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Continuity of Care in Breastfeeding: Best Practices in the Maternity Setting

Author(s): Karin Cadwell, PhD, RN, FAAN, IBCLC, ANLC, The Healthy Children Project, The Center for Breastfeeding, Massachusetts
Cindy Turner-Maffei, MA, ALC, IBCLC, Healthy Children Project, Inc., Center for Breastfeeding, Massachusetts
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  • ISBN-13: 9780763751845
  • ISBN-10:0763751847
  • Paperback    168 pages      © 2009
Price: $101.95 US List
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Continuity of Care in Breastfeeding: Best Practices in the Maternity Setting emphasizes quality and continuity of care, management issues, and policies and procedures that support breastfeeding in the hospital setting whether in the inpatient maternity, NICU, or ambulatory care. This book offers strategies to improve patient-centered care and showcases research that supports change. Written by two prolific authors, Karin Cadwell and Cynthia Turner-Maffei, Continuity of Care in Breastfeeding: Best Practices in the Maternity Setting focuses on the consistency of maternal child health and is an ideal resource for practicing professionals, clinical specialists, and lactation consultants. 

A perfect companion to the Ten Steps to Successful Breastfeeding Online Course!

Errata Sheet 

Chapter 1 - Evidence-Based Policy: A Cornerstone of Continuity of Care

Chapter 2 - Optimizing Breastfeeding Knowledge, Skill and Competency throughout the Health Care System

Chapter 3 - Prenatal and Perinatal Education Regarding Infant Feeding

Chapter 4 - Getting Breastfeeding Off to a Good Start - The First Hour After Birth

Chapter 5 - Assessing and Supporting Breastfeeding Beyond the First Hour - Key Steps in Supporting the Breastfeeding Couplet

Chapter  6 - Assuring Exclusive Breastfeeding

Chapter 7 - Assure Ongoing Mother-Baby Contact

Chapter 8 - Pacing the Breastfeeding

Chapter 9 - Avoiding Extracurricular Suckling and Feeding in the Learning Phase of Breastfeeding

Chapter 10 - Keeping Breastfeeding Going: Bridging the Gap to the Community

Chapter 11 - The Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative: A Tool for Change

Chapter 12 - Providing Woman-Centered Breastfeeding Care

Chapter 13 - Improving Maternity Care for Breastfeeding through Practice Change


Karin Cadwell, PhD, RN, FAAN, IBCLC, ANLC-The Healthy Children Project, The Center for Breastfeeding, Massachusetts

Karin Cadwell, PhD, RN, FAAN, IBCLC is a nationally and internationally recognized speaker, researcher and educator and faculty member of the Healthy Children 2000 Project, Inc. She convened Baby-Friendly USA, implementing the UNICEF Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative in the US, was a visiting professor and program chair of the Health Communications Department of Emerson College, and is an adjunct professor at the Union Institute and University. Dr. Cadwell served on the IBLCE Panel of Experts to develop the first certification exam. Her extensive clinical experience includes hospital and community practice, and she continues to counsel nursing mothers on Cape Cod. Dr. Cadwell is the author of numerous books and articles including Maternal and Infant Assessment for the Breastfeeding and Human Lactation, and Reclaiming Breastfeeding for the US, was awarded the designation IBCLC in 1985 for "significant contribution to the fild" and has since recertified.

 

 

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Cindy Turner-Maffei, MA, ALC, IBCLC-Healthy Children Project, Inc., Center for Breastfeeding, Massachusetts

Cynthia Turner-Maffei, MA, IBCLC is a national coordinator of Baby-Friendly USA. She has extensive experience as a breastfeeding educator in WIC and other Maternal Child Health programs, and continues to counsel nursing mothers on Cape Cod. Cindy is a delegate to the breastfeeding coalitions on the local, state, and national level, including the US Breastfeeding Committee. A faculty member of the Healthy Children Project, and adjunct faculty of The Union Institute & University, Cindy is also an author of numerous publications, including Case Studies in Breastfeeding.