In French. Signs, symptoms and treatment of HSP in children. HSP is an inflammation of the small blood vessels, causing rash, sore joints, and abdominal pain.
In French. La gastroentérite, aussi appelée « grippe intestinale », est une maladie courante causée par un virus ou une bactérie. / What to look out for, and when to seek medical help.
In French. What is this program? Who, what, why and how baby is tested; explanation of disorders and test results.
The Special Access Program (SAP) provides a way for physicians to acquire medications that are not marketed in Canada. These medications are considered for patients with serious or life-threatening conditions when other treatments have been tried and failed or the side effects are intolerable.
This booklet explains angina and how you can help yourself. Angina is a discomfort in the chest caused by a temporary lack of oxygen to the heart muscle because a coronary artery is partially blocked. Topics in this booklet include: symptoms of angina, use of nitroglycerin, risk factors for coronary artery (heart) disease, how to reduce one’s risk factors for coronary artery (heart) disease, healthy eating, exercise and sexual activity. The French version of this pamphlet 1125, "Comprendre l’an…
Ce livret, qui explique l'angine de poitrine et comment améliorer votre condition, a été préparé par la régie Capital, en Nouvelle-Écosse. L'angine est une sensation de malaise dans la poitrine qui survient lorsque le cœur manque temporairement d'oxygène en raison d'un blocage partiel d'une artère coronaire. Les sujets traités dans ce livret incluent : l'utilisation de la nitroglycérine, les facteurs de risque de maladie cardiaque, la façon de réduire les risques de maladie cardiaque, l'aliment…
This pamphlet provides information on how to contact the Palliative Care Clinic. The pamphlet also answers questions related to palliative care, such as concerns related to medication costs, equipment and home care.
This guide will help you care for yourself and your loved one during your last days and hours together at home. This information will also be useful if you are caring for someone in a hospital, hospice or another institution, like a long-term care home. Topics include physical changes, eating and drinking, pain, restlessness, mouth, nose and eye care, weakness, changes in breathing patterns, looking after yourself, what to expect very near the time of death as well as when your loved one dies.
This pamphlet answers common questions about using negative pressure wound closure therapy. Topics include bathing, pain, dressing changes and when to contact a nurse or doctor. This pamphlet also explains what the different coloured lights on the device mean and what to do in each situation.
This pamphlet will help you learn about your surgery. A radical neck dissection involves the removal of all lymph nodes, muscles, nerves and blood vessels on the affected side of the neck while a functional neck dissection removes all the lymph nodes and tries to spare the muscles, nerves and blood vessels. This pamphlet explains the process from when you are taken to the operating room, after your surgery, and what to do when you get home.
Le présent dépliant fournit de l’information sur les soins à domicile après une chirurgie buccale mineure. On y traite de l’inconfort, de l’activité, des soins de la bouche, du contrôle de l’enflure et des saignements, de l’alimentation et des points de suture. Des coordonnées sont aussi fournies pour les questions urgentes et non urgentes. ; This is a French translation of the English pamphlet 0405, "After Minor Oral Surgery". This pamphlet provides information about home care after minor oral…