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Welcome to 8.2

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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

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

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

Information for patients receiving radiation therapy : total marrow irradiation (TMI)

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Department of Radiation Oncology. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2017.
Pamphlet Number
1670
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Certain blood cancers and blood disorders are treated with a stem cell transplant (this used to be called a bone marrow transplant). Total Marrow Irradiation (TMI), like chemotherapy, is given to get your body ready for the stem cells. Topics include: what will happen when you come for treatment planning, how long treatments take, what will happen during treatments, possible side effects, supportive care, and a list of questions to ask your treatment team.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Department of Radiation Oncology
Alternate Title
TMI
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)
Bone marrow transplantation
Leukemia - radiotherapy
Lymphoma - radiotherapy
Multiple Myeloma - radiotherapy
Other Subjects
Bone marrow--Transplantation
Leukemia
Lymphomas
Multiple Myeloma
Abstract
Certain blood cancers and blood disorders are treated with a stem cell transplant (this used to be called a bone marrow transplant). Total Marrow Irradiation (TMI), like chemotherapy, is given to get your body ready for the stem cells. Topics include: what will happen when you come for treatment planning, how long treatments take, what will happen during treatments, possible side effects, supportive care, and a list of questions to ask your treatment team.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Department of Radiation Oncology
Pamphlet Number
1670

Bievenue au QEII

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. Communications. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2017.
Pamphlet Number
1126
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Cette brochure a été préparée dans le but d'aider les patients et leurs familles à se préparer en vue d'un séjour au QEII. Elle contient une vaste gamme de renseignements utiles, y compris les nombreux services offerts aux patients et aux familles. ; This pamphlet was prepared to help patients and their families prepare for a stay at the QEII. A wide variety of useful information is provided including amenities and services for patients and families. This pamphlet is a French translation of “We…
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. Communications
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2017
Format
Pamphlet
Language
French
Physical Description
1 electronic document (10 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Hospitals
Other Subjects
Hospitals
Specialty
Hospitals
Abstract
Cette brochure a été préparée dans le but d'aider les patients et leurs familles à se préparer en vue d'un séjour au QEII. Elle contient une vaste gamme de renseignements utiles, y compris les nombreux services offerts aux patients et aux familles.
This pamphlet was prepared to help patients and their families prepare for a stay at the QEII. A wide variety of useful information is provided including amenities and services for patients and families. This pamphlet is a French translation of “Welcome to the QEII” pamphlet 0603.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Communications
Pamphlet Number
1126

Writing to your donor family

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Multi-Organ Transplant Program. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2017.
Pamphlet Number
1212
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Choosing to write to your donor family is a personal decision. This pamphlet outlines some information to guide you if you decide you would like to write to your donor family. Mailing instructions are provided.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Multi-Organ Transplant Program
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)
Tissue Donors
Transplants
Other Subjects
Organ donors
Transplantation of organs, tissues, etc
Abstract
Choosing to write to your donor family is a personal decision. This pamphlet outlines some information to guide you if you decide you would like to write to your donor family. Mailing instructions are provided.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Multi-Organ Transplant Program, NSHA
Pamphlet Number
1212

Spiritual care : Colchester East Hants Health Centre

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Colchester East Hants Health Centre. Spiritual Care. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2017.
Pamphlet Number
1697
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Colchester East Hants Health Centre (CEHHC) provides access to spiritual guidance for patients and family members requesting such services. What you can expect from this service as well as situations staff can help you with are outlined. The location of the prayer room is given. Contact information is provided.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Colchester East Hants Health Centre. Spiritual Care
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)
Chaplaincy Service, Hospital
Pastoral Care
Other Subjects
Chaplains, Hospital
Pastoral care
Abstract
Colchester East Hants Health Centre (CEHHC) provides access to spiritual guidance for patients and family members requesting such services. What you can expect from this service as well as situations staff can help you with are outlined. The location of the prayer room is given. Contact information is provided.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Spiritual Care, CEHHC
Pamphlet Number
1697

Corrective jaw surgery (orthognathic surgery) : Dartmouth General Hospital

http://libcat.nshealth.ca/permalink/chpams35253
Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2017.
Pamphlet Number
1351
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Corrective jaw surgery corrects jaw deformities.The correction of these deformities is needed to prevent damage to your jaw joints, teeth, and associated muscles. Corrective jaw surgery is also used to treat obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). This pamphlet will help you learn what you can expect if you are having corrective jaw surgery. Topics include: what to expect the day of and right after your surgery, what to expect at home, a discharge checklist, and questions or concerns you might have at h…
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Editor
Adapted for use by Oral Surgery staff, Dartmouth General Hospital
Alternate Title
Corrective jaw surgery orthognathic surgery : DGH
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2017
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (12 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Jaw - surgery
Orthognathic Surgical Procedures
Other Subjects
Jaws--Surgery
Abstract
Corrective jaw surgery corrects jaw deformities.The correction of these deformities is needed to prevent damage to your jaw joints, teeth, and associated muscles. Corrective jaw surgery is also used to treat obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). This pamphlet will help you learn what you can expect if you are having corrective jaw surgery. Topics include: what to expect the day of and right after your surgery, what to expect at home, a discharge checklist, and questions or concerns you might have at home.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, QEII, Halifax
Pamphlet Number
1351

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