Conheça o livro e compre online. Mechanisms Regulating Lactation And Infant Nutrien – Picciano, Mary Frances – ISBN: 0471561347.
Presents current knowledge and emerging new concepts on mechanisms underlying the lactation process, public health policy issues concerning lactation, and the utilization of milk components by the infant. It offers the insights of authorities in various disciplines into topics ranging from the regulation of milk synthesis and secretions to the wide and varied effects of human milk or one of its substitutes on the infant. Also includes information on topics such as: the social, environmental and biological aspects of human lactation; fundamentals of molecular biology and physiology in relation to breastfeeding; and the appropriate use of human milk for feeding premature infants.