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Endoscopie par capsule

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Endoscopy Unit Staff. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2018.
Pamphlet Number
1854
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L’endoscopie par capsule est un examen du tube digestif pour lequel il faut avaler une capsule contenant une caméra et une lumière. La présente brochure explique comment se préparer pour l’examen et décrit à quoi s’attendre durant et après l’examen. On traite aussi des risques communs de l’examen. ; This pamphlet is a French translation of "Capsule Endoscopy" pamphlet 1300. Capsule endoscopy is an exam of the digestive tract that involves swallowing a capsule containing a camera and light. How …
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Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Endoscopy Unit Staff
Alternate Title
Capsule endoscopy
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2018
Format
Pamphlet
Language
French
Physical Description
1 electronic document (9 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Capsule Endoscopes
Diagnostic Techniques, Digestive System
Preoperative Care
Postoperative Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Capsule endoscopy
Digestive organs--Diseases--Diagnosis
Preoperative care
Postoperative care
Specialty
Diagnostic Imaging
Abstract
L’endoscopie par capsule est un examen du tube digestif pour lequel il faut avaler une capsule contenant une caméra et une lumière. La présente brochure explique comment se préparer pour l’examen et décrit à quoi s’attendre durant et après l’examen. On traite aussi des risques communs de l’examen.
This pamphlet is a French translation of "Capsule Endoscopy" pamphlet 1300. Capsule endoscopy is an exam of the digestive tract that involves swallowing a capsule containing a camera and light. How to prepare for the test, as well as what to expect during and after the test are reviewed. Common risks of the test are also provided.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Endoscopy Unit Staff, QEII
Pamphlet Number
1854
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Endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair (EVAR)

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Vascular Surgery. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2021.
Pamphlet Number
0158
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During an endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair (EVAR), your surgeon will put an endovascular stent graft in your aorta. The aorta is the largest artery in the body. This pamphlet explains what an aneurysm is and how it is treated. EVAR is an alternative to open abdominal surgery. The pamphlet outlines the advantages, disadvantages, and possible complications of EVAR compared to open surgery. What will happen before, during, and after surgery is explained. A list of symptoms that requir…
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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Vascular Surgery
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2021
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (14 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Aortic Aneurysm, Abdominal - surgery
Cardiovascular Diseases - surgery
Preoperative care
Postoperative care
Subjects (LCSH)
Aortic aneurysms
Abdominal aorta--Surgery
Specialty
Cardiovascular system
Surgery
Abstract
During an endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair (EVAR), your surgeon will put an endovascular stent graft in your aorta. The aorta is the largest artery in the body. This pamphlet explains what an aneurysm is and how it is treated. EVAR is an alternative to open abdominal surgery. The pamphlet outlines the advantages, disadvantages, and possible complications of EVAR compared to open surgery. What will happen before, during, and after surgery is explained. A list of symptoms that require immediate medical attention, as well as information about follow-up visits, is included.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Vascular Surgery
Pamphlet Number
0158
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Enhanced Recovery after Surgery

