Diane L Spatz
Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
- Ten steps for promoting and protecting breastfeeding for vulnerable infantsDiane L Spatz
Newborn Infant Center, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
J Perinat Neonatal Nurs 18:385-96. 2004..Material and examples are drawn from the author's research and clinical work at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. Current research is utilized, and the role of the nurse is emphasized throughout...
- Preserving breastfeeding for the rehospitalized infant: a clinical pathwayDiane L Spatz
University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, and Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, USA
MCN Am J Matern Child Nurs 31:45-51; quiz 52-3. 2006..It uses technology to support the breastfeeding process and could be useful for all practitioners working with mother-infant dyads experiencing breastfeeding difficulties...
- Breastfeeding success in infants with giant omphaloceleDiane L Spatz
University of Pennsylvania and The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Adv Neonatal Care 12:329-35. 2012..Two case studies are presented as exemplars, demonstrating that the provision of human milk for even the most vulnerable infants can be achieved...
- Breastfeeding the infant with congenital diaphragmatic hernia post extracorporeal membrane oxygenationDiane Spatz
Neonatal Netw 31:31-8. 2012..Three case studies are presented as exemplars to demonstrate how breastfeeding success can be achieved even in the most vulnerable infants...
- Using milk flow rate to investigate milk ejection in the left and right breasts during simultaneous breast expression in womenDanielle K Prime
School of Biomedical, Biomolecular and Chemical Sciences, The University of Western Australia, M310, 35 Stirling Hwy, Crawley, Western Australia, Australia
Int Breastfeed J 4:10. 2009..In addition, the Showmilk was used to determine if milk ejection occurred simultaneously in both breasts during double pumping...
- The integration of the use of human milk and breastfeeding in baccalaureate nursing curriculaDiane L Spatz
University of Pennsylvania, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia School of Nursing, 420 Guardian Drive, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6096, USA
Nurs Outlook 55:257-63. 2007
- State of the science: use of human milk and breast-feeding for vulnerable infantsDiane L Spatz
University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing and The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, USA
J Perinat Neonatal Nurs 20:51-5. 2006..The science tells us that human milk is the best form of nutrition for all infants. As practitioners we must be doing everything in our power to make sure the infants we care for are able to receive their mother's own milk...
- The breastfeeding case study: a model for educating nursing studentsDiane L Spatz
University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, 420 Guardian Drive, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6096, USA
J Nurs Educ 44:432-4. 2005..Therefore, it is critical that nurse educators find a way to address this knowledge gap, especially in already overburdened curricula. This article describes a successful model for doing so...
- Special considerations for breastfeeding the infant with spina bifidaKatherine M Hurtekant
University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
J Perinat Neonatal Nurs 21:69-75. 2007..Further research is needed to better understand the unique relationship between HM and SB...
- An innovative model for achieving breast-feeding success in infants with complex surgical anomaliesTaryn M Edwards
The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
J Perinat Neonatal Nurs 24:246-53; quiz 254-5. 2010..This continuous quality improvement project demonstrates that nurses can and should lead the process of transitioning infants to at breast feeds...
- Breastfeeding and human lactation: education and curricular issues for pediatric nurse practitionersAllison E Boyd
University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4217, USA
J Pediatr Health Care 27:83-90. 2013..This study explores the breastfeeding and human lactation education offered in pediatric nurse practitioner (PNP) masters-level nursing programs...
- Making the case for using donor human milk in vulnerable infantsTaryn M Edwards
Newborn Infant Intensive Care Unit, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Adv Neonatal Care 12:273-8; quiz 279-80. 2012..Establishing a donor human milk program within your institution will allow an opportunity for all vulnerable infants to receive an exclusive human milk diet...
- The family & breastfeeding laws: what nurses need to knowKaren Chang
Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
MCN Am J Matern Child Nurs 31:224-30; quiz 231-2. 2006..Additionally, nurses can play a pivotal role in passing breastfeeding legislation through political activism...
- The relationship of brain development and breastfeeding in the late-preterm infantSunny G Hallowell
School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, PA, USA
J Pediatr Nurs 27:154-62. 2012..The aim of this article is to provide a review of the literature that establishes the relationship between brain development and feeding in the late-preterm infant...
- A mother with glandular hypoplasia and a late preterm infantMelissa S Duran
The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4217, USA
J Hum Lact 27:394-7. 2011..This case report highlights the need for a thorough assessment of the breasts as well as the breastfeeding process in all breastfeeding dyads...
- Eating disorders & breastfeedingMicaela L Carwell
University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Pennsylvania, PA, USA
MCN Am J Matern Child Nurs 36:112-7; quiz 118-9. 2011..This article discusses how breastfeeding can positively influence complications present in pregnant mothers with EDs and provides nurses with tools to cultivate the mother's positive self-image...
- Advocacy for breastfeeding: making a difference one community at a timeDiane L Spatz
University of Pennsylvania Schoolof Nursing, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, PA 19104 6096, USA
J Hum Lact 21:186-90. 2005..Through development of an advocacy project during the course of a semester, a student learns about his or her identified community and is able to make an impact that often lasts years after his or her project is completed...
- Medications and lactation: what PNPs need to knowJennifer M Marks
University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia 19104 6096, USA
J Pediatr Health Care 17:311-7; quiz 318-9. 2003..Review of the data enables PNPs to effectively evaluate drugs and their actual risks to a breastfeeding infant, thereby supporting integration of sound evidence-based care into clinical practice...
- Sexuality & breastfeeding: what do you know?Kelly M Convery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, PA, USA
MCN Am J Matern Child Nurs 34:218-23. 2009..Examples are provided to help nurses initiate discussion about sexuality, breastfeeding, and sexual changes during the postpartum period...
- Induced lactation: gaining a better understandingSarah L Wittig
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
MCN Am J Matern Child Nurs 33:76-81; quiz 82-3. 2008..The adoptive mother seeking to induce lactation is a unique client in need of highly tailored and personalized care...
- White matter injury in preterm infants: could human milk play a role in its prevention?Francesca O Kotey
University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Adv Neonatal Care 13:89-94; quiz 95-6. 2013..It also proposes its ability to provide nutrients essential to myelin development...
- Associated morbidities to congenital diaphragmatic hernia and a relationship to human milkElizabeth B Froh
University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, USA
Adv Neonatal Care 12:209-16. 2012..In addition, clinical implications of these relationships are discussed and suggestions for future research are presented...
- Parent-infant co-sleeping and its relationship to breastfeedingStephanie D Buswell
Children s Hospital, Regional Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
J Pediatr Health Care 21:22-8. 2007....