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ISBN: 9780702063909
Page Count: 228
Imprint: Churchill Livingstone
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Feeding and Nutrition in the Preterm Infant - Elsevier eBook on VitalSource

by Elizabeth A. Jones, MPhil and Caroline King, BSc(Hons), SRD
Elsevier eBook on VitalSource
cover image - Feeding and Nutrition in the Preterm Infant - Elsevier eBook on VitalSource
ISBN: 9780702063909
Page Count: 228
Imprint: Churchill Livingstone
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A practical handbook for healthcare professionals that covers all aspects of pre-term nutrition, using evidence-based information to promote safe and effective practice. Readers will discover problem-solving strategies, interventions, and information on meeting the nutritional requirements of pre-term infants.
    • Easily accessible information on all aspects of pre-term and neonatal nutrition
    • Includes the latest research-based information on mammary physiology and the dynamics of milk expression
    • Discusses the nutritional requirements of the pre-term breastfed infant - and how to succeed in meeting these needs
    • Provides effective interventions to prevent pre-term breastfeeding failures
    • Problem-solving strategies ensure a smooth transition from nasogastric to breastfeeding
  • Chapter 1. Benefits of Human Milk for the Preterm Baby

    Chapter 2. Nutritional Requirements

    Chapter 3. Ensuring Nutritional Adequacy of Human Milk Fed Preterm Babies

    Chapter 4. Mammary Anatomy and Physiology

    Chapter 5. Milk Expression

    Chapter 6. Milk Banking

    Chapter 7. Enteral Feeding

    Chapter 8. Monitoring Growth and Outcome

    Chapter 9. Feeding Development

    Chapter 10. Transition from Tube to Breast

    Chapter 11. Feeding Problems

    Chapter 12. Benchmarking, Standards, Audit and Education

    Glossary

    Resources

    Index
  • Elizabeth A. Jones, MPhil, Breastfeeding Specialist (Neonatal Unit), North Staffordshire Hospital (NHS) Trust, UK and Caroline King, BSc(Hons), SRD, Specialist Neonatal and Paediatric Dietitian Department of Nutrition & Dietetics, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, Hammersmith Hospital, London, UK
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