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Activity in the first six weeks after giving birth

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams36298
IWK. Physiotherapy, IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit, IWK. Family and Newborn Unit, IWK. Urogynaecology / General Gynaecology, IWK. Birth Unit. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2017.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0898
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After the hard work of delivery of a baby, many mothers have questions about when they should start to exercises, or return to their usual exercise routine. This guide should help with some of those questions.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Physiotherapy
IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit
IWK. Family and Newborn Unit
IWK. Urogynaecology / General Gynaecology
IWK. Birth Unit
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
Abstract
After the hard work of delivery of a baby, many mothers have questions about when they should start to exercises, or return to their usual exercise routine. This guide should help with some of those questions.
Notes
This pamphlet replaces PL-0245 "Exercise Program after Birth of Your Baby" and PL-0246 "Exercise Program after Caesarean Birth" as of 2015.
Responsibility
IWK Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0898
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Breast Biopsy / Lumpectomy at the IWK Health Centre

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams36351
IWK. Breast Health, IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit, Capital Health, IWK. Reproductive Ambulatory Care, IWK. Women's Health Community Clinics. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2016.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0975
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You and your surgeon have discussed the results of your tests and you are now ready for the next steps in your care. We want you to learn what to expect before, during and after your breast surgery. There are a number of people who will be involved in your care. You and your family are the most important members of the team. Team members are: your surgeon and resident surgeons; nurses in the Breast Health Clinic, Pre-op/ Day Surgery, Operating Room, and Post-Anesthesia Care Unit; the anesthetis…
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Corporate Author
IWK. Breast Health
IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit
Capital Health
IWK. Reproductive Ambulatory Care
IWK. Women's Health Community Clinics
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2016
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Abstract
You and your surgeon have discussed the results of your tests and you are now ready for the next steps in your care. We want you to learn what to expect before, during and after your breast surgery. There are a number of people who will be involved in your care. You and your family are the most important members of the team. Team members are: your surgeon and resident surgeons; nurses in the Breast Health Clinic, Pre-op/ Day Surgery, Operating Room, and Post-Anesthesia Care Unit; the anesthetist, anesthesia assistant, and clerical staff.
Responsibility
IWK Breast Health & Capital Health, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0975
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IWK. Breast Health, IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit, Capital Health, IWK. Reproductive Ambulatory Care, IWK. Women's Health Community Clinics. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2016.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0976
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You and your surgeon have discussed the results of your tests and you are now ready for the next steps in your care. We want you to learn what to expect before, during and after your breast surgery. There are a number of people who will be involved in your care. You and your family are the most important members of the Team. Team members include: your Surgeon and resident surgeons; Nurses in the Breast Health Clinic, Pre-op/ Day Surgery, Operating Room, Post-Anesthesia Care Unit and the Inpatie…
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Corporate Author
IWK. Breast Health
IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit
Capital Health
IWK. Reproductive Ambulatory Care
IWK. Women's Health Community Clinics
Alternate Title
IWK Health Centre Patient and Family Education Guide
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2016
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Abstract
You and your surgeon have discussed the results of your tests and you are now ready for the next steps in your care. We want you to learn what to expect before, during and after your breast surgery. There are a number of people who will be involved in your care. You and your family are the most important members of the Team. Team members include: your Surgeon and resident surgeons; Nurses in the Breast Health Clinic, Pre-op/ Day Surgery, Operating Room, Post-Anesthesia Care Unit and the Inpatient Unit; the anesthetist, anesthesia assistant, clerical and support staff.
Responsibility
IWK Breast Health & Capital Health, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0976
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Can you have a Vaginal Birth after you have had Cesarean Section(s)?

