Mary Hatton graduated from the Yale School of Nursing Three Year Program, which included her nurse-midwifery training. Kathleen C. Keleher received her nurse-midwifery training and M.P.H. at the Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health.
BREASTFEEDING AFTER BREAST REDUCTION MAMMOPLASTY
Version of Record online: 6 JAN 2011
1983 American College of Nurse Midwives
Journal of Nurse-Midwifery
Volume 28, Issue 4, pages 19–22, July-August 1983
How to Cite
Hatton, M. and Keleher, K. C. (1983), BREASTFEEDING AFTER BREAST REDUCTION MAMMOPLASTY. Journal of Nurse-Midwifery, 28: 19–22. doi: 10.1016/0091-2182(83)90106-4
- Issue online: 6 JAN 2011
- Version of Record online: 6 JAN 2011
Two case studies are presented on women who have breastfed after reduction mammoplasty. Varieties of breast hypertrophy are discussed, as well as the surgical techniques employed for breast reduction. Suggestions are made for the antepartal and postpartal management of women who breastfeed after reduction mammoplasty.