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Tips for dealing with a depression diagnosis

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111974

http://heretohelp.bc.ca/sites/default/files/DepDiagnosis_toolkit_WEB.pdf

[BC Partners for Mental Health and Addictions Information]. [Vancouver, BC]: Canadian Mental Health Association , 2011. (Book, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
This is Part 1 of a three part toolkit on managing depression. Topics include: Why me?, Is it my fault?, Why did it take so long to get a diagnosis?, Why do I have different diagnoses?, What if I don't agree with my diagnosis?, Why does (or should) my mental health professional ask me about mania?,…
Title
Tips for dealing with a depression diagnosis
Corporate Author
[BC Partners for Mental Health and Addictions Information]
Place
[Vancouver, BC]
Publisher
Canadian Mental Health Association
Year Published
2011
Series
Managing depression
Topics
Depression
Mental Health/Illness
Abstract
This is Part 1 of a three part toolkit on managing depression. Topics include: Why me?, Is it my fault?, Why did it take so long to get a diagnosis?, Why do I have different diagnoses?, What if I don't agree with my diagnosis?, Why does (or should) my mental health professional ask me about mania?, What now?, Learning about depression?, and Thinking about treatment, recovery and beyond.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://heretohelp.bc.ca/sites/default/files/DepDiagnosis_toolkit_WEB.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public

Talking to teens: Underage drinking; Facts & conversations

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111390

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/haa_talking_to_teens_underage_drinking.pdf

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/haa_talking_to_teens_underage_drinking_es_spanish.pdf

Soren, Karen. New York, NY: Health Alliance on Alcohol , 2010. (Book, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
This pamphlet provides parents and others working with youth, current facts and general information related to underage drinking so they can help teenagers make informed and ideally safe decisions. Topics include information about drinking underage; physiology; and the effects of alcohol on the bod…
Title
Talking to teens: Underage drinking; Facts & conversations
Author
Soren, Karen
Corporate Author
University Health Network
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Health Alliance on Alcohol
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
1 PDF files: (ebook): 18 p.
Topics
Alcohol Use. Alcohol-Health Effects
Alcoholism-Young Adults
Parent-Young Adult Relationships
Abstract
This pamphlet provides parents and others working with youth, current facts and general information related to underage drinking so they can help teenagers make informed and ideally safe decisions. Topics include information about drinking underage; physiology; and the effects of alcohol on the body. It also discusses the adolescent stages of development and how conversations with teens must take into account where they are physically, psychologically and cognitively.
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/haa_talking_to_teens_underage_drinking.pdf
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/haa_talking_to_teens_underage_drinking_es_spanish.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public

Tips for dealing with a mental health diagnosis

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111979

http://heretohelp.bc.ca/sites/default/files/MHDiagnosis_toolkit_WEB.pdf

BC Partners for Mental Health and Addictions Information. [Vancouver, BC]: [Canadian Mental Health Association] , 2011. (Book, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
This is Part 1 of 3 in the Managing Mental Disorders toolkit. Topics include: Why me?, Is it my fault?, Why did it take so long to get a diagnosis?, Why do I have different diagnoses?, What if I don't agree with my diagnosis?, and What now?
Title
Tips for dealing with a mental health diagnosis
Corporate Author
BC Partners for Mental Health and Addictions Information
Place
[Vancouver, BC]
Publisher
[Canadian Mental Health Association]
Year Published
2011
Series
Managing mental disorders
Topics
Mental Health/Illness
Abstract
This is Part 1 of 3 in the Managing Mental Disorders toolkit. Topics include: Why me?, Is it my fault?, Why did it take so long to get a diagnosis?, Why do I have different diagnoses?, What if I don't agree with my diagnosis?, and What now?
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://heretohelp.bc.ca/sites/default/files/MHDiagnosis_toolkit_WEB.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public

Moving on with mito : A guide for teens and young adults living with mitochondrial disorders

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog121191

http://www.mitoaction.org/files/Moving%20On%20with%20Mito%2020.pdf

Boston Children's Hospital. , [0000]. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Title
Moving on with mito : A guide for teens and young adults living with mitochondrial disorders
Corporate Author
Boston Children's Hospital
Year Published
[0000]
Physical Description
PDF, 28 pages
Topics
Youth Health
Youth with Disabilities
Language
English
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://www.mitoaction.org/files/Moving%20On%20with%20Mito%2020.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public

Ten tips for parents of children and teens with chronic pain

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113153

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1683_ChronicPainTipSheet_2014.pdf

Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2014. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCCH1683
URL Notes
Click on the link to view/print.
This handout provides helpful tips for parents of children and teens who are living with chronic pain. Also includes a recommended resource list.
Title
Ten tips for parents of children and teens with chronic pain
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
PDF: 2 p.
Topics
Pain
Chronic Pain
Abstract
This handout provides helpful tips for parents of children and teens who are living with chronic pain. Also includes a recommended resource list.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1683_ChronicPainTipSheet_2014.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1683

Improving palliative care for cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog16270

http://www.nap.edu/openbook.php?isbn=0309074029

National Cancer Policy Board (U.S.). Washington, D.C.: National Academies Press , 2001. (Book, Online)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
Title
Improving palliative care for cancer
Corporate Author
National Cancer Policy Board (U.S.)
Place
Washington, D.C.
Publisher
National Academies Press
Year Published
2001
Subjects
Palliative Care
Terminal Care
Neoplasms - therapy
Quality Assurance, Health Care
African Americans
Education, Professional
Financing, Government
Health Services Accessibility
Practice Guideline
Practice Guidelines as Topic
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://www.nap.edu/openbook.php?isbn=0309074029
Audience
Professional

http://monographs.iarc.fr/ENG/Monographs/vol44/index.php

http://monographs.iarc.fr/ENG/Monographs/vol44/mono44.pdf

International Agency for Research on Cancer. Lyon, France: International Agency for Research on Cancer , 1988. (Book, Online) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Internet
Call Number
QZ202 I585 1988 v.44
Title
Alchohol drinking
Corporate Author
International Agency for Research on Cancer
Place
Lyon, France
Publisher
International Agency for Research on Cancer
Year Published
1988
Series
IARC monographs on the evaluation of carcinogenic risks to humans 44
Subjects
Alcohol Drinking - adverse effects
Neoplasms - chemically induced
ISBN
9283212444
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Internet
URL
http://monographs.iarc.fr/ENG/Monographs/vol44/index.php
http://monographs.iarc.fr/ENG/Monographs/vol44/mono44.pdf
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ202 I585 1988 v.44
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Talking with your teen about drugs

