Post-Operative Instructions

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IWK. Urology. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2022.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0053
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Urethral meatotomy post-operative instructions.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Urology
Alternate Title
Urethal Meatotomy
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)
Postoperative Care
Urethral Diseases - surgery
Subjects (LCSH)
Postoperative care
Urethra--Surgery
Abstract
Urethral meatotomy post-operative instructions.
Notes
The French version of this pamphlet is also available.
Responsibility
IWK Urology, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0053
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Pre op Instructions

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IWK. Pre-Operative Clinic (Children's). Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2021.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0986
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Instructions before your child comes in for surgery at the IWK Health Centre.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Pre-Operative Clinic (Children's)
Alternate Title
Children's Health Program
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
Preoperative Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Children--Surgery
Preoperative care
Abstract
Instructions before your child comes in for surgery at the IWK Health Centre.
Notes
The French and Arabic versions of this pamphlet are also available.
Responsibility
IWK Pre-Operative Clinic (Children's), Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0986
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Ostomy discharge instructions

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Nurses Specialized in Wound, Ostomy and Continence Canada - Atlantic Region. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2021.
Pamphlet Number
1365
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This double-sided sheet allows you to write down the ostomy supplies that have been ordered for you after you have received ostomy care. Details about follow-up appointments and when to call the Wound and Ostomy Clinic are listed. Contact information for nurses specialized in wound, ostomy and continence in your local areas are listed.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Nurses Specialized in Wound, Ostomy and Continence Canada - Atlantic Region
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)
Surgical Stomas
Enterostomy
Ostomy
Subjects (LCSH)
Enterostomy
Enterostomy--Equipment and supplies
Abstract
This double-sided sheet allows you to write down the ostomy supplies that have been ordered for you after you have received ostomy care. Details about follow-up appointments and when to call the Wound and Ostomy Clinic are listed. Contact information for nurses specialized in wound, ostomy and continence in your local areas are listed.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Nurses Specialized in Wound, Ostomy and Continence Canada - Atlantic Region
Pamphlet Number
1365
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Medical abortion (Mifegymiso) instructions

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Nova Scotia Choice Clinic. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2021.
Pamphlet Number
1878
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This pamphlet explains how to take the medication Mifegymiso to cause an abortion. It lists the supplies you will need, how to take the medications, and symptoms that require you to call the Nova Scotia Choice Clinic Nursing Line. Information about sex and birth control after taking Mifegymiso, and follow-up care is provided. The French version of this pamphlet 1886, "Directives pour un avortement par médicaments (Mifegymiso)," is also available.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Nova Scotia Choice Clinic
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)
Abortion, Induced
Pregnancy, Unwanted
Subjects (LCSH)
Abortion
Pregnancy, Unwanted
Specialty
Gynecology
Abstract
This pamphlet explains how to take the medication Mifegymiso to cause an abortion. It lists the supplies you will need, how to take the medications, and symptoms that require you to call the Nova Scotia Choice Clinic Nursing Line. Information about sex and birth control after taking Mifegymiso, and follow-up care is provided. The French version of this pamphlet 1886, "Directives pour un avortement par médicaments (Mifegymiso)," is also available.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Nova Scotia Choice Clinic
Pamphlet Number
1878
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Outpatient instructions after a transfusion

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Nova Scotia Provincial Blood Coordinating Program. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2019.
Pamphlet Number
1801
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You or your family member had a blood transfusion. Although rare, it is possible you may have a reaction. Symptoms to watch for and tell your health care team about, as well as symptoms requiring immediate medical attention, are listed. This pamphlet is also available as IWK Health Centre Patient Learning number: PL-1031. The French version of this pamphlet 1812, "Instructions ambulatoires après une transfusion", is also available. The Arabic version of this pamphlet 2094, "Outpatient Instructi…
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Nova Scotia Provincial Blood Coordinating Program
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2019
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([1] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Blood Transfusion
Subjects (LCSH)
Blood--Transfusion
Specialty
Hematology
Abstract
You or your family member had a blood transfusion. Although rare, it is possible you may have a reaction. Symptoms to watch for and tell your health care team about, as well as symptoms requiring immediate medical attention, are listed. This pamphlet is also available as IWK Health Centre Patient Learning number: PL-1031. The French version of this pamphlet 1812, "Instructions ambulatoires après une transfusion", is also available. The Arabic version of this pamphlet 2094, "Outpatient Instructions After a Transfusion (Arabic)", is also available. The Simplified Chinese version of this pamphlet 2126, "Outpatient Instructions After a Transfusion (Simplified Chinese)", is also available.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Nova Scotia Provincial Blood Coordinating Program
Pamphlet Number
1801
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Instructions following cleft lip surgery

