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Preparing for a loved one’s death : Aberdeen Hospital Palliative Care Unit

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Aberdeen Hospital Palliative Care Staff. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2018.
Pamphlet Number
1846
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This pamphlet explains what is involved in preparing for a loved one's death. Steps in the dying process are listed, including mental and physical changes. Information about planning for the death and what to do when death happens, either in the hospital or at home, is provided.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Aberdeen Hospital Palliative Care Staff
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2018
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (13 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Death and dying
Subjects (LCSH)
Death
Specialty
Palliative Care
Abstract
This pamphlet explains what is involved in preparing for a loved one's death. Steps in the dying process are listed, including mental and physical changes. Information about planning for the death and what to do when death happens, either in the hospital or at home, is provided.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Aberdeen Hospital Palliative Care Staff
We wish to acknowledge: Lunenburg & Queens Palliative Care Program and Aberdeen Palliative Care Society
Pamphlet Number
1846
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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Emergency Services. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2021.
Pamphlet Number
0119
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The abdomen is the area from the bottom of your rib cage to your pelvic (hip) bones. Abdominal pain can be caused by many things, including: indigestion, constipation (not being able to poop), gas, infection (either bacterial or viral), food poisoning, ulcers, appendicitis, gallbladder or liver disease, kidney stones, bladder infections, menstrual pain, and muscle spasms (muscle movements you cannot control). Most abdominal pain goes away without treatment. This pamphlet gives instructions for …
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Emergency Services
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2021
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([2] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (LCSH)
Abdominal pain
Specialty
Emergency
Abstract
The abdomen is the area from the bottom of your rib cage to your pelvic (hip) bones. Abdominal pain can be caused by many things, including: indigestion, constipation (not being able to poop), gas, infection (either bacterial or viral), food poisoning, ulcers, appendicitis, gallbladder or liver disease, kidney stones, bladder infections, menstrual pain, and muscle spasms (muscle movements you cannot control). Most abdominal pain goes away without treatment. This pamphlet gives instructions for when your exam and test results suggest there is nothing seriously wrong or life-threatening. Follow-up instructions and symptoms that need immediate medical attention are given.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Emergency Services
Pamphlet Number
0119
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