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Ryoji Fukushima, Masaki Kaibori, editors. --Singapore: Springer , c2018.
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This book provides up-to-date information and practical approaches to Enhanced Recovery after Surgery (ERAS) programs for digestive and / or cardiopulmonary surgery. ERAS programs following surgical interventions are now part of the standard of care for patients undergoing various operative procedures. These programs have been associated with reductions in complications, in length of hospital stay after surgery and in related costs, and have led to improved patient QOL. Enhanced Recovery after …
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Fukushima, Ryoji
Kaibori, Masaki
Responsibility
Ryoji Fukushima, Masaki Kaibori, editors
Place of Publication
Singapore
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2018
Physical Description
1 online resource (viii, 161 p.) : 27 illus., 12 illus. in color
ISBN
9789811067969
9789811067952 (print ed.)
9789811067976 (print ed.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Patient Satisfaction
Postoperative Care - methods
Postoperative Complications - prevention & control
Quality of Health Care
Specialty
Perioperative Medicine
Abstract
This book provides up-to-date information and practical approaches to Enhanced Recovery after Surgery (ERAS) programs for digestive and / or cardiopulmonary surgery. ERAS programs following surgical interventions are now part of the standard of care for patients undergoing various operative procedures. These programs have been associated with reductions in complications, in length of hospital stay after surgery and in related costs, and have led to improved patient QOL. Enhanced Recovery after Surgery discusses a range of aspects of the program, from surgical procedure to perioperative management. Each chapter is written by experts in the field, including digestive, cardiopulmonary and pediatric surgeons. It is a valuable resource for surgeons, nurses and administrators interested in initiating an ERAS program.
Contents
Part I. Introduction -- ESSENSE Project for Patient's Sound Recovery -- Part II. Mitigative Methods for Biological Invasive Reaction -- Minimizing the Length of the Preoperative Fasting Period to Prevent Stress and Dehydration -- Preoperative Bowel Preparation in ERAS Program: Would-be Merits or Demerits -- Objective and quantitative assessment of postoperative pain in digestive surgery -- Part III. Early Independence of Physical Activity -- Pros and Cons of Abdominal Drain in Digestive Surgery -- Avoiding Gut Starvation is Key to Early Recovery After Surgery -- Part IV. Reduction of Perioperative Anxiety and Excitation of Recovery Will -- Reduction of Perioperative Anxiety Before Surgery and to Incentives to Get Well by Patients Themselves -- Perioperative Management for Early Recovery after Esophageal Cancer Surgery -- ERAS for Gastric Surgery -- Negative Effects of Mechanical Bowel Preparation on the Postoperative Intestinal Motility of Patients with Colorectal Cancer -- Enhanced Recovery After Surgery Program for Patients Undergoing Resection of Hepatocellular Carcinoma -- Enhanced Recovery after Surgery (ERAS) for Postoperative Pediatric Surgical Disorders -- Enhanced Recovery (Fast-track) after Cardiac and Vascular Surgery -- ERAS in the Respiratory Surgery.
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e-Book
Location
Online
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Enhanced Recovery After Surgery : A Complete Guide to Optimizing Outcomes

