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What to eat after Whipple surgery

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams35256
Capital Health (N.S.). Food and Nutrition Services. Halifax, NS: Capital Health , 2014.
Pamphlet Number
1366
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During Whipple surgery, parts of your stomach, small bowel, and pancreas are removed. These organs are important for digesting your food. After surgery you may need to make some changes to your diet to help you feel more comfortable. Suggestions are provided about how to reduce gas and bloating, how to manage a stomach that is slow to empty, adding pancreatic enzymes to meals, and what to do about weight loss. Good fruit and vegetable choices are listed.
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Corporate Author
Capital Health (N.S.). Food and Nutrition Services
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Capital Health
Date of Publication
2014
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (5 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Pancreaticoduodenectomy
Postoperative Care
Gastrointestinal Diseases - diet therapy
Subjects (LCSH)
Pancreaticoduodenectomy
Postoperative care
Gastrointestinal system--Diseases
Specialty
Food and nutrition
Abstract
During Whipple surgery, parts of your stomach, small bowel, and pancreas are removed. These organs are important for digesting your food. After surgery you may need to make some changes to your diet to help you feel more comfortable. Suggestions are provided about how to reduce gas and bloating, how to manage a stomach that is slow to empty, adding pancreatic enzymes to meals, and what to do about weight loss. Good fruit and vegetable choices are listed.
Responsibility
Prepared by Food and Nutrition Services
Pamphlet Number
1366
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YAG laser capsulotomy

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams34346
Capital Health (N.S.). Eye Care Centre. Halifax, NS: Capital Health , 2011.
Pamphlet Number
0464
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When cataract surgery is performed, the lens is removed leaving the capsule in place. A lens implant is inserted in front of the capsule. If the capsule becomes blurry (secondary cataract), it can be treated with a YAG laser. The pamphlet describes getting ready for laser, the laser treatment and care after laser. Vision is usually clearer shortly after the treatment.
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Corporate Author
Capital Health (N.S.). Eye Care Centre
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Capital Health
Date of Publication
2011
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (5 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Posterior Capsulotomy
Cataract extraction
Capsule Opacification - prevention & control
Preoperative Care
Postoperative Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Cataract--Surgery--Complications
Cataract
Preoperative care
Postoperative care
Specialty
Ophthalmology
Abstract
When cataract surgery is performed, the lens is removed leaving the capsule in place. A lens implant is inserted in front of the capsule. If the capsule becomes blurry (secondary cataract), it can be treated with a YAG laser. The pamphlet describes getting ready for laser, the laser treatment and care after laser. Vision is usually clearer shortly after the treatment.
Responsibility
Eye Care Centre
Pamphlet Number
0464
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Your craniotomy operation : 7.3

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Capital Health (N.S.). 7.3 Neuroscience Nursing Unit. Halifax, NS: Capital Health , 2011.
Pamphlet Number
0589
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The word craniotomy means opening of the skull. The pamphlet describes care before and after surgery. Some topics described are deep breathing, routine checks, nutrition, bowel and bladder care, your incision, hygiene, comfort, and therapy. Symptoms that require medical attention after you leave the hospital are listed.
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Corporate Author
Capital Health (N.S.). 7.3 Neuroscience Nursing Unit
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Capital Health
Date of Publication
2011
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (8 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Craniotomy
Brain - surgery
Preoperative Care
Postoperative Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Craniotomy
Brain--Surgery
Preoperative care
Postoperative care
Abstract
The word craniotomy means opening of the skull. The pamphlet describes care before and after surgery. Some topics described are deep breathing, routine checks, nutrition, bowel and bladder care, your incision, hygiene, comfort, and therapy. Symptoms that require medical attention after you leave the hospital are listed.
Responsibility
7.3 Neuroscience Nursing Unit
Pamphlet Number
0589
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Capital Health (N.S.). Orthopaedics. Halifax, NS: Capital Health , 2010.
Pamphlet Number
1210
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This booklet outlines information about hip replacement surgery. Topics such as what to expect before, during, and after surgery, exercises, preparing to go home, and equipment are covered. The booklet also answers any questions you may have regarding follow-up care.
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Corporate Author
Capital Health (N.S.). Orthopaedics
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Capital Health
Date of Publication
2010
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (43 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Arthroplasty, Replacement, Hip
Rehabilitation
Preoperative Care
Postoperative Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Total hip replacement
Preoperative care
Postoperative care
Specialty
Surgery
Physiotherapy
Abstract
This booklet outlines information about hip replacement surgery. Topics such as what to expect before, during, and after surgery, exercises, preparing to go home, and equipment are covered. The booklet also answers any questions you may have regarding follow-up care.
Responsibility
Prepared by Orthopedic Health Care Team
Pamphlet Number
1210
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Capital Health (N.S.). Orthopaedic/Orthopedic Health Care Team. Halifax, NS: Capital Health , 2012.
Pamphlet Number
1223
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This booklet explains how a knee replacement is done, how to prepare for the surgery and what to expect while in hospital. A variety of exercises are provided and ways to prepare your home for after your surgery are suggested.
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Corporate Author
Capital Health (N.S.). Orthopaedic/Orthopedic Health Care Team
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Capital Health
Date of Publication
2012
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (28 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Preoperative Care
Postoperative Care
Knee
Subjects (LCSH)
Preoperative care
Postoperative care
Knee
Total knee replacement
Abstract
This booklet explains how a knee replacement is done, how to prepare for the surgery and what to expect while in hospital. A variety of exercises are provided and ways to prepare your home for after your surgery are suggested.
Responsibility
Orthopaedic/ Orthopedic Health Care Team
Pamphlet Number
1223
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