Human Milk in the NICU: Policy into Practice pdf epub fb2

Human Milk in the NICU: Policy into Practice by Lois D.W Arnold pdf epub fb2

Human Milk in the NICU: Policy into Practice Author: Lois D.W Arnold
Title: Human Milk in the NICU: Policy into Practice
ISBN: 0763761338
ISBN13: 978-0763761332
Other Formats: txt docx rtf lrf
Pages: 490 pages
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning; 1 edition (October 1, 2009)
Language: English
Category: Medical Books
Size PDF version: 1325 kb
Size EPUB version: 1414 kb
Subcategory: Medicine




This unique text covers the use of banked, or stored, human milk in the hospital for premature and sick infants, and discusses the advantages of human milk feedings and the elements of hazard or risk introduced by the use of formulas, including rationales for the use of both mother's own milk and donor human milk in the NICU.This reference also highlights domestic health policies that impact the use of human milk for sick and fragile infants, international models and policies for milk banking, the history of donor milk banking and how it came into being and ethical issues surrounding the delivery of milk banking services and donor human milk in the NICU.