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Olle Ljungqvist, Nader K. Francis, Richard D. Urman, editors. --Cham: Springer , c2020.
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This book is the first comprehensive, authoritative reference that provides a broad and comprehensive overview of Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS). Written by experts in the field, chapters analyze elements of care that are both generic and specific to various surgeries. It covers the patient journey through such a program, commencing with optimization of the patient’s condition, patient education, and conditioning of their expectations. Organized into nine parts, this book discusses meta…
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Ljungqvist, Olle
Francis, Nader K.
Urman, Richard D.
Responsibility
Olle Ljungqvist, Nader K. Francis, Richard D. Urman, editors
Place of Publication
Cham
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2020
Physical Description
1 online resource (xxiii, 654 p.) : 161 illus., 127 illus. in color
ISBN
9783030334437
9783030334420 (Print ed.)
9783030334444 (Print ed.)
9783030334451 (Print ed.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Enhanced Recovery After Surgery
Postoperative Care - methods
Postoperative Complications - prevention & control
Treatment Outcome
Specialty
General Surgery
Perioperative Medicine
Abstract
This book is the first comprehensive, authoritative reference that provides a broad and comprehensive overview of Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS). Written by experts in the field, chapters analyze elements of care that are both generic and specific to various surgeries. It covers the patient journey through such a program, commencing with optimization of the patient’s condition, patient education, and conditioning of their expectations. Organized into nine parts, this book discusses metabolic responses to surgery, anaesthetic contributions, and optimal fluid management after surgery. Chapters are supplemented with examples of ERAS pathways and practical tips on post-operative pain control, feeding, mobilization, and criteria for discharge. Enhanced Recovery After Surgery: A Complete Guide to Optimizing Outcomes is an indispensable manual that thoroughly explores common post-operative barriers and challenges.
Contents
Part I. Introduction -- 1. Enhanced Recovery After Surgery: A Paradigm Shift in Perioperative Care -- 2. Physiology and Pathophysiology of ERAS -- 3. Guidelines for Guidelines -- Part II. Preoperative Preparation -- 4. Preoperative Fasting and Carbohydrate Treatment -- 5. Preoperative Patient Education -- 6. Perioperative Optimization of Patient Nutritional Status -- 7. Anemia and Blood Management -- 8. Perioperative Smoking and Alcohol Cessation -- 9. Preoperative Medical Optimization -- 10. Prehabilitation -- 11. Cognitive Behavior Counseling – Preoperative Preparation in ERAS -- 12. Bowel Preparation: Always, Sometimes, Never? -- 13. Pharmacogenomics in Perioperative Care -- Part III. Intraoperative Management -- 14. Anesthetic Management and the Role of the Anesthesiologist in Reducing Surgical Stress and Improving Recovery -- 15. Analgesia During Surgery (Medications) -- 16. Regional Anesthesia Techniques for Abdominal Operations -- 17. Prevention of Intraoperative Hypothermia -- 18. Perioperative Intravenous Fluid Therapy in ERAS Pathways -- 19. ERAS and Minimally Invasive Surgical Techniques -- 20. Tubes and Drains: Current Updates on Evidence on Their Role Within Recovery -- Part IV. Postoperative Management -- 21. Management of Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting (PONV) -- 22. Early Oral Nutrition -- 23. Early Ambulation and Physiotherapy After Surgery -- 24. Postoperative Multimodal Pain Management -- 25. Nursing Considerations During Patient Recovery -- Part V. Prevention of Postoperative Complications -- 26. Long-Term Outcomes Related to ERAS -- 27. Postoperative Ileus: Prevention and Treatment -- 28. Antibiotic Prophylaxis and Surgical Site Infection Prevention -- 29. Thromboprophylaxis -- Part VI. ERAS After Discharge -- 30. Functional Recovery at Home and After Discharge -- 31. Recovery Within the Cancer Journey -- 32. Readmission Challenges and Impacts Within ERAS -- 33. An Example of a Patient’s Experience in ERAS -- Part VII. Safety and Quality Improvement in ERAS -- Measuring Outcomes in ERAS -- 35. Measurement of Recovery Within ERAS -- 36. Measuring Compliance: Audit and Data Collection -- 37. Success and Failure of ERAS: Prediction Models of Outcomes -- 38. Research Methods in Enhanced Recovery After Surgery -- 39. Toward a Learning System for ERAS: Embedding Implementation and Learning Evaluation -- Part VIII. Specialty-Specific Enhanced Recovery Programs -- 40. ERAS in Colorectal Surgery -- 41. Enhanced Recovery After Surgery: Recommendations for Esophagectomy -- 42. Enhanced Recovery After Gastrectomy -- 43. Bariatric Surgery -- 44. ERAS for Major Urological Procedures: Evidence Synthesis and Recommendations -- 45. ERAS for Breast Reconstruction -- 46. Gynecologic/Oncology Surgery -- 47. Enhanced Recovery After Surgery: Cesarean Delivery -- 48. ERAS in Spine Surgery -- 49. Orthopedic Surgery in Enhanced Recovery After Surgery -- 50. ERAS in Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery -- 51. Cardiac Surgery ERAS -- 52. Vascular Surgery and ERAS -- 53. Thoracic Surgery -- 54. Enhanced Recovery Program in the Ambulatory Surgery Setting -- 55. Enhanced Recovery After Surgery: Emergency Laparotomy -- 56. Liver Surgery -- 57. Pancreatic Surgery -- 58. Pediatric Enhanced Recovery After Surgery -- Part IX. Administrative -- 59. Department-wide Implementation of an Enhanced Recovery Pathway: Barriers and Facilitators -- 60. Introducing Enhanced Recovery Programs into Practice: Lessons Learned from the ERAS® Society Implementation Program -- 61. Enhanced Recovery After Surgery – Making the Business Case: Economics – The Alberta Experience -- 62. ERAS® Society and Latin American -- 63. ERAS® Society and Asia -- 64. ERAS for Low- and Middle-Income Countries -- 65. ERAS Position in the Global Surgical Community.
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e-Book
Location
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Enhancing your recovery after cardiac surgery : steps you can take to get better sooner

