Top 10 new lactation tidbits

Time-frame: 60 minutes
CERP: yes

The field of lactation is constantly changing with new research, skills, equipment, policies, and data constantly being added to our knowledge base. A look at Pub Med at the National Library of Medicine shows the online availability of more than 39,000 articles when the term “breastfeeding” is searched. Keeping up with the volume of new publications can be daunting. This presentation will discuss the top ten newest items in lactation and breastfeeding research as a means of updating clinicians in what’s the newest in the field. Some of it may be surprising!



Marsha Walker RN, IBCLC


Country: USA
Phone number: 781-893-3553
Email: Marshalact@gmail.com
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Publications

Breastfeeding Management for the Clinician: Using the Evidence, 5th edition

Breastfeeding Management for the Clinician: Using the Evidence is the perfect tool for busy clinicians who need a quick, accurate, and current reference. It provides the essentials of breastfeeding management to support best outcomes for breastfeeding families. Now in an updated and modernized fifth edition, this unique resource features new information on the political and social landscape of breastfeeding, LGBTQI+ families, milk sharing, exclusive pumping, new breastfeeding products, breastfeeding in emergencies, additional feeding care plans, and access to downloadable Patient Care Plan Handouts to help both patients and clinicians navigate common breastfeeding challenges and questions. Breastfeeding Management for the Clinician: Using the Evidence, Fifth Edition includes literature reviews while covering incidence, etiology, risk factors, prevention, prognosis and implications, interventions, expected outcomes, care plans, and clinical algorithms. With a focus on the practical application of evidence-based knowledge and a problem-solving approach, this reference helps busy clinicians integrate the latest research into their everyday clinical practice.