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Breastfeeding A-Z, Second Edition
Terminology and Telephone Triage

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: 9781449687762
  • Paperback    622 pages      © 2014
Price: $86.95 US List
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Breastfeeding A-Z: Terminology and Telephone Triage, Second Edition provides lactation consultants, nurses, physicians, and nutritionists with evidence-based information on breastfeeding issues that may present as telephone calls. Completely updated and revised with new health policy information, this new edition covers the triage guides for common problems such as breast pain, engorgement, and concerns about milk supply.

Also included is an encyclopedia of terms relevant to breastfeeding in both plain language and in medical terminology. Important words direct further questions and help readers clarify the situation and decide the appropriate urgency and disposition of the case.

Breastfeeding A-Z: Terminology and Telephone Triage, Second Edition is ideal for new and experienced clinicians.

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.

  • "This book is a must-have resource. [It] offers comprehensive breastfeeding information for nurses and advanced practice nurses to assist in their care of women. The content is comprehensive yet concise and the book provides essential information in an easy-to-read format." - Michele R. Davidson, PhD, CNM, CFN, George Mason University College of Health and Human Services, Doody's Review Service