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Harry goes to the hospital: A story for children about what it's like to be in the hospital

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111483
Bennett, Howard J., Weber, M.S. (ill.). Washington, DC: Magination Press , 2008. (Book) — 1 copy, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 210 BEN 2008
Written by a doctor, this is a story from a child's point of view; about Harry, who becomes sick and has to go to the hospital. It explores Harry's feelings and fears, and helps answer many of the questions that children may have about a hospital stay. A resource for parents to encourage conversati…
Title
Harry goes to the hospital: A story for children about what it's like to be in the hospital
Author
Bennett, Howard J.
Weber, M.S. (ill.)
Place
Washington, DC
Publisher
Magination Press
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
Softcover: [32 p.]: ill.
Topics
Children's Hospitalization
Picture Books
Abstract
Written by a doctor, this is a story from a child's point of view; about Harry, who becomes sick and has to go to the hospital. It explores Harry's feelings and fears, and helps answer many of the questions that children may have about a hospital stay. A resource for parents to encourage conversation.
Notes
Ages 4-8 years.
ISBN
9781433803208
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 210 BEN 2008
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Understanding the NICU: What parents of preemies and other hospitalized newborns need to know

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Zaichkin, Jeanette, Weiner, Gary, Loren, David. Elk Grove Village, IL: American Academy of Pediatrics , 2017. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JB 340 ZAI 2017
This book "will guide you through your baby's time in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU), helping you communicate with members of the NICU team, ask the right questions, and participate as a valuable partner in care. This volume also features inspirational stories from other parents' NICU expe…
Title
Understanding the NICU: What parents of preemies and other hospitalized newborns need to know
Author
Zaichkin, Jeanette
Weiner, Gary
Loren, David
Corporate Author
American Academy of Pediatrics
Place
Elk Grove Village, IL
Publisher
American Academy of Pediatrics
Year Published
2017
Physical Description
(xix, 304 pages) : illustrations.
Topics
NICU
Premature Infants
Premature Infants-Coping
Abstract
This book "will guide you through your baby's time in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU), helping you communicate with members of the NICU team, ask the right questions, and participate as a valuable partner in care. This volume also features inspirational stories from other parents' NICU experiences to bring you comfort and hope." [excerpted from cover]
ISBN
9781610020480
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JB 340 ZAI 2017
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Presence: Bringing your boldest self to your biggest challenges

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Cuddy, Amy. New York, NY: Little, Brown and Company , 2015. (Book) — 3 copies, 3 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Call Number
REF AA 75 CUD 2015
Have you ever left a nerve-racking challenge and immediately wished for a do over? Maybe after a job interview, a performance, or a difficult conversation? The very moments that require us to be genuine and commanding can instead cause us to feel phony and powerless. Too often we approach our lives…
Title
Presence: Bringing your boldest self to your biggest challenges
Author
Cuddy, Amy
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Little, Brown and Company
Year Published
2015
Topics
Leadership/Coaching
Abstract
Have you ever left a nerve-racking challenge and immediately wished for a do over? Maybe after a job interview, a performance, or a difficult conversation? The very moments that require us to be genuine and commanding can instead cause us to feel phony and powerless. Too often we approach our lives' biggest hurdles with dread, execute them with anxiety, and leave them with regret.
ISBN
9780316256575
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Audience
Professional
Call Number
REF AA 75 CUD 2015
Copy 3 BC Children's and Women's Study & Learning Commons Available
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Study & Learning Commons Available
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Civardi, Anne, Cartwright, Stephen (Illustrator). London, UK: Usborne Publishing Ltd. , 1992. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 210 CIV 1992
An introduction to the hospital for young children. Describes hospital situations and people such as nurses, surgeons, anaesthesia, and the hospital ward in an amusing, friendly way.
Title
Going to the hospital
Author
Civardi, Anne
Cartwright, Stephen (Illustrator)
Place
London, UK
Publisher
Usborne Publishing Ltd.
Year Published
1992
Physical Description
Paperback: 19 p., ill.
Series
Usborne first experiences
Topics
Children's Hospitalization
Ear Diseases-Surgery
Picture Books
Abstract
An introduction to the hospital for young children. Describes hospital situations and people such as nurses, surgeons, anaesthesia, and the hospital ward in an amusing, friendly way.
Notes
Ages 4-7
ISBN
0746015119
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 210 CIV 1992
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Fritz, Zoe, Daynes, Katie. London, England: Usborne Publishing Ltd , 2018. (Book)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GK 210 FRI 2018
From visiting a relative to having an operation, find out what really goes on inside a hospital--and meet some of the amazing people who work there.
Title
Look inside a hospital
Author
Fritz, Zoe
Daynes, Katie
Place
London, England
Publisher
Usborne Publishing Ltd
Year Published
2018
Physical Description
Hard cover, 16 pages
Topics
Hospitalization
Hospitals
Fiction
Abstract
From visiting a relative to having an operation, find out what really goes on inside a hospital--and meet some of the amazing people who work there.
ISBN
9781474948166
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GK 210 FRI 2018
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Renfrew, Ruth, deLoache, Shawn. New York, NY: Jumo , 2020. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 210 REN 2020
Comic book featuring Medikidz, superhero experts on health and illness. Explains the roles of nurses, medical assistants, doctors, child life specialists, social workers, health educators, physical therapists, occupational therapists, pharmacists and radiologic technicians. ; Ages 7-12
Title
Meet the hospital team
Author
Renfrew, Ruth
deLoache, Shawn
Editor
Medikidz USA Inc.
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Jumo
Year Published
2020
Physical Description
Softcover; 8 p.
Topics
Children's Hospitalization
Abstract
Comic book featuring Medikidz, superhero experts on health and illness. Explains the roles of nurses, medical assistants, doctors, child life specialists, social workers, health educators, physical therapists, occupational therapists, pharmacists and radiologic technicians.
Ages 7-12
ISBN
9781644551646
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 210 REN 2020
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http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW902_YourHospitalStayAParentPathway.pdf