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111873

http://www.nationalantidrugstrategy.gc.ca/pdf/parents/talking-aborder.pdf

Government of Canada. Ottawa, ON: Health Canada , 2008. (Book, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
The National Anti-Drug Strategy, announced in October 2007, is the Government of Canada’s targeted response to fight illicit drugs in Canada. The strategy is made up of three action plans – one to prevent illicit drug use among young people, a second that focuses on treatment for illicit drug addic…
Title
Talking with your teen about drugs
Corporate Author
Government of Canada
Place
Ottawa, ON
Publisher
Health Canada
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
PDF file: 14 p.
Topics
Marijuana. Pot
Parenting
Abstract
The National Anti-Drug Strategy, announced in October 2007, is the Government of Canada’s targeted response to fight illicit drugs in Canada. The strategy is made up of three action plans – one to prevent illicit drug use among young people, a second that focuses on treatment for illicit drug addiction, and a third action plan to combat the production and distribution of illicit drugs. The National Anti-Drug Strategy is a collaborative effort involving the Department of Justice, Public Safety Canada and Health Canada.
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.nationalantidrugstrategy.gc.ca/pdf/parents/talking-aborder.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public

Antidepressant skills at work : dealing with mood problems in the workplace

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog16257

http://www.carmha.ca/publications

http://www.comh.ca/antidepressant-skills/work/workbook/index.cfm

Bilsker, Dan, Gilbert, Merv, Samra, Joti. Vancouver, BC: BC Mental Health & Addiction Services (BCMHAS) , 2007. (Book, Online) — 6 copies, 6 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Surrey Library
Victoria Library
Kelowna Library
Abbotsford Library
Internet
Call Number
WM171 B599a 2007
Title
Antidepressant skills at work : dealing with mood problems in the workplace
Author
Bilsker, Dan
Gilbert, Merv
Samra, Joti
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Mental Health & Addiction Services (BCMHAS)
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
64 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Subjects
Workplace - psychology
Mental Health
Depression - prevention & control
Stress, Psychological
Life Change Events
Self Care
Problem Solving
Occupational Health Services
Affective Symptoms
Emotions
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Surrey Library
Victoria Library
Kelowna Library
Abbotsford Library
Internet
URL
http://www.carmha.ca/publications
http://www.comh.ca/antidepressant-skills/work/workbook/index.cfm
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WM171 B599a 2007
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Library Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency CSI Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Library Available

We get it : dealing with cancer as a young adult is different

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog19230

http://www.youngadultcancer.ca/our-programs/we-get-it/

Young Adult Cancer Canada. St. John's, NL: Young Adult Cancer Canada , 2010?. (Video, DVD, Online) — 11 copies, 11 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library AV Room
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ201 Y68w 2010
Delayed diagnosis ; Disintrajectorization ; Isolation ; Fertility ; Independence ; Relationships ; Survivorship
Title
We get it : dealing with cancer as a young adult is different
Corporate Author
Young Adult Cancer Canada
Place
St. John's, NL
Publisher
Young Adult Cancer Canada
Year Published
2010?
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Young Adult
Adolescent
Family Relations
Parent-Child Relations
Survivors
Social Support
Adaptation, Psychological
Popular Works
Abstract
Delayed diagnosis
Disintrajectorization
Isolation
Fertility
Independence
Relationships
Survivorship
Language
English
Material Type
Video
DVD
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library AV Room
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
URL
http://www.youngadultcancer.ca/our-programs/we-get-it/
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 Y68w 2010
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CN Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library AV Room Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VC Library AV Room Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available

http://www.gosh.nhs.uk/teenagers/your-condition/tests-and-treatments/mri-scan/

Great Ormond Street Hospital. London, UK: Great Ormond Street Hospital , [0000]. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
Click on link above to view website.
A guide for teens aged 12-18 to help them understand and prepare for a Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) scan.
Title
Tests: Having an MRI (for teens)
Corporate Author
Great Ormond Street Hospital
Place
London, UK
Publisher
Great Ormond Street Hospital
Year Published
[0000]
Topics
Magnetic Resonance Imaging. MRI. Nuclear Magnetic Resonance. NMR
Abstract
A guide for teens aged 12-18 to help them understand and prepare for a Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) scan.
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.gosh.nhs.uk/teenagers/your-condition/tests-and-treatments/mri-scan/
URL Notes
Click on link above to view website.
Audience
Patient or Public

Review of Safety Code 6 (2013) : Health Canada's safety limits for exposure to radiofrequency fields

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog21513

https://rsc-src.ca/sites/default/files/SC6_Report_Formatted_1.pdf

Demers, Paul. Ottawa, ON: Royal Society of Canada , 2014. (Book, Online)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
Title
Review of Safety Code 6 (2013) : Health Canada's safety limits for exposure to radiofrequency fields
Alternate Title
Royal Society of Canada Expert Panel : a review of Safety Code 6 (2013) : Health Canada's safety limits for exposure to radiofrequency fields
Expert Panel Report on A Review of Safety Code 6 (2013)
Author
Demers, Paul
Place
Ottawa, ON
Publisher
Royal Society of Canada
Year Published
2014
Subjects
Electromagnetic Fields - adverse effects
Environmental Exposure
Health Status Indicators
Radiation Protection - standards
Neoplasms, Radiation Induced - epidemiology
Occupational Exposure
Radio Waves - adverse effects
Risk Assessment
ISBN
9781928140009
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
https://rsc-src.ca/sites/default/files/SC6_Report_Formatted_1.pdf
Audience
Professional
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Expectations: Parenting children and teens with limb differences

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110612

http://www.amputee-coalition.org/limb-loss-resource-center/

Amputee Coalition of America. Knoxville, TN: Amputee Coalition of America , 2008. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
Click on link above to view
website, linked to the Limb Loss Resource Center, addresses a variety of topics of interest to parents, including adjustment issues, prosthetics, funding, peer support, advocacy, insurance reimbursement, technology, and prevention of secondary conditions. It also includes several resource lists and…
Title
Expectations: Parenting children and teens with limb differences
Corporate Author
Amputee Coalition of America
Place
Knoxville, TN
Publisher
Amputee Coalition of America
Year Published
2008
Topics
Amputation. Limb Prosthesis
Parenting Children with Physical Disabilities
Abstract
website, linked to the Limb Loss Resource Center, addresses a variety of topics of interest to parents, including adjustment issues, prosthetics, funding, peer support, advocacy, insurance reimbursement, technology, and prevention of secondary conditions. It also includes several resource lists and links to other youth organizations. Also available in Spanish/También disponible en español.
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.amputee-coalition.org/limb-loss-resource-center/
URL Notes
Click on link above to view
Audience
Patient or Public

