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Breastfeeding , 9th Edition

A Guide for the Medical Profession

By Ruth A. Lawrence, MD and Robert M. Lawrence, MD

1088 pages
Trim Size 8 1/2 X 10 7/8 in
Copyright 2022
$108.99, Paperback, Reference

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Written and edited by leading physicians, Breastfeeding: A Guide for the Medical Profession, 9th Edition, offers comprehensive, dependable information and guidance in this multifaceted field. Award-winning author and co-founder of the Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine, Dr. Ruth Lawrence, and her son, Dr. Rob Lawrence, ensure that you’re brought fully up to date on everything from basic data on the anatomical, physiological, biochemical, nutritional, immunological, and psychological aspects of human lactation, to the problems of clinical management of breastfeeding-all in a highly readable, easily accessible desk reference.


Doody's Core Titles® 2022

"This is an extensive presentation incorporating basic science, clinical aspects, and psychosocial elements related to breastfeeding. As such, it is a foundational text that should be in every obstetrical library." ©Doody’s Review Service, 2022, Barbara Hoffman, MD (University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center)

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By Ruth A. Lawrence, MD, Northumberland Trust Chair in Pediatrics, Distinguished Alumna Professor of Pediatrics, Obstetrics, and Gynecology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York and Robert M. Lawrence, MD, Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, Pediatric Immunology, Rheumatology, and Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida

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