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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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Instructions following Cleft Palate Surgery

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IWK. Cleft Palate Team, IWK. General Surgery (Pediatrics), IWK. Plastic Surgery. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2020.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0177
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Instructions following cleft palate surgery.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Cleft Palate Team
IWK. General Surgery (Pediatrics)
IWK. Plastic Surgery
Alternate Title
Dr. J.C. Doucet
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 Palate - surgery
Postoperative Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Cleft palate--Surgery
Postoperative care
Abstract
Instructions following cleft palate surgery.
Responsibility
IWK Cleft Palate Team, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0177
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[In Arabic] Pre op Instructions

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IWK. Pre-Operative Clinic (Children's). Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2021.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0986-AR
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In Arabic. Instructions before your child comes in for surgery at the IWK Health Centre.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Pre-Operative Clinic (Children's)
Alternate Title
Children's Health Program
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2021
Format
Pamphlet
Language
Arabic
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Child
Preoperative Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Children--Surgery
Preoperative care
Abstract
In Arabic. Instructions before your child comes in for surgery at the IWK Health Centre.
Notes
The English and French versions of this pamphlet are also available.
Responsibility
IWK Pre-Operative Clinic (Children's), Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0986-AR
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Instructions ambulatoires après une transfusion

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams35871
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Nova Scotia Provincial Blood Coordinating Program. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2019.
Pamphlet Number
1812
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Vous ou un membre de votre famille avez reçu une transfusion sanguine. Les réactions sont rares, mais possibles. Le dépliant décrit les symptômes à surveiller et à rapporter à votre équipe de soins de santé, de même que les symptômes qui exigent immédiatement des soins médicaux. ; This pamphlet is a French translation of "Outpatient Instructions after a Transfusion" pamphlet 1801. You or your family member had a blood transfusion. Although rare, it is possible you may have a reaction. Symptoms …
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Nova Scotia Provincial Blood Coordinating Program
Alternate Title
Outpatient instructions after a transfusion
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2019
Format
Pamphlet
Language
French
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([1] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Blood Transfusion
Subjects (LCSH)
Blood--Transfusion
Specialty
Hematology
Abstract
Vous ou un membre de votre famille avez reçu une transfusion sanguine. Les réactions sont rares, mais possibles. Le dépliant décrit les symptômes à surveiller et à rapporter à votre équipe de soins de santé, de même que les symptômes qui exigent immédiatement des soins médicaux.
This pamphlet is a French translation of "Outpatient Instructions after a Transfusion" pamphlet 1801. You or your family member had a blood transfusion. Although rare, it is possible you may have a reaction. Symptoms to watch for and tell your health care team about, as well as symptoms requiring immediate medical attention, are listed.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Nova Scotia Provincial Blood Coordinating Program
Pamphlet Number
1812
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[Outpatient instructions after a transfusion]

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams36760
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Nova Scotia Provincial Blood Coordinating Program. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2019.
Pamphlet Number
2094
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This pamphlet is an Arabic translation of "Outpatient Instructions After a Transfusion" pamphlet 1801. You or your family member had a blood transfusion. Although rare, it is possible you may have a reaction. Symptoms to watch for and tell your health care team about, as well as symptoms requiring immediate medical attention, are listed.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Nova Scotia Provincial Blood Coordinating Program
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2019
Format
Pamphlet
Language
Arabic
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([1] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Blood Transfusion
Subjects (LCSH)
Blood--Transfusion
Specialty
Hematology
Abstract
This pamphlet is an Arabic translation of "Outpatient Instructions After a Transfusion" pamphlet 1801. You or your family member had a blood transfusion. Although rare, it is possible you may have a reaction. Symptoms to watch for and tell your health care team about, as well as symptoms requiring immediate medical attention, are listed.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Nova Scotia Provincial Blood Coordinating Program
Pamphlet Number
2094
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[Outpatient instructions after a transfusion]

