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    Marsha Walker's Trusted Compendium on Breastfeeding for the Practicing Clinician is Back

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Jun 10, 2013 11:47:49 AM

    Breastfeeding Management for the Clinician, Third EditionNow in its third edition, Breastfeeding Management for the Clinician: Using the Evidence by Marsha Walker offers both the problem-solving approach busy clinicians need to resolve issues encountered in everyday practice and an evidence-based foundation. As a result, it helps clinicians impact positive change in the workplace.

    As readers have come to expect, this new edition provides a research-based approach to breastfeeding care by including literature reviews while covering incidence, etiology, risk factors, prevention, prognosis and implications, interventions, expected outcomes, care plans, and clinical algorithms.

    What's special about this new edition?

    • Expanded to include new approaches to solving common and uncommon breastfeeding problems
    • Discusses the political and social landscape of breastfeeding including new state and federal laws and policies related to breastfeeding
    • Explains and clarifies new revelations about infant sucking mechanics as seen under ultrasound presented as a combination of vacuum and compression

    Can't wait to learn more? Preview a sample chapter now or visit our website.

    Topics: New Edition, breastfeeding, lactation, lactation consultant, Marsha Walker, breastfeeding

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