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Roswitha Wallner, MSc

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Lectures 2021/22

Health Sciences

> Lactation and Breastfeeding ILV
Midwifery more

Lactation and Breastfeeding ILV

Lector: Roswitha Wallner, MSc

1SWS
1ECTS

Lecture contents

Theory of breastfeeding:
in-depth anatomy/physiology of the female breast/oral anatomy of the infant Lactation
physiology
Composition of breast milk
Benefits and limitations of breastfeeding Weight gain
of the infant Breastfeeding guidelines
(UNICEF Baby Friendly Initiative) Practice
of breastfeeding: positioning
the infant at the breast/removing the infant from the breast Breastfeeding positions
Breastfeeding
in hospital/breastfeeding at home Recognizing
one's own competencies and respecting one's own limits

Assessment methods

Final exam
M or S

Teaching methods

Integrated course

Language

German

> Birth Management (including skills) ILV
Midwifery more

Birth Management (including skills) ILV

2SWS
2ECTS

Lecture contents

Recognition of one's own competences and the preservation of one's own limits, observation, monitoring, evaluation of needs, design possibilities, physiological birth (use of resources including (use of resources incl. transcultural perspectives); CTG classification, evaluation, interpretation, perineal protection and development of the child, care of episiotomies and birth injuries, postpartum monitoring and care of the mother, bonding, initial care of the newborn, initial examination of the newborn, documentation of the birth process

Assessment methods

Final exam
M or S

Teaching methods

Integrated course

Language

German