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Bevacizumab Injection

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams37855
IWK. Eye Care Clinic. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2022.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0830
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Information for consent to treatment regarding possible complications to bevacizumab injection / Avastin. Neonatal / newborn babies eye examinations. NICU / Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Eye Care Clinic
Alternate Title
for Babies in Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
Information for Parents
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2022
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Reproductive Medicine
Ophthalmology
Infant Health
Maternal Health
Surgical Procedures, Operative
Therapeutics
Diagnostic Techniques and Procedures
Eye
Subjects (LCSH)
Therapeutics
Surgery, Operative
Reproductive health
Ophthamology
Maternal health services
Infants--Health and hygiene
Eye
Diagnosis
Abstract
Information for consent to treatment regarding possible complications to bevacizumab injection / Avastin. Neonatal / newborn babies eye examinations. NICU / Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.
Responsibility
IWK Eye Care Clinic, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0830
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Caring for Your Late Preterm Infant

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams38080
IWK. Family and Newborn Unit. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2021.
Pamphlet Number
PL-1266
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Late preterm infants’ organs are still immature compared to a full-term baby. This can cause your baby to have challenges that need extra monitoring and help. This booklet will review these challenges, as well as what you can do to help your baby through them.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Family and Newborn Unit
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2021
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Infant, Premature
Infant, Extremely Premature
Infant Health
Infant Care
Premature Birth
Subjects (LCSH)
Infants--Health and hygiene
Premature infants
Newborn Infants
Newborn infants--Health and hygiene
Abstract
Late preterm infants’ organs are still immature compared to a full-term baby. This can cause your baby to have challenges that need extra monitoring and help. This booklet will review these challenges, as well as what you can do to help your baby through them.
Responsibility
IWK Family and Newborn Unit, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-1266
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Infant and Preschool Rehabilitation Service

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams37808
IWK. Rehabilitation Care Team. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2021.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0731
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Gives a description of the services offered, defines team member roles and other partners within the IWK health centre.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Rehabilitation Care Team
Alternate Title
Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2021
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Delivery of health care
Child Health
Infant Health
Health Services
Musculoskeletal system
Subjects (LCSH)
Orthopedics
Infants--Health and hygiene
Health services administration
Medical Care
Children--Health and hygiene
Abstract
Gives a description of the services offered, defines team member roles and other partners within the IWK health centre.
Responsibility
IWK Rehabilitation Care Team, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0731
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Infantile Hemangiomas

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams38131
IWK. Dermatology Care Services. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2022.
Pamphlet Number
PL-1310
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Hemangiomas are common birthmarks. They usually disappear on their own over time and most do not need treatment. Sometimes, these birthmarks may need to be treated by shrinking them.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Dermatology Care Services
Alternate Title
A Guide for Parents
IWK Dermatology
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2022
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Integumentary System
Heredity
Congenital Abnormalities
Child Health
Genetics, Medical
Skin
Infant Health
Surgical Procedures, Operative
Therapeutics
Diagnostic Techniques and Procedures
Subjects (LCSH)
Therapeutics
Surgery, Operative
Skin
Dermatology
Infants--Health and hygiene
Human genetics
Genetics
Diagnosis
Abnormalities, Human
Children--Health and hygiene
Abstract
Hemangiomas are common birthmarks. They usually disappear on their own over time and most do not need treatment. Sometimes, these birthmarks may need to be treated by shrinking them.
Responsibility
IWK Dermatology Care Services, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-1310
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[In French] Forme de la tête de votre bébé

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams37825
IWK. Spina Bifida Clinic. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2022.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0015-FR
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In French. La plagiocéphalie positionnelle postérieure est le terme médical faisant référence à l'aplatissement d'un côté de l'arrière de la tête. / Information about positional plagiocephaly.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Spina Bifida Clinic
Alternate Title
Your Baby's Head Shape
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2022
Format
Pamphlet
Language
French
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Child Health
Infant Health
Subjects (LCSH)
Infants--Health and hygiene
Children--Health and hygiene
Abstract
In French. La plagiocéphalie positionnelle postérieure est le terme médical faisant référence à l'aplatissement d'un côté de l'arrière de la tête. / Information about positional plagiocephaly.
Responsibility
IWK Spina Bifida Clinic, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0015-FR
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[In French] Services de réadaptation aux bébés et aux enfants d'âge préscolaire

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams37833
IWK. Rehabilitation Care Team. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2021.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0731-FR
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in French - gives a description of the services offered, defines team member roles and other partners within the hospital
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Corporate Author
IWK. Rehabilitation Care Team
Alternate Title
Infant and Preschool Rehabilitation Service
Ergothérapie et physiothérapie
Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2021
Format
Pamphlet
Language
French
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Delivery of health care
Child Health
Infant Health
Health Services
Musculoskeletal system
Subjects (LCSH)
Orthopedics
Infants--Health and hygiene
Health services administration
Medical Care
Children--Health and hygiene
Abstract
in French - gives a description of the services offered, defines team member roles and other partners within the hospital
Responsibility
IWK Rehabilitation Care Team, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0731-FR
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Lamivudine Drug Information

