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Methotrexate for Ectopic Pregnancy

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IWK. Adult Surgery and Women's Ambulatory Clinics, IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit, IWK. Urogynaecology / General Gynaecology, IWK. Perioperative Services, IWK. Obstetrical Day Unit, IWK. Pharmacy, IWK. Quality, Patient Safety and Patient Experience. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2020.
Pamphlet Number
PL-1225
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An ectopic pregnancy (also called a tubal pregnancy) is a pregnancy that happens outside of the uterus, usually in the fallopian tubes. This is a possible medical emergency and can lead to death if not treated. Methotrexate is a medication stops cells from growing so that the further growth of the pregnancy stops. The tissue will be reabsorbed by your body or pass with your next period.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Adult Surgery and Women's Ambulatory Clinics
IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit
IWK. Urogynaecology / General Gynaecology
IWK. Perioperative Services
IWK. Obstetrical Day Unit
IWK. Pharmacy
IWK. Quality, Patient Safety and Patient Experience
Alternate Title
Patient and Family Information
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)
Abortifacient Agents
Methotrexate
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Pregnancy, Ectopic - drug therapy
Subjects (LCSH)
Abortifacients
Ectopic pregnancy--Treatment
Abstract
An ectopic pregnancy (also called a tubal pregnancy) is a pregnancy that happens outside of the uterus, usually in the fallopian tubes. This is a possible medical emergency and can lead to death if not treated. Methotrexate is a medication stops cells from growing so that the further growth of the pregnancy stops. The tissue will be reabsorbed by your body or pass with your next period.
Responsibility
IWK Adult Surgery and Women's Ambulatory Clinics, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-1225
Zone
All Zones
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Intimacy in long term care

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Harbourview Lodge Staff. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2019.
Pamphlet Number
1939
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Sexual Health is a state of physical, emotional, mental and social wellbeing in relation to sexuality. Harbourview Lodge has adopted the Eden Philosophy of care, which strives to eliminate the three plagues of Loneliness, Boredom and Helplessness. Staff at Harbourview Lodge support Elders' decisions to engage in intimate relationships. We promote a respectful and non-judgmental environment. Benefits of healthy sexual expression are given. Contact information is also provided should you have fur…
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Harbourview Lodge Staff
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2019
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([2] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Sexual Behavior
Aged
Homes for the aged
Subjects (LCSH)
Older people--Sexual behavior
Old age homes
Abstract
Sexual Health is a state of physical, emotional, mental and social wellbeing in relation to sexuality. Harbourview Lodge has adopted the Eden Philosophy of care, which strives to eliminate the three plagues of Loneliness, Boredom and Helplessness. Staff at Harbourview Lodge support Elders' decisions to engage in intimate relationships. We promote a respectful and non-judgmental environment. Benefits of healthy sexual expression are given. Contact information is also provided should you have further questions.
Responsibility
Developed by: Cheryl Ackert RN & Jennifer McLaughlin LPN
Pamphlet Number
1939
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