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams36763
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Nova Scotia Provincial Blood Coordinating Program. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2019.
Pamphlet Number
2126
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This pamphlet is a Simplified Chinese translation of the English pamphlet "Outpatient Instructions After a Transfusion" pamphlet 1801. You or your family member had a blood transfusion. Although rare, it is possible you may have a reaction. Symptoms to watch for and tell your health care team about, as well as symptoms requiring immediate medical attention, are listed.
Available Online
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Nova Scotia Provincial Blood Coordinating Program
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2019
Format
Pamphlet
Language
Simplified Chinese
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([1] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Blood Transfusion
Subjects (LCSH)
Blood--Transfusion
Specialty
Hematology
Abstract
This pamphlet is a Simplified Chinese translation of the English pamphlet "Outpatient Instructions After a Transfusion" pamphlet 1801. You or your family member had a blood transfusion. Although rare, it is possible you may have a reaction. Symptoms to watch for and tell your health care team about, as well as symptoms requiring immediate medical attention, are listed.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Nova Scotia Provincial Blood Coordinating Program
Pamphlet Number
2126
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Radiation Therapy : Full Bladder Instructions

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams37391
Nova Scotia Health. Cancer Care Program. [Halifax, NS]: Nova Scotia Cancer Care Program , 2018.
Pamphlet Number
1005
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This pamphlet outlines why having full bladder is beneficial for cancer treatments and provides instruction on how to make sure you have a full bladder for every appointment.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health. Cancer Care Program
Place of Publication
[Halifax, NS]
Publisher
Nova Scotia Cancer Care Program
Date of Publication
2018
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (2 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Pelvic Neoplasms - radiotherapy
Subjects (LCSH)
Pelvis--Cancer--Radiotherapy
Specialty
Radiotherapy
Abstract
This pamphlet outlines why having full bladder is beneficial for cancer treatments and provides instruction on how to make sure you have a full bladder for every appointment.
Notes
Patient & family guide
Responsibility
prepared by Nova Scotia Cancer Care Program
Pamphlet Number
1005
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Sclerotherapy discharge instructions - Dr. MacKean

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams35640
Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Minor Procedures. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2019.
Pamphlet Number
0206
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Your varicose veins have been injected with a special medication during a treatment called sclerotherapy. This medication causes a blockage in your varicose veins. This forces the blood to go around the blockage and travel through nearby healthier veins, increasing blood flow in your legs. This pamphlet gives specific directions to prevent blood clots from forming in your healthy veins. Mild side effects and a list of symptoms that require immediate medical attention are provided.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Minor Procedures
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2019
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([4] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Sclerotherapy
Subjects (LCSH)
Sclerotherapy
Specialty
Cardiovascular System
Abstract
Your varicose veins have been injected with a special medication during a treatment called sclerotherapy. This medication causes a blockage in your varicose veins. This forces the blood to go around the blockage and travel through nearby healthier veins, increasing blood flow in your legs. This pamphlet gives specific directions to prevent blood clots from forming in your healthy veins. Mild side effects and a list of symptoms that require immediate medical attention are provided.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Minor Procedures & G. MacKean MD, QEII, Halifax
Pamphlet Number
0206
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Ostomy discharge instructions : Western Zone

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Western Zone. Nurses Specialized in Wound, Ostomy and Continence Canada - Atlantic Region. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2021.
Pamphlet Number
2232
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This double-sided sheet allows you to write down the ostomy supplies that have been ordered for you after you have received ostomy care. Details about follow-up appointments and when to call the NSWOC (Nurses Specialized in Wound, Ostomy and Continence) Clinic are listed. Contact information for nurses specialized in wound, ostomy, and continence in the Atlantic region is included.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Western Zone. Nurses Specialized in Wound, Ostomy and Continence Canada - Atlantic Region
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)
Colostomy
Ileostomy
Subjects (LCSH)
Colostomy
Ileostomy
Specialty
Digestive System
Abstract
This double-sided sheet allows you to write down the ostomy supplies that have been ordered for you after you have received ostomy care. Details about follow-up appointments and when to call the NSWOC (Nurses Specialized in Wound, Ostomy and Continence) Clinic are listed. Contact information for nurses specialized in wound, ostomy, and continence in the Atlantic region is included.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Nurses Specialized in Wound, Ostomy and Continence Canada - Atlantic Region, Western Zone
Pamphlet Number
2232
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Outpatient Instructions after a Transfusion