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams36304
IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit, IWK. Reproductive Ambulatory Care, IWK. Perinatal Centre, IWK. Birth Unit, IWK. Prenatal Care Team. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2015.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0902
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Women who have had a baby by cesarean section(c-section)often give birth vaginally in their next pregnancy. The medical literature has shown that a vaginal delivery after cesarean section will safely occur in 60-80% of women who attempt VBAC.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit
IWK. Reproductive Ambulatory Care
IWK. Perinatal Centre
IWK. Birth Unit
IWK. Prenatal Care Team
Alternate Title
(VBAC)
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2015
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Abstract
Women who have had a baby by cesarean section(c-section)often give birth vaginally in their next pregnancy. The medical literature has shown that a vaginal delivery after cesarean section will safely occur in 60-80% of women who attempt VBAC.
Responsibility
IWK Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0902
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Cervical Ripening- Balloon Catheter

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams36301
IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit, IWK. Reproductive Ambulatory Care, IWK. Birth Unit, IWK. Perinatal Centre, IWK. Prenatal Care Team. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2015.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0899
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What is a balloon catheter? A Balloon Catheter is a soft tube. The tip is placed through the opening of your cervix into the lower part of the uterus. A small balloon at the end of the tube is inflated with water.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit
IWK. Reproductive Ambulatory Care
IWK. Birth Unit
IWK. Perinatal Centre
IWK. Prenatal Care Team
Alternate Title
Balloon Catheter
Information for Patients and Families
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2015
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Abstract
What is a balloon catheter? A Balloon Catheter is a soft tube. The tip is placed through the opening of your cervix into the lower part of the uterus. A small balloon at the end of the tube is inflated with water.
Responsibility
IWK Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0899
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Cervical Ripening- Dinoprostone Vaginal Gel (Prostin)

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams36302
IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit, IWK. Reproductive Ambulatory Care, IWK. Birth Unit, IWK. Perinatal Centre, IWK. Prenatal Care Team. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2015.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0900
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What is Prostin®? Prostin is a gel containing the medication Dinoprostone (prostaglandin E2). It is placed in the upper vagina and is active for six hours. It cannot be removed once placed.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit
IWK. Reproductive Ambulatory Care
IWK. Birth Unit
IWK. Perinatal Centre
IWK. Prenatal Care Team
Alternate Title
Dinoprostone Vaginal Gel (Prostin®)
Information for Patients and Families
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2015
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Abstract
What is Prostin®? Prostin is a gel containing the medication Dinoprostone (prostaglandin E2). It is placed in the upper vagina and is active for six hours. It cannot be removed once placed.
Responsibility
IWK Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0900
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Cervical Ripening- Dinoprostone Vaginal Insert (Cervidil®)

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams36303
IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit, IWK. Reproductive Ambulatory Care, IWK. Birth Unit, IWK. Perinatal Centre, IWK. Prenatal Care Team. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2015.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0901
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What is Cervidil®? How dies it help start labour? What can I do at home while the Cervidil is in place?
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Corporate Author
IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit
IWK. Reproductive Ambulatory Care
IWK. Birth Unit
IWK. Perinatal Centre
IWK. Prenatal Care Team
Alternate Title
Dinoprostone Vaginal Insert (Cervidil®)
Information for Patients and Families
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2015
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Abstract
What is Cervidil®? How dies it help start labour? What can I do at home while the Cervidil is in place?
Responsibility
IWK Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0901
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IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit, IWK. Perioperative Services. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2016.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0985
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What is a Cystoscopy? This is a procedure that uses a small telescope (cystoscope) with a lens and light to see the inside of the bladder and urethra (where the urine comes out).
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Corporate Author
IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit
IWK. Perioperative Services
Alternate Title
A Patient Guide
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2016
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Abstract
What is a Cystoscopy? This is a procedure that uses a small telescope (cystoscope) with a lens and light to see the inside of the bladder and urethra (where the urine comes out).
Responsibility
IWK Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0985
Less detail
IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit, IWK. Reproductive Ambulatory Care, IWK. Gynaecology Unit - Inpatient. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2015.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0955
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Having day surgery (with Adult Surgical Services, Women's & Newborn Health Program, IWK Women's Site) means you will not stay at the hospital overnight. You will come to the IWK Health Centre the day of surgery, and then return home after a short stay in the Recovery Room (Post Anesthesia Care Unit- PACU).
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Corporate Author
IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit
IWK. Reproductive Ambulatory Care
IWK. Gynaecology Unit - Inpatient
Alternate Title
Adult Gynecology
Women's and Newborn Health Program
A Patient Guide
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2015
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Abstract
Having day surgery (with Adult Surgical Services, Women's & Newborn Health Program, IWK Women's Site) means you will not stay at the hospital overnight. You will come to the IWK Health Centre the day of surgery, and then return home after a short stay in the Recovery Room (Post Anesthesia Care Unit- PACU).
Notes
The French version of this pamphlet is also available.
Responsibility
IWK Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0955
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Dilatation and curettage

