Counseling the Nursing Mother

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Jones & Bartlett Learning, Oct 25, 2010 - Health & Fitness - 799 pages
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A new and updated version of this best-selling resource! Jones and Bartlett Publisher's 2011 Nurse's Drug Handbook is the most up-to-date, practical, and easy-to-use nursing drug reference! It provides: Accurate, timely facts on hundreds of drugs from abacavir sulfate to Zyvox; Concise, consistently formatted drug entries organized alphabetically; No-nonsense writing style that speaks your language in terms you use everyday; Index of all generic, trade, and alternate drug names for quick reference. It has all the vital information you need at your fingertips: Chemical and therapeutic classes, FDA pregnancy risk category and controlled substance schedule; Indications and dosages, as well as route, onset, peak, and duration information; Incompatibilities, contraindications; interactions with drugs, food, and activities, and adverse reactions; Nursing considerations, including key patient-teaching points; Vital features include mechanism-of-action illustrations showing how drugs at the cellular, tissue, or organ levels and dosage adjustments help individualize care for elderly patients, patients with renal impairment, and others with special needs; Warnings and precautions that keep you informed and alert.
  

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Contents

Part 2 The Science of Lactation
139
Part 3 Prenatal Through Postpartum
243
Part 4 Special Care
449
Part 5 Role of the IBCLC
635
Code of Ethics for International Board Certified Lactation Consultants
749
Scope of Practice for International Board Certified Lactation Consultants IBCLCs
751
Standards of Practice for International Board Certified Lactation Consultants
753
Clinical Competencies for IBCLC Practice
755
Baby Feeding Requirements
759
WHO Weight Charts
761
Spanish Breastfeeding Glossary
765
Professional Resources
769
Index
775
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