Vancouver, BC: BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre , 2012. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCW902
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
This pamphlet outlines the path you will take as you prepare to go home with your new baby. The times indicated in this pamphlet will allow you to plan for the trip home, as long as there are no unexpected developments.
Title
Your hospital stay
Subtitle
A parent pathway
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
PDF file: 1 p.
Topics
Pregnancy/Childbirth. Obstetrics
Abstract
This pamphlet outlines the path you will take as you prepare to go home with your new baby. The times indicated in this pamphlet will allow you to plan for the trip home, as long as there are no unexpected developments.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW902_YourHospitalStayAParentPathway.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCW902
Bridwell, Norman. New York: Scholastic Inc. , 2000. (Book) — 1 copy, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 210 BRI 2000
Describes the experience of visiting the hospital.
Title
Clifford visits the hospital
Author
Bridwell, Norman
Place
New York
Publisher
Scholastic Inc.
Year Published
2000
Physical Description
Paperback, unpaged: ill.
Topics
Children's Hospitalization
Picture Books
Abstract
Describes the experience of visiting the hospital.
Notes
Ages 4-8
ISBN
043914096X
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 210 BRI 2000
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Civardi, Anne, Cartwright, Stephen (Illustrator). London, UK: Usborne Publishing Ltd. , 2005. (Book) — 2 copies, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 210 CIV 2005
An introduction to the hospital for young children. Describes hospital situations and people such as nurses, surgeons, anaesthesia, and the hospital ward in an amusing, friendly way.
Title
Going to the hospital
Author
Civardi, Anne
Cartwright, Stephen (Illustrator)
Place
London, UK
Publisher
Usborne Publishing Ltd.
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
Softcover; 19 p.
Series
Usborne first experiences
Topics
Children's Hospitalization
Ear Diseases-Surgery
Abstract
An introduction to the hospital for young children. Describes hospital situations and people such as nurses, surgeons, anaesthesia, and the hospital ward in an amusing, friendly way.
Notes
Ages 4-7
ISBN
9780746066584
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 210 CIV 2005
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Mayer, Mercer. New York, NY: Golden Books , 2005. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 210 MAY 2005
When Little Critter breaks his leg in a soccer game, he has to make his first trip to the hospital. Follow brave Little Critter as he rides in an ambulance, meets the doctor, and gets his first X-ray and his first cast.
Title
My trip to the hospital
Author
Mayer, Mercer
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Golden Books
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
Softcover; ill.; 24 p.
Topics
Children's Hospitalization
Children's Health
Abstract
When Little Critter breaks his leg in a soccer game, he has to make his first trip to the hospital. Follow brave Little Critter as he rides in an ambulance, meets the doctor, and gets his first X-ray and his first cast.
ISBN
9780060539498
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 210 MAY 2005
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Bourgeois, Paulette, Clark, Brenda (illustrator). Toronto, ON: Kids Can Press , 2000. (Book) — 1 copy, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 210 BOU 2000
Franklin's shell has cracked, and he needs to be a brave turtle when it's time to go to the hospital.
Title
Franklin goes to the hospital
Author
Bourgeois, Paulette
Clark, Brenda (illustrator)
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Kids Can Press
Year Published
2000
Physical Description
Paperback, col. ill. (unpaged).
Topics
Children's Hospitalization
X-rays
Children's Health-Surgery
Picture Books
Abstract
Franklin's shell has cracked, and he needs to be a brave turtle when it's time to go to the hospital.
ISBN
1-55074-734-7
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 210 BOU 2000
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due April 28, 2020
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Cork, Barbara, Dodds, Siobhan (illustrator). Columbus, OH: McGraw-Hill Children's , 2002. (Book) — 1 copy, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 210 COR 2002
A book about an older child's first visit to a hospital.
Title
Katie goes to the hospital
Author
Cork, Barbara
Dodds, Siobhan (illustrator)
Place
Columbus, OH
Publisher
McGraw-Hill Children's
Year Published
2002
Physical Description
Hardcover, unpaged: ill.
Topics
Children's Hospitalization
Picture Books
Abstract
A book about an older child's first visit to a hospital.
ISBN
1577689860
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 210 COR 2002
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due March 31, 2020
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Bringing baby home: From birth to six months: a how to guide for new parents

