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Infant Growth and Development for Nurses and Midwives

Speciality Classification
Nurses
Location
Online
Delivery
Online
Duration
20 minutes
Subject matter expert
IntelliLearn
Provider
IntelliLearn

The Infant Growth and Development course is part of the Breastfeeding for Health Professionals program. Upon completion the participant should be able to: identify appropriate and inappropriate weight gain discuss the use of internationally recognised growth charts describe newborn and early postnatal period behaviour in relation to breastfeeding patterns, and demonstrate knowledge of the significance of the relationship between postnatal depression, infant growth and breastfeeding.

 

Target Audience

Any clinical or non-clinical employee of a health institution who is required to have an understanding of breastfeeding practice. This can include non-clinical staff (such as cleaners, cooks etc) through to nurses, midwives, doctors and lactation consultants.

 

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course the participant should be able to: 

  • identify appropriate and inappropriate weight gain 
  • discuss the use of internationally recognised growth charts 
  • describe newborn and early postnatal period behaviour in relation to breastfeeding patterns, and 
  • demonstrate knowledge of the significance of the relationship between postnatal depression, infant growth and breastfeeding.

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Assessments
Certificate of completion
Interactive activities
Voice Over
Delivery
Title
Infant Growth and Development for Nurses and Midwives
Speciality Classification
Interest Areas / Topics Covered
Maternal-child
Location
Provider Type
Education Provider
Duration
20 minutes
Price
25.00
Location
Online
Posted By
Access Duration (in months)
12
Price:
$25.00
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