Chapter

Breastfeeding

Edited by Janet Medforth, Susan Battersby, Maggie Evans, Beverley Marsh and Angela Walker

in Oxford Handbook of Midwifery

Second edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print June 2011 | ISBN: 9780199584673
Published online September 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191729867 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199584673.003.0024

Series: Oxford Handbooks in Nursing

Breastfeeding

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Constituents of breast milk 658

Advantages of breastfeeding 660

Contraindications to breastfeeding 661

Management of breastfeeding 662

The 10 steps to successful breastfeeding 670

Support for breastfeeding 672

Practices shown to be detrimental to successful breastfeeding 676

Expression of breast milk 680

Breastfeeding and returning to work ...

Chapter.  15118 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Midwifery

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