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams38085
IWK. Infectious Disease / Immunology, IWK. Pharmacy. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2021.
Pamphlet Number
PL-1267
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Why is this medication being prescribed for your baby? In addition to zidovudine, additional antiretroviral medications which slow the growth of the HIV virus, may be prescribed for the baby to help prevent the baby from getting HIV infection. Lamivudine is given as part of a protocol in which the newborn receives 2 doses by mouth every 12 hours for two weeks.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Infectious Disease / Immunology
IWK. Pharmacy
Alternate Title
for the Parent / Caregiver
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2021
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Lamivudine
Antiretroviral Therapy, Highly Active
Anti-HIV Agents
Infant Health
Infection
Therapeutics
Subjects (LCSH)
Highly active antiretroviral therapy
Therapeutics
Infections
Infants--Health and hygiene
Abstract
Why is this medication being prescribed for your baby? In addition to zidovudine, additional antiretroviral medications which slow the growth of the HIV virus, may be prescribed for the baby to help prevent the baby from getting HIV infection. Lamivudine is given as part of a protocol in which the newborn receives 2 doses by mouth every 12 hours for two weeks.
Responsibility
IWK Infectious Disease / Immunology, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-1267
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Nevirapine Drug Information

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams38086
IWK. Infectious Disease / Immunology, IWK. Pharmacy. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2021.
Pamphlet Number
PL-1268
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Why is this medication being prescribed for your baby? In addition to zidovudine, additional antiretroviral medications may be prescribed for the baby to help prevent the baby from getting HIV infection. Nevirapine is given as part of a protocol in which the newborn receives a total of 3 doses by mouth.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Infectious Disease / Immunology
IWK. Pharmacy
Alternate Title
for the Parent / Caregiver
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2021
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Nevirapine
Antiretroviral Therapy, Highly Active
Anti-HIV Agents
Infant Health
Infection
Therapeutics
Subjects (LCSH)
Highly active antiretroviral therapy
Therapeutics
Infections
Infants--Health and hygiene
Abstract
Why is this medication being prescribed for your baby? In addition to zidovudine, additional antiretroviral medications may be prescribed for the baby to help prevent the baby from getting HIV infection. Nevirapine is given as part of a protocol in which the newborn receives a total of 3 doses by mouth.
Responsibility
IWK Infectious Disease / Immunology, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-1268
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IWK. Pharmacy. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2021.
Pamphlet Number
PL-1259
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Numbing cream is a medicine that is put on the skin to reduce pain and discomfort from: needle pokes such as bloodwork; placing an IV; or injections.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Pharmacy
Alternate Title
Topical Anesthetic
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2021
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Communicable Diseases
Child Health
Surgical Procedures, Operative
Therapeutics
Diagnostic Techniques and Procedures
Infection
Infant Health
Wounds and Injuries
Subjects (LCSH)
Wounds and injuries
Therapeutics
Surgery, Operative
Infections
Infants--Health and hygiene
Diagnosis
Communicable diseases
Children--Health and hygiene
Abstract
Numbing cream is a medicine that is put on the skin to reduce pain and discomfort from: needle pokes such as bloodwork; placing an IV; or injections.
Responsibility
IWK Pharmacy, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-1259
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Oral Sucrose for Painful Procedures

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams38063
IWK. Adult Surgery and Women's Ambulatory Clinics, IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit, IWK. Family and Newborn Unit, IWK. Birth Unit. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2021.
Pamphlet Number
PL-1251
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Oral sucrose is a 24% sugar water that causes the body to release endorphins, which are chemicals that can help reduce pain. Oral sucrose can be used to comfort babies under 12 months during procedures that could cause pain.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Adult Surgery and Women's Ambulatory Clinics
IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit
IWK. Family and Newborn Unit
IWK. Birth Unit
Alternate Title
A Guide for Patients/Families
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2021
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Pain in infants
Infant Health
Therapeutics
Subjects (LCSH)
Pain
Therapeutics
Infants--Health and hygiene
Abstract
Oral sucrose is a 24% sugar water that causes the body to release endorphins, which are chemicals that can help reduce pain. Oral sucrose can be used to comfort babies under 12 months during procedures that could cause pain.
Responsibility
IWK Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-1251
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Pain Relief and Tips After Having a Baby