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams36370
IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2017.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0997
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Dilation and curettage (D&C) is a procedure in which the cervix is dilated and a special instrument is used to scrape the uterine lining. A D & C is done for different reasons, such as; for heavy bleeding, bleeding after menopause or to remove tissue after miscarriage.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit
Alternate Title
D&C
a patient 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
Abstract
Dilation and curettage (D&C) is a procedure in which the cervix is dilated and a special instrument is used to scrape the uterine lining. A D & C is done for different reasons, such as; for heavy bleeding, bleeding after menopause or to remove tissue after miscarriage.
Notes
The French version of this pamphlet is also available.
Responsibility
IWK Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0997
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Early Pregnancy Loss

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams36170
IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit, IWK. Urogynaecology / General Gynaecology, IWK. Women's Health Community Clinics, IWK. Early Pregnancy Complications Clinic (EPCC), IWK. Reproductive Ambulatory Care, IWK. Gynaecology Unit - Inpatient. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2017.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0757
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Managing care for a miscarriage.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit
IWK. Urogynaecology / General Gynaecology
IWK. Women's Health Community Clinics
IWK. Early Pregnancy Complications Clinic (EPCC)
IWK. Reproductive Ambulatory Care
IWK. Gynaecology Unit - Inpatient
Alternate Title
a patient guide to treatment
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
Abstract
Managing care for a miscarriage.
Responsibility
IWK Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0757
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Eating in Active Labour

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams36209
IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit, IWK. Reproductive Ambulatory Care, IWK. Community Midwifery Service, IWK. Quality and Patient Safety. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2015.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0817
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Labour slows down the rate at which food is emptied from the stomach. As a result, it is possible for the mother undergoing a general anesthetic (or even an anesthetic where she is awake) to vomit and possibly inhale the vomited material into the lungs. Members of the Women's and Obstetrical Anesthesia Department are happy to discuss this issue and answer questions at any time. This handout is to be given out with PL-0816, "The Choice of Home Birth."
Available Online
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Corporate Author
IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit
IWK. Reproductive Ambulatory Care
IWK. Community Midwifery Service
IWK. Quality and Patient Safety
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2015
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Abstract
Labour slows down the rate at which food is emptied from the stomach. As a result, it is possible for the mother undergoing a general anesthetic (or even an anesthetic where she is awake) to vomit and possibly inhale the vomited material into the lungs. Members of the Women's and Obstetrical Anesthesia Department are happy to discuss this issue and answer questions at any time. This handout is to be given out with PL-0816, "The Choice of Home Birth."
Responsibility
IWK Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0817
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Endometrial ablation

