologists/pediatricians in the world. Features included in this book include the bacterial colonization of the newborn, components of host defense, host defense of the growing baby, the pregnant mother's support of host defense in the fetus, the breastfeeding mother's support of host defense, protection against disease provided by breastfeeding, and infectious agents in breastmilk and their impact on breastfeeding.

Handbook of Women Stress and Trauma

Author : Kathleen A. Kendall-Tackett
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The Handbook of Women, Stress and Trauma focuses on the stresses and traumas that are unique to the lives of women. It is the first text to merge research from the fields of trauma and women's health and development. Using a lifespan developmental approach, the text begins by addressing specific issues women face in their lives, drawing upon theories of development and exploring how women's relationships with others buffer - or sometimes cause - stress and trauma. Combining aspects of female development with empirical data from the fields of women's health, family violence and stress and coping, this volume helps sensitive care providers to the specific needs of women exposed to traumatic events.

Infant Massage

Author : Vimala Schneider McClure
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With more than 90,000 copies of the first edition in print, Infant Massage has been completely revised and updated to reflect fascinating new research about the effects of touch on parent-child bonding, infant stress, sensory development, and the care of special-needs babies.

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Depression in New Mothers

Author : Kathleen A. Kendall-Tackett
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Are you prepared to provide the best possible treatment for new mothers with depression--including those determined to breastfeed? This book, which completely updates Kathleen Kendall-Tackett''s 1993 classic text Postpartum Depression,provides you with a comprehensive approach to treating postpartum depression in an easy-to-use format, including treatment options that are safe for use with breastfeeding mothers. Addressing fatigue, pain, negative birth experiences, infant characteristics, and psychosocial factors, Depression in New Mothers: Causes, Consequences, and Treatment Alternatives presents a vital, cross-cultural view of depression in new mothers that will prove invaluable in treating the mothers who come to you for help. Depression in New Mothers: Causes, Consequences, and Treatment Alternatives dispels the myths that hinder effective treatment and presents up-to-date information on: the impact of maternal depression on the health of the mother, as well as the health and well-being of the infant conditions that may co-occur with postpartum depression, including anxiety disorders (obsessive compulsive disorder), posttraumatic stress disorder, eating disorders, and substance abuse alternative treatments, including diet, exercise, and omega-3s the role of psychotherapy and community-based programs the use of herbs and psychotropic medications to combat postpartum depression the impact of various treatments on breastfeeding--with treatment options that are safe for women who continue breastfeeding through treatment From the Foreword, by Jane Honikman, Founding Director of Postpartum Support International, Santa Barbara, California:Dr. Kathleen Kendall-Tackett has been a pioneer educator in the field of maternal mental health since her first book, Postpartum Depression, was published in 1993. In this new volume she expands upon her knowledge of the complexities and interrelationships that exist in the field of maternal depression. Her goal is to equip her readers with the information needed to make a real difference in the lives of mothers and babies. She has achieved this goal through a systematic framework that will help you understand the topic and how to communicate effectively with postpartum mothers. Depression in New Mothers is truly comprehensive, addressing under-investigated issues, such as negative birth experience, previously untreated trauma, and the impact of infant characteristics such as crying, sleep habits, prematurity, chronic illness, and disability. Each chapter contains summaries of thought-provoking international research studies. The information in this reader-friendly resource can add a vital perspective to advance the way health professionals today--and the health professionals of tomorrow--view and treat postpartum depression.maternal depression on the health of the mother, as well as the health and well-being of the infant conditions that may co-occur with postpartum depression, including anxiety disorders (obsessive compulsive disorder), posttraumatic stress disorder, eating disorders, and substance abuse alternative treatments, including diet, exercise, and omega-3s the role of psychotherapy and community-based programs the use of herbs and psychotropic medications to combat postpartum depression the impact of various treatments on breastfeeding--with treatment options that are safe for women who continue breastfeeding through treatment From the Foreword, by Jane Honikman, Founding Director of Postpartum Support International, Santa Barbara, California:Dr. Kathleen Kendall-Tackett has been a pioneer educator in the field of maternal mental health since her first book, Postpartum Depression, was published in 1993. In this new volume she expands upon her knowledge of the complexities and interrelationships that exist in the field of maternal depression. Her goal is to equip her readers with the information needed to make a real difference in the lives of mothers and babies. She has achieved this goal through a systematic framework that will help you understand the topic and how to communicate effectively with postpartum mothers. Depression in New Mothers is truly comprehensive, addressing under-investigated issues, such as negative birth experience, previously untreated trauma, and the impact of infant characteristics such as crying, sleep habits, prematurity, chronic illness, and disability. Each chapter contains summaries of thought-provoking international research studies. The information in this reader-friendly resource can add a vital perspective to advance the way health professionals today--and the health professionals of tomorrow--view and treat postpartum depression.ression, was published in 1993. In this new volume she expands upon her knowledge of the complexities and interrelationships that exist in the field of maternal depression. Her goal is to equip her readers with the information needed to make a real difference in the lives of mothers and babies. She has achieved this goal through a systematic framework that will help you understand the topic and how to communicate effectively with postpartum mothers. Depression in New Mothers is truly comprehensive, addressing under-investigated issues, such as negative birth experience, previously untreated trauma, and the impact of infant characteristics such as crying, sleep habits, prematurity, chronic illness, and disability. Each chapter contains summaries of thought-provoking international research studies. The information in this reader-friendly resource can add a vital perspective to advance the way health professionals today--and the health professionals of tomorrow--view and treat postpartum depression. postpartum depression.

Counseling the Nursing Mother

Author : Judith Lauwers
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Written from a teaching perspective, Counseling the Nursing Mother: A Lactation Consultantâe(tm)s Guide, Sixth Edition presents topics within a counseling framework with practical suggestions and evidence-based information interwoven throughout. Completely updated and revised, it includes new research on milk composition, the importance of the gut microbiome and skin-to-skin care, Affordable Care Act changes, and the latest guidelines from the World Health Organization for breastfeeding with HIV. Also explored and expanded are discussions on cultural competence, working effectively and sensitively with LGBTQ families, addressing disparities in health equity, milk banking issues, and social media trends for lactation information and support. Additionally, the Sixth Edition also serves as a significant teaching tool for students, interns, and other healthcare professionals. With an extensive glossary and bulleted lists at the end of each chapter, it is an ideal study guide for International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) certification and practice. Each new print copy includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access that unlocks a comprehensive and interactive eBook.

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The National Guide to Educational Credit for Training Programs

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Medical and Health Care Books and Serials in Print 1993

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Infirmiere Canadienne

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The Pennsylvania Medical Journal

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