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IWK. Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) / Otolaryngology. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2019.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0097
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Adenoidectomy pre-operative and post-operative care.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) / Otolaryngology
Alternate Title
Instructions for Patients and Families
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)
Adenoidectomy
Preoperative Care
Postoperative Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Adenoidectomy
Preoperative care
Postoperative care
Abstract
Adenoidectomy pre-operative and post-operative care.
Responsibility
IWK Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) / Otolaryngology, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0097
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Brachial Cleft Cyst or Sinus Thyroglossal Duct Cyst

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IWK. General Surgery (Pediatrics), IWK. Plastic Surgery, IWK. Cleft Palate Team. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2020.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0042
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Information on care after surgery, including activity restrictions, pain relief, and follow-ups.
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Corporate Author
IWK. General Surgery (Pediatrics)
IWK. Plastic Surgery
IWK. Cleft Palate Team
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)
Branchioma - surgery
Postoperative Care
Thyroglossal Cyst - surgery
Subjects (LCSH)
Cysts (Pathology)--Surgery
Postoperative care
Abstract
Information on care after surgery, including activity restrictions, pain relief, and follow-ups.
Responsibility
IWK General Surgery (Pediatrics, Halifax, NS)
Pamphlet Number
PL-0042
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IWK. Urology. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2020.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0045
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Post-operative care after circumcision.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Urology
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)
Circumcision
Postoperative Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Circumcision
Postoperative care
Abstract
Post-operative care after circumcision.
Notes
The French and Arabic versions of this pamphlet are also available.
Responsibility
IWK Urology, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0045
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IWK. Urology. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2020.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0047
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Cytoscopy, post-operative instructions.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Urology
Alternate Title
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)
Cystoscopy
Postoperative Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Cystoscopy
Postoperative care
Abstract
Cytoscopy, post-operative instructions.
Notes
The French version of this pamphlet is also available.
Responsibility
IWK Urology, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0047
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Dilatation and curettage

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IWK. Adult Surgery and Women's Ambulatory Clinics, IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2017.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0997
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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
D&C
a patient 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)
Dilatation and Curettage
Postoperative Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Dilatation and extraction abortion
Miscarriage--Treatment
Postoperative care
Abstract
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 French version of this pamphlet is also available.
Responsibility
IWK Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0997
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Discharge Instructions after Your Nerve Block

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IWK. Day Surgery. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2018.
Pamphlet Number
PL-1085
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A resource for families whose child/youth has had nerve block. Going home after a nerve block - IWK patient discharge instructions.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Day Surgery
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2018
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Nerve Block
Postoperative Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Nerve block
Postoperative care
Abstract
A resource for families whose child/youth has had nerve block. Going home after a nerve block - IWK patient discharge instructions.
Responsibility
IWK Pediatric Day Surgery Recovery, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-1085
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Discharge Instructions Following Sedation/General Anaesthesia

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IWK. Cardiology. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2014.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0109
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Basic care instructions: activity; diet / foods; who to call if concerned.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Cardiology
Alternate Title
Children’s Health Program
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2014
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Anesthesia
Postoperative Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Anesthesia
Postoperative care
Abstract
Basic care instructions: activity; diet / foods; who to call if concerned.
Responsibility
IWK Cardiology, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0109
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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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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
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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
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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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[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
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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-B-Brisseau-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
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
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[In French] Comprendre l’amygdalectomie et l’adénoïdectomie

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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
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[In French] Dilatation et curetage (DC)

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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
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[In French] Directives relatives au congé après une sédation ou une anesthésie générale

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams36993
IWK. Cardiology. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2012.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0109-FR
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in French - discharge instructions following sedation/general anaesthesia
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Corporate Author
IWK. Cardiology
Alternate Title
Programme de santé des enfants
Discharge instructions following sedation / general anaesthesia
Children's Health Program
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2012
Format
Pamphlet
Language
French
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Anesthesia
Postoperative Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Anesthesia
Postoperative care
Abstract
in French - discharge instructions following sedation/general anaesthesia
Responsibility
IWK Cardiology, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0109-FR
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[In French] Retour à la maison après une chirurgie cardiaque

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams37123
IWK. Cardiology. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2016.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0974-FR
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Activité et repos / Soin des plaies / Infection / Prévention de l’endocardite (endocardite bactérienne subaiguë) / Immunisations / Visites de suivi / Il faut nous téléphoner si l’état de l’incision de votre enfant vous inquiète; si votre enfant semble malade; si vous avez des questions au sujet des soins à donner à votre enfant. / 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 proc…
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Corporate Author
IWK. Cardiology
Alternate Title
Quoi faire après avoir reçu son congé de l’hôpital
Going Home After Heart Surgery
What to expect after discharge
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2016
Format
Pamphlet
Language
French
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Cardiac Surgical Procedures
Postoperative Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Heart--Surgery--Patients
Postoperative care
Abstract
Activité et repos / Soin des plaies / Infection / Prévention de l’endocardite (endocardite bactérienne subaiguë) / Immunisations / Visites de suivi / Il faut nous téléphoner si l’état de l’incision de votre enfant vous inquiète; si votre enfant semble malade; si vous avez des questions au sujet des soins à donner à votre enfant. / 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 English version of this pamphlet is also available.
Responsibility
IWK Cardiology, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0974-FR
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Ingrown Toenail Excision

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams36841
IWK. General Surgery (Pediatrics), IWK. Plastic Surgery, IWK. Cleft Palate Team. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2020.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0175-A-Yanchar
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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
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)
Nails, Ingrown - surgery
Postoperative Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Nails, Ingrowing--Surgery
Postoperative care
Abstract
Information on activity, pain control, care, and follow-up.
Notes
The French version of this pamphlet is also available.
Responsibility
IWK General Surgery (Pediatrics, Halifax, NS)
Pamphlet Number
PL-0175-A-Yanchar
Zone
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Ingrown toenail excision

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams36956
IWK. General Surgery (Pediatrics), IWK. Plastic Surgery, IWK. Cleft Palate Team. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2018.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0175-B-Brisseau
Available Online
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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
post-operative instructions
a guide for parents
Dr. Brisseau
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2018
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Nails, Ingrown - surgery
Postoperative Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Nails, Ingrowing--Surgery
Postoperative care
Abstract
Information on activity, pain control, care, and follow-up.
Notes
The French version of this pamphlet is also aavailable.
Responsibility
IWK General Surgery (Pediatrics, Halifax, NS)
Pamphlet Number
PL-0175-B-Brisseau
Zone
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Instructions following cleft lip surgery

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams36842
IWK. Cleft Palate Team, IWK. General Surgery (Pediatrics), IWK. Plastic Surgery. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2020.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0179
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Instructions following cleft lip surgery.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Cleft Palate Team
IWK. General Surgery (Pediatrics)
IWK. Plastic Surgery
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)
Cleft Lip - surgery
Postoperative Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Cleft lip--Surgery
Postoperative care
Abstract
Instructions following cleft lip surgery.
Responsibility
IWK Cleft Palate Team, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0179
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