January 20, 2020
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The Immediate Postpartum Period Positioning and Latch
Positioning and Latch
It is important for both mother and infant to be comfortably yet properly positioned for feedings. Excellent videos about latch and positioning are available at:
- Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine (2013). ABM clinical protocol #5: Peripartum breastfeeding management for the healthy mother and infant at term. Breastfeeding Med, Volume 3 (2) Volume 77, Issue 5, May 2013, Pages 635–646