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Before and after surgery : Aberdeen Hospital

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Aberdeen Hospital. Surgical Pre-Admission Clinic. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2019.
Pamphlet Number
1992
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This pamphlet provides information about your care before and after surgery. Topics about preparing for surgery include: time of surgery, possible delays, what to bring, medicines, anesthetic, health and hygiene, smoking, alcohol, personal items, and what to expect in the operating room. After surgery we have described: recovery area, pain control, nausea, dressings, bowel and bladder functions, eating and drinking. In the hospital we have described: deep breathing and coughing exercises, using…
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Aberdeen Hospital. Surgical Pre-Admission Clinic
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2019
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (20 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Hospitalization
Preoperative Care
Postoperative Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Hospital patients
Preoperative care
Postoperative care
Abstract
This pamphlet provides information about your care before and after surgery. Topics about preparing for surgery include: time of surgery, possible delays, what to bring, medicines, anesthetic, health and hygiene, smoking, alcohol, personal items, and what to expect in the operating room. After surgery we have described: recovery area, pain control, nausea, dressings, bowel and bladder functions, eating and drinking. In the hospital we have described: deep breathing and coughing exercises, using an incentive spirometer, leg exercises, getting out of bed safely, and visitors. Topics about going home include: getting ready to go home, nutrition, care of your incision, instructions for bleeding and symptoms that require medical attention.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Surgical Pre-Admission Clinic, Aberdeen Hospital
Pamphlet Number
1992
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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
All Zones
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