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Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. General Surgery Clinic. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2018.
Pamphlet Number
0168
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The appendix is a small tube-like organ that is attached to your intestine (bowel). An inflamed or infected appendix is called appendicitis. If not treated, the inflamed or infected appendix can burst and cause a serious infection in the lining of the abdomen (peritonitis). This pamphlet explains what will happen to you after surgery and how you can take part in your care. Topics are: controlling discomfort, care of your incision, healthy eating, activity (returning to work, driving, sex), and …
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Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. General Surgery Clinic
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2018
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (5 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Appendectomy
Appendicitis
Appendix - surgery
Other Subjects
Appendectomy
Appendicitis
Appendix (Anatomy)--Surgery
Abstract
The appendix is a small tube-like organ that is attached to your intestine (bowel). An inflamed or infected appendix is called appendicitis. If not treated, the inflamed or infected appendix can burst and cause a serious infection in the lining of the abdomen (peritonitis). This pamphlet explains what will happen to you after surgery and how you can take part in your care. Topics are: controlling discomfort, care of your incision, healthy eating, activity (returning to work, driving, sex), and follow-up care. Symptoms that require immediate medical attention are noted.
Responsibility
Reviewed by: Division of General Surgery
Pamphlet Number
0168

Circle of support and circle of care : sharing information and working together

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Northern Zone. Mental Health and Addictions. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2018.
Pamphlet Number
1849
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At Mental Health & Addictions, we encourage you to involve people who support you in your treatment and recovery. Your Circle of Support is made up of family and friends who you have chosen to provide you with support. Your Circle of Care is made up of members of your health care team who are involved in your ongoing care. Sharing information with people in your Circle of Support and Circle of Care can improve your treatment outcomes and your care experience. This pamphlet explains how your per…
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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Northern Zone. Mental Health and Addictions
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2018
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([4] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Health information
Other Subjects
Personal information management
Specialty
Psychiatry
Abstract
At Mental Health & Addictions, we encourage you to involve people who support you in your treatment and recovery. Your Circle of Support is made up of family and friends who you have chosen to provide you with support. Your Circle of Care is made up of members of your health care team who are involved in your ongoing care. Sharing information with people in your Circle of Support and Circle of Care can improve your treatment outcomes and your care experience. This pamphlet explains how your personal information is shared with people in your Circle of Care and Circle of Support.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Mental Health & Addictions, Northern Zone
Pamphlet Number
1849

Do you know how to help people who are blind, deafblind or partially sighted?

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Diversity and Inclusion Program. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2018.
Pamphlet Number
1828
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Blind, deafblind and partially sighted people have different levels of mobility and independence. Some people who are blind, deafblind or partially sighted may have other disabilities that affect the level of help they need. This pamphlet explains how to help people who are blind, deafblind or partially sighted, and provides appropriate actions and words that you can use. Information about the Alliance for Equality of Blind Canadians (AEBC), as well as NSHA's Diversity and Inclusion Program, is…
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Diversity and Inclusion Program
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2018
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (8 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Blindness
Deafness
Other Subjects
Blindness
Deafness
Specialty
Hospitals
Abstract
Blind, deafblind and partially sighted people have different levels of mobility and independence. Some people who are blind, deafblind or partially sighted may have other disabilities that affect the level of help they need. This pamphlet explains how to help people who are blind, deafblind or partially sighted, and provides appropriate actions and words that you can use. Information about the Alliance for Equality of Blind Canadians (AEBC), as well as NSHA's Diversity and Inclusion Program, is also provided.
Responsibility
Prepared by: AEBC Halifax Chapter and NSHA Diversity and Inclusion Program
Pamphlet Number
1828

Brushing and flossing

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Public Health. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2018.
Pamphlet Number
1865
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Brushing your teeth prevents tooth decay by removing the plaque that forms on your teeth each day. Plaque is a thin, hard-to-see layer of germs that covers the teeth and gums. This pamphlet describes when to brush your teeth and when to floss, general brushing and flossing advice, and how to help children brush and floss. The French version of this pamphlet 1879, "Brosse à dents et fil dentaire," is also available.
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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Public Health
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2018
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (2 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Toothbrushing
Other Subjects
Mouth--Care and hygiene
Abstract
Brushing your teeth prevents tooth decay by removing the plaque that forms on your teeth each day. Plaque is a thin, hard-to-see layer of germs that covers the teeth and gums. This pamphlet describes when to brush your teeth and when to floss, general brushing and flossing advice, and how to help children brush and floss. The French version of this pamphlet 1879, "Brosse à dents et fil dentaire," is also available.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Public Health
Pamphlet Number
1865