Quest for quality in Canadian health care : continuous quality improvement

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog14100

http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/hcs-sss/pubs/qual/2000-qual/index-eng.php

Harrigan, Marylou. Ottawa, ON: Minister of Supply and Services Canada , 2000. 2nd ed. (Book, Online) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Kelowna Library
Internet
Call Number
WX153 C213 2000
URL Notes
Content has been archived but is still available on this site
Title
Quest for quality in Canadian health care : continuous quality improvement
Author
Harrigan, Marylou
Corporate Author
Canada. Health Canada
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Ottawa, ON
Publisher
Minister of Supply and Services Canada
Year Published
2000
Subjects
Quality Assurance, Health Care - Canada
ISBN
0662286081
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Kelowna Library
Internet
URL
http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/hcs-sss/pubs/qual/2000-qual/index-eng.php
URL Notes
Content has been archived but is still available on this site
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WX153 C213 2000
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Library Available
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Patient safety and quality : an evidence-based handbook for nurses

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog16421

http://www.ahrq.gov/qual/nurseshdbk/nurseshdbk.pdf

United States. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality , 2008. (Book, Online) — 3 copies, 3 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Internet
Call Number
WY100 P298h 2008
v.1: Patient safety and quality ; Evidence-based practice ; Patient-centered care ; v.2: Working conditions : work environment ; Critical opportunities for patient safety and quality ; v.3: Tools for improvement
Title
Patient safety and quality : an evidence-based handbook for nurses
Corporate Author
United States. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Editor
Hughes, Ronda G
Place
Rockville, MD
Publisher
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
3v.
Series
AHRQ publication no. 08-0043
Subjects
Patient Care - standards
Patient Care - nursing
Nursing
Safety Management - standards
Health Facilities - organization & administration
Quality Assurance, Health Care
Medical Errors - prevention & control
Patient-Centered Care
Quality of Health Care
Occupational Health
Patient Care Management
Evidence-Based Medicine
Abstract
v.1: Patient safety and quality
Evidence-based practice
Patient-centered care
v.2: Working conditions : work environment
Critical opportunities for patient safety and quality
v.3: Tools for improvement
ISBN
978587633539 (v.1)
978587633546 (v.2)
978587633553 (v.3)
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Internet
URL
http://www.ahrq.gov/qual/nurseshdbk/nurseshdbk.pdf
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WY100 P298h 2008
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Wheelchair transportation "safety tips" for children and youth

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112415

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/PDF/pamphlets/BCCH1649_WheelchairTransportationSafetyTips_2012.pdf

Vancouver, BC: Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children , 2012. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCCH1649
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
This pamphlet provides a safety list of Do's and Dont's for transporting children and youth in wheelchairs.
Title
Wheelchair transportation "safety tips" for children and youth
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
PDF file: 2 p.
Topics
Wheelchairs
Transportation Safety
Abstract
This pamphlet provides a safety list of Do's and Dont's for transporting children and youth in wheelchairs.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/PDF/pamphlets/BCCH1649_WheelchairTransportationSafetyTips_2012.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1649

X-ray equipment in medical diagnosis : part A : recommended safety procedures for installation and use : safety code 20A

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog19509

http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/ewh-semt/pubs/radiation/safety-code_20-securite/index-eng.php

http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/ewh-semt/alt_formats/hecs-sesc/pdf/pubs/radiation/safety-code_20-securite/safety-code20-securite-eng.pdf

Canada. Healthy Environment and Consumer Safety Branch. Ottawa, ON: Health Canada , 1999. (Book, Online)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
Title
X-ray equipment in medical diagnosis : part A : recommended safety procedures for installation and use : safety code 20A
Corporate Author
Canada. Healthy Environment and Consumer Safety Branch
Place
Ottawa, ON
Publisher
Health Canada
Year Published
1999
Series
Safety code 20A
Subjects
Radiation Protection - standards
Radiography - instrumentation
Equipment Safety
X-rays - standards
ISBN
00662290348
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/ewh-semt/pubs/radiation/safety-code_20-securite/index-eng.php
http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/ewh-semt/alt_formats/hecs-sesc/pdf/pubs/radiation/safety-code_20-securite/safety-code20-securite-eng.pdf
Audience
Professional
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When your parent has cancer : a guide for teens

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog15728

https://www.cancer.gov/publications/patient-education/when-your-parent-has-cancer

National Cancer Institute (U.S.). Baltimore, MD: National Cancer Institute , 2005. (Book, Online) — 8 copies, 8 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
Call Number
QZ201 W567 2005
URL Notes
URL links to latest edition.
Read this booklet to hear how teens coped when they found out their mother or father had cancer. It provides information about cancer treatments, ways teens can talk to family and friends, how to connect with other teens and where to find other resources for information and support.
Title
When your parent has cancer : a guide for teens
Corporate Author
National Cancer Institute (U.S.)
Place
Baltimore, MD
Publisher
National Cancer Institute
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
75 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Series
NIH Publication # 05-5734
Subjects
Parent-Child Relations
Neoplasms - psychology
Family Relations
Adolescent
Popular Works
Abstract
Read this booklet to hear how teens coped when they found out their mother or father had cancer. It provides information about cancer treatments, ways teens can talk to family and friends, how to connect with other teens and where to find other resources for information and support.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
URL
https://www.cancer.gov/publications/patient-education/when-your-parent-has-cancer
URL Notes
URL links to latest edition.
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
QZ201 W567 2005
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CN Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Missing
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.3 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.4 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available

When children die : improving palliative and end-of-life care for children and their families

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog16633

http://books.nap.edu/openbook/0309084377/html/index.html

Institute of Medicine (U.S.). Committee on Palliative and End-of-Life Care for Children and Their Families. Washington, D.C.: Institute of Medicine, National Academies Press , 2003. (Book, Online) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
VIC Pain & Symptom Management/Palliative Care
Internet
Call Number
WS200 W567 2003
Title
When children die : improving palliative and end-of-life care for children and their families
Corporate Author
Institute of Medicine (U.S.). Committee on Palliative and End-of-Life Care for Children and Their Families
Editor
Field, Marilyn Jane
Behrman, Richard E
Place
Washington, D.C.
Publisher
Institute of Medicine, National Academies Press
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
xx, 690 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Subjects
Terminal Care
Child
Health Policy
Patient Participation
Professional-Family Relations
Terminal Care - economics
Terminal Care - legislation & jurisprudence
United States
ISBN
9780309084376
0309084377
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
VIC Pain & Symptom Management/Palliative Care
Internet
URL
http://books.nap.edu/openbook/0309084377/html/index.html
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WS200 W567 2003
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Pathways to improving well-being for indigenous peoples : how living conditions decide health

