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Karch's pathology of drug abuse, fifth edition

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Karch, Steven B. (5th ed.) CRC Press , c2016.
Call Number
WM 270 K18k 2016 REF
Location
Nova Scotia Hospital
Call Number
WM 270 K18k 2016 REF
Author
Karch, Steven B.
Other Authors
Drummer, Olaf H.
Edition
5th ed.
Place of Publication
Boca Raton, FL
Publisher
CRC Press
Date Published
c2016
Physical Description
878 p.
ISBN
9781439861462
Subjects (MeSH)
Substance-Related Disorders
Language
English
Format
Book
Location
Nova Scotia Hospital
Copies
1
Loan Period
In library use
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Substance abuse treatment and the stages of change : selecting and planning interventions

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Connors, Gerard J. (2nd ed.) Guilford Press , 2016, c2013.
Call Number
WM 270 C752s 2016
Location
Nova Scotia Hospital
Call Number
WM 270 C752s 2016
Author
Connors, Gerard J.
Other Authors
DiClemente, Carlo C.
Donovan, Dennis M.
Velasquez, Mary Marden
Edition
2nd ed.
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Guilford Press
Date Published
2016, c2013
Physical Description
356 p.
ISBN
9781462524983
Subjects (MeSH)
Substance-Related Disorders
Substance-Related Disorders - therapy
Language
English
Format
Book
Location
Nova Scotia Hospital
Copies
1
Loan Period
3 weeks
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5-Aminosalicylate (5-ASA)

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. Gastroenterology. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2016.
Pamphlet Number
1483
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5-aminosalicylate (5-ASA) is a type of drug often used to treat inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). This type of drug is good at controlling active ulcerative colitis or Crohn’s colitis as well as keeping ulcerative colitis in remission. Topics include: what 5-ASA type drugs do, which 5-ASA you should take, continuing to take the drug, talking to your doctor, what other medication you can take, and when to expect to see improvement. The pamphlet also describes common and rare side effects.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. Gastroenterology
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2016
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (6 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Colitis - drug therapy
Crohn Disease - drug therapy
Inflammatory Bowel Diseases - drug therapy
Other Subjects
Colitis
Crohn's disease
Inflammatory bowel diseases
Abstract
5-aminosalicylate (5-ASA) is a type of drug often used to treat inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). This type of drug is good at controlling active ulcerative colitis or Crohn’s colitis as well as keeping ulcerative colitis in remission. Topics include: what 5-ASA type drugs do, which 5-ASA you should take, continuing to take the drug, talking to your doctor, what other medication you can take, and when to expect to see improvement. The pamphlet also describes common and rare side effects.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Jennifer Stewart, RN; Gastroenterology
Prepared by: Kaleigh MacIsaac, B.ScPharm; Gastroenterology
Revised by: Alison Harding, B.Sc.
Revised by: Phyllis Durning, RN
Pamphlet Number
1483

Active cycle breathing technique (ACBT)

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Roseway Hospital. Rehabilitation Services. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2017.
Pamphlet Number
1672
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The Active Cycle Breathing Technique (ACBT) will help clear secretions like sputum. Sputum is mucus mixed with saliva (spit). This pamphlet outlines steps involved in breathing control, deep breathing exercises, and huffing. A technique summary is provided.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Roseway Hospital. Rehabilitation Services
Alternate Title
ACBT
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2017
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([2] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Breathing Exercises
Sputum
Other Subjects
Breathing exercises--Therapeutic use
Sputum
Abstract
The Active Cycle Breathing Technique (ACBT) will help clear secretions like sputum. Sputum is mucus mixed with saliva (spit). This pamphlet outlines steps involved in breathing control, deep breathing exercises, and huffing. A technique summary is provided.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Rehabilitation Services, Roseway Hospital
Pamphlet Number
1672
Zone
NSHA Central Zone

Where can I get the equipment I will need following surgery or illness?