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams36363
IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit, IWK. Women's Health Specialty Clinic, IWK. Women's Health Community Clinics, IWK. Reproductive Ambulatory Care, IWK. Gynaecology Unit - Inpatient, IWK. Urogynaecology / General Gynaecology, IWK. Preadmission Clinic (WNHP), IWK. Reproductive Endocrine Centre. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2016.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0989
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Endometrial ablation is a procedure that destroys (ablates) the uterine lining, or endometrium. This procedure is used to treat abnormal uterine bleeding. The endometrium heals by scarring, which usually reduces or stops uterine bleeding.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit
IWK. Women's Health Specialty Clinic
IWK. Women's Health Community Clinics
IWK. Reproductive Ambulatory Care
IWK. Gynaecology Unit - Inpatient
IWK. Urogynaecology / General Gynaecology
IWK. Preadmission Clinic (WNHP)
IWK. Reproductive Endocrine Centre
Alternate Title
a patient guide
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2016
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Abstract
Endometrial ablation is a procedure that destroys (ablates) the uterine lining, or endometrium. This procedure is used to treat abnormal uterine bleeding. The endometrium heals by scarring, which usually reduces or stops uterine bleeding.
Notes
The French version of this pamphlet is also available.
Responsibility
IWK Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0989
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Endometrial biopsy

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams36003
IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit, IWK. Urogynaecology / General Gynaecology, IWK. Women's Health Community Clinics. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2017.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0098
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What is an Endometrial Biopsy? Endometrium is the tissue lining the inside of the uterus. An Endometrial Biopsy is the removal of a sample of the endometrium. Definition, how and why performed, follow-up instructions.
Available Online
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Corporate Author
IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit
IWK. Urogynaecology / General Gynaecology
IWK. Women's Health Community Clinics
Alternate Title
a patient 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
Abstract
What is an Endometrial Biopsy? Endometrium is the tissue lining the inside of the uterus. An Endometrial Biopsy is the removal of a sample of the endometrium. Definition, how and why performed, follow-up instructions.
Notes
The French version of this pamphlet is also available.
Responsibility
IWK Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0098
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Gynaecology Surgery

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams36306
IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit, IWK. Reproductive Ambulatory Care, IWK. Gynaecology Unit - Inpatient. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2016.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0904
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All about having gynaecology surgery at the IWK Health Centre. After going to Admitting, present to the pre-operative area on the 3rd floor IWK Women's Site. You will be directed to an area where a nurse will help you prepare for surgery. You will change into a hospital gown. Glasses, contact lenses, partial plates and dentures must be removed. If you have capped teeth, crowns, bridges, or plates, tell the nurse or anesthetist.
Available Online
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Corporate Author
IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit
IWK. Reproductive Ambulatory Care
IWK. Gynaecology Unit - Inpatient
Alternate Title
an in-patient guide
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2016
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Abstract
All about having gynaecology surgery at the IWK Health Centre. After going to Admitting, present to the pre-operative area on the 3rd floor IWK Women's Site. You will be directed to an area where a nurse will help you prepare for surgery. You will change into a hospital gown. Glasses, contact lenses, partial plates and dentures must be removed. If you have capped teeth, crowns, bridges, or plates, tell the nurse or anesthetist.
Notes
The French version of this pamphlet is also available.
Responsibility
IWK Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0904
Less detail
IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit, IWK. Reproductive Ambulatory Care, IWK. Gynaecology Unit - Inpatient. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2018.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0903
Available Online
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A hysterectomy may be performed in different ways. Through discussion with your physician, the operation which is best suited for you will be chosen. Your ovaries may or may not be removed at the time of surgery. Your doctor may discuss removing your fallopian tubes as well, with our without your ovaries. Should a problem be found, your surgeon may remove one, or both ovaries. As long as you have one ovary, you will continue to produce female hormones.
Available Online
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Corporate Author
IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit
IWK. Reproductive Ambulatory Care
IWK. Gynaecology Unit - Inpatient
Alternate Title
a patient guide
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2018
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Abstract
A hysterectomy may be performed in different ways. Through discussion with your physician, the operation which is best suited for you will be chosen. Your ovaries may or may not be removed at the time of surgery. Your doctor may discuss removing your fallopian tubes as well, with our without your ovaries. Should a problem be found, your surgeon may remove one, or both ovaries. As long as you have one ovary, you will continue to produce female hormones.
Responsibility
IWK Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0903
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Hysteroscopic Tubal Occlusion

