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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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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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[in Arabic] What's in Mom's suitcase?

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IWK. Birth Pre-Admission Clinic, IWK. Birth Unit. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2019.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0341-AR
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In Arabic. List of articles for expectant women and fathers-to-be to bring with them to the IWK.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Birth Pre-Admission Clinic
IWK. Birth Unit
Alternate Title
packing list for when you have a baby at the IWK Health Centre
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2019
Format
Pamphlet
Language
Arabic
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Hospitalization
Parturition
Subjects (LCSH)
Hospital patients
Childbirth
Abstract
In Arabic. List of articles for expectant women and fathers-to-be to bring with them to the IWK.
Notes
The English version of this pamphlet is also available.
The French version of this pamphlet is also available.
Responsibility
IWK Birth Pre-Admission Clinic, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0341-AR
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[In French] Dans la valise de maman

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IWK. Birth Pre-Admission Clinic, IWK. Birth Unit. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2019.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0341-FR
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In French. List of articles for expectant women and fathers-to-be to bring with them to the IWK.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Birth Pre-Admission Clinic
IWK. Birth Unit
Alternate Title
liste de choses à emporter lorsque vous vous rendez au IWK Health Centre pour donner naissance
What's in Mom's suitcase?
packing list for when you have a baby at the IWK Health Centre
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2019
Format
Pamphlet
Language
French
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Hospitalization
Parturition
Subjects (LCSH)
Hospital patients
Childbirth
Abstract
In French. List of articles for expectant women and fathers-to-be to bring with them to the IWK.
Notes
The English version of this pamphlet is also available.
Responsibility
IWK Birth Pre-Admission Clinic, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0341-FR
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[In French] Vos droits à l'hôpital : selon la loi sur le traitement psychiatrique obligatoire de la Nouvelle-Écosse (Involuntary Psychiatric Treatment Act)

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IWK. Crisis Team, IWK. Garron Centre. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2019.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0654-FR
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In French. Le présent document explique les différentes façons dont vous pouvez être admis dans un établissement psychiatrique. Ces façons sont décrites dans la loi sur le traitement psychiatrique obligatoire (Involuntary Psychiatric Treatment Act). / Explains the different ways of being admitted to a psychiatric hospital or floor.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Crisis Team
IWK. Garron Centre
Alternate Title
selon la loi sur le traitement psychiatrique obligatoire de la Nouvelle-Écosse (Involuntary Psychiatric Treatment Act)
Your rights in the hospital under the Involuntary Psychiatric Treatment Act of Nova Scotia
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2019
Format
Pamphlet
Language
French
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Commitment of Mentally Ill
Hospitalization
Involuntary Commitment
Patient Rights
Subjects (LCSH)
Hospital patients
Mentally ill--Commitment and detention
Patient rights
Abstract
In French. Le présent document explique les différentes façons dont vous pouvez être admis dans un établissement psychiatrique. Ces façons sont décrites dans la loi sur le traitement psychiatrique obligatoire (Involuntary Psychiatric Treatment Act). / Explains the different ways of being admitted to a psychiatric hospital or floor.
Notes
The English version of this pamphlet PL-0654 "Your rights in the hospital under the Involuntary Psychiatric Treatment Act of Nova Scotia", is also available.
Responsibility
IWK Emergency Mental Health and Addictions Service, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0654-FR
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[in Simplified Chinese] What's in Mom's suitcase?

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IWK. Birth Pre-Admission Clinic, IWK. Birth Unit. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2019.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0341-CH
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In Simplified Chinese. List of articles for expectant women and fathers-to-be to bring with them to the IWK.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Birth Pre-Admission Clinic
IWK. Birth Unit
Alternate Title
packing list for when you have a baby at the IWK Health Centre
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2019
Format
Pamphlet
Language
Simplified Chinese
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Hospitalization
Parturition
Subjects (LCSH)
Hospital patients
Childbirth
Abstract
In Simplified Chinese. List of articles for expectant women and fathers-to-be to bring with them to the IWK.
Notes
The English version of this pamphlet is also available.
The French version of this pamphlet is also available.
The Arabic version of this pamphlet is also available.
Responsibility
IWK Birth Pre-Admission Clinic, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0341-CH
Zone
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Massachusetts General Hospital handbook of general hospital psychiatry

