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Abdominal pain

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Capital Health (N.S.). Emergency Services. Halifax, NS: Capital Health , 2014.
Pamphlet Number
0119
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Abdominal pain can be caused by many things such as ulcers, appendicitis, gallbladder disease, kidney stones, or bladder infections. Most of the time this kind of pain is caused by gas, constipation, indigestion, or other causes that are not life-threatening. This pamphlet provides instructions for when the doctor’s examination and test results suggest there is nothing seriously wrong. Symptoms that need immediate medical attention are given.
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Corporate Author
Capital Health (N.S.). Emergency Services
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Capital Health
Date of Publication
2014
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([4] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Abdominal Pain - prevention & control
Other Subjects
Abdominal pain
Specialty
Emergency
Abstract
Abdominal pain can be caused by many things such as ulcers, appendicitis, gallbladder disease, kidney stones, or bladder infections. Most of the time this kind of pain is caused by gas, constipation, indigestion, or other causes that are not life-threatening. This pamphlet provides instructions for when the doctor’s examination and test results suggest there is nothing seriously wrong. Symptoms that need immediate medical attention are given.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Emergency Services
Pamphlet Number
0119
Capital Health (N.S.). Emergency Services. Halifax, NS: Capital Health , 2014.
Pamphlet Number
0692
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Bowel function is defined. Some common causes of constipation are provided. Tips to avoid constipation are given. Symptoms that require immediate medical attention are provided.
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Corporate Author
Capital Health (N.S.). Emergency Services
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Capital Health
Date of Publication
2014
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (4 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Constipation - prevention & control
Other Subjects
Constipation
Specialty
Emergency
Abstract
Bowel function is defined. Some common causes of constipation are provided. Tips to avoid constipation are given. Symptoms that require immediate medical attention are provided.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Emergency Services
Pamphlet Number
0692

Diarrhea and vomiting

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Capital Health (N.S.). Emergency Services. Halifax, NS: Capital Health , 2014.
Pamphlet Number
0120
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Diarrhea and vomiting are often caused by bacteria or viruses. You may have other symptoms such as nausea, headache, feeling tired, and muscle aches. Some suggestions to help you care for yourself are provided. Symptoms that need immediate medical attention are given.
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Corporate Author
Capital Health (N.S.). Emergency Services
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Capital Health
Date of Publication
2014
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([4] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Diarrhea - prevention & control
Vomiting - prevention & control
Other Subjects
Diarrhea
Vomiting
Specialty
Emergency
Abstract
Diarrhea and vomiting are often caused by bacteria or viruses. You may have other symptoms such as nausea, headache, feeling tired, and muscle aches. Some suggestions to help you care for yourself are provided. Symptoms that need immediate medical attention are given.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Emergency Services
Pamphlet Number
0120
Capital Health (N.S.). Emergency Services. Halifax, NS: Capital Health , 2014.
Pamphlet Number
1543
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Gallstones start as small particles and can grow larger over time. They cause problems when they block the ducts (tubes) that the bile needs to travel through. Instructions for care at home and diet tips are provided. A list of symptoms that require immediate medical attention are listed.
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Corporate Author
Capital Health (N.S.). Emergency Services
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Capital Health
Date of Publication
2014
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([4] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Gallstones - prevention & control
Other Subjects
Gallstones
Abstract
Gallstones start as small particles and can grow larger over time. They cause problems when they block the ducts (tubes) that the bile needs to travel through. Instructions for care at home and diet tips are provided. A list of symptoms that require immediate medical attention are listed.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Emergency Services
Pamphlet Number
1543
Capital Health (N.S.). Emergency Services. Halifax, NS: Capital Health , 2014.
Pamphlet Number
1160
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If you have a sore throat, it is usually a symptom of an illness, such as a cold. Most sore throats are caused by viruses. This means that a sore throat caused by a virus will not get any better by taking antibiotics. The treatment for a sore throat and how to prevent its spread to others is discussed. A list of symptoms that require immediate medical attention is given.
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Corporate Author
Capital Health (N.S.). Emergency Services
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Capital Health
Date of Publication
2014
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([4] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Pharyngitis - prevention & control
Other Subjects
Pharyngitis
Thoat--Diseases
Specialty
Emergency
Abstract
If you have a sore throat, it is usually a symptom of an illness, such as a cold. Most sore throats are caused by viruses. This means that a sore throat caused by a virus will not get any better by taking antibiotics. The treatment for a sore throat and how to prevent its spread to others is discussed. A list of symptoms that require immediate medical attention is given.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Emergency Services
Pamphlet Number
1160
Capital Health (N.S.). Emergency Services. Halifax, NS: Capital Health , 2014.
Pamphlet Number
0368
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Pneumonia is inflammation or infection in one or both of the lungs (sometimes called a chest infection). We have listed the signs and symptoms of pneumonia, risk factors, and the care you need at home. The pamphlet explains how you should feel in 3-5 days and 5-7 days. Symptoms that need further medical attention are listed.
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Corporate Author
Capital Health (N.S.). Emergency Services
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Capital Health
Date of Publication
2014
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (4 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Pneumonia - prevention & control
Other Subjects
Pneumonia
Specialty
Emergency
Abstract
Pneumonia is inflammation or infection in one or both of the lungs (sometimes called a chest infection). We have listed the signs and symptoms of pneumonia, risk factors, and the care you need at home. The pamphlet explains how you should feel in 3-5 days and 5-7 days. Symptoms that need further medical attention are listed.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Emergency Services
Pamphlet Number
0368

Instructions for DVT or PE Management : DGH Emergency Department

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Capital Health (N.S.). Emergency Services. Halifax, NS: Capital Health , 2015.
Pamphlet Number
1544
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This is an instructional pamphlet to help you prevent and control either deep vein thrombosis or a pulmonary embolism. Your nurse or doctor will write out instructions for you to follow regarding when to take your medication and when to do blood work. This pamphlet also includes important contact numbers in case you have any questions as well as instructions for when you visit the Anticoagulation Clinic.
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Corporate Author
Capital Health (N.S.). Emergency Services
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Capital Health
Date of Publication
2015
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([4] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Pulmonary Embolism - prevention & control
Venous Thrombosis - prevention & control
Other Subjects
Thrombophlebitis
Specialty
Emergency
Abstract
This is an instructional pamphlet to help you prevent and control either deep vein thrombosis or a pulmonary embolism. Your nurse or doctor will write out instructions for you to follow regarding when to take your medication and when to do blood work. This pamphlet also includes important contact numbers in case you have any questions as well as instructions for when you visit the Anticoagulation Clinic.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Emergency Services
Pamphlet Number
1544

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