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Addiction services in hospitals : guidelines

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D.F. Moffatt, chairman. --Ottawa, ON: Health and Welfare Canada , 1981-1987.
Call Number
WX 200 DC2 G95
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Call Number
WX 200 DC2 G95
Author
Moffatt, D.F.
Corporate Author
Health and Welfare Canada
Responsibility
D.F. Moffatt, chairman
Alternate Title
Adult psychiatric services provided by general hospitals
Burn unit
Cardiovascular services in hospitals
Child and adolescent psychiatric services provided by general hospitals
Child and adolescent services in general hospitals
Computed tomography
Day surgery unit
Diabetic day care unit
Diagnostic ultrasound in facilities in hospitals
Emergency units in hospitals
Geriatric units in hospitals, geriatric day hospitals
Hospital day medicine unit
Intensive care unit
Nuclear medicine units in hospitals
Organ and tissue donation services in hospitals
Palliative care services in hospitals
Patient hostel unit
Pulmonary function laboratories
Respiratory therapy service
Place of Publication
Ottawa, ON
Publisher
Health and Welfare Canada
Date of Publication
1981-1987
Physical Description
20 booklets
Series Title
Guidelines for establishing standards for special services in hospitals
ISBN
0662134524
0662113551
0662148274
0662148711
0662114183
0662123719
0662127536
0662124472
0662127501
0662143396
0662127544
066211356X
0662137051
0662114175
0662145860
0662152999
0662127552
no ISBN given
0662124944
0662155343
Subjects (MeSH)
Hospital Units - standards
Hospitals, General - standards
Substance Use Disorders
Behavior, Addictive
Mental Health Services - standards
Psychiatric Department, Hospital - standards
Burn Units - standards
Coronary Care Units - standards
Child Psychiatry
Adolescent Psychiatry
Adolescent Medicine - standards
Pediatrics - standards
Tomography, X-Ray Computed - standards
Diagnostic Services - standards
Day Care - standards
Ambulatory Surgery - standards
Diabetes Mellitus
Ultrasonography - standards
Emergency Medical Services - standards
Geriatrics
Outpatient Clinics, Hospital - standards
Intensive Care Units - standards
Nuclear Medicine Department, Hospital - standards
Organ Procurement - standards
Transplantation - standards
Palliative Treatment - standards
Ambulatory Care Facilities - standards
Ambulatory Care - standards
Lung Volume Measurements - standards
Laboratories - Standards
Respiratory Care Units - standards
Respiratory Therapy Department, Hospital - standards
Canada
Format
Book
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Copies
1 SET (20 BOOKLETS)
Loan Period
2 weeks
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CT Scan in Abdominal Emergency Surgery

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Fausto Catena, Salomone Di Saverio, Luca Ansaloni, Federico Coccolini, Massimo Sartelli, editors. --Cham: Springer , c2018.
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Location
Online
This book focuses on the diagnostic impact of CT scans in severe abdominal trauma and in non-traumatic acute abdomen, the two clinical entities that constitute the main reasons for referrals for this imaging technique from the intensive care unit. The concept behind it is that emergency surgeons and physicians not only need the clinical knowledge to manage the different pathological conditions, but that they must also have a full understanding of diagnostic imaging modalities. To this end, each…
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Other Authors
Catena, Fausto
Di Saverio, Salomone
Ansaloni, Luca
Coccolini, Federico
Sartelli, Massimo
Responsibility
Fausto Catena, Salomone Di Saverio, Luca Ansaloni, Federico Coccolini, Massimo Sartelli, editors
Place of Publication
Cham
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2018
Physical Description
1 online resource (xii, 206 p.) : 164 illus., 18 illus. in color
Series Title
Hot topics in acute care surgery and trauma
ISBN
9783319483474
9783319483467 (print ed.)
9783319483481 (print ed.)
ISSN
2520-8284
Subjects (MeSH)
Abdominal Injuries - diagnostic imaging
Abdominal Injuries - surgery
Emergencies
Tomography, X-Ray Computed
Specialty
Diagnostic Imaging
Emergency Medicine
Gastroenterology
Abstract
This book focuses on the diagnostic impact of CT scans in severe abdominal trauma and in non-traumatic acute abdomen, the two clinical entities that constitute the main reasons for referrals for this imaging technique from the intensive care unit. The concept behind it is that emergency surgeons and physicians not only need the clinical knowledge to manage the different pathological conditions, but that they must also have a full understanding of diagnostic imaging modalities. To this end, each chapter includes a description of a specific acute abdominal disorder. In addition to the clinical presentation and the diagnosis and management guidelines, there is a special focus on imaging studies with clear and concise descriptions, high-quality images and the evolution grading scale to aid interpretation. This easy-to-read book is an ideal source of practical information for acute care surgeons, radiologists and for all the members of the emergency team.
Contents
1. Diagnostic Tools in ACS: CT Scan, Diagnostic Laparoscopy, and Exploratory Laparotomy -- 2. Hepatic Trauma -- 3. CT Imaging of the Injured Spleen -- 4. Computed Tomography in Pancreatic and Duodenal Injuries -- 5. CT Scan in Blunt Gastrointestinal Trauma -- 6. Computed Tomography (CT Scan) in the Management of Genitourinary Trauma -- 7. Acute Cholecystitis -- 8. CT Evaluation of Appendicitis -- 9. Acute Diverticulitis -- 10. Complicated Peptic Ulcer Findings on Abdominal CT Scan -- 11. Computed Tomography Evaluation of Small Bowel Ischemia -- 12. The Role of Computed Tomography in the Acute Presentation of Colorectal Cancer -- 13. Adhesive Small Bowel Obstruction (ASBO): Role of CT Scan in Guiding Choice and Timing for Treatment Options -- 14. Colonic Volvulus -- 15. Computerized Tomography in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Acute Pancreatitis -- 16. AAA and Visceral Aneurysms -- 17. Pelvic Inflammatory Disease.
Format
e-Book
Location
Online
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Options in the management of the open abdomen

