Accompanying DVD containing over an hour of short video clips of clinical breastfeeding situations. The text contains new case studies, up-dated references, and evidence-based breastfeeding management information.
Evidence-based research underscores the importance of breastfeeding for the healthy development of late preterm infants, yet significant challenges can impede its success. This is a groundbreaking, problem-solving guide to the most effective techniques for breastfeeding this vulnerable population. Written for lactation consultants, NICU nurses, obstetrical nurses, and nurse-midwives, the book offers clear, simple, evidence-based solutions to the distinct breastfeeding difficulties affecting late preterm infants.
Includes bibliographical references and index. Appendices include: Breastfeeding resources; the American Academy of Pediatrics policy statement on breastfeeding; the American Academy of Pediatrics: the Transfer of Drugs and other Chemicals into Human Milk; the ACOG Educational Bulletin on breastfeeding (number 258, July 2000);