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by Robert P. Glass,A. Brian Carr,Lynn S. Wolf
Lynn S. Wolf (Author), Robert P. Glass (Author), A. Brian Carr (Illustrator) . Pediatric Swallowing and Feeding: Assessment and Management. I work with some moms whose infants have feeding difficulties due to congenital ty
Lynn S. Brian Carr (Illustrator) & 0 more. ISBN-13: 978-0761641902. I work with some moms whose infants have feeding difficulties due to congenital ty. Many of these women pump breastmilk to provide for their infants and are dedicated to attempt to get their babies directly breastfeeding.
As well, they highlight the subtle interactions within the clinical team, as its members gain insight into the causes and mechanisms of feeding impairments.
ISBN 13: 9780761641902. Authors Lynn S. Wolf, . OTR, and Robin P. Glass, . OTR, assist the feeding specialist in acquiring the knowledge and skills to take an active and effective part in the assessment and management of infant feeding.
book by Lynn S. Wolf.
Lynn S. Wolf, Robin P. Glass. Product Number: 12520. ISBN 978-1-602-51005-0.
Book theme: Occupational Therapy. Street Date: January 1, 1991.
assessment and management. Published 1992 by Therapy Skill Builders in Tucson, Ariz. Includes bibliographical references and index.
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The book is very readable and contains helpful figures and 'wow' boxes. This book is well written by experts in the field. It presents a step-by-step approach, with clinical examples and helpful tips. "Older and wiser, indeed! Friedberg and McClure begin their book with this acknowledgement.
You can change your ad preferences anytime. The distinction of this book is in its descriptions of feeding impairments and their therapy. Its information is specific: examples of individual infants and well- detailed problem-driven models and treatment strategies are included. The information is reinforced by illustrations, lists, and classification.
This manual takes a look at infant feeding and therapy in a medical context. The pertinent pediatric entities (prematurity and bronchopulmonary dysplasia, clefts and other malformations, various neurologic impairments) and evaluation methods (videofluoroscopy, endoscopy, and esophageal pH recording and manometry) are well reviewed. The distinction of the book is in its detailed descriptions of feeding impairments and their therapy-examples of individual infants and well-detailed, problem-driven models and treatment strategies. The information is reinforced by illustrations, lists, and classifications.
Ms. Wolf and Ms. Glass, who developed this professional resource out of their years of research and clinical experience treating infants with feeding and swallowing disorders, present insightful examples of mothers' concerns and problems. As well, they highlight the subtle interactions within the clinical team, as its members gain insight into the causes and mechanisms of feeding impairments.
The book, which is timely as the field of infant dysphagia is rapidly evolving, discusses techniques that enhance feeding and nutrition. These include prefeeding oral area stimulation, adaptations of nutrient density and volume, adaptation of head positioning, and choice of nipples. Even breast-feeding can be adapted. The feeding specialists described in this 475-page manual are essential in the arena of infant care.