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Liandrea Productions Inc. Liandrea Productions Inc. , 2005. (Video) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GH 400 LIA 2005
This DVD covers baby basics, hygiene and sleep, post-partum Care and common concerns, coping, and advice for couples. It includes: ; Baby's Appearance; Baby's Size; A Newborn's Head; ; Soft Spot; Baby's Hair; Cradle Cap; Baby's Eyes; Cleaning Baby's Eyes; ; Eye Colour; Baby's Vision; Milia; ; Baby'…
Title
Bringing baby home: From birth to six months: a how to guide for new parents
Corporate Author
Liandrea Productions Inc
Publisher
Liandrea Productions Inc.
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
1 DVD (71 min.)
Topics
Postnatal Care
Parenting
Infants
Abstract
This DVD covers baby basics, hygiene and sleep, post-partum Care and common concerns, coping, and advice for couples. It includes:
Baby's Appearance; Baby's Size; A Newborn's Head;
Soft Spot; Baby's Hair; Cradle Cap; Baby's Eyes; Cleaning Baby's Eyes;
Eye Colour; Baby's Vision; Milia;
Baby's Neck; Baby's Skin; Fingernails;
Umbilical Cord; Genital Organs; Jaundice;
Circumcision; Diapering Baby Girls; Diapering Baby Boys;
Diaper Rash; Holding a Baby; Football Hold; Cradle Hold;
Shoulder Hold; Crying; Colic;
Vaccination Calendar; Recommended Vaccinations; Baby's Body Temperature; Infant Car Seat;
Toddler Car Seat; Infant Car Seat Without Base; Car Seat Safety Tips ; Breastfeeding; Hunger Cues;
Preparing to Breastfeed; Let-Down Reflex; Breastfeeding Positions; Expressing Milk;
Cross-cradle Hold; Football Hold; Upright Hold; Preparing to Breastfeed;
Latching On; Milk Production; Normal Milk Consumption in a 24-hour Period; Is Baby Getting Enough Milk?; Benefits of Breastfeeding;
Common Breastfeeding Problems; Painful Breasts; Engorgement; Blocked Milk Duct; Sore or Cracked Nipples; Mastitis;
Mastitis Treatments; Thrush; Warming Breastmilk; Storing Breastmilk; Burping; Regurgitation;
Vomiting; Hiccups; Bottle-feeding; Pacifiers; Bathing; Preparing a Bath; Sponge Bath;
Immersion Bath; Swaddling; Sleeping Basics; Newborn Sleep Patterns; Sleeping through the Night; Crib Preparation; Sleeping Position; Healthy Sleep Habits; Sudden Infant Death Syndrome SIDS; Baby's First Check-Up;
Baby's First Check-Up Checklist; Baby's Vision & Hearing; Crossed Eyes ; Swollen Breasts ; Birthmarks ; Fever ; Lethargy & Fatigue ; Irritability ; When You Must See Your Doctor;
Teething ; Vomiting ; Diarrhea ; Babies and the Common Cold; Rest & Recovery ; When to Resume Exercise ; Losing Weight ;
Perineal Care ; Sitz Bath ; Resuming Sex ; Contraception; Post-Partum Blues; Post-Partum Depression; Couple Time; The Rest of the Family ; Role of a New Mother
Notes
0-6 months
Language
English
Material Type
Video
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GH 400 LIA 2005
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Parenting your powerful child: Bringing an end to the everyday battles

