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Acute hemodialysis

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Nephrology Services. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2017.
Pamphlet Number
1151
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Dialysis is a life-saving treatment which takes away waste and extra water from the blood. This pamphlet discusses why your kidneys are important and how you will feel if waste products build up in your blood. It defines acute kidney failure, dialysis, and hemodialysis. It discusses how long, and how often the treatment is needed and the special catheters needed for the treatment. Challenges for those living with kidney disease, resources available, as well as instructions for follow-up care ar…
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Nephrology 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)
Renal Dialysis
Acute Kidney Injury
Kidney Diseases - therapy
Subjects (LCSH)
Hemodialysis
Acute renal failure
Abstract
Dialysis is a life-saving treatment which takes away waste and extra water from the blood. This pamphlet discusses why your kidneys are important and how you will feel if waste products build up in your blood. It defines acute kidney failure, dialysis, and hemodialysis. It discusses how long, and how often the treatment is needed and the special catheters needed for the treatment. Challenges for those living with kidney disease, resources available, as well as instructions for follow-up care are given.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Nephrology Services
Pamphlet Number
1151
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Transition Support Workers (TSW)

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IWK. Youth Forensic Assessment and Rehabilitation Team, IWK. Acute Inpatient Unit (The Garron Centre), IWK. Intensive Community Based Treatment Team, IWK. Psychology, IWK. Social Work Team. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2017.
Pamphlet Number
PL-1002
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A Transition Support Worker (TSW) will be working with you during your child's stay at Children's Intensive Services (CIS). Their job is to help link our program to your home.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Youth Forensic Assessment and Rehabilitation Team
IWK. Acute Inpatient Unit (The Garron Centre)
IWK. Intensive Community Based Treatment Team
IWK. Psychology
IWK. Social Work Team
Alternate Title
Patient / Family Guide
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2017
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Adolescent Psychiatry
Allied Health Personnel
Hospitalization
Mental Health Services
Professional-Patient Relations
Subjects (LCSH)
Adolescent psychiatry
Allied health personnel
Hospital patients--Care
Mental health services
Abstract
A Transition Support Worker (TSW) will be working with you during your child's stay at Children's Intensive Services (CIS). Their job is to help link our program to your home.
Responsibility
IWK Youth Forensic Assessment and Rehabilitation Team, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-1002
Zone
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