The basics of breastfeeding. The position and attachment of the baby at the breast. The expression of breastmilk. Breast conditions. The milk su pply. Breastfeeding the vulnerable baby. Alternative methods of feeding and breastfeeding. Breastfeeding and common drugs. Recommendations for t he support of breastfeeding.
Appendix - Breastfeeding support. Index. the impact of common drugs, as well as breast conditions and problems and their resolution. Particular attention is paid to feeding the vulnerable baby and to alternative methods of feeding.
"This is a text which will no doubt be accessed principally by midwives and neonatal nurses, but the successful establishment and maintenance of breastfeeding is far more likely to prosper when all health care providers are singing from the same hymn sheet, and I would strongly commend that it is read by all those who involved in the process including paediatricians, health visitors, GP s and paediatric nurses and others."www.withwoman.co.uk
Number Of Pages: 256
Published: 27th March 2002
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 21.3 x 13.9
Weight (kg): 0.39
Edition Number: 2
Edition Type: Revised