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog21530

http://www.nccah-ccnsa.ca/en/publications.aspx?sortcode=2.8.10&publication=102

https://www.ccnsa-nccah.ca/495/Pathways_to_Improving_Well-being_for_Indigenous_Peoples__How_living_conditions_decide_health_.nccah?id=102

Reading, Jeff, Halseth, Regine. Prince George, BC: National Collaborating Centre for Aboriginal Health , 2013. (Book, Online) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Internet
Call Number
W 84 R287 2013
Title
Pathways to improving well-being for indigenous peoples : how living conditions decide health
Author
Reading, Jeff
Halseth, Regine
Place
Prince George, BC
Publisher
National Collaborating Centre for Aboriginal Health
Year Published
2013
Physical Description
55 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Subjects
Health Services, Indigenous
Delivery of Health Care
Community Networks
Indians, North American
Health Status Disparities
Canada
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Internet
URL
http://www.nccah-ccnsa.ca/en/publications.aspx?sortcode=2.8.10&publication=102
https://www.ccnsa-nccah.ca/495/Pathways_to_Improving_Well-being_for_Indigenous_Peoples__How_living_conditions_decide_health_.nccah?id=102
Audience
Professional
Call Number
W 84 R287 2013
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available

Radiation safety aspects of brachytherapy for prostate cancer using permanently implanted sources

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog15522

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/journal/01466453/35/3

International Commission on Radiological Protection. New York, NY: Elsevier , 2005. (Book, Online)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
Call Number
WN650 I53 2005 v.98
Radiation safety aspects of brachytherapy for prostate cancer using permanently implanted sources. A report of ICRP publication 98. Ann ICRP> 2005; 35(3) : iii-vi, 3-50. Review Erratum in: Ann ICRP 2005; 35(4) :141.
Title
Radiation safety aspects of brachytherapy for prostate cancer using permanently implanted sources
Corporate Author
International Commission on Radiological Protection
Editor
Valentin, J
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Elsevier
Year Published
2005
Series
ICRP Publication 98
Annals of the ICRP 35 : 3
Subjects
Prostatic Neoplasms - radiotherapy
Brachytherapy
Radiotherapy Dosage
Neoplasms - radiotherapy
Safety - standards
Radiation Injuries - prevention & control
Radiation Protection - methods
Abstract
Radiation safety aspects of brachytherapy for prostate cancer using permanently implanted sources. A report of ICRP publication 98. Ann ICRP> 2005; 35(3) : iii-vi, 3-50. Review Erratum in: Ann ICRP 2005; 35(4) :141.
ISBN
9780080446592
0080446590
ISSN
0146-6453
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/journal/01466453/35/3
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WN650 I53 2005 v.98
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Drinking coffee, mate, and very hot beverages

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog120906

https://monographs.iarc.fr/monographs-and-supplements-available-online/

http://publications.iarc.fr/566

International Agency for Research on Cancer, IARC Working Group on the Evaluation of Carcinogenic Risks to Humans. Lyon, France: International Agency for Research on Cancer , 2018. (Book, Online, Serial)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL Notes
Downloadable PDF available.
This publication represents the views and expert opinions of an IARC Working Group on the Evaluation of Carcinogenic Risks to Humans, which met in Lyon, 24-31 May 2016
Title
Drinking coffee, mate, and very hot beverages
Corporate Author
International Agency for Research on Cancer
IARC Working Group on the Evaluation of Carcinogenic Risks to Humans
Place
Lyon, France
Publisher
International Agency for Research on Cancer
Year Published
2018
Series
IARC monographs on the evaluation of carcinogenic risks to humans 116
Subjects
Carcinogens
Coffee - adverse effects
Ilex paraguariensis - adverse effects
Beverages - adverse effects
Hot Temperature - adverse effects
Risk Factors
Abstract
This publication represents the views and expert opinions of an IARC Working Group on the Evaluation of Carcinogenic Risks to Humans, which met in Lyon, 24-31 May 2016
ISBN
9789283201830
ISSN
1017-1606
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Serial
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
https://monographs.iarc.fr/monographs-and-supplements-available-online/
http://publications.iarc.fr/566
URL Notes
Downloadable PDF available.
Audience
Professional
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Recognizing resilience: A workbook for parents and caregivers of teens using substances

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112241

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/RecognizingResilienceWorkbook2012.pdf

McCune, Stephanie. Vancouver, BC: Vancouver Island Health Authority , 2012. (Book, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
This is a workbook for parents and caregivers who love and worry about a teenager who may be experimenting with or regularly engaged in relationship with alcohol or other drugs. It offers both concrete tips and strategies, as well as reflective exercises.
Title
Recognizing resilience: A workbook for parents and caregivers of teens using substances
Author
McCune, Stephanie
Corporate Author
Discovery Youth & Family Services
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Vancouver Island Health Authority
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
PDF file: 111 p.
Topics
Addictive Behaviour
Street Drugs. Recreational Drugs
Young Adults
Abstract
This is a workbook for parents and caregivers who love and worry about a teenager who may be experimenting with or regularly engaged in relationship with alcohol or other drugs. It offers both concrete tips and strategies, as well as reflective exercises.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/RecognizingResilienceWorkbook2012.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public

Bisphosphonate agents for the management of pain secondary to bone metastases : a systematic review of effectiveness and safety

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog13112

http://www.cadth.ca/media/pdf/170_bisphosphonate_tr_e.pdf

Wong, Rebecca, Shukla, Vijay K, Mensinkai, Shaila, Wiffen, Phil. Ottawa, ON.: Canadian Coordinating Office for Health Technology Assessment , 2004. (Report, Online) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Kelowna Library
Internet
Call Number
WE258 B622 2004
Title
Bisphosphonate agents for the management of pain secondary to bone metastases : a systematic review of effectiveness and safety
Alternate Title
Technology report, Issue 45, January 2004
Author
Wong, Rebecca
Shukla, Vijay K
Mensinkai, Shaila
Wiffen, Phil
Place
Ottawa, ON.
Publisher
Canadian Coordinating Office for Health Technology Assessment
Year Published
2004
Series
CADTH report
Technology report 45
Subjects
Diphosphonates - therapeutic use
Diphosphonates - pharmacology
Bone Neoplasms - secondary
Bone Neoplasms - drug therapy
ISBN
1894978196
Language
English
Material Type
Report
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Kelowna Library
Internet
URL
http://www.cadth.ca/media/pdf/170_bisphosphonate_tr_e.pdf
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WE258 B622 2004
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Library Available
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Raloxifene for primary and secondary prevention of osteoporotic fractures in postmenopausal women : a systematic review of efficacy and safety evidence

