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Accommodations near QEII and Cape Breton Cancer Centres

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Nova Scotia Health. Cancer Care Program. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Cancer Care Program , 2022.
Pamphlet Number
4017
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If you are a resident of Nova Scotia, are receiving outpatient treatment at the QEII Cancer Care Program and live more than 50 kms one way from the hospital, accommodations will be provided for you and a support person. This pamphlet lists locations that are part of the Accommodations Program. Due to the temporary closure of Holy Redeemer Centre, the Cape Breton Cancer Centre has made arrangements with the Holiday Inn to provide accommodations for patients travelling significant distances to re…
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health. Cancer Care Program
Alternate Title
Accommodations near Queen Elizabeth Health Sciences II and Cape Breton Cancer Centres
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Cancer Care Program
Date of Publication
2022
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([2] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Cancer Care Facilities
Community Health Services
Subjects (LCSH)
Cancer--Patients--Care
Health facilities--Halifax (N.S.)
Housing--Halifax (N.S.)
Specialty
Cancer Care
Abstract
If you are a resident of Nova Scotia, are receiving outpatient treatment at the QEII Cancer Care Program and live more than 50 kms one way from the hospital, accommodations will be provided for you and a support person. This pamphlet lists locations that are part of the Accommodations Program. Due to the temporary closure of Holy Redeemer Centre, the Cape Breton Cancer Centre has made arrangements with the Holiday Inn to provide accommodations for patients travelling significant distances to receive treatment. Contact information for the Cape Breton Cancer Centre’s radiation booking clerk is included for reservations or further information.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Nova Scotia Health Cancer Care Program
Pamphlet Number
4017
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After a Cancer Diagnosis : Engaging in Physical Activity is Important!

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Nova Scotia Health. Cancer Care Program. [Halifax, NS]: Nova Scotia Cancer Care Program , 2019.
Pamphlet Number
0074
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For those living outside the HRM. A visual guide with lists of ideas for physical activity, the benefits, and how to exercise safely.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health. Cancer Care Program
Place of Publication
[Halifax, NS]
Publisher
Nova Scotia Cancer Care Program
Date of Publication
2019
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Exercise
Neoplasms - prevention & control
Self Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Cancer--Patients
Exercise
Self-care, Health
Specialty
Physical Fitness
Self Care
Abstract
For those living outside the HRM. A visual guide with lists of ideas for physical activity, the benefits, and how to exercise safely.
Pamphlet Number
0074
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After a Cancer Diagnosis : Engaging in Physical Activity is Important! (HRM)

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Nova Scotia Health. Cancer Care Program. [Halifax, NS]: Nova Scotia Cancer Care Program , 2019.
Pamphlet Number
0075
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For those living in the HRM. A visual guide with lists of ideas for physical activity, the benefits, and how to exercise safely
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health. Cancer Care Program
Place of Publication
[Halifax, NS]
Publisher
Nova Scotia Cancer Care Program
Date of Publication
2019
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Exercise
Neoplasms - prevention & control
Self Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Cancer--Patients
Exercise
Self-care, Health
Specialty
Physical Fitness
Self Care
Abstract
For those living in the HRM. A visual guide with lists of ideas for physical activity, the benefits, and how to exercise safely
Pamphlet Number
0075
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After a Cancer Diagnosis : The 5 Ws for Physical Activity After a Cancer Diagnosis

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Nova Scotia Health. Cancer Care Program. [Halifax, NS]: Nova Scotia Cancer Care Program , 2019.
Pamphlet Number
0072
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This visual guide goes through who physical activity is beneficial for, why it is, when in your treatment to start or incorporate physical activity, what type of physical activity you can do, and where. It includes suggestions at different levels of exercise, different tools that can be used including household ones, and programs provided by the hospital.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health. Cancer Care Program
Place of Publication
[Halifax, NS]
Publisher
Nova Scotia Cancer Care Program
Date of Publication
2019
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Exercise
Neoplasms - prevention & control
Self Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Cancer--Patients
Exercise
Self-care, Health
Specialty
Physical Fitness
Self Care
Abstract
This visual guide goes through who physical activity is beneficial for, why it is, when in your treatment to start or incorporate physical activity, what type of physical activity you can do, and where. It includes suggestions at different levels of exercise, different tools that can be used including household ones, and programs provided by the hospital.
Notes
Adapted with permission from Cancer Care Ontario.
Pamphlet Number
0072
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The Benefits of Quitting Smoking for People with Cancer