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Maritime Heart Center. ERAS Team. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2019.
Pamphlet Number
1968
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After cardiac surgery, there are lots of things you can do to speed up your recovery such as: being as fit as possible before your surgery, lowering the stress of surgery on your body, and getting up and moving soon after your surgery. This pamphlet explains how to do these things. Topics include: eating well, staying active, doing your exercises, practicing post-surgery restrictions, getting ready for surgery, steps to help your recovery while in hospital, and what to expect after you leave th…
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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Maritime Heart Center. ERAS Team
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2019
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (22 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Cardiovascular Diseases - surgery
Postoperative Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Cardiovascular system--Surgery
Postoperative care
Abstract
After cardiac surgery, there are lots of things you can do to speed up your recovery such as: being as fit as possible before your surgery, lowering the stress of surgery on your body, and getting up and moving soon after your surgery. This pamphlet explains how to do these things. Topics include: eating well, staying active, doing your exercises, practicing post-surgery restrictions, getting ready for surgery, steps to help your recovery while in hospital, and what to expect after you leave the hospital. A diary is given to help you keep track of your recovery goals. A feedback form is also listed.
Responsibility
Prepared by: ERAS Team
Pamphlet Number
1968
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IWK. Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) / Otolaryngology. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2017.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0144
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Sinusitis, surgery, post-op care.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) / Otolaryngology
Alternate Title
Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
Instructions for Patients and Families
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)
Endoscopy
Paranasal Sinuses - surgery
Postoperative Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Endoscopic surgery
Paranasal sinuses--Surgery
Postoperative care
Abstract
Sinusitis, surgery, post-op care.
Responsibility
IWK Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) / Otolaryngology, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0144
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All Zones
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General/Thoracic Surgery Procedures

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IWK. General Surgery (Pediatrics), IWK. Gastroenterology, Nutrition & Paediatric Health Psychology Team. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2020.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0077
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General information for general surgery operative procedures for which there are no specific instructions.
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Corporate Author
IWK. General Surgery (Pediatrics)
IWK. Gastroenterology, Nutrition & Paediatric Health Psychology Team
Alternate Title
Discharge Instructions
A Guide for Parents
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2020
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Postoperative Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Postoperative care
Abstract
General information for general surgery operative procedures for which there are no specific instructions.
Responsibility
IWK General Surgery (Pediatrics, Halifax, NS)
Pamphlet Number
PL-0077
Zone
All Zones
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Going Home After Heart Surgery

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IWK. Cardiology. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2019.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0974
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Kids who have had heart surgery are at risk of getting this infection during certain types of medical procedures. This includes dental work, and various surgical procedures.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Cardiology
Alternate Title
What to expect after discharge
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)
Cardiac Surgical Procedures
Postoperative Care
Risk Factors
Subjects (LCSH)
Heart--Surgery--Patients
Postoperative care
Surgery--Risk factors
Abstract
Kids who have had heart surgery are at risk of getting this infection during certain types of medical procedures. This includes dental work, and various surgical procedures.
Notes
The French version of this pamphlet is also available.
Responsibility
IWK Cardiology, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0974
Zone
All Zones
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Guidelines after general surgery

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Perioperative (Surgical) Services. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2021.
Pamphlet Number
2223
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This pamphlet gives guidelines to follow after having general surgery. Topics include activity, hygiene (showering/bathing), deep breathing and coughing, pain, nutrition, and wound care. Symptoms requiring immediate medical attention are listed. A website for further information is given. The French version of this pamphlet 2224, "Directives – Après une chirurgie générale," is also available. The Arabic version of this pamphlet 2225, is also available.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Perioperative (Surgical) Services
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2021
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([2] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Surgery
Postoperative Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Surgery
Postoperative care
Specialty
Surgery
Abstract
This pamphlet gives guidelines to follow after having general surgery. Topics include activity, hygiene (showering/bathing), deep breathing and coughing, pain, nutrition, and wound care. Symptoms requiring immediate medical attention are listed. A website for further information is given. The French version of this pamphlet 2224, "Directives – Après une chirurgie générale," is also available. The Arabic version of this pamphlet 2225, is also available.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Perioperative (Surgical) Services
Pamphlet Number
2223
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[Guidelines after general surgery]

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Perioperative (Surgical) Services. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2021.
Pamphlet Number
2225
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This is an Arabic translation of the English pamphlet 2223. This pamphlet gives guidelines to follow after having general surgery. Topics include activity, hygiene (showering/bathing), deep breathing and coughing, pain, nutrition, and wound care. Symptoms requiring immediate medical attention are listed. A website for further information is given. The French version of this pamphlet 2224, "Directives – Après une chirurgie générale," is also available.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Perioperative (Surgical) Services
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2021
Format
Pamphlet
Language
Arabic
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([2] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Surgery
Postoperative Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Surgery
Postoperative care
Specialty
Surgery
Abstract
This is an Arabic translation of the English pamphlet 2223. This pamphlet gives guidelines to follow after having general surgery. Topics include activity, hygiene (showering/bathing), deep breathing and coughing, pain, nutrition, and wound care. Symptoms requiring immediate medical attention are listed. A website for further information is given. The French version of this pamphlet 2224, "Directives – Après une chirurgie générale," is also available.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Perioperative (Surgical) Services
Pamphlet Number
2225
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The handbook of surgical intensive care : practices of the surgical residents at Duke University Medical Centre