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams36210
IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit, IWK. Urogynaecology / General Gynaecology, IWK. Perioperative Services, IWK. Obstetrical Day Unit, IWK. Pharmacy, IWK. Quality and Patient Safety. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2016.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0820
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A tubal occlusion procedure is a permanent irreversible birth control method. The procedure involves placing a metal (and fiber) coil in your fallopian tubes through your cervix (opening to your womb). this brochures discusses the benefits of the procedure, the procedure itself and its after effects.
Available Online
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Corporate Author
IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit
IWK. Urogynaecology / General Gynaecology
IWK. Perioperative Services
IWK. Obstetrical Day Unit
IWK. Pharmacy
IWK. Quality and Patient Safety
Alternate Title
Patient and Family Information
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2016
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Abstract
A tubal occlusion procedure is a permanent irreversible birth control method. The procedure involves placing a metal (and fiber) coil in your fallopian tubes through your cervix (opening to your womb). this brochures discusses the benefits of the procedure, the procedure itself and its after effects.
Responsibility
IWK Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0820
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IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit, IWK. Reproductive Ambulatory Care, IWK. Women's Health Community Clinics, IWK. Women's Health Specialty Clinic, IWK. Gynaecology Unit - Inpatient, IWK. Urogynaecology / General Gynaecology, IWK. Preadmission Clinic (WNHP), IWK. Reproductive Endocrine Centre. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2016.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0640
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A hysteroscope is a narrow telescope-like instrument used to look inside the uterus (womb). It is inserted through the vagina and in through the cervix (neck of the womb).
Available Online
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Corporate Author
IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit
IWK. Reproductive Ambulatory Care
IWK. Women's Health Community Clinics
IWK. Women's Health Specialty Clinic
IWK. Gynaecology Unit - Inpatient
IWK. Urogynaecology / General Gynaecology
IWK. Preadmission Clinic (WNHP)
IWK. Reproductive Endocrine Centre
Alternate Title
a patient guide
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2016
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Abstract
A hysteroscope is a narrow telescope-like instrument used to look inside the uterus (womb). It is inserted through the vagina and in through the cervix (neck of the womb).
Notes
The French version of this pamphlet is also available.
Responsibility
IWK Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0640
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Induction of labour

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams36129
IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit, IWK. Birth Unit, IWK. Birth Pre-Admission Clinic, IWK. Reproductive Ambulatory Care, IWK. Perinatal Centre, IWK. Prenatal Care Team. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2015.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0623
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Induction means to artificially start labour, before labour starts on its own. The aim of induction is to start your labour and encourage a vaginal birth.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit
IWK. Birth Unit
IWK. Birth Pre-Admission Clinic
IWK. Reproductive Ambulatory Care
IWK. Perinatal Centre
IWK. Prenatal Care Team
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2015
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Abstract
Induction means to artificially start labour, before labour starts on its own. The aim of induction is to start your labour and encourage a vaginal birth.
Responsibility
IWK Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0623
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[In French] Ablation de l’endomètre

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams36430
IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit, IWK. Urogynaecology / General Gynaecology, IWK. Women's Health Community Clinics. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2018.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0098-FR
Available Online
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[In French] What is an Endometrial Biopsy? Endometrium is the tissue lining the inside of the uterus. An Endometrial Biopsy is the removal of a sample of the endometrium. Definition, how and why performed, follow-up instructions.
Available Online
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Corporate Author
IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit
IWK. Urogynaecology / General Gynaecology
IWK. Women's Health Community Clinics
Alternate Title
Guide de la patiente
Endometrial biopsy
a patient guide
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2018
Format
Pamphlet
Language
French
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Abstract
[In French] What is an Endometrial Biopsy? Endometrium is the tissue lining the inside of the uterus. An Endometrial Biopsy is the removal of a sample of the endometrium. Definition, how and why performed, follow-up instructions.
Notes
The English version of this pamphlet is also available.
Responsibility
IWK Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0098-FR
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