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog14001

http://www.cadth.ca/media/pdf/117_raloxifene_tr_e.pdf

Ottawa, ON.: Canadian Coordinating Office for Health Technology Assessment , 2005. (Report, Online)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
Title
Raloxifene for primary and secondary prevention of osteoporotic fractures in postmenopausal women : a systematic review of efficacy and safety evidence
Alternate Title
Technology report, Issue 50, January 2005
Editor
Schachter, Howard M
Place
Ottawa, ON.
Publisher
Canadian Coordinating Office for Health Technology Assessment
Year Published
2005
Series
CADTH report
Technology report 50
Subjects
Raloxifene - diagnostic use
Osteoporosis, Postmenopausal - prevention & control
Estrogen Antagonists - therapeutic use
ISBN
1894978196
Language
English
Material Type
Report
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://www.cadth.ca/media/pdf/117_raloxifene_tr_e.pdf
Audience
Professional
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http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1598_PartnersInPatientSafety_2013.pdf

Quality, Patient Safety & Accreditation. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2013. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCCH1598
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print
Gives information to parents and guardians on how to best work together with your child's health care team to keep your child safe during their stay at BC Children's.
Title
Partners in patient safety
Subtitle
Working together to keep your child safe at BC Children's Hospital
Corporate Author
Quality, Patient Safety & Accreditation
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2013
Physical Description
PDF file: 2 p.
Topics
Consumer Health Issues
Patient Relations
Patient Education
Patient-Health Care Practitioner Relations. Doctor-Patient Relations.
Abstract
Gives information to parents and guardians on how to best work together with your child's health care team to keep your child safe during their stay at BC Children's.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1598_PartnersInPatientSafety_2013.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1598

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1628_SunnyHillPatientSafety_2012.pdf

Vancouver, BC: Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children , 2012. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCCH1628
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Includes information on privacy of information, cleaning your hands, asking questions, preventing falls, medication safety, and providing us with feedback.
Title
Sunny Hill patient safety
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
PDF file: 2 p.
Topics
Consumer Health Issues
Accident Prevention
Patient Education
Public Health and Safety
Abstract
Includes information on privacy of information, cleaning your hands, asking questions, preventing falls, medication safety, and providing us with feedback.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1628_SunnyHillPatientSafety_2012.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1628

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/PHSA319_PartnersInPatientSafety_KeepYOUSafe_2013.pdf

BC Mental Health & Addiction Services. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's & BC Women's Hospitals , 2013. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
PHSA319
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Gives information to parents and guardians on how to best work together with your child's health care team to keep your child safe during their stay at Children's & Women's Mental Health.
Title
Partners in patient safety
Subtitle
Working together to keep you safe at Children's & Women's Mental Health
Corporate Author
BC Mental Health & Addiction Services
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's & BC Women's Hospitals
Year Published
2013
Physical Description
PDF file: 3 p.
Topics
Consumer Health Issues
Patient Relations
Patient Education
Patient-Health Care Practitioner Relations. Doctor-Patient Relations.
Abstract
Gives information to parents and guardians on how to best work together with your child's health care team to keep your child safe during their stay at Children's & Women's Mental Health.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/PHSA319_PartnersInPatientSafety_KeepYOUSafe_2013.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
PHSA319

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/PHSA320_PartnersInPatientSafety_ChildYouthMentalHealth_2013.pdf

Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital & BC Mental Health and Addictions Services , 2013. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
PHSA320
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print
Gives information to parents and guardians on how to best work together with your child's health care team to keep your child safe during their stay in Child and Youth Mental Health at BC Children's Hospital.
Title
Partners in patient safety
Subtitle
Working together to keep your child safe in Child and Youth Mental Health
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital & BC Mental Health and Addictions Services
Year Published
2013
Physical Description
PDF file: 4 p.
Topics
Consumer Health Issues
Patient Relations
Patient Education
Patient-Health Care Practitioner Relations. Doctor-Patient Relations.
Abstract
Gives information to parents and guardians on how to best work together with your child's health care team to keep your child safe during their stay in Child and Youth Mental Health at BC Children's Hospital.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/PHSA320_PartnersInPatientSafety_ChildYouthMentalHealth_2013.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
PHSA320

Drinking water quality in British Columbia : the public health perspective

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog10054

http://www2.gov.bc.ca/assets/gov/health/about-bc-s-health-care-system/office-of-the-provincial-health-officer/reports-publications/annual-reports/annual_report_2000.pdf

British Columbia. Office of the Provincial Health Officer. Victoria, B.C.: Ministy of Health Planning, Office of the Provincial Health Officer , 2001. (Book, Online) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Internet
Call Number
WA309 DC2.1B8 B862 2001
Title
Drinking water quality in British Columbia : the public health perspective
Alternate Title
Report on the health of British Columbians : Provincial Health Officer's annual report 2000
Corporate Author
British Columbia. Office of the Provincial Health Officer
Place
Victoria, B.C.
Publisher
Ministy of Health Planning, Office of the Provincial Health Officer
Year Published
2001
Series
Provincial Health Officer's annual report 2000
Subjects
Water Supply - standards
Public Health
British Columbia
ISSN
1195-308X
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Internet
URL
http://www2.gov.bc.ca/assets/gov/health/about-bc-s-health-care-system/office-of-the-provincial-health-officer/reports-publications/annual-reports/annual_report_2000.pdf
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WA309 DC2.1B8 B862 2001
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available