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Clary, Bryan M. (5th ed.) --Saint Louis, MO: Mosby , 2000.
Call Number
WO 39 H236 2000
Location
Dickson Building
Call Number
WO 39 H236 2000
Author
Clary, Bryan M.
Edition
5th ed.
Place of Publication
Saint Louis, MO
Publisher
Mosby
Date of Publication
2000
ISBN
0323011063
Subjects (MeSH)
Postoperative Care
Format
Book
Location
Dickson Building
Copies
2
Loan Period
3 weeks
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Hernia or Hydrocele Repair

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IWK. Urology, IWK. General Surgery (Pediatrics), IWK. Plastic Surgery. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2020.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0043
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Post-operative information such as activity restrictions, pain relief, and bathing.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Urology
IWK. General Surgery (Pediatrics)
IWK. Plastic Surgery
Alternate Title
Post-operative Instructions
A Guide for Parents
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2020
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Hernia - surgery
Postoperative Care
Testicular Hydrocele - surgery
Subjects (LCSH)
Hernia--Surgery
Hydrocele--Surgery
Postoperative care
Abstract
Post-operative information such as activity restrictions, pain relief, and bathing.
Responsibility
IWK General Surgery (Pediatrics, Halifax, NS)
Pamphlet Number
PL-0043
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All Zones
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The house officer's guide to ICU care : fundamentals of management of the heart and lungs

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John A. Elefteriades ... [et al.]. (3rd ed.) --Minneapolis, MN: Cardiotext Publishing , c2013.
Call Number
WX 218 H842 2013
Location
Dickson Building
Halifax Infirmary
Call Number
WX 218 H842 2013
Author
Elefteriades, John A
Responsibility
John A. Elefteriades ... [et al.]
Edition
3rd ed.
Place of Publication
Minneapolis, MN
Publisher
Cardiotext Publishing
Date of Publication
c2013
Physical Description
486 p.
ISBN
9781935395683
Subjects (MeSH)
Intensive Care Units
Postoperative Care
Thoracic Surgery
Format
Book
Location
Dickson Building
Halifax Infirmary
Copies
2
Loan Period
3 weeks
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Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Gynaecology. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2018.
Pamphlet Number
1907
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A hysterectomy is an operation to remove your uterus (womb) and cervix. Other tissue, such as the ovaries, fallopian tubes, lymph nodes and parts of the vagina, may also be removed at the same time. After surgery you will have an incision in your abdomen, an intravenous (IV), a catheter (tube) in your bladder to drain urine, if needed. You may also have packing (absorbent material) to absorb blood and fluid in your vagina. Topics in this pamphlet include breathing, managing pain, activity, food…
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Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Gynaecology
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2018
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (6 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Hysterectomy
Postoperative Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Hysterectomy
Postoperative care
Abstract
A hysterectomy is an operation to remove your uterus (womb) and cervix. Other tissue, such as the ovaries, fallopian tubes, lymph nodes and parts of the vagina, may also be removed at the same time. After surgery you will have an incision in your abdomen, an intravenous (IV), a catheter (tube) in your bladder to drain urine, if needed. You may also have packing (absorbent material) to absorb blood and fluid in your vagina. Topics in this pamphlet include breathing, managing pain, activity, food, bowel activity, vaginal bleeding, incision care, blood clots, and leg swelling. Information on care at home and sex after surgery is provided. Symptoms that require medical attention are given and a resources section is provided. The French version of this pamphlet 1921, "Hystérectomie", is also available.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Angela Whynot, Nurse Educator
Pamphlet Number
1907
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Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Gynaecology. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2018.
Pamphlet Number
1921
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L’hystérectomie est une opération qui permet d’enlever l’utérus et le col de l’utérus. D’autres tissus comme les ovaires, les trompes de Fallope, des ganglions lymphatiques et des parties du vagin peuvent aussi être enlevés en même temps. Après l’opération, vous aurez une ou quelques incisions sur l’abdomen, une intraveineuse (IV) et un cathéter (tube) dans la vessie pour drainer l’urine, au besoin. Vous pourriez aussi avoir un tamponnement (matière absorbante) pour absorber le sang et le liqui…
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Gynaecology
Alternate Title
Hysterectomy
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2018
Format
Pamphlet
Language
French
Physical Description
1 electronic document (6 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Hysterectomy
Postoperative Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Hysterectomy
Postoperative care
Abstract
L’hystérectomie est une opération qui permet d’enlever l’utérus et le col de l’utérus. D’autres tissus comme les ovaires, les trompes de Fallope, des ganglions lymphatiques et des parties du vagin peuvent aussi être enlevés en même temps. Après l’opération, vous aurez une ou quelques incisions sur l’abdomen, une intraveineuse (IV) et un cathéter (tube) dans la vessie pour drainer l’urine, au besoin. Vous pourriez aussi avoir un tamponnement (matière absorbante) pour absorber le sang et le liquide s’écoulant de votre vagin. La présente brochure traite de la respiration, de la gestion de la douleur, de l’activité, de l’alimentation, des selles, des saignements vaginaux, des soins des incisions, des caillots de sang et de l’enflure des jambes. On fournit aussi de l’information sur les soins à la maison et les rapports sexuels après la chirurgie. On précise les symptômes qui exigent des soins médicaux et on propose des ressources.
This pamphlet is a French translation of "Hysterectomy" pamphlet 1907. A hysterectomy is an operation to remove your uterus (womb) and cervix. Other tissue, such as the ovaries, fallopian tubes, lymph nodes and parts of the vagina, may also be removed at the same time. After surgery you will have an incision in your abdomen, an intravenous (IV), a catheter (tube) in your bladder to drain urine, if needed. You may also have packing (absorbent material) to absorb blood and fluid in your vagina. Topics in this pamphlet include breathing, managing pain, activity, food, bowel activity, vaginal bleeding, incision care, blood clots, and leg swelling. Information on care at home and sex after surgery is provided. Symptoms that require medical attention are given and a resources section is provided.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Angela Whynot, Nurse Educator
Pamphlet Number
1921
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Hystérectomie laparoscopique