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Nova Scotia Health. Cancer Care Program. [Halifax, NS]: Nova Scotia Cancer Care Program , 2019.
Pamphlet Number
0067
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Lists the benefits of quitting smoking for those with cancer.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health. Cancer Care Program
Place of Publication
[Halifax, NS]
Publisher
Nova Scotia Cancer Care Program
Date of Publication
2019
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Neoplasms - prevention & control
Self Care
Smoking Cessation
Subjects (LCSH)
Cancer--Patients
Self-care, Health
Smoking cessation
Specialty
Self Care
Abstract
Lists the benefits of quitting smoking for those with cancer.
Notes
This resource has been adapted from 'The Benefits of Quitting Smoking for People with Cancer” with the permission from Cancer Care Ontario, the Canadian Cancer Society Smokers’ Helpline and CancerContol Alberta.
Pamphlet Number
0067
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Cancer and distress

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Nova Scotia Health. Cancer Care Provincial Supportive Care Site Team, Nova Scotia Health. Cancer Care Program Education Team. [Halifax, NS]: Nova Scotia Health Cancer Care Program , 2021.
Pamphlet Number
4012
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Cancer can be a difficult and stressful illness. Many people experience distress during their cancer experience. This is because cancer affects more than just your body – it can affect many parts of your life such as your emotions and feelings, your work, your finances, and your relationships with family and friends. This pamphlet explains what the "Patients Come First: Your Symptoms and Concerns Matter" questionnaire is, what to expect when you complete the questionnaire, and the benefits of c…
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health. Cancer Care Provincial Supportive Care Site Team
Nova Scotia Health. Cancer Care Program Education Team
Place of Publication
[Halifax, NS]
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Cancer Care Program
Date of Publication
2021
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([2] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Anxiety - prevention & control
Neoplasms - psychology
Patients - psychology
Psychological Distress
Subjects (LCSH)
Anxiety--Prevention
Cancer--Patients--Psychology
Cancer--Psychological aspects
Distress (Psychology)
Specialty
Cancer Care
Abstract
Cancer can be a difficult and stressful illness. Many people experience distress during their cancer experience. This is because cancer affects more than just your body – it can affect many parts of your life such as your emotions and feelings, your work, your finances, and your relationships with family and friends. This pamphlet explains what the "Patients Come First: Your Symptoms and Concerns Matter" questionnaire is, what to expect when you complete the questionnaire, and the benefits of completing the questionnaire.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Nova Scotia Health Cancer Care Provincial Supportive Care Site Team; Approved by: Nova Scotia Health Cancer Care Program Education Team
Pamphlet Number
4012
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Cancer related brain fog