Some drinking-water disinfectants and contaminants, including arsenic

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog14178

http://monographs.iarc.fr/ENG/Monographs/vol84/index.php

http://monographs.iarc.fr/ENG/Monographs/vol84/mono84.pdf

International Agency for Research on Cancer, IARC Working Group on the Evaluation of Carcinogenic Risks to Humans (2002 : Lyon, France), World Health Organization. Lyon, France : Geneva: IARC Press ; Distributed by IARC Press and the World Health Organization Distribution and Sales , 2004. (Book, Online) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Internet
Call Number
QZ202 I585 2002 v.84
Title
Some drinking-water disinfectants and contaminants, including arsenic
Corporate Author
International Agency for Research on Cancer
IARC Working Group on the Evaluation of Carcinogenic Risks to Humans (2002 : Lyon, France)
World Health Organization
Place
Lyon, France : Geneva
Publisher
IARC Press ; Distributed by IARC Press and the World Health Organization Distribution and Sales
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
v, 512 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series
IARC monographs on the evaluation of carcinogenic risks to humans 84
Subjects
Disinfectants - adverse effects
Water Pollution - adverse effects
Drinking Water - chemistry
Chloramines - adverse effects
Chlorine - adverse effects
Arsenic - adverse effects
Organic Chemicals - adverse effects
Neoplasms - chemically induced
Environmental Exposure - adverse effects
ISBN
9283212843
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Internet
URL
http://monographs.iarc.fr/ENG/Monographs/vol84/index.php
http://monographs.iarc.fr/ENG/Monographs/vol84/mono84.pdf
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ202 I585 2002 v.84
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Krames Communications. San Bruno, Ca.: Krames Communications , 1994. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Occupational Health
Title
Back safety on the job
Corporate Author
Krames Communications
Place
San Bruno, Ca.
Publisher
Krames Communications
Year Published
1994
Subjects
Backache - popular works - pamphlets
Ergonomics - popular works - pamphlets
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Occupational Health
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1240SeizureSafetyAndFirstAid.pdf

Department of Neurosciences. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2006. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCCH1240
Information on how to keep your child safe while s/he is having a seizure including: generalized tonic-clonic seizures; complex-partial seizures; simple partial seizures; absence seizures. Also discusses seizure safety in the water, in the bathroom, during sports or activities, while driving.
Title
Seizure safety and first aid
Corporate Author
Department of Neurosciences
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
PDF file
Topics
Seizure Disorders-Coping
Abstract
Information on how to keep your child safe while s/he is having a seizure including: generalized tonic-clonic seizures; complex-partial seizures; simple partial seizures; absence seizures. Also discusses seizure safety in the water, in the bathroom, during sports or activities, while driving.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1240SeizureSafetyAndFirstAid.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1240

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1466_ChemotherapySafetyHome.pdf

*Oncology/Hematology/BMT Department. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2019. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCCH1466
URL Notes
Click on link above to view/print.
Learn how to safely handle chemotherapy medicine at home.
Title
Chemotherapy and safety at home
Corporate Author
*Oncology/Hematology/BMT Department
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2019
Physical Description
PDF file: 4 p.
Topics
Cancer-Chemotherapy
Abstract
Learn how to safely handle chemotherapy medicine at home.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1466_ChemotherapySafetyHome.pdf
URL Notes
Click on link above to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1466

SOLOS: Safety Online Outreach Society

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110379

http://www.safeonlineoutreach.com/

Safety Online Outreach Society. British Columbia: Safety Online Outreach Society , 2006-. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
Click on the link above.
Safe Online Outreach Society's website educates the public about exploitation of children and youth on the internet. The website includes information that will train youth, professionals and parents on how to recognize and respond to online sexual exploitation and assist children and youth affected…
Title
SOLOS: Safety Online Outreach Society
Corporate Author
Safety Online Outreach Society
Place
British Columbia
Publisher
Safety Online Outreach Society
Year Published
2006-
Topics
Internet
Abstract
Safe Online Outreach Society's website educates the public about exploitation of children and youth on the internet. The website includes information that will train youth, professionals and parents on how to recognize and respond to online sexual exploitation and assist children and youth affected by this issue.
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.safeonlineoutreach.com/
URL Notes
Click on the link above.
Audience
Patient or Public

Safety measures following spinal surgery

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112585

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1665_SafetyMeasuresSpinalSurgery_2013.pdf

Occupational & Physical Therapy Department. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2013. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCCH1665
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
After your child's spine surgery to correct scoliosis, it is important that safety measures are taken when moving him or her. Please follow the instructions on this pamphlet. The Occupational Therapist or Physical Therapist may talk with you about specific safety measures for your child.
Title
Safety measures following spinal surgery
Corporate Author
Occupational & Physical Therapy Department
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2013
Physical Description
PDF file: 2 p.
Topics
Spinal Cord Injury-Surgery
Scoliosis. Lordosis
Physical Therapy. Physiotherapy
Occupational Therapy
Abstract
After your child's spine surgery to correct scoliosis, it is important that safety measures are taken when moving him or her. Please follow the instructions on this pamphlet. The Occupational Therapist or Physical Therapist may talk with you about specific safety measures for your child.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1665_SafetyMeasuresSpinalSurgery_2013.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1665

Nutrition guide for women with breast cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog21293

http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/patient-and-public-info-site/Documents/Breast_Cancer_Nutrition_ebooklet_Nov_2012.pdf

BC Cancer Agency, HealthLink BC. Vancouver, BC: BC Cancer Agency , 2012. rev. ed. (Booklet, Handout, Online) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Internet
Call Number
WP870 B862n 2012
This book is part of the "Breast cancer information kit" which is available at: http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/health-info/types-of-cancer/breast-cancer/breast/information-kit#
Title
Nutrition guide for women with breast cancer
Corporate Author
BC Cancer Agency
HealthLink BC
Edition
rev. ed.
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Cancer Agency
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
68 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms - diet therapy
Breast Neoplasms - prevention & control
Nutrition Therapy
Diet
Women's Health
Complementary Therapies
Exercise
Popular Works
Abstract
This book is part of the "Breast cancer information kit" which is available at: http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/health-info/types-of-cancer/breast-cancer/breast/information-kit#
ISBN
9781896624235
1896624235
Language
English
Material Type
Booklet
Handout
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Internet
URL
http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/patient-and-public-info-site/Documents/Breast_Cancer_Nutrition_ebooklet_Nov_2012.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
WP870 B862n 2012
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Nutrition guide for men with prostate cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog21672

http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/coping-and-support-site/Documents/Support%20Programs/2014_ProstateNutrition.pdf

