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Title Hale & Hartmann's textbook of human lactation / editors, Thomas W. Hale, Peter Hartmann
Edition First edition
Published Amarillo, Texas : Hale Publishing, [2007]
Amarillo, Texas. : Hale Publishing, 2007


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  649.33 Hal/Hah  AVAILABLE
Description xiv, 661 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
regular print
Summary "This First edition includes the following: Complete description of the anatomy and physiology of the lactating breast. Detailed explanatin of the immunobiology of human milk. Description of difficult syndromes and conditions in the infant and breastfeeding mother. Elegant description of the emotional component of breastfeeding and cosleeping with the infant. Description of the nutritional composition and components of human milk. Explanation of the science of drug transport into human milk, and the use of medications in breastfeeding mothers. Discussion of important topics such as infertility, polycystic ovary syndrome, vitamin D, birth spacing, and family planning."--Back cover
Analysis Lactation; Breast Feeding; Milk, Human; Breast--physiology
Notes Alternative title: Textbook of human lactation
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Breast milk.
Breast Feeding.
Infant Nutritional Physiological Phenomena.
Milk, Human.
Breast Feeding.
Breast -- physiology.
Milk, Human.
Author Hale, Thomas Wright, 1944-
Hartmann, Peter.
LC no. 2007931894
ISBN 9780977226894 (hbk.)
Other Titles Hale and Hartmann's textbook of human lactation
Textbook of human lactation