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Gynaecology. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2018.
Pamphlet Number
1896
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Une hystérectomie laparoscopique est une chirurgie qui permet d’enlever l’utérus et le col de l’utérus en passant par le vagin. Les ovaires et les trompes de Fallope sont souvent enlevés en même temps. Après la chirurgie, vous aurez une intraveineuse (IV), un cathéter (tube) pour vider la vessie de son urine et un pansement sur l’abdomen (le ventre). La présente brochure traite de la respiration, du traitement de la douleur, des saignements vaginaux, des soins des incisions, des caillots de san…
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Gynaecology
Alternate Title
Laparoscopic hysterectomy
Laparoscopy assisted vaginal hysterectomy
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2018
Format
Pamphlet
Language
French
Physical Description
1 electronic document (6 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Hysterectomy
Postoperative Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Hysterectomy
Postoperative care
Specialty
Gynecology
Abstract
Une hystérectomie laparoscopique est une chirurgie qui permet d’enlever l’utérus et le col de l’utérus en passant par le vagin. Les ovaires et les trompes de Fallope sont souvent enlevés en même temps. Après la chirurgie, vous aurez une intraveineuse (IV), un cathéter (tube) pour vider la vessie de son urine et un pansement sur l’abdomen (le ventre). La présente brochure traite de la respiration, du traitement de la douleur, des saignements vaginaux, des soins des incisions, des caillots de sang et de votre cycle menstruel. De l’information est aussi fournie sur les soins à dispenser à domicile et les rapports sexuels après la chirurgie. Les symptômes exigeant des soins médicaux sont indiqués.
This pamphlet is a French translation of "Laparoscopic Hysterectomy" pamphlet 0434. A laparoscopic hysterectomy is an operation to remove your uterus (womb) and cervix through your vagina. The ovaries and fallopian tubes are often taken out at the same time. After surgery you will have an intravenous (IV), a catheter (tube) to drain urine from your bladder, and a dressing on your abdomen (stomach area). Topics in this pamphlet include breathing, managing pain, vaginal bleeding, incision care, blood clots and your menstrual cycle. Information on care at home and sex after surgery is provided. Symptoms that require medical attention are given.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Angela Whynot, Nurse Educator
Pamphlet Number
1896
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[in French] Chirurgie générale