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Rehabilitation Services. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2017.
Pamphlet Number
1517
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After your surgery or illness, you may need equipment to help you get around your community and your home. For example, you may need a walker or a raised toilet seat. This pamphlet provides information on how to buy, rent or borrow equipment in Nova Scotia and across Canada.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Rehabilitation Services
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2017
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (5 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Occupational Therapy
Orthotic Devices
Rehabilitation
Self-Help Devices
Other Subjects
Occupational therapy services
Orthopedic apparatus
Physical therapy services
Rehabilitation
Abstract
After your surgery or illness, you may need equipment to help you get around your community and your home. For example, you may need a walker or a raised toilet seat. This pamphlet provides information on how to buy, rent or borrow equipment in Nova Scotia and across Canada.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Rehabilitation Services
Pamphlet Number
1517

Antidepressants for chronic pain

http://libcat.nshealth.ca/permalink/chpams35419
Nova Scotia Health Authority (Central Zone). Pain Management Unit. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2015.
Pamphlet Number
1502
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Antidepressants are often used to treat depression, but they can also be taken to manage chronic pain. This pamphlet provides instructions on taking antidepressants, what to do if you miss a dose, special precautions, common side effects, and how to store your medication. Serious side-effects that should be reported to your doctor are listed.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority (Central Zone). Pain Management Unit
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2015
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (5 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Chronic pain - drug therapy
Pain management
Other Subjects
Chronic pain--Treatment
Pain--Treatment
Specialty
Medications
Pain Management
Abstract
Antidepressants are often used to treat depression, but they can also be taken to manage chronic pain. This pamphlet provides instructions on taking antidepressants, what to do if you miss a dose, special precautions, common side effects, and how to store your medication. Serious side-effects that should be reported to your doctor are listed.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Pain Management Unit
Pamphlet Number
1502

Aripiprazole (Abilify®, Abilify Maintena™)

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. Pharmacy Services, QEII. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2016.
Pamphlet Number
1627
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Aripiprazole is most often used to treat psychosis. It is also used to treat mania and sometimes depression. Possible side effects as well as a list of symptoms that it helps to relieve are reviewed. How quickly it starts working, how long to take it, and other general information is provided.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. Pharmacy Services, QEII
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2016
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([2] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Aripiprazole
Other Subjects
Antipsychotic drugs
Specialty
Medications
Abstract
Aripiprazole is most often used to treat psychosis. It is also used to treat mania and sometimes depression. Possible side effects as well as a list of symptoms that it helps to relieve are reviewed. How quickly it starts working, how long to take it, and other general information is provided.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Pharmacy Services, QEII
Pamphlet Number
1627

Fall prevention checklist

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. NSHA Provincial Falls Prevention Program. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2016.
Pamphlet Number
1649
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Ask a family member or friend to help you work through this list and check off all the ways you can make your home safe and help prevent falls.
Available Online
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. NSHA Provincial Falls Prevention Program
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2016
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([2] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Accidental Falls - prevention and control
Other Subjects
Falls (Accidents) in old age--Prevention
Specialty
Physiotherapy & Rehabilitation
Abstract
Ask a family member or friend to help you work through this list and check off all the ways you can make your home safe and help prevent falls.
Responsibility
NSHA Provincial Falls Prevention Program
Pamphlet Number
1649
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. Respiratory Services, Cobequid. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2015.
Pamphlet Number
1454
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Asthma is a lung condition where the airways are inflamed (irritated, reddened, and swollen). This pamphlet explains how asthma is diagnosed, the goal of asthma management, asthma education sessions, asthma treatment, and how to access asthma education provided by Respiratory Services at Cobequid Community Health Centre.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. Respiratory Services, Cobequid
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2015
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([6] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Asthma
Other Subjects
Asthma
Specialty
Cobequid Community Health Centre
Abstract
Asthma is a lung condition where the airways are inflamed (irritated, reddened, and swollen). This pamphlet explains how asthma is diagnosed, the goal of asthma management, asthma education sessions, asthma treatment, and how to access asthma education provided by Respiratory Services at Cobequid Community Health Centre.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Respiratory Services, Cobequid Community Health Centre
Pamphlet Number
1454

Autoimmune hepatitis

http://libcat.nshealth.ca/permalink/chpams35658
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. Hepatology. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2016.
Pamphlet Number
1648
Available Online
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Autoimmune hepatitis is a chronic (long-lasting) disease in which the body’s immune system attacks the cells of the liver, causing inflammation (swelling) and liver damage. Topics include: where your liver is located and its function, causes of autoimmune hepatitis, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and things you can do to help your liver heal itself.
Available Online
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. Hepatology
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2016
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (9 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Hepatitis, Autoimmune
Other Subjects
Chronic active hepatitis
Abstract
Autoimmune hepatitis is a chronic (long-lasting) disease in which the body’s immune system attacks the cells of the liver, causing inflammation (swelling) and liver damage. Topics include: where your liver is located and its function, causes of autoimmune hepatitis, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and things you can do to help your liver heal itself.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Hepatology
Pamphlet Number
1648

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