Calcium channel blockers

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Pharmacy Department. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2018.
Pamphlet Number
0295
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Calcium channel blockers are used to treat chest pain and to control high blood pressure. A list of brand names is given. This pamphlet explains how to take calcium channel blockers, drugs and foods to avoid, warnings, possible side effects, and symptoms that you should mention to your doctor, nurse practitioner, or pharmacist.
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Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Pharmacy Department
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2018
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([4] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Calcium Channel Blockers
Chest Pain
Hypertension
Other Subjects
Calcium--Antagonists
Chest pain
Hypertension
Abstract
Calcium channel blockers are used to treat chest pain and to control high blood pressure. A list of brand names is given. This pamphlet explains how to take calcium channel blockers, drugs and foods to avoid, warnings, possible side effects, and symptoms that you should mention to your doctor, nurse practitioner, or pharmacist.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Pharmacy Department
Pamphlet Number
0295

Capsule endoscopy

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Endoscopy Unit Staff. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2018.
Pamphlet Number
1300
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Capsule endoscopy is an exam of the digestive tract that involves swallowing a capsule containing a camera and light. How to prepare for the test, as well as what to expect during and after the test are reviewed. Common risks of the test are also provided. The French version of this pamphlet 1854, "Endoscopie par capsule", is also available.
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Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Endoscopy Unit Staff
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2018
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (8 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Capsule Endoscopes
Diagnostic Techniques, Digestive System
Postoperative Care
Preoperative Care
Other Subjects
Capsule endoscopy
Digestive organs--Diseases--Diagnosis
Postoperative care
Preoperative care
Specialty
Diagnostic Imaging
Abstract
Capsule endoscopy is an exam of the digestive tract that involves swallowing a capsule containing a camera and light. How to prepare for the test, as well as what to expect during and after the test are reviewed. Common risks of the test are also provided. The French version of this pamphlet 1854, "Endoscopie par capsule", is also available.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Endoscopy Unit Staff, QEII
Pamphlet Number
1300

Frais médicaux pour les patients ou clients de l’extérieur du pays : Région d’Halifax, de la Côte-Est et de la section ouest du comté de Hants

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Communications. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2018.
Pamphlet Number
1688
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Ce dépliant donne un aperçu des frais les plus courants liés aux soins offerts aux patients ou clients de l'extérieur du pays dans un hôpital de la région d'Halifax et de la région ouest du comté de Hants. ; This is a French translation of the English pamphlet, 1687, "Hospital Fees for Out-of-country Patients/Clients: Halifax area and West Hants". This brochure gives an overview of the most common fees associated with your care at any hospital in the Halifax and West Hants area if you are an ou…
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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Communications
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2018
Format
Pamphlet
Language
French
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([6] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Emigrants and Immigrants
Fees and Charges
Medically Uninsured
Other Subjects
Immigrants
Medically uninsured persons
User charges
Specialty
Hospitals
Abstract
Ce dépliant donne un aperçu des frais les plus courants liés aux soins offerts aux patients ou clients de l'extérieur du pays dans un hôpital de la région d'Halifax et de la région ouest du comté de Hants.
This is a French translation of the English pamphlet, 1687, "Hospital Fees for Out-of-country Patients/Clients: Halifax area and West Hants". This brochure gives an overview of the most common fees associated with your care at any hospital in the Halifax and West Hants area if you are an out-of-country patient or client.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Communications
Pamphlet Number
1688

Frais médicaux pour les patients ou clients de l’extérieur du pays : Colchester-East Hants,Cumberland, Pictou