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Theodore A. Stern ... [et al.]. (6th ed.) --Philadelphia: Saunders/Elsevier , c2010.
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Massachusetts General Hospital Handbook of General Hospital Psychiatry, by Theodore A. Stern, Gregory L. Fricchione, Ned H. Cassem, Michael Jellinek, and Jerrold F. Rosenbaum, is your ideal source of guidance on consultation-liaison psychiatry! Experts from the Massachusetts General Hospital-widely respected as one of the world's premier psychiatric institutions-provide practical advice on the diagnosis and treatment of psychiatric issues experienced by in-hospital, medically ill adults and chi…
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Stern, Theodore A
Responsibility
Theodore A. Stern ... [et al.]
Edition
6th ed.
Alternate Title
Handbook of general hospital psychiatry
Place of Publication
Philadelphia
Publisher
Saunders/Elsevier
Date of Publication
c2010
Physical Description
1 online resource (xvii, 729 p.)
ISBN
9781437719277 (electronic bk.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Mental Disorders
Patients - psychology
Psychology, Medical
Referral and Consultation
Subjects (LCSH)
Psychiatric consultation
Patients - Mental health
Sick - Psychology
Mental Disorders
Hospitalization
Patients - psychology
Psychology, Medical
Referral and Consultation
Abstract
Massachusetts General Hospital Handbook of General Hospital Psychiatry, by Theodore A. Stern, Gregory L. Fricchione, Ned H. Cassem, Michael Jellinek, and Jerrold F. Rosenbaum, is your ideal source of guidance on consultation-liaison psychiatry! Experts from the Massachusetts General Hospital-widely respected as one of the world's premier psychiatric institutions-provide practical advice on the diagnosis and treatment of psychiatric issues experienced by in-hospital, medically ill adults and children. This compact resource reads like a handbook, but delivers all the details youd expect from a textbook. Understand and manage the psychological impact of chronic medical problems, life-threatening diseases, disfigurement, and more. Effectively manage difficult patients, including those with hypochondriacal and conversion disorders
Contents
Beginnings: psychosomatic medicine and consultation psychiatry in the general hospital / Thomas P. Hackett ... [et al.] -- Approach to consultation psychiatry: assessment strategies / John Querques and Theodore A. Stern -- The doctor-patient relationship / Christopher Gordon, Margot Philips, and Eugene V. Beresin -- The psychiatric interview / Eugene V. Beresin, Margot Phillips, and Christopher Gordon -- Functional neuroanatomy and the neurologic examination / Anthony P. Weiss and Stephan Heckers -- Limbic music / George B. Murray and Nicholas Kontos -- Psychological and neuropsychological assessment / Mark A. Blais, Sheila M. O'Keefe, and Dennis K. Norman -- Diagnostic rating scales and laboratory tests / Joshua L. Roffman, Benjamin C. Silverman, and Theodore A. Stern -- Mood-disordered patients / Paolo Cassano ... [et al.] -- Delirious patients / Jason P. Caplan ... [et al.] -- Demented patients / William E. Falk and Ilse R. Wiechers -- Psychotic patients / Oliver Freudenreich and Donald C. Goff -- Anxious patients / Mark H. Pollack ... [et al.] -- Alcoholic patients: acute and chronic / Julie D. Ross, David R. Gastfriend, and John A. Renner, Jr. -- Drug-addicted patients / John A. Renner, Jr., Julie D. Ross, and David R. Gastfriend -- Functional somatic symptoms, deception syndromes, and somatoform disorders / Ilana M. Braun ... [et al.] -- Patients with an eating disorder / Anne E. Becker ... [et al.] -- Pain patients / Shamim H. Nejad and Menekse Alpay -- Patients with neurologic conditions I. / Jeff C. Huffman ... [et al.] -- Patients with neurologic conditions II. / Shamim H. Nejad ... [et al.] -- Catatonia, neuroleptic malignant syndrome, and serotonin syndrome / Gregory L. Fricchione ... [et al.] -- Patients with disordered sleep / Patrick Smallwood, Davin K. Quinn, and Theodore A. Stern -- The psychiatric management of patients with cardiac disease / Guy Maytal ... [et al.] -- Sexual disorders and sexual dysfunction / Linda C. Shafer -- Organ failure and transplantation / Owen S. Surman and Laura M. Prager -- Patients with human immunodeficiency virus infection and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome / BJ Beck, Oliver Freudenreich, and Jonathan L. Worth -- Patients with cancer / Ilana M. Braun, William F. Pirl, and Donna B. Greenberg -- Burn patients / Megan Moore Brennan ... [et al.] -- Chronic medical illness and rehabilitation / Guy Maytal ... [et al.] -- Intensive care unit patients / John Querques and Theodore A. Stern -- Genetics and psychiatry / Daniel H. Ebert ... [et al.] -- Coping with illness and psychotherapy of the medically ill / Steven C. Schlozman ... [et al.] -- Electroconculsive therapy in the general hospital / Charles A. Welch, Carlos Fernandez-Robles, and Cristina Cusin -- Psychopharmacology in the medical setting / Jonathan R. Stevens ... [et al.] -- Psychopharmacological management of children and adolescents / Boris A. Lorberg and Jefferson B. Prince -- Behavioral medicine / Brian A. Palmer, Lisa Scharff, and Bruce J. Masek -- Complementary medicine and natural medications / Felicia A. Smith and David Mischoulon -- Difficult patients / Daniel J. Zimmerman and James E. Groves -- Emergency psychiatry / Jennifer M. Park ... [et al.] -- Care of the suicidal patient / Rebecca W. Brendel ... [et al.] -- Care at the end of life / Rebecca W. Brendel -- Pediatric consultation / Brian P. Kurtz, Anna C. Muriel, and Annah N. Abrams -- Consultation to parents with serious medical illness: parenting at a challenging time / Kristin S. Russell and Paula K. Rauch -- Care of the geriatric patient / M. Cornelia Cremens and Ilse R. Wiechers -- Aggressive and impulsive patients / Guy Maytal and Kathy M. Sanders -- Psychiatric illness during pregnancy and the postpartum period / Betty Wang ... [et al.] -- Culture and psychiatry / David C. Henderson -- Legal aspects of consultation / Ronald Schouten and Rebecca W. Brendel -- Collaborative care: psychiatry and primary care / BJ Beck -- Coping with the rigors of psychiatric practice / Abigail L. Donovan, Edward Messner, and Theodore A. Stern -- Billing, documentation, and cost-effectiveness of consultation / Nicholas Kontos, Robert M. Stern, and Theodore A. Stern -- Quality assurance and quality improvement on a psychiatric consultation service / Anthony P. Weiss and Theodore A. Stern -- Psychiatric research in the general hospital / Adrienne O. van Nieuwenhuizen and Dan V. Iosifescu -- Medical psychiatry and its future / Benjamin C. Silverman
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Planning for your hospital stay after surgery

