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Breastfeeding E-Book, 7th Edition

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PDF eBook $108.00
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Breastfeeding is a comprehensive reference that provides basic science information as well as practical applications. Dr. Ruth Lawrence-a pioneer in the field of human lactation-covers the uses of certain drugs in lactating women, infectious diseases related to lactation, the latest Australian research on anatomy and physiology, and much more.

New to This Edition

    • Treat conditions associated with breastfeeding-such as sore nipples, burning pain, or hives-using extensive evidence-based information.
    • Apply the latest understanding of anatomy and physiology through coverage of recent Australian CT and MR studies of the breast and its function.
    • Stay current on new research on infectious diseases germane to lactation and new antibiotics, antivirals, and immunizations available for use during lactation.
    • Effectively manage the use of medications during lactation thanks to an updated discussion of this difficult subject.

Key Features

    • Provide thoughtful guidance to the breastfeeding mother according to her circumstances, problems, and lifestyle from integrated coverage of evidence-based data and practical experience.
    • Make appropriate drug recommendations, including approved medications, over-the-counter medications, and herbal remedies.

Author Information

    By Ruth A. Lawrence, MD, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY

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Breastfeeding E-Book, 7th Edition
  • e-Book
  • Imprint: Saunders
  • Copyright: 2011