BC Cancer Agency Oncology Nutrition. Vancouver, BC: BC Cancer Agency Oncology Nutrition , 2014. 2nd ed. (Booklet, Handout, Online) — 14 copies, 14 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
VC Library Archives
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
Call Number
WJ752 B862n 2014
Title
Nutrition guide for men with prostate cancer
Corporate Author
BC Cancer Agency Oncology Nutrition
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Cancer Agency Oncology Nutrition
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
69 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Prostatic Neoplasms - diet therapy
Prostatic Neoplasms - prevention & control
Prostatic Neoplasms - complications
Complementary Therapies
Nutrition Therapy
Evidence-Based Practice
Body Weight
Popular Works
ISBN
9781896624242
1896624243
Language
English
Material Type
Booklet
Handout
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
VC Library Archives
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
URL
http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/coping-and-support-site/Documents/Support%20Programs/2014_ProstateNutrition.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
WJ752 B862n 2014
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Missing
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CN Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency CN Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Sexuality for the man with cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog21375

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/physicalsideeffects/sexualsideeffectsinmen/sexualityfortheman/index

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/002910-pdf.pdf

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/physicalsideeffects/sexualsideeffectsinmen/sexandmenwithcancer/index

Schover, Leslie R. New York, NY: American Cancer Society , 2013. (Booklet, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL Notes
The 2nd URL is the full version. The pdf says last medical review: 8/19/2013, last revised: 8/19/2013.
The 3rd URL is a shorter, easier-to-read version entitled Sex and men with cancer : overview. The pdf says last medical review: 8/28/2014, last revised: 9/23/2014.
Title
Sexuality for the man with cancer
Author
Schover, Leslie R
Corporate Author
American Cancer Society
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
American Cancer Society
Year Published
2013
Subjects
Sexual Behavior
Neoplasms - psychology
Male
Body Image
Popular Works
Language
English
Material Type
Booklet
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/physicalsideeffects/sexualsideeffectsinmen/sexualityfortheman/index
http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/002910-pdf.pdf
http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/physicalsideeffects/sexualsideeffectsinmen/sexandmenwithcancer/index
URL Notes
The 2nd URL is the full version. The pdf says last medical review: 8/19/2013, last revised: 8/19/2013.
The 3rd URL is a shorter, easier-to-read version entitled Sex and men with cancer : overview. The pdf says last medical review: 8/28/2014, last revised: 9/23/2014.
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended

Sexuality for the woman with cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog21376

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/physicalsideeffects/sexualsideeffectsinwomen/sexualityforthewoman/sexuality-for-the-woman-with-cancer-toc

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/002912-pdf.pdf

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/physicalsideeffects/sexualsideeffectsinwomen/sexandwomenwithcancer/index

Schover, Leslie R. New York, NY: American Cancer Society , 2013. (Booklet, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL Notes
The 2nd URL is the full version. The pdf says last medical review: 8/29/2013, last revised: 8/29/2013.
The 3rd URL is a shorter, easier-to-read version entitled Sex and women with cancer : overview. The pdf says last medical review: 9/222/2014, last revised: 9/22/2014.
Title
Sexuality for the woman with cancer
Author
Schover, Leslie R
Corporate Author
American Cancer Society
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
American Cancer Society
Year Published
2013
Subjects
Sexual Behavior
Neoplasms - psychology
Female
Body Image
Popular Works
Language
English
Material Type
Booklet
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/physicalsideeffects/sexualsideeffectsinwomen/sexualityforthewoman/sexuality-for-the-woman-with-cancer-toc
http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/002912-pdf.pdf
http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/physicalsideeffects/sexualsideeffectsinwomen/sexandwomenwithcancer/index
URL Notes
The 2nd URL is the full version. The pdf says last medical review: 8/29/2013, last revised: 8/29/2013.
The 3rd URL is a shorter, easier-to-read version entitled Sex and women with cancer : overview. The pdf says last medical review: 9/222/2014, last revised: 9/22/2014.
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended

Services for children with assistive technology needs

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog107404

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1613_AssistiveTechnologyTeam_2015.pdf

Assistive Technology Team. Vancouver, BC: Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children , 2015. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCCH1613
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Information about the Assistive Technology team at Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children.
Title
Services for children with assistive technology needs
Corporate Author
Assistive Technology Team
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children
Year Published
2015
Physical Description
1 PDF file: 2 p.
Topics
Physical Disability-Coping
Home Care Technology
Hospitals Services
Parenting Children with Physical Disabilities
Assistive Technology
Abstract
Information about the Assistive Technology team at Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1613_AssistiveTechnologyTeam_2015.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1613

Caring for a child with a cecostomy

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109832

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/Pamphlets/BCCH1446_CecostomyInstructions_2007_Feb.pdf

Pediatric General Surgery Clinic. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2007. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCCH1446
Explains what a cecostomy is and how to provide after care for a child with a cecostomy.
Title
Caring for a child with a cecostomy
Corporate Author
Pediatric General Surgery Clinic
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
PDF file
Topics
Gastrointestinal Surgery
Surgery
Abstract
Explains what a cecostomy is and how to provide after care for a child with a cecostomy.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/Pamphlets/BCCH1446_CecostomyInstructions_2007_Feb.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1446

Modifying sexuality topics for|students with disabilities

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110572

http://www.bcchildrens.ca/NR/rdonlyres/E6E7F6FB-542A-4C93-8A60-C2EAA9BA4D37/28954/ModifyingSexualityTopicsforStudentswithDisabilitie.pdf

Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children. Vancouver, BC: Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children , 2003. 2003, reviewed 2008. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCCH1523
URL Notes
Click on link above to view/print
The pamphlet provides guidelines for educators on how to modify sexuality topics for students with disabilities.
Title
Modifying sexuality topics for
students with disabilities
Corporate Author
Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children
Edition
2003, reviewed 2008
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
PDF file
Topics
Sex Education
Sexual Health
Developmental Disability
Physical Disability. Physically Challenged
Abstract
The pamphlet provides guidelines for educators on how to modify sexuality topics for students with disabilities.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.bcchildrens.ca/NR/rdonlyres/E6E7F6FB-542A-4C93-8A60-C2EAA9BA4D37/28954/ModifyingSexualityTopicsforStudentswithDisabilitie.pdf
URL Notes
Click on link above to view/print
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1523

Services for children with hearing loss

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111688

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1595_HearingLossService.pdf

Vancouver, BC: Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children , 2017. (Pamphlet, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCCH1595
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Includes information about the Hearing Loss Team (HLT) at Sunny Hill - who they are, what services they provide, how to set up an assessment with the team, and how to prepare for an assessment.
Title
Services for children with hearing loss
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children
Year Published
2017
Physical Description
PDF, 2 p.
Topics
Hearing. Hard of Hearing-Children
Hearing. Hard of Hearing
Hospitals Services
Abstract
Includes information about the Hearing Loss Team (HLT) at Sunny Hill - who they are, what services they provide, how to set up an assessment with the team, and how to prepare for an assessment.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1595_HearingLossService.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1595