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Firas G. Madbak, Dale A. Dangleben, editors. --New York, NY: Springer , c2015.
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Location
Online
Available Online
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Other Authors
Madbak, Firas
Dangleben, Dale A.
Responsibility
Firas G. Madbak, Dale A. Dangleben, editors
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2015
Physical Description
1 online resource (xviii, 82 pages)
ISBN
9781493918270 (electronic bk.)
9781493918263
Subjects (MeSH)
Abdomen - surgery
Abdominal Injuries - surgery
Abdominal Wound Closure Techniques
Intra-Abdominal Hypertension - prevention & control
Wound Closure Techniques - instrumentation
Subjects (LCSH)
Abdomen - Surgery
Contents
1 Historical Perspective -- 2. Damage Control -- 3. Abdominal Compartment Syndrome -- 4. Types of Closure -- 5. The Biologics Explosion Era -- 6. Considerations in Abdominal Wall Reconstruction -- 7. Endoscopic Component Separation for Ventral Hernia Repair -- 8. Complications.
Format
e-Book
Location
Online
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Pre-hospital emergency care services : report of the sub-committee on Special Services in Hospitals, Health Service Directorate, [and] Health Services Promotion Branch

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Health and Welfare Canada. Federal-Provincial Advisory Committee on Institutional and Medical Services. Sub-Committee on Institutional Program Guidelines. --Ottawa, ON: Health and Welfare Canada , 1985.
Call Number
WX 15 F42 1985
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Call Number
WX 15 F42 1985
Corporate Author
Health and Welfare Canada. Federal-Provincial Advisory Committee on Institutional and Medical Services. Sub-Committee on Institutional Program Guidelines
Place of Publication
Ottawa, ON
Publisher
Health and Welfare Canada
Date of Publication
1985
Physical Description
25 p.
Series Title
Guidelines for establishing standard for special services in hospitals
ISBN
662145879
Subjects (MeSH)
Hospitals - standards
Emergency Medical Services - standards
Ambulatory Care - standards
Format
Book
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Copies
1
Loan Period
2 weeks
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Trauma surgery. I, Head, thoracic, abdominal, and vascular injuries

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Hans-Jörg Oestern, Otmar Lorenz Trentz, Selman Uranues, editors. --Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer , c2011.
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Location
Online
All European countries, including those that have recently joined the European Union or are candidates for membership, currently show a clear trend towards an increasing number of accidental injuries. This holds true for a range of injuries, including accidents among the elderly, sports injuries, and trauma due to traffic accidents. The increase in the number of injuries is accompanied by rising expectations among patients, who anticipate good functional results even after serious injuries. Des…
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Author
Oestern, Hans-Jörg
Corporate Author
Union of European Medical Societies.
Other Authors
Trentz, Otmar Lorenz
Uranues, Selman
Responsibility
Hans-Jörg Oestern, Otmar Lorenz Trentz, Selman Uranues, editors
Alternate Title
Head, thoracic, abdominal, and vascular injuries
Place of Publication
Berlin, Heidelberg
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2011
Physical Description
1 online resource (x, 423 p. : 288 illus., 210 illus. in color)
Series Title
European manual of medicine
ISBN
9783540881223
9783540881216 (print ed.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Abdominal Injuries - surgery
Craniocerebral Trauma - surgery
Thoracic Injuries - surgery
Vascular System Injuries - surgery
Subjects (LCSH)
Surgery
Trauma
Abstract
All European countries, including those that have recently joined the European Union or are candidates for membership, currently show a clear trend towards an increasing number of accidental injuries. This holds true for a range of injuries, including accidents among the elderly, sports injuries, and trauma due to traffic accidents. The increase in the number of injuries is accompanied by rising expectations among patients, who anticipate good functional results even after serious injuries. Despite these developments, trauma surgery is not yet established as an independent field in all European countries. Against this background, there is a clear need for a book that covers the state of the art in trauma surgery. This volume, which focuses on head, thoracic, abdominal, and vascular injuries, is intended to help to meet this need. It will also serve to harmonize the practice of trauma surgery within the European Union and to prepare for the UEMS EBSQ trauma surgery.
Contents
Traumatic Brain Injury -- Intensive Care Treatment Options of Elevated Intracranial Presssure Following Severe Traumatic Brain Injury -- Craniofacial Trauma -- Chest Trauma -- Diaphragm -- Esophageal and Gastric Injuries -- Liver -- Splenic Injuries -- Pancreas, Duodenum, Small Bowel -- Colorectal Injuries -- Abdominal Compartment Syndrome, Abdominal Decompression and Temporary Abdominal Closure -- Trauma Laparotomy: Indications, Priorities, and Damage Control -- Laparoscopic Procedures in Trauma Care -- Traumatic Injury of the Urogenital System -- Abdominal Vascular Injuries -- Vascular Injuries of the Neck -- Vascular Injuries of the Lower Extremities -- Vascular Injuries of the Upper Extremities.
Format
e-Book
Location
Online
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Using clinical practice guidelines in ambulatory care

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--Oakbrook Terrace, IL: Joint Commission Resources , 2004.
Call Number
WX 205 U85u 2004
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Call Number
WX 205 U85u 2004
Place of Publication
Oakbrook Terrace, IL
Publisher
Joint Commission Resources
Date of Publication
2004
Physical Description
156 p.
ISBN
0866888659
Subjects (MeSH)
Ambulatory Care - standards
Quality Assurance, Health Care - standards
Format
Book
Publication Type
Practice Guideline
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Loan Period
3 weeks
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