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog114735
Leman, Kevin, England, Maurice (narrator). Ohio, USA: Brilliance Audio | Playaway , 2013. (Audio, Pre-loaded Media) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
PLAY GK 600 LEM 2013
Dr. Kevin Leman offers the fail-safe action plan to redirecting power surges into positive traits that will prepare the powerful child for a successful, happy, productive adult life. Parents will learn how powerful children are created, what makes them tick, what makes them explode, and what they c…
Title
Parenting your powerful child: Bringing an end to the everyday battles
Author
Leman, Kevin
England, Maurice (narrator)
Place
Ohio, USA
Publisher
Brilliance Audio
Playaway
Year Published
2013
Physical Description
1 playaway, 1 AAA battery: 07:04:31
Topics
Parenting
Child Behaviour
Abstract
Dr. Kevin Leman offers the fail-safe action plan to redirecting power surges into positive traits that will prepare the powerful child for a successful, happy, productive adult life. Parents will learn how powerful children are created, what makes them tick, what makes them explode, and what they can do to change the power plays . . . for the good of the entire family/unabridged.
Notes
Playaway is a better listening experience combining as easy-to-use player with an entire audiobook.
ISBN
9781480559332
Language
English
Material Type
Audio
Pre-loaded Media
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
PLAY GK 600 LEM 2013
copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Karim, Roberta, Truesdell, Sue (Illustrator). New York, NY: Houghton Mifflin , 1998. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 210 KAR 1998
Hospital patient Filbert MacFee transforms himself into a series of animals to avoid some unpleasant medical procedures, making the nurses so frustrated that he is finally allowed to go home.
Title
This is a hospital, not a zoo!
Author
Karim, Roberta
Truesdell, Sue (Illustrator)
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Houghton Mifflin
Year Published
1998
Physical Description
Paperback, 48 p. : ill
Topics
Children's Hospitalization
Picture Books
Abstract
Hospital patient Filbert MacFee transforms himself into a series of animals to avoid some unpleasant medical procedures, making the nurses so frustrated that he is finally allowed to go home.
Notes
Ages 4-8.
ISBN
0395720990
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 210 KAR 1998
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Hospital for Sick Children handbook of pediatrics

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112646
Dipchand, Anne, Friedman, Jeremy, Bismilla, Zia, Gupta, Sumit, Lam, Catherine. Toronto, ON: Saunders Elsevier , 2009. 11th ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Call Number
REF GK 100 DIP 2009
This handbook offers diagnostic and therapeutic approaches to pediatric clinical problems. Representing over 50 years of expert guidance from one of the world's leading pediatric health science centers, this practical reference book provides succinct, easily accesible, and evidence-based answers fo…
Title
Hospital for Sick Children handbook of pediatrics
Author
Dipchand, Anne
Friedman, Jeremy
Bismilla, Zia
Gupta, Sumit
Lam, Catherine
Edition
11th ed.
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Saunders Elsevier
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
Softcover: 996 p.
Topics
Children's Health. Pediatrics
UBC MD Undergrad
Abstract
This handbook offers diagnostic and therapeutic approaches to pediatric clinical problems. Representing over 50 years of expert guidance from one of the world's leading pediatric health science centers, this practical reference book provides succinct, easily accesible, and evidence-based answers for those caring for pediatric patients.
ISBN
9781897422045
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Audience
Professional
Call Number
REF GK 100 DIP 2009
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Study & Learning Commons REF Available
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Welcome to BC Children's Hospital Emergency Department

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog108829

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/Emergency_379_may05.pdf

Emergency Department. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2005. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
PE 379
Information on what to expect during your visit to the Emergency Department.
Title
Welcome to BC Children's Hospital Emergency Department
Corporate Author
Emergency Department
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
PDF file
Topics
Emergency Medicine
Abstract
Information on what to expect during your visit to the Emergency Department.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/Emergency_379_may05.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
PE 379

Getting to BC Children's Hospital and BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113150

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/CW620_GettingToBCCHandBCWHHC_2014.pdf

Learning & Development. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2014. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
CW620
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view and print.
This pamphlet provides updated parking and navigation information for patients and families visiting BC Children's Hospital or BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre.
Title
Getting to BC Children's Hospital and BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre
Corporate Author
Learning & Development
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
PDF: 2 p.
Abstract
This pamphlet provides updated parking and navigation information for patients and families visiting BC Children's Hospital or BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/CW620_GettingToBCCHandBCWHHC_2014.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view and print.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
CW620

When Molly was in the hospital: A book for brothers and sisters of hospitalized children

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110009
Duncan, Debbie. Windsor, CA: Rayve Productions , 1994. (Book) — 1 copy, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 210 DUN 1994
This is a book offering support for young children when a brother or sister is in hospital. It explores the emotions that go through children's minds when a sibling is in hospital.
Title
When Molly was in the hospital: A book for brothers and sisters of hospitalized children
Author
Duncan, Debbie
Place
Windsor, CA
Publisher
Rayve Productions
Year