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Communications. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2018.
Pamphlet Number
1686
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Ce dépliant donne un aperçu des frais les plus courants liés aux soins offerts aux patients ou clients de l'extérieur du pays dans un hôpital de la région de Colchester-East Hants, de Cumberland et de Pictou. ; This is a French translation of the English pamphlet, 1685, "Hospital Fees for Out-of-country Patients/Clients: Colchester-East Hants, Cumberland, Pictou". This brochure gives an overview of the most common fees associated with your care at any hospital in the Colchester-East Hants, Cumb…
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Communications
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2018
Format
Pamphlet
Language
French
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([6] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Emigrants and Immigrants
Fees and Charges
Medically Uninsured
Other Subjects
Immigrants
Medically uninsured persons
User charges
Specialty
Hospitals
Abstract
Ce dépliant donne un aperçu des frais les plus courants liés aux soins offerts aux patients ou clients de l'extérieur du pays dans un hôpital de la région de Colchester-East Hants, de Cumberland et de Pictou.
This is a French translation of the English pamphlet, 1685, "Hospital Fees for Out-of-country Patients/Clients: Colchester-East Hants, Cumberland, Pictou". This brochure gives an overview of the most common fees associated with your care at any hospital in the Colchester-East Hants, Cumberland, or Pictou area if you are an out-of-country patient or client.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Communications
Pamphlet Number
1686

Frais médicaux pour les patients ou clients de l’extérieur du pays : Vallée de l’Annapolis, Rive-Sud, Sud-Ouest

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Communications. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2018.
Pamphlet Number
1682
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Ce dépliant donne un aperçu des frais les plus courants liés aux soins offerts aux patients ou clients de l'extérieur du pays dans un hôpital de la région de la Vallée de l'Annapolis, de la Rive-Sud ou du Sud-Ouest. ; This is a French translation of the English pamphlet, 1681, "Hospital Fees for Out-of-country Patients/Clients: Annapolis Valley, South Shore, South West". This brochure gives an overview of the most common fees associated with your care at any hospital in the Annapolis Valley, So…
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Communications
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2018
Format
Pamphlet
Language
French
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([6] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Emigrants and Immigrants
Fees and Charges
Medically Uninsured
Other Subjects
Immigrants
Medically uninsured persons
User charges
Specialty
Hospitals
Abstract
Ce dépliant donne un aperçu des frais les plus courants liés aux soins offerts aux patients ou clients de l'extérieur du pays dans un hôpital de la région de la Vallée de l'Annapolis, de la Rive-Sud ou du Sud-Ouest.
This is a French translation of the English pamphlet, 1681, "Hospital Fees for Out-of-country Patients/Clients: Annapolis Valley, South Shore, South West". This brochure gives an overview of the most common fees associated with your care at any hospital in the Annapolis Valley, South Shore, or South West area if you are an out-of-country patient or client.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Communications
Pamphlet Number
1682

Frais médicaux pour les patients ou clients de l’extérieur du pays : Cap-Breton, Guysborough, Antigonish

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Communications. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2018.
Pamphlet Number
1684
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Ce dépliant donne un aperçu des frais les plus courants liés aux soins offerts aux patients ou clients de l'extérieur du pays dans un hôpital de la région du Cap-Breton, de Gusyborough ou d'Antigonish. ; This is a French translation of the English pamphlet, 1683, "Hospital Fees for Out-of-country Patients/Clients: Cape Breton, Guysborough, Antigonish". This brochure gives an overview of the most common fees associated with your care at any hospital in the Cape Breton, Guysborough, or Antigonish…
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Communications
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2018
Format
Pamphlet
Language
French
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([6] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Emigrants and Immigrants
Fees and Charges
Medically Uninsured
Other Subjects
Immigrants
Medically uninsured persons
User charges
Specialty
Hospitals
Abstract
Ce dépliant donne un aperçu des frais les plus courants liés aux soins offerts aux patients ou clients de l'extérieur du pays dans un hôpital de la région du Cap-Breton, de Gusyborough ou d'Antigonish.
This is a French translation of the English pamphlet, 1683, "Hospital Fees for Out-of-country Patients/Clients: Cape Breton, Guysborough, Antigonish". This brochure gives an overview of the most common fees associated with your care at any hospital in the Cape Breton, Guysborough, or Antigonish area if you are an out-of-country patient or client.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Communications
Pamphlet Number
1684

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