Chlorinated drinking water; chlorination by-products; some other halogenated compounds; cobalt and cobalt compounds

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog7007

http://monographs.iarc.fr/ENG/Monographs/vol52/index.php

http://monographs.iarc.fr/ENG/Monographs/vol52/mono52.pdf

International Agency for Research on Cancer. Lyon, France: International Agency for Research on Cancer , 1991. (Book, Online) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Internet
Call Number
QZ202 I585 1990 v.52
Title
Chlorinated drinking water; chlorination by-products; some other halogenated compounds; cobalt and cobalt compounds
Corporate Author
International Agency for Research on Cancer
Place
Lyon, France
Publisher
International Agency for Research on Cancer
Year Published
1991
Series
IARC monographs on the evaluation of carcinogenic risks to humans 52
Subjects
Water Pollution - adverse effects
Hydrocarbons, Fluorinated
Hydrocarbons, Chlorinated
Neoplasms - chemically induced
Carcinogens
Cobalt - adverse effects
ISBN
9283212525
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Internet
URL
http://monographs.iarc.fr/ENG/Monographs/vol52/index.php
http://monographs.iarc.fr/ENG/Monographs/vol52/mono52.pdf
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ202 I585 1990 v.52
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Some chemicals present in industrial and consumer products, food and drinking water

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog21679

http://monographs.iarc.fr/ENG/Monographs/vol101/index.php

http://monographs.iarc.fr/ENG/Monographs/vol101/mono101.pdf

International Agency for Research on Cancer. Lyon, France: International Agency for Research on Cancer , 2014. (Book, Online) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Internet
Call Number
QZ202 I585 2014 v.101
Title
Some chemicals present in industrial and consumer products, food and drinking water
Corporate Author
International Agency for Research on Cancer
Place
Lyon, France
Publisher
International Agency for Research on Cancer
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
xi, 586 p. : ill. ; 27 cm.
Series
IARC monographs on the evaluation of carcinogenic risks to humans 101
Subjects
Carcinogens
Consumer Product Safety
Flavoring Agents - toxicity
Food Contamination - adverse effects
Neoplasms - chemically induced
Water Pollutants, Chemical - toxicity
ISBN
9789283213246
ISSN
1017-1606
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Internet
URL
http://monographs.iarc.fr/ENG/Monographs/vol101/index.php
http://monographs.iarc.fr/ENG/Monographs/vol101/mono101.pdf
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ202 I585 2014 v.101
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Final report : panel review of British Columbia's drinking water protection act

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog9965

http://www2.gov.bc.ca/assets/gov/environment/air-land-water/dwrp_final.pdf

Drinking Water Review Panel. Vancouver, B.C.: Drinking Water Review Panel , 2002. (Book, Online)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
Title
Final report : panel review of British Columbia's drinking water protection act
Corporate Author
Drinking Water Review Panel
Place
Vancouver, B.C.
Publisher
Drinking Water Review Panel
Year Published
2002
Subjects
Water Supply - legislation & jurisprudence
British Columbia
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://www2.gov.bc.ca/assets/gov/environment/air-land-water/dwrp_final.pdf
Audience
Professional

Tips for working with your doctor for depression

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111975

http://heretohelp.bc.ca/sites/default/files/DepDoctor_toolkit_WEB.pdf

[BC Partners for Mental Health and Addictions Information]. [Vancouver, BC]: Canadian Mental Health Association , 2011. (Book, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
This is Part 2 of a three part toolkit on managing depression. Topics include: What mental health professionals might I see?, How do I talk with these health professionals?, Defining the problem, Setting goals and making decisions, Talking to your health professionals, Making decisions, and Monitor…
Title
Tips for working with your doctor for depression
Corporate Author
[BC Partners for Mental Health and Addictions Information]
Place
[Vancouver, BC]
Publisher
Canadian Mental Health Association
Year Published
2011
Series
Managing depression
Topics
Depression
Mental Health/Illness
Abstract
This is Part 2 of a three part toolkit on managing depression. Topics include: What mental health professionals might I see?, How do I talk with these health professionals?, Defining the problem, Setting goals and making decisions, Talking to your health professionals, Making decisions, and Monitoring results.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://heretohelp.bc.ca/sites/default/files/DepDoctor_toolkit_WEB.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public

Tips for working with your doctor for mental disorders

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111980

http://heretohelp.bc.ca/sites/default/files/MHDoctortoolkit_WEB.pdf

[BC Partners for Mental Health and Addictions Information]. [Vancouver, BC]: [Canadian Mental Health Association] , 2011. (Book, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
This is Part 2 of a three part toolkit on managing depression. Topics include: What mental health professionals might I see?, How do I talk with these health professionals?, Talking to your health professionals, Defining the problem, Setting goals and making decisions, How do I set concrete goals?,…
Title
Tips for working with your doctor for mental disorders
Corporate Author
[BC Partners for Mental Health and Addictions Information]
Place
[Vancouver, BC]
Publisher
[Canadian Mental Health Association]
Year Published
2011
Series
Managing mental disorders
Topics
Mental Health/Illness
Abstract
This is Part 2 of a three part toolkit on managing depression. Topics include: What mental health professionals might I see?, How do I talk with these health professionals?, Talking to your health professionals, Defining the problem, Setting goals and making decisions, How do I set concrete goals?, Making decisions, Monitoring results, and Sticking with your treatment plan.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://heretohelp.bc.ca/sites/default/files/MHDoctortoolkit_WEB.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public

Multicultural health care : a quality improvement guide

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog16573

http://www.ncqa.org/Portals/0/HEDISQM/CLAS/CLAS_toolkit.pdf

http://www.ncqa.org/tabid/676/Default.aspx

National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA), Eli Lilly and Company. Indianapolis, IN: Eli Lilly and Company , 2007. (Book, Online)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
Title
Multicultural health care : a quality improvement guide
Corporate Author
National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA)
Eli Lilly and Company
Place
Indianapolis, IN
Publisher
Eli Lilly and Company
Year Published
2007
Subjects
Cross-Cultural Comparison
Delivery of Health Care
Patient-Centered Care
Cultural Diversity
Ethnic Groups
Professional-Patient Relations
Quality Assurance, Health Care
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://www.ncqa.org/Portals/0/HEDISQM/CLAS/CLAS_toolkit.pdf
http://www.ncqa.org/tabid/676/Default.aspx
Audience
Professional

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