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Welcome to 8.2

http://libcat.nshealth.ca/permalink/chpams35174
Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Unit 8.2. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2017.
Pamphlet Number
1297
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8.2 is a 37-bed Medical Teaching Unit for patients with many kinds of medical conditions. Pamphlet topics include: your healthcare team, visiting, meal times, phone calls, parking, accomodations for family, personal belongings, services while you are in the hospital, medication safety, infection control, and follow-up instructions.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Unit 8.2
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2017
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (18 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Hospital Units
Patient Care Team
Other Subjects
Hospital wards
Abstract
8.2 is a 37-bed Medical Teaching Unit for patients with many kinds of medical conditions. Pamphlet topics include: your healthcare team, visiting, meal times, phone calls, parking, accomodations for family, personal belongings, services while you are in the hospital, medication safety, infection control, and follow-up instructions.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Unit 8.2, QEII
Pamphlet Number
1297

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

Addiction community-based services : Central Zone (Halifax, Eastern Shore, and West Hants)

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Mental Health and Addictions (Halifax, Eastern Shore and West Hants). Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2017.
Pamphlet Number
1753
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Addiction community-based services are available for people who are having problems with reducing or stopping their use of alcohol, tobacco, drugs and/or gambling, and their families. This pamphlet describes the community- based services that are available, including individual treatment, group treatment, skill based workshops and two week treatment programs. Womens' only programming for people who identify as women is also available. Information on how to access the programs and other communit…
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Mental Health and Addictions (Halifax, Eastern Shore and West Hants)
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)
Behavior, Addictive - therapy
Community health services
Other Subjects
Behavior therapy
Community health services
Compulsive behavior
Specialty
Psychiatry
Abstract
Addiction community-based services are available for people who are having problems with reducing or stopping their use of alcohol, tobacco, drugs and/or gambling, and their families. This pamphlet describes the community- based services that are available, including individual treatment, group treatment, skill based workshops and two week treatment programs. Womens' only programming for people who identify as women is also available. Information on how to access the programs and other community-based services is provided.
Responsibility
Mental Health and Addictions Program
Pamphlet Number
1753

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

Arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy (ARVC) : Inherited Heart Disease Clinic

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Inherited Heart Disease Clinic. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2017.
Pamphlet Number
0630
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‘Arrhythmogenic’ refers to any heart rhythm disease that changes the normal electrical current of your heartbeat and causes it to become irregular. ‘Cardiomyopathy’ is a disease that causes the heart muscle to slowly be replaced by scar tissue and fatty tissue. Both of these are present in ARVC. The pamphlet gives the most common cause (inherited) of ARVC, symptoms, diagnostic procedures, and treatment (medications, a pacemaker, sometimes an internal defibrillator, and rarely a heart transplant…
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Inherited Heart Disease Clinic
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2017
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([6] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Cardiomyopathy
Cardiovascular disorders
Other Subjects
Heart--Abnormalities--Patients
Heart--Diseases
Specialty
Cardiovascular system
Abstract
‘Arrhythmogenic’ refers to any heart rhythm disease that changes the normal electrical current of your heartbeat and causes it to become irregular. ‘Cardiomyopathy’ is a disease that causes the heart muscle to slowly be replaced by scar tissue and fatty tissue. Both of these are present in ARVC. The pamphlet gives the most common cause (inherited) of ARVC, symptoms, diagnostic procedures, and treatment (medications, a pacemaker, sometimes an internal defibrillator, and rarely a heart transplant). Websites for further information are also noted.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Inherited Heart Disease Clinic, QEII, Halifax
Pamphlet Number
0630

Botox injection

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Eye Care Centre. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2017.
Pamphlet Number
0282
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Botox injections may be used to treat rapid eye blinking or facial muscle spasms. Botox blocks the chemicals that are causing the spasms and they go away. Botox is not a cure but gives temporary relief from symptoms. This pamphlet describes getting ready for the injection, treatment and side effects.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Eye Care Centre
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2017
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([4] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Blepharospasm - drug therapy
Eye movements
Injections
Other Subjects
Botulinum toxin
Eyelids--Diseases
Specialty
Ophthalmology
Abstract
Botox injections may be used to treat rapid eye blinking or facial muscle spasms. Botox blocks the chemicals that are causing the spasms and they go away. Botox is not a cure but gives temporary relief from symptoms. This pamphlet describes getting ready for the injection, treatment and side effects.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Eye Care Centre
Pamphlet Number
0282

Care after your plastic surgery procedure

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Minor Procedures. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2017.
Pamphlet Number
1680
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Care instructions are provided for hand surgery, suture (stitch) line care, and for a suture line with Steri-Strips®. Possible problems you may encounter and specific instructions are provided. A space to record your follow-up plan is given on the back cover of the pamphlet along with contact information.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Minor Procedures
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2017
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([4] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Surgery, Plastic
Other Subjects
Surgery, Plastic
Abstract
Care instructions are provided for hand surgery, suture (stitch) line care, and for a suture line with Steri-Strips®. Possible problems you may encounter and specific instructions are provided. A space to record your follow-up plan is given on the back cover of the pamphlet along with contact information.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Minor Procedures, QEII, Halifax
Pamphlet Number
1680

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 , 2017.
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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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Communications
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2017
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
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: NSHA 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 , 2017.
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,Cumbe…
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Communications
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2017
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
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: NSHA Communications
Pamphlet Number
1686

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

http://libcat.nshealth.ca/permalink/chpams35715
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Communications. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2017.
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…
Available Online
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Communications
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2017
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
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: NSHA Communications
Pamphlet Number
1682

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