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IWK. General Surgery (Pediatrics), IWK. Plastic Surgery, IWK. Cleft Palate Team. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2018.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0175-A-Yanchar-Fr
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In French. Information on activity, pain control, care, and follow-up.
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Corporate Author
IWK. General Surgery (Pediatrics)
IWK. Plastic Surgery
IWK. Cleft Palate Team
Alternate Title
Excision d’un ongle
Instructions postopératoires
Guide pour les parents
Discharge instructions following ingrown toenail excision
A Guide for Parents
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
Subjects (MeSH)
Nails, Ingrown - surgery
Postoperative Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Nails, Ingrowing--Surgery
Postoperative care
Abstract
In French. Information on activity, pain control, care, and follow-up.
Notes
The English version of this pamphlet, PL-0175-A, is also available.
Responsibility
IWK General Surgery (Pediatrics, Halifax, NS)
Pamphlet Number
PL-0175-A-Yanchar-Fr
Zone
All Zones
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[in French] Chirurgie générale

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams36957
IWK. General Surgery (Pediatrics), IWK. Plastic Surgery, IWK. Cleft Palate Team. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2018.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0175-B-Brisseau-Fr
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In French. Information on activity, pain control, care, and follow-up.
Available Online
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Corporate Author
IWK. General Surgery (Pediatrics)
IWK. Plastic Surgery
IWK. Cleft Palate Team
Alternate Title
Excision d’un ongle
Instructions postopératoires
Guide pour les parents
Ingrown toenail excision
Post-operative instructions
A guide for parents
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
Subjects (MeSH)
Nails, Ingrown - surgery
Postoperative Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Nails, Ingrowing--Surgery
Postoperative care
Abstract
In French. Information on activity, pain control, care, and follow-up.
Notes
The English version of this pamphlet is also available.
Responsibility
IWK General Surgery (Pediatrics, Halifax, NS)
Pamphlet Number
PL-0175-B-Brisseau-Fr
Zone
All Zones
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[In French] Comprendre l’amygdalectomie et l’adénoïdectomie

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams36789
IWK. Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) / Otolaryngology. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2020.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0012-Fr
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In French. L’adéno-amygdalectomie est l’opération pour enlever les amygdales et les végétations. Les amygdales se trouvent au fond de la gorge et sont enlevées par la bouche. Les végétations ressemblent aux amygdales et elles sont également enlevées par la bouche. Comme elles se trouvent derrière le nez, elles ne sont pas visibles. / Pre and post operative care for parents of children having tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) / Otolaryngology
Alternate Title
The Tonsillectomy Journey
Tonsillectomy and Adenoidectomy
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2020
Format
Pamphlet
Language
French
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Adenoidectomy
Tonsillectomy
Preoperative Care
Postoperative Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Adenoidectomy
Tonsillectomy
Preoperative care
Postoperative care
Abstract
In French. L’adéno-amygdalectomie est l’opération pour enlever les amygdales et les végétations. Les amygdales se trouvent au fond de la gorge et sont enlevées par la bouche. Les végétations ressemblent aux amygdales et elles sont également enlevées par la bouche. Comme elles se trouvent derrière le nez, elles ne sont pas visibles. / Pre and post operative care for parents of children having tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy.
Notes
The English version of this pamphlet is also available.
Responsibility
IWK Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) / Otolaryngology, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0012-Fr
Zone
All Zones
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[In French] Dilatation et curetage (DC)

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams37167
IWK. Adult Surgery and Women's Ambulatory Clinics, IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2018.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0997-FR
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[In French] 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. Adult Surgery and Women's Ambulatory Clinics
IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit
Alternate Title
Guide de la patiente
Dilatation and curettage
D&C
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
Subjects (MeSH)
Dilatation and Curettage
Postoperative Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Miscarriage--Treatment
Postoperative care
Uterus--Surgery
Abstract
[In French] 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 English version of this pamphlet is also available.
Responsibility
IWK Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0997-FR
Zone
All Zones
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