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams37816
IWK. Adult Surgery and Women's Ambulatory Clinics, IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit, IWK. Family and Newborn Unit, IWK. Birth Unit. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2016.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0753
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Information is given on things one can do at home to help relieve pain, what medications can be taken, and what conditions merit contact with a healthcare provider.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Adult Surgery and Women's Ambulatory Clinics
IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit
IWK. Family and Newborn Unit
IWK. Birth Unit
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
Subjects (MeSH)
Reproductive Medicine
Infant Health
Maternal Health
Surgical Procedures, Operative
Therapeutics
Diagnostic Techniques and Procedures
Women's Health
Subjects (LCSH)
Women--Health and hygiene
Therapeutics
Surgery, Operative
Reproductive health
Maternal health services
Infants--Health and hygiene
Diagnosis
Abstract
Information is given on things one can do at home to help relieve pain, what medications can be taken, and what conditions merit contact with a healthcare provider.
Responsibility
IWK Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0753
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Preschool Special Needs Service

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams37790
IWK. Psychology. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2021.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0653
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information on an interdisciplinary team at IWK who conduct assessments of children under six years of age
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Corporate Author
IWK. Psychology
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2021
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Mental Disorders
Delivery of health care
Hospitalization
Child Health
Infant Health
Mental Health Services
Health Services
Subjects (LCSH)
Families--Mental health
Mental illness
Infants--Health and hygiene
Hospital patients
Health services administration
Medical Care
Children--Health and hygiene
Abstract
information on an interdisciplinary team at IWK who conduct assessments of children under six years of age
Responsibility
IWK Psychology, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0653
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Safe Sleep for Your Baby

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams38101
IWK. Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2022.
Pamphlet Number
PL-1284
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Tips for keeping baby's sleep environment safe; non-smoking home; sleep position and SIDS prevention; home temperature, etc.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
Alternate Title
Safe Sleep Practices and Harm Reduction Strategies
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2022
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Infant Health
Safety
Subjects (LCSH)
Safety
Safety measures
Infants--Health and hygiene
Abstract
Tips for keeping baby's sleep environment safe; non-smoking home; sleep position and SIDS prevention; home temperature, etc.
Responsibility
IWK Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-1284
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The VPI (Velopharyngeal Inadequacy) Clinic at the IWK Health Centre

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams37818
IWK. Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) / Otolaryngology. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2022.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0758
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Information about this IWK clinic by the Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) team.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) / Otolaryngology
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2022
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Delivery of health care
Hospitalization
Heredity
Congenital Abnormalities
Child Health
Otorhinolaryngologic Surgical Procedures
Health Services
Oral Medicine
Genetics, Medical
Infant Health
Surgical Procedures, Operative
Therapeutics
Diagnostic Techniques and Procedures
Subjects (LCSH)
Therapeutics
Surgery, Operative
Otorhinolaryngology
Oral medicine
Infants--Health and hygiene
Hospital patients
Human genetics
Health services administration
Genetics
Diagnosis
Medical Care
Abnormalities, Human
Children--Health and hygiene
Abstract
Information about this IWK clinic by the Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) team.
Responsibility
IWK Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) / Otolaryngology, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0758
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Your Baby's Head Shape

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams37640
IWK. Spina Bifida Clinic. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2021.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0015
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Information about positional plagiocephaly.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Spina Bifida Clinic
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2021
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Child Health
Infant Health
Musculoskeletal system
Subjects (LCSH)
Orthopedics
Infants--Health and hygiene
Children--Health and hygiene
Abstract
Information about positional plagiocephaly.
Responsibility
IWK Spina Bifida Clinic, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0015
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Zidovudine Drug Information

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams38087
IWK. Infectious Disease / Immunology, IWK. Pharmacy. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2021.
Pamphlet Number
PL-1269
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Why is this medication being prescribed for your baby? Zidovudine is an antiretroviral drug that slows the growth of the HIV virus. Zidovudine has shown to decrease the risk of a mother passing the HIV virus to her baby when it is taken by the mother in pregnancy and delivery and by the baby for up to 6 weeks after birth.
Available Online
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Corporate Author
IWK. Infectious Disease / Immunology
IWK. Pharmacy
Alternate Title
for the Parent / Caregiver
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2021
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Zidovudine
Antiretroviral Therapy, Highly Active
Anti-HIV Agents
Infant Health
Infection
Therapeutics
Subjects (LCSH)
Highly active antiretroviral therapy
Therapeutics
Infections
Infants--Health and hygiene
Abstract
Why is this medication being prescribed for your baby? Zidovudine is an antiretroviral drug that slows the growth of the HIV virus. Zidovudine has shown to decrease the risk of a mother passing the HIV virus to her baby when it is taken by the mother in pregnancy and delivery and by the baby for up to 6 weeks after birth.
Responsibility
IWK Infectious Disease / Immunology, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-1269
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