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. Radiation Team, Nova Scotia Health. Cancer Care Program. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Cancer Care Program , 2022.
Pamphlet Number
4029
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Cancer patients and survivors can be frustrated by the mental cloudiness they notice before, during, and after cancer treatment. This common cancer side effect is called Brain Fog or Chemo Brain. The term Chemo Brain can be misleading as chemotherapy is not the only cause of concentration and memory problems. This pamphlet explains what brain fog is, what causes it, the risk factors for brain fog, and what you can do to manage it. A list of resources for further information is included.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. Radiation Team
Nova Scotia Health. Cancer Care Program
Alternate Title
Cancer-related brain fog
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Cancer Care Program
Date of Publication
2022
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (5 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Drug-Related Side Effects and Adverse Reactions
Neoplasms - complications
Neoplasms - psychology
Patients - psychology
Subjects (LCSH)
Cancer--Chemotherapy--Complications
Cancer--Patients--Psychology
Specialty
Cancer Care
Abstract
Cancer patients and survivors can be frustrated by the mental cloudiness they notice before, during, and after cancer treatment. This common cancer side effect is called Brain Fog or Chemo Brain. The term Chemo Brain can be misleading as chemotherapy is not the only cause of concentration and memory problems. This pamphlet explains what brain fog is, what causes it, the risk factors for brain fog, and what you can do to manage it. A list of resources for further information is included.
Responsibility
Prepared by: NSH Central Zone Radiation Team
Pamphlet Number
4029
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Even After a Cancer Diagnosis : It's Never Too Late To Be Active

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Nova Scotia Health. Cancer Care Program. [Halifax, NS]: Nova Scotia Cancer Care Program , 2019.
Pamphlet Number
0073
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A guide to physical activity and how it can affect cancer treatment. Answers questions about the benefits of being active, goal setting, and what supports are available to you.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health. Cancer Care Program
Place of Publication
[Halifax, NS]
Publisher
Nova Scotia Cancer Care Program
Date of Publication
2019
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Exercise
Neoplasms - prevention & control
Self Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Cancer--Patients
Exercise
Self-care, Health
Specialty
Physical Fitness
Self Care
Abstract
A guide to physical activity and how it can affect cancer treatment. Answers questions about the benefits of being active, goal setting, and what supports are available to you.
Pamphlet Number
0073
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The 'Flu Shot' : Information for Cancer Patients, Survivors and Family Members

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Nova Scotia Health. Cancer Care Program. [Halifax, NS]: Nova Scotia Health Cancer Care Program , 2020.
Pamphlet Number
0031
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Patients currently on treatment for cancer should have the flu shot with a standard dose, inactive (not live) vaccine. This pamphlet lists the reasons for getting a flu shot, what it does not prevent, who should get it and when based on cancer treatments. It also lists the symptoms and steps if you have symptoms of the flu or COVID-19.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health. Cancer Care Program
Place of Publication
[Halifax, NS]
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Cancer Care Program
Date of Publication
2020
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (4 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Influenza Vaccines
Neoplasms - therapy
Subjects (LCSH)
Cancer--Patients
Influenza vaccines
Specialty
Pharmacy
Self Care
Abstract
Patients currently on treatment for cancer should have the flu shot with a standard dose, inactive (not live) vaccine. This pamphlet lists the reasons for getting a flu shot, what it does not prevent, who should get it and when based on cancer treatments. It also lists the symptoms and steps if you have symptoms of the flu or COVID-19.
Notes
Patient & family guide
Responsibility
prepared by Nova Scotia Health Cancer Care Program
Pamphlet Number
0031
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Illness & healing : images of cancer

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Pope, Robert, 1956-1992. (25th anniversary edition) --Hantsport, NS: Robert Pope Foundation , 2018.
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Access
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Location
Online
The 25th edition of Robert’s book features an Introduction by hospital chaplain David Maginley and a biographical essay on Robert by his brother and Foundation president, Doug Pope. Also featured is an essay on the insightful patient perspectives Robert’s book presents to the medical profession by Dr. Jock Murray, former Dean of Medicine at Dalhousie Medical School.
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Author
Pope, Robert, 1956-1992
Other Authors
Maginley, David
Murray, T. J.
Pope, Douglas,1960-
Other Authors
Robert Pope Foundation
Edition
25th anniversary edition
Alternate Title
Illness and healing
Place of Publication
Hantsport, NS
Publisher
Robert Pope Foundation
Date of Publication
2018
Physical Description
1 online resource (iv, 186 pages) : illustrations (some colour)
Subjects (MeSH)
Medicine in Art
Neoplasms - psychology
Patients - psychology
Subjects (LCSH)
Cancer--Patients--Psychology
Cancer in art
Specialty
Art
Pastoral Care
Notes
Originally published: 1991.
Abstract
The 25th edition of Robert’s book features an Introduction by hospital chaplain David Maginley and a biographical essay on Robert by his brother and Foundation president, Doug Pope. Also featured is an essay on the insightful patient perspectives Robert’s book presents to the medical profession by Dr. Jock Murray, former Dean of Medicine at Dalhousie Medical School.
Access
Free PDF download
Format
e-Book
Publication Type
Biography
Pictorial Works
Location
Online
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Illness & healing : images of cancer

