Breastfeeding

7th Edition

A Guide for the Medical Professional (Expert Consult - Online and Print)

Authors: Ruth Lawrence Robert Lawrence
Hardcover ISBN: 9781437707885
eBook ISBN: 9780323247528
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 30th September 2010
Page Count: 1128

Description

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…in print and online.

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.

Details

No. of pages:
1128
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2011
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9780323247528
eBook ISBN:
9781437735901
Hardcover ISBN:
9781437707885
eBook ISBN:
9781437723151

About the Author

Ruth Lawrence

Affiliations and Expertise

Northumberland Trust Chair in Pediatrics, Distinguished Alumna Professor of Pediatrics, Obstetrics, and Gynecology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York

Robert Lawrence

Affiliations and Expertise

Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, Pediatric Immunology, Rheumatology, and Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida