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Blood components, products, and alternatives

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams35223
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Perioperative Blood Management Program. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2021.
Pamphlet Number
1202
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A blood transfusion is when you receive donated blood. If you have had blood loss from trauma or surgery, or because of certain medical problems, you may need a blood transfusion. This pamphlet explains the blood components (parts), products, and alternatives that you may receive as part of a blood transfusion. A description, how it is given, benefits, and possible side effects of each product are given.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Perioperative Blood Management Program
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2021
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (18 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Blood Transfusion
Blood
Plasma
Subjects (LCSH)
Blood--Transfusion
Blood products
Specialty
Hematology
Abstract
A blood transfusion is when you receive donated blood. If you have had blood loss from trauma or surgery, or because of certain medical problems, you may need a blood transfusion. This pamphlet explains the blood components (parts), products, and alternatives that you may receive as part of a blood transfusion. A description, how it is given, benefits, and possible side effects of each product are given.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Perioperative Blood Management Program
Pamphlet Number
1202
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Canadian health information : a legal and risk management guide

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[by] Lorne Elkin Rozovsky and Fay Adrienne Rozovsky. (2nd ed.) --Toronto, ON: Butterworths , 1992.
Call Number
WX 173 R696 1992
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Call Number
WX 173 R696 1992
Author
Rozovsky, Lorne Elkin
Other Authors
Rozovsky, Fay Adrienne
Responsibility
[by] Lorne Elkin Rozovsky and Fay Adrienne Rozovsky
Edition
2nd ed.
Place of Publication
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Butterworths
Date of Publication
1992
Physical Description
194 p. : forms.
ISBN
409906182
Subjects (MeSH)
Medical Records - legislation & jurisprudence
Confidentiality
Documentation
Canada
Notes
Previously published under title: The Canadian law of patient records.
Donated by: Dr. Barnard, Pediatrics. 1996.
Format
Book
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Copies
1
Loan Period
2 weeks
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Crossing the bridge : from research to child health policy

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[by] I.B. Pless ; assisted by C.E. Pless. --[Montréal, PQ?]: [McGill University] , [1995?].
Call Number
WA 320 DC2 P726
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Call Number
WA 320 DC2 P726
Author
Pless, I.B.
Responsibility
[by] I.B. Pless ; assisted by C.E. Pless
Place of Publication
[Montréal, PQ?]
Publisher
[McGill University]
Date of Publication
[1995?]
Physical Description
143 p.
Subjects (MeSH)
Child Welfare
Health Policy
Research
Canada
Notes
Donated by: Dr. Goldbloom, Pediatrics. 1995.
Format
Book
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Copies
1
Loan Period
2 weeks
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Diabetes [videorecording] : your personal reference video

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medical consultant: Mayer B. Davidson. --Toronto, ON: Hume Medical Information Services, Inc. , 1993.
Call Number
WK 810 D18 1993 VIDEO
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Call Number
WK 810 D18 1993 VIDEO
Corporate Author
Hume Medical Information Services Inc.
Responsibility
medical consultant: Mayer B. Davidson
Place of Publication
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Hume Medical Information Services, Inc.
Date of Publication
1993
Physical Description
1 VHS videocassette (30 min.) : col. + 1 reference book (128p.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Diabetes Mellitus - etiology
Diabetes Mellitus - therapy
Diabetes Mellitus - prevention & control
Diabetic Diet
Notes
Approved by: The International Advisory Board for Health Education.
Consumer health information.
Donated by: Dr. Goldbloom, Pediatrics. 1995. [HUMED patient education series]
Format
Video
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Copies
1
Loan Period
In library use
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Don d’organes et de tissus

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Nova Scotia Health. Legacy of Life Organ Donation Program. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2021.
Pamphlet Number
2218
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Le don d’organes et de tissus peut améliorer ou sauver la vie de nombreuses personnes. Un seul donneur d’organe peut sauver jusqu’à huit vies, et une personne faisant un don oculaire et de tissus peut améliorer la vie de 75 personnes. Aspects abordés : personnes pouvant faire un don, processus d’inscription, que se passe-t-il si vous ne vous inscrivez pas et qui peut accéder à votre décision. Les organes et les tissus pouvant être donnés sont indiqués dans le dépliant. Les responsables du progr…
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health. Legacy of Life Organ Donation Program
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2021
Format
Pamphlet
Language
French
Physical Description
1 electronic document (8 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Organ transplantation
Tissue and Organ Procurement
Subjects (LCSH)
Donation of organs, tissues, etc.
Specialty
Hospitals
Abstract
Le don d’organes et de tissus peut améliorer ou sauver la vie de nombreuses personnes. Un seul donneur d’organe peut sauver jusqu’à huit vies, et une personne faisant un don oculaire et de tissus peut améliorer la vie de 75 personnes. Aspects abordés : personnes pouvant faire un don, processus d’inscription, que se passe-t-il si vous ne vous inscrivez pas et qui peut accéder à votre décision. Les organes et les tissus pouvant être donnés sont indiqués dans le dépliant. Les responsables du programme de don d’organes Legacy of Life peuvent fournir plus d’informations.
This is a French translation of the English pamphlet 0470, "Organ and Tissue Donation". Organ and tissue donation can improve or save the lives of many people. A single organ donor can save up to 8 lives. Eye and tissue donors can improve the lives of up to 75 people. Topics include: who can donate, how to register, what happens if you do not register, and who can access your decision. Organs and tissues that can be donated are listed in the pamphlet. The Legacy of Life Organ Donation Program can provide more information.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Legacy of Life Organ Donation Program
Pamphlet Number
2218
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Guide to clinical preventive services : report of the U.S. Preventive Services Task

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United States Preventive Services Task Force. (2nd ed.) --Baltimore, MD: Williams & Wilkins , 1996.
Call Number
WA 108 AA1 U84 1996
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Call Number
WA 108 AA1 U84 1996
Corporate Author
United States Preventive Services Task Force
Edition
2nd ed.
Place of Publication
Baltimore, MD
Publisher
Williams & Wilkins
Date of Publication
1996
Physical Description
953 p. : ill.
ISBN
683002376
Subjects (MeSH)
Preventive Medicine
Health Promotion
Health Promotion - methods
Preventive Health Services
Primary Prevention - standards
United States
Notes
Donated by: Dr. Goldbloom, Pediatrics, 1996.
Format
Book
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Copies
1
Loan Period
2 weeks
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Haemostasis and thrombosis

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edited by Arthur L. Bloom and Duncan P. Thomas. --Edinburgh ; New York: Churchill Livingstone , 1981.
Call Number
WH 310 H13 1981
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Call Number
WH 310 H13 1981
Author
Bloom, Arthur L.
Responsibility
edited by Arthur L. Bloom and Duncan P. Thomas
Place of Publication
Edinburgh ; New York
Publisher
Churchill Livingstone
Date of Publication
1981
Physical Description
868 p. : ill.
ISBN
443019916
Subjects (MeSH)
Hemostasis
Thrombosis
Notes
Donated by: Dr. Barnard, Pediatrics. 1997.
Format
Book
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Copies
1
Loan Period
2 weeks
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Health care : innovation, impact and challenge

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edited by S. Mathwin Davis. --Kingston, ON: Queens University , 1992.
Call Number
W 84 DC2 H43 1992
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Call Number
W 84 DC2 H43 1992
Author
Davis, S. Mathwin
Corporate Author
Queens University. School of Policy Studies/School of Public Administration
Responsibility
edited by S. Mathwin Davis
Place of Publication
Kingston, ON
Publisher
Queens University
Date of Publication
1992
Physical Description
198 p.
ISBN
889116393
Subjects (MeSH)
Delivery of Health Care
Health Care Costs
Public Health
Economics, Medical
Health Policy
Health Planning
Canada
Notes
"Papers presented at a conference held at Queens University in June 1992".
Donated by: Dr. Barnard, Pediatrics. 1996.
Format
Book
Publication Type
Congress
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Copies
1
Loan Period
2 weeks
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Iceland : small world

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat53620
Sigurjonsson, Sigurgeir. --Reykjavik, Iceland: Porfolio , 2014.
Call Number
DL 315 S43 2014
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Call Number
DL 315 S43 2014
Author
Sigurjonsson, Sigurgeir
Place of Publication
Reykjavik, Iceland
Publisher
Porfolio
Date of Publication
2014
Physical Description
119 p.
ISBN
9.79E+12
Subjects (MeSH)
Iceland
Landscape photography - Iceland
Notes
Donated by the Icelandic Association of Healthcare Secretaries, October 14, 2016.
Format
Book
Publication Type
Pictorial Work
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Copies
1
Loan Period
2 weeks
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Indoor air quality : levels 0-3, IWK component, IWK-Grace Health Centre

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OCL Services Ltd. --Dartmouth, NS: OCL Services, Ltd. , 1996.
Call Number
WX 26.5 I62 1996
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Call Number
WX 26.5 I62 1996
Corporate Author
OCL Services Ltd.
Other Authors
Izaak Walton Killam-Grace Health Centre for Children, Women & Families
Place of Publication
Dartmouth, NS
Publisher
OCL Services, Ltd.
Date of Publication
1996
Physical Description
46 p.
Subjects (MeSH)
Air Pollution, Indoor
Environmental Monitoring
Hospitals, Pediatric
Hospitals, Maternity
Maternal-Child Health Centers
Occupational Exposure
Nova Scotia
Notes
Donated by: Art McLaughlin, Physical Facilities and Engineering. 1996.
Format
Book
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Copies
1
Loan Period
2 weeks
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Moving forward on quality health services : systems alignment

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Canadian Home Care Association. --Ottawa, ON: Canadian Home Care Association | Health Canada | Canadian Council on Health Services Accreditation | Canadian Council of Health Services Executives , 1995.
Call Number
W 84 DC2 M59 1995
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Call Number
W 84 DC2 M59 1995
Corporate Author
Canadian Home Care Association
Other Authors
Moving Forward on Quality Health Services (Feb 9-10, 1995 : Ottawa, ON)
Other Authors
Health Canada
Canadian Council on Health Service Accreditation
Canadian College of Health Services Executives
Place of Publication
Ottawa, ON
Publisher
Canadian Home Care Association
Health Canada
Canadian Council on Health Services Accreditation
Canadian Council of Health Services Executives
Date of Publication
1995
Physical Description
96 p.
Subjects (MeSH)
Quality of Health Care
Quality Assurance, Health Care
Health Care Reform
Multi-Institutional Systems
Canada
Notes
Donated by: Dr. Barnard, Pediatrics. 1995.
Format
Book
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Copies
1
Loan Period
2 weeks
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Organ and tissue donation

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams34684
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Legacy of Life Organ Donation Program. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2021.
Pamphlet Number
0470
Available Online
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Organ and tissue donation can improve or save the lives of many people. A single organ donor can save up to 8 lives. Eye and tissue donors can improve the lives of up to 75 people. Topics include: who can donate, how to register, what happens if you do not register, and who can access your decision. Organs and tissues that can be donated are listed in the pamphlet. The Legacy of Life Organ Donation Program can provide more information. ; The French version of this pamphlet 2218, "Don d’organes …
Available Online
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Legacy of Life Organ Donation Program
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2021
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (8 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Organ transplantation
Tissue and Organ Procurement
Subjects (LCSH)
Donation of organs, tissues, etc.
Specialty
Hospitals
Abstract
Organ and tissue donation can improve or save the lives of many people. A single organ donor can save up to 8 lives. Eye and tissue donors can improve the lives of up to 75 people. Topics include: who can donate, how to register, what happens if you do not register, and who can access your decision. Organs and tissues that can be donated are listed in the pamphlet. The Legacy of Life Organ Donation Program can provide more information.
The French version of this pamphlet 2218, "Don d’organes et de tissus", is also available.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Legacy of Life Organ Donation Program
Pamphlet Number
0470
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Pediatrics : a primary care approach

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat54174
[by[ Carol D. Berkowitz. --Philadelphia, PA: W.B. Saunders , 1996.
Call Number
WS 100 B513 1996
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Call Number
WS 100 B513 1996
Author
Berkowitz, Carol D.
Responsibility
[by[ Carol D. Berkowitz
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
W.B. Saunders
Date of Publication
1996
Physical Description
505 p. : ill.
Series Title
Saunders text and review series
ISBN
721656234
Subjects (MeSH)
Pediatrics
Primary Health Care
Child
Notes
Donated by: Dr. Ste Marie, Pediatrics. 1996.
Format
Book
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Copies
1
Loan Period
2 weeks
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Physical signs of child abuse : a colour atlas

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[by] Christopher J. Hobbs and Jane M. Wynne. --London, England: W.B. Saunders , 1966.
Call Number
WA 320 H74 1996
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Call Number
WA 320 H74 1996
Author
Hobbs, Christopher J.
Other Authors
Wynne, Jane M.
Responsibility
[by] Christopher J. Hobbs and Jane M. Wynne
Place of Publication
London, England
Publisher
W.B. Saunders
Date of Publication
1966
Physical Description
245 p. : ill.
ISBN
702017787
Subjects (MeSH)
Child Abuse
Child Abuse, Sexual
Incest
Notes
Donated by: Dr. John Anderson, Pediatrics. 1996.
Format
Book
Publication Type
Atlas
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Copies
1
Loan Period
2 weeks
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Rh Program of Nova Scotia, The : annual report

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Rh Program of Nova Scotia. --[Halifax, NS]: Rh Program of Nova Scotia , [1994].
Call Number
WH 425 R64 1994
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Call Number
WH 425 R64 1994
Corporate Author
Rh Program of Nova Scotia
Place of Publication
[Halifax, NS]
Publisher
Rh Program of Nova Scotia
Date of Publication
[1994]
Physical Description
31 p.
Subjects (MeSH)
Rh-Hr Blood-Group System
Rho(d) Immune Globulin
Rh Isoimmunization
Pregnancy
Nova Scotia
Notes
Donated by: Dr. Barnard, Pediatrics. 1996.
Format
Book
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Copies
1
Loan Period
In library use
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Stapling techniques general surgery : with Auto Suture instruments

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United States Surgical Corporation. Education Department. (3rd ed.) --Norwalk, CT: United States Surgical Corporation , 1988.
Call Number
WO 162 S71 1988
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Call Number
WO 162 S71 1988
Corporate Author
United States Surgical Corporation. Education Department
Edition
3rd ed.
Place of Publication
Norwalk, CT
Publisher
United States Surgical Corporation
Date of Publication
1988
Physical Description
251 p. : ill.
Subjects (MeSH)
Surgery, Operative
Surgical Stapling - methods
Surgical Staplers - utilization
Notes
Donated by: Dr. Rees, Neonatology. 1994.
Format
Book
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Copies
1
Loan Period
2 weeks
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A study of the impact of managerial practices and organizational processes on effectiveness of hospital units

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by Janet Knox. --[Halifax, NS]: [Saint Mary's University] , 1996.
Call Number
WX 200 K54 1996
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Call Number
WX 200 K54 1996
Author
Knox, Janet
Corporate Author
Saint Mary's University
Responsibility
by Janet Knox
Place of Publication
[Halifax, NS]
Publisher
[Saint Mary's University]
Date of Publication
1996
Physical Description
45 p.
Subjects (MeSH)
Organizational Innovation
Leadership
Hospitals - organization & administration
Organizational Culture
Hospital Administrators
Notes
Thesis (M.B.A.) - Saint Mary's University, Halifax, 1996.
Donated by: Janet Knox, Nursing. 1996.
Format
Book
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Copies
1
Loan Period
2 weeks
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Touch in labor and infancy : clinical implications

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Canada. Johnson & Johnson Inc. --Montréal, PQ: Johnson & Johnson Inc. , 1995.
Call Number
WB 537 T59 1995
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Call Number
WB 537 T59 1995
Corporate Author
Canada. Johnson & Johnson Inc.
Place of Publication
Montréal, PQ
Publisher
Johnson & Johnson Inc.
Date of Publication
1995
Physical Description
44 p. : ill., ports.
Subjects (MeSH)
Touch
Massage
Massage - methods
Infant Care
Labor
Pregnancy
Notes
Donated by: Sue Daniels, RCP. 1997.
On cover: A Current guide for the healthcare professional.
Format
Book
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Copies
1
Loan Period
2 weeks
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Waiting for your liver transplant

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Multi-Organ Transplant Program. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2022.
Pamphlet Number
0601
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This pamphlet explains what to expect while waiting for your liver transplant. Topics include your transplant assessment, team support, planning for costs, common tests, assessment results, waiting period, and research. Information about getting ready for the day a liver is donated, getting "the call", and what to expect before, during, and after surgery is provided. Possible long-term complications are listed.
Available Online
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Multi-Organ Transplant Program
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2022
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (15 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Liver Transplantation
Subjects (LCSH)
Liver--Transplantation
Specialty
Digestive System
Abstract
This pamphlet explains what to expect while waiting for your liver transplant. Topics include your transplant assessment, team support, planning for costs, common tests, assessment results, waiting period, and research. Information about getting ready for the day a liver is donated, getting "the call", and what to expect before, during, and after surgery is provided. Possible long-term complications are listed.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Multi-Organ Transplant Program, QEII
Pamphlet Number
0601
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