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by Robert Pope. --Hantsport, NS: Lancelot Press , 1997.
Call Number
WZ 330 P8261 1997
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Call Number
WZ 330 P8261 1997
Author
Pope, Robert, 1956-1992
Responsibility
by Robert Pope
Place of Publication
Hantsport, NS
Publisher
Lancelot Press
Date of Publication
1997
Physical Description
140 p. : ill.
ISBN
0889994803
Subjects (MeSH)
Cancer - Biography
Tumors
Cancer Patients - Nova Scotia
Medicine in Art
Format
Book
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Copies
1
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Illness & healing : images of cancer

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by Robert Pope. (10th Anniversary) --Hantsport, NS: Lancelot Press , c1998.
Call Number
QZ 201 .P66 1998
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Call Number
QZ 201 .P66 1998
Author
Pope, Robert, 1956-1992
Responsibility
by Robert Pope
Edition
10th Anniversary
Alternate Title
Illness and healing
Place of Publication
Hantsport, NS
Publisher
Lancelot Press
Date of Publication
c1998
Physical Description
140 p. : ill. (some col.)
ISBN
0889996253
Subjects (MeSH)
Medicine in Art
Neoplasms - psychology
Patients - psychology
Subjects (LCSH)
Cancer--Patients--Psychology
Cancer in art
Format
Book
Publication Type
Biography
Pictorial Works
Location
Halifax Infirmary
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Illness & healing : images of cancer

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by Robert Pope. --Hantsport, NS: Lancelot Press , 1991.
Call Number
WZ 330 P826 1991
Location
Dickson Building
Call Number
WZ 330 P826 1991
Author
Pope, Robert, 1956-1992
Responsibility
by Robert Pope
Alternate Title
Illness and healing
Place of Publication
Hantsport, NS
Publisher
Lancelot Press
Date of Publication
1991
Physical Description
129 p.
ISBN
0889994803
Subjects (MeSH)
Medicine in Art
Neoplasms - psychology
Patients - psychology
Subjects (LCSH)
Cancer--Patients--Psychology
Cancer in art
Format
Book
Publication Type
Biography
Pictorial Works
Location
Dickson Building
Loan Period
3 weeks
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Information for patients receiving radiation therapy : breast cancer or ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) of the breast

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Cancer Care Program. [Halifax, NS]: Nova Scotia Health Cancer Care Program , 2021.
Pamphlet Number
4008
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This pamphlets answers common questions about receiving radiation therapy for breast cancer or Ductal Carcinoma in Situ (DCIS) of the breast. Topics include why radiation therapy is used to treat breast cancer or DCIS, what will happen when you come for your treatment planning, how long it will be until you start your radiation treatments, and how long your treatments will take. Information about side effects and support is also provided. A list of questions you may want to ask your health care…
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Cancer Care Program
Place of Publication
[Halifax, NS]
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Cancer Care Program
Date of Publication
2021
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (5 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Aftercare
Breast Neoplasms - radiotherapy
Self Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Breast--Cancer--Patients--Care
Breast--Cancer--Treatment
Self-care, Health
Specialty
Cancer Care
Abstract
This pamphlets answers common questions about receiving radiation therapy for breast cancer or Ductal Carcinoma in Situ (DCIS) of the breast. Topics include why radiation therapy is used to treat breast cancer or DCIS, what will happen when you come for your treatment planning, how long it will be until you start your radiation treatments, and how long your treatments will take. Information about side effects and support is also provided. A list of questions you may want to ask your health care team is included.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Nova Scotia Health Cancer Care Program; Approved by: Nova Scotia Cancer Patient Education Committee
Pamphlet Number
4008
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[In French] Livret d'information Services d'hématologie et d'oncologie du IWK

