Maternal and Infant Nutrition - AT94-16

Maternal and Infant Nutrition

by Brenda Dobson, RD, MS, LD
AT94-16
(4.8 / 43 ratings )

This course is credentialed for:
Athletic Training (4.00 hours)

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Price: $98.00
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Summary:

The latest edition information on all aspects of nutrition from birth through weaning with special attention given to breastfeeding mothers (lactation problems, nutritional needs of infants and mothers), plus bottle feeding, formulas, introducing solid foods and weaning. Includes forms and handouts suitable for duplication. Brenda is director of the Iowa State WIC program, and state nutrition coordinator.

Objectives:

At the conclusion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Discuss growth patterns of infants from birth to 12 months.
  • List the benefits of breastfeeding to mothers and infants.
  • Define feeding practices that result in breastfeeding success in the early weeks.
  • Suggest roles for nutrition professionals in breastfeeding promotion and support.
  • Describe the maternal and infant factors affecting milk volume.
  • Analyze the diet of a breastfeeding woman and make recommendations for improving the quality of her diet.
  • Evaluate infant feeding patterns to determine adequacy of intake.
  • Compare and contrast the composition of breastmilk and formula.
  • Describe feeding recommendations for normal healthy infants.
  • Recommend weaning strategies for breastfed and formula-fed infants.
  • Describe the progression of foods in relationship to infant development.
  • Discuss the feeding relationship and the roles of infants and parents at different ages through the first year.
  • Discuss various types of formulas and indications for their use.
 
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Accreditation Information
 
This course is intended for multiple professions, including dietitians, health educators, athletic trainers, and fitness professionals.
 
Athletic trainers: Take this version of the course to ensure you receive appropriate credit.
 
For the version accredited or approved for another profession, go to your specific profession at www.continuingeducation.com. If you have a CE Direct login ID and password (generally provided by your employer), please log in as you normally would at cedirect.continuingeducation.com and search for this topic title.
 
Relias LLC (formerly OnCourse Learning) is recognized by the Board of Certification, Inc. to offer continuing education for Certified Athletic Trainers (provider #P1000). This program has been approved for a maximum of 4 hours of Category A continuing education. Difficulty level: essential
 
OnCourse Learning is also approved by the Florida Board of Athletic Training (provider # 50-1489).

Course Originally Released on: 2/7/2011
Date of Most Recent Review: 2/28/2012
Course Termination/Update Date: 12/31/2019

Unless stated above, the planners and authors of this course have declared no relevant conflicts of interest that relate to this educational activity. Relias LLC guarantees this educational activity is free from bias.

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David M - Cary, NC  ·  Oct 17, 2019
This was a great course and enhanced my knowledge of breastfeeding!
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Ryan S - Marshall, MI  ·  Sep 06, 2019
GOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOODDDDDDDDDDDDDD
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Devan M - Mebane, NC  ·  Mar 18, 2019
Very interesting. I will be starting a family soon and hope to breastfeed, great info!!
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Angel W - Tampa, FL  ·  Nov 28, 2018
A lot of helpful information and resources to be used in the clinic
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Jacqueline P - medford, NJ  ·  Apr 04, 2018
Very informative. Would recommend to staff.
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ONLINE
Price: $98.00
CE-PRO Price: $49.00