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IWK. Transfusion Medicine Service - (Lab Services). Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2019.
Pamphlet Number
PL-1031
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You (or your family member) had a blood transfusion. and, although rare, it is possible you may have a reaction. Reactions are rare and usually mild, but they can happen after any transfusion, even if you have never had a reaction before. It’s important that you watch for and tell your health care team if you have any of the symptoms listed in this handout.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Transfusion Medicine Service - (Lab Services)
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2019
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Blood
Cardiovascular system
Surgical Procedures, Operative
Therapeutics
Diagnostic Techniques and Procedures
Child Health
Subjects (LCSH)
Blood
Abstract
You (or your family member) had a blood transfusion. and, although rare, it is possible you may have a reaction. Reactions are rare and usually mild, but they can happen after any transfusion, even if you have never had a reaction before. It’s important that you watch for and tell your health care team if you have any of the symptoms listed in this handout.
Notes
The French version of this pamphlet PL-1031-FR, is also available.
This pamphlet accompanies PL-1017-FR "Blood Transfusion". PL-1017-FR, a shared IWK/NSHA resource, now replaces the IWK pamphlet, PL-0154-FR " Blood Component and Plasma Protein Product Transfusions: information for patients and families" .
Responsibility
Nova Scotia Provincial Blood Coordinating Program
Pamphlet Number
PL-1031
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Discharge Instructions Following Sedation/General Anaesthesia

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IWK. Cardiology. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2021.
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
2021
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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Discharge instructions after your nerve block

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Acute Pain Management Department. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2019.
Pamphlet Number
0666
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This one page pamphlet gives special instructions for the first 24 hours after your nerve block. Expectations regarding strength, sensation and movement are provided with specific instructions depending on the location on your body where the nerve block was applied.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Acute Pain Management Department
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2019
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([1] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Nerve Block
Subjects (LCSH)
Nerve block
Abstract
This one page pamphlet gives special instructions for the first 24 hours after your nerve block. Expectations regarding strength, sensation and movement are provided with specific instructions depending on the location on your body where the nerve block was applied.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Acute Pain Management Department, QEII, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
0666
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Discharge Instructions after Your Nerve Block

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams37968
IWK. Pediatric Perioperative Care Unit (PPCU). Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2021.
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. Pediatric Perioperative Care Unit (PPCU)
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)
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 Perioperative Care Unit (PPCU), Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-1085
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Instructions for Term Spontaneous Rupture of Membranes

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams37911
IWK. Birth Unit. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2022.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0980
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If the amniotic fluid (bag of water) around your baby is leaking, and you are waiting to go into labour, it is important that we watch for early signs that may suggest you are developing an infection in the uterus.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Birth Unit
Alternate Title
SRM
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)
Amniotic Fluid
Prenatal Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Amniotic liquid
Prenatal care
Abstract
If the amniotic fluid (bag of water) around your baby is leaking, and you are waiting to go into labour, it is important that we watch for early signs that may suggest you are developing an infection in the uterus.
Responsibility
IWK Birth Unit, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0980
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[In French] Instructions ambulatoires après une transfusion

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams37959
IWK. Transfusion Medicine Service - (Lab Services). Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2019.
Pamphlet Number
PL-1031-FR
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[In French] Vous ou un membre de votre famille avez reçu une transfusion sanguine. Les réactions sont rares, mais possibles. Elles sont rares et habituellement légères, mais elles peuvent survenir après toute transfusion, même si vous n’en avez jamais eu auparavant. / You (or your family member) had a blood transfusion. and, although rare, it is possible you may have a reaction. Reactions are rare and usually mild, but they can happen after any transfusion, even if you have never had a reaction…
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Corporate Author
IWK. Transfusion Medicine Service - (Lab Services)
Alternate Title
Outpatient Instructions after a Transfusion
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2019
Format
Pamphlet
Language
French
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Blood
Cardiovascular system
Surgical Procedures, Operative
Therapeutics
Diagnostic Techniques and Procedures
Child Health
Subjects (LCSH)
Blood
Abstract
[In French] Vous ou un membre de votre famille avez reçu une transfusion sanguine. Les réactions sont rares, mais possibles. Elles sont rares et habituellement légères, mais elles peuvent survenir après toute transfusion, même si vous n’en avez jamais eu auparavant. / You (or your family member) had a blood transfusion. and, although rare, it is possible you may have a reaction. Reactions are rare and usually mild, but they can happen after any transfusion, even if you have never had a reaction before.
Notes
The English version of this pamphlet, PL-1031, is also available.
This pamphlet accompanies PL-1017-FR "[In French] Blood Transfusion". PL-1017-FR, a shared IWK/NSHA resource, now replaces the IWK pamphlet, PL-0154-FR " [In French] Blood Component and Plasma Protein Product Transfusions: information for patients and families" .
Responsibility
Nova Scotia Provincial Blood Coordinating Program
Pamphlet Number
PL-1031-FR
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