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IWK. Hematology / Oncology, IWK. Nephrology. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2017.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0767-FR
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In French. IWK Hematology / Oncology Booklet.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Hematology / Oncology
IWK. Nephrology
Alternate Title
IWK Hematology / Oncology Booklet
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2017
Format
Pamphlet
Language
French
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Cancer Care Facilities
Hematologic Neoplasms
Subjects (LCSH)
Blood cells--Diseases
Cancer--Patients--Care
Abstract
In French. IWK Hematology / Oncology Booklet.
Notes
The English version of this pamphlet is also available.
Responsibility
IWK Hematology / Oncology, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0767-FR
Zone
All Zones
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It's Never Too Late to Stop Tobacco Use

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Nova Scotia Health. Cancer Care Program. [Halifax, NS]: Nova Scotia Cancer Care Program , 2019.
Pamphlet Number
0065
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Identifies how tobacco use can effect cancer, cancer treatment, and other diseases. Lists available supports.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health. Cancer Care Program
Place of Publication
[Halifax, NS]
Publisher
Nova Scotia Cancer Care Program
Date of Publication
2019
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Neoplasms - prevention & control
Self Care
Smoking Cessation
Subjects (LCSH)
Cancer--Patients
Self-care, Health
Smoking cessation
Specialty
Self Care
Abstract
Identifies how tobacco use can effect cancer, cancer treatment, and other diseases. Lists available supports.
Notes
Adapted from the “Quit smoking to get the best from your cancer treatment” pamphlet with permission from the University Health Network Patient and Caregiver Education Program.
Responsibility
approved by the Nova Scotia Cancer Patient Education Committee
Pamphlet Number
0065
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IWK Hematology / Oncology Booklet

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IWK. Hematology / Oncology, IWK. Nephrology. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2017.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0767
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Depending on the complexity of your child’s care, tests and clinic visits may be scheduled over 2 or more days. This may not include test/scan results. The staff at the IWK work hard to schedule and accommodate your child’s needs as best as possible in order to limit the amount of time you spend at the health centre.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Hematology / Oncology
IWK. Nephrology
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)
Cancer Care Facilities
Hematologic Neoplasms
Subjects (LCSH)
Blood cells--Diseases
Cancer--Patients--Care
Abstract
Depending on the complexity of your child’s care, tests and clinic visits may be scheduled over 2 or more days. This may not include test/scan results. The staff at the IWK work hard to schedule and accommodate your child’s needs as best as possible in order to limit the amount of time you spend at the health centre.
Notes
The French version of this pamphlet is also available.
Responsibility
IWK Hematology / Oncology, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0767
Zone
All Zones
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Managing cancer breakthrough pain

