Busy lactation consultants rely on the latest clinical techniques and research findings in Breastfeeding and Human Lactation, Enhanced Fifth Edition by Karen Wambach and Jan Riordan. In a recent 5-star review, Judy M. Comeaux, DNP, ARNP/PNP, CRNI, from the University of North Florida Brooks College of Health, writing for Doody's Review Service raves that it,
“… presents up-to-date information…and is well written and organized, making it easy to read. The focus on evidence-based information and clinical practice supports current recommendations by the healthcare community.”
Thoroughly updated and revised with current research, references, and photos, Breastfeeding and Human Lactation, Enhanced Fifth Edition contains a clear clinical focus with more than 2,000 research studies supporting the clinical recommendations found in the text.
- Topics include placing breastfeeding in its historical context, workplace-related issues, anatomical and biological imperatives of lactation, the prenatal and perinatal periods and concerns during the postpartum period, the mother’s health, and sociocultural issues
- Contributions from the foremost experts in the field
- Excellent resource to prepare for certification and practice as an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC)
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