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. Same Day Surgery Units (VG, HI, & DGH sites). Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2019.
Pamphlet Number
1395
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This pamphlet provides information about your care before and after surgery. Topics about preparing for surgery include: confirming the time of surgery, anesthetic, possible delays, medicines, smoking, personal care items, and valuables. After surgery we have described: recovery area, nursing unit, control of discomfort, deep breathing and coughing exercises, feet and leg exercises, nutrition, and visiting hours. Instructions for specific types of surgery will be discussed with you. The French …
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. Same Day Surgery Units (VG, HI, & DGH sites)
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2019
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (17 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: confirming the time of surgery, anesthetic, possible delays, medicines, smoking, personal care items, and valuables. After surgery we have described: recovery area, nursing unit, control of discomfort, deep breathing and coughing exercises, feet and leg exercises, nutrition, and visiting hours. Instructions for specific types of surgery will be discussed with you. The French version of this pamphlet 1118, "Planification de votre séjour à l'hôpital après une chirurgie", is also available.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Same Day Surgery Units (VG, HI, & DGH sites)
Pamphlet Number
1395
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What's in Mom's suitcase?

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IWK. Birth Pre-Admission Clinic, IWK. Perinatal Centre, IWK. Birth Unit. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2019.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0341
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List of articles for expectant women and fathers-to-be to bring with them to the IWK.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Birth Pre-Admission Clinic
IWK. Perinatal Centre
IWK. Birth Unit
Alternate Title
packing list for when you have a baby at the IWK Health Centre
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2019
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Hospitalization
Parturition
Subjects (LCSH)
Hospital patients
Childbirth
Abstract
List of articles for expectant women and fathers-to-be to bring with them to the IWK.
Notes
The French version of this pamphlet is also available.
The Arabic version of this pamphlet is also available.
Responsibility
IWK Birth Pre-Admission Clinic, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0341
Zone
All Zones
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Your Rights in the Hospital : under the Involuntary Psychiatric Treatment Act of Nova Scotia

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IWK. Crisis Team, IWK. Garron Centre. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2019.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0654
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Explains the different ways of being admitted to a psychiatric hospital or floor.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Crisis Team
IWK. Garron Centre
Alternate Title
under the Involuntary Psychiatric Treatment Act of Nova Scotia
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2019
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Commitment of Mentally Ill
Hospitalization
Involuntary Commitment
Patient Rights
Subjects (LCSH)
Hospital patients
Mentally ill--Commitment and detention
Patient rights
Abstract
Explains the different ways of being admitted to a psychiatric hospital or floor.
Notes
The French version of this pamphlet PL-0645-FR, "Vos droits à l'hôpital en vertu de la loi sur le traitement psychiatrique involontaire (Involuntary Psychiatric Treatment Act) de la Nouvelle-Écosse", is also available.
Responsibility
IWK Emergency Mental Health and Addictions Service, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0654
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