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Donald R. Taylor. --London: Springer Healthcare , c2013.
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Location
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Managing Cancer Breakthrough Pain is a comprehensive review of cancer breakthrough pain (cBTP) and rapid-onset opioids (ROO), the only treatment approved for cBTP episodes. The book was originally commissioned due to the current rapid growth of the ROO market and the epidemic of ROO abuse. This book will review the historical background and definitions of cBTP and ROOs, assessment methods to determine types of cBTP, US- and EU-approved ROOs, case studies (which will provide practical applicatio…
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Author
Taylor, Donald R
Responsibility
Donald R. Taylor
Place of Publication
London
Publisher
Springer Healthcare
Date of Publication
c2013
Physical Description
1 online resource (xii, 98 pages)
Series Title
Pocket books for cancer supportive care
ISBN
9781908517838 (electronic bk.)
9781908517760
Subjects (MeSH)
Analgesics, Opioid - therapeutic use
Neoplasms - complications
Pain Management - methods
Subjects (LCSH)
Cancer pain - Treatment
Cancer pain - Chemotherapy
Cancer - Patients - Rehabilitation
Abstract
Managing Cancer Breakthrough Pain is a comprehensive review of cancer breakthrough pain (cBTP) and rapid-onset opioids (ROO), the only treatment approved for cBTP episodes. The book was originally commissioned due to the current rapid growth of the ROO market and the epidemic of ROO abuse. This book will review the historical background and definitions of cBTP and ROOs, assessment methods to determine types of cBTP, US- and EU-approved ROOs, case studies (which will provide practical applications of ROO treatment options), ROO abuse and screening methods, and the FDA-mandated TIRF REMS Access program (Transmucosal Immediate Release Fentanyl Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategies Access program). Busy healthcare professionals who have a basic understanding of cancer pain but want to learn more about cBTP and ROOs will benefit from this concise guide that will help them quickly understand the complexities of cBTP episodes and ROOs.
Contents
What is cancer breakthrough pain? -- Medications for cancer breakthrough pain -- Practical approach to the management of cancer breakthrough pain -- Abuse, aberrant drug behavior, diversion, and addiction -- TIRF REMS access program -- Summary.
Format
e-Book
Location
Online
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Managing cancer-related fatigue

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Nova Scotia Health. Cancer Care Program. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Cancer Care Program , 2022.
Pamphlet Number
4030
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Tiredness or fatigue is the most common symptom reported by cancer patients and survivors. It can happen at any time during or after cancer treatment. This pamphlet explains the signs and causes of fatigue, what you and your cancer care team can do to help, how to manage your energy, and when to call your doctor or nurse, or see a specialist. Helpful hints for caregivers and contact information for the Canadian Cancer Society are included.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health. Cancer Care Program
Alternate Title
Managing cancer related fatigue
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Cancer Care Program
Date of Publication
2022
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (9 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Fatigue
Neoplasms - complications
Self Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Cancer--Patients
Fatigue--Prevention
Self-care, Health
Specialty
Cancer Care
Abstract
Tiredness or fatigue is the most common symptom reported by cancer patients and survivors. It can happen at any time during or after cancer treatment. This pamphlet explains the signs and causes of fatigue, what you and your cancer care team can do to help, how to manage your energy, and when to call your doctor or nurse, or see a specialist. Helpful hints for caregivers and contact information for the Canadian Cancer Society are included.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Nova Scotia Health Cancer Care Program
Pamphlet Number
4030
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Minimally invasive (endoscopic & robotic) breast surgery

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Hung-Wen Lai and Chi Wei Mok. --Amsterdam, Netherlands: Elsevier , c2020.
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Location
Online
Features clinical cases that provide a visual resource of surgical options. An easy to follow format shows step by step techniques.
Available Online
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Other Authors
Lai, Hung-Wen
Responsibility
Hung-Wen Lai and Chi Wei Mok
Alternate Title
Minimally invasive breast surgery
Minimally invasive (endoscopic and robotic) breast surgery
Minimally invasive breast surgery - endoscopic & robotic
Place of Publication
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Publisher
Elsevier
Date of Publication
c2020
Physical Description
1 online resource, 262 p.
ISBN
9780323734059
Subjects (MeSH)
Mammaplasty - methods
Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures
Breast Neoplasms - surgery
Breast Implants
Subjects (LCSH)
Mammaplasty
Breast - Cancer - Patients - Rehabilitation
Mammaplasty - methods
Breast Neoplasms - surgery
Breast Implants
Specialty
Endoscopy
Gynecology
Surgical Procedures, Operative
Abstract
Features clinical cases that provide a visual resource of surgical options. An easy to follow format shows step by step techniques.
Access
Registration required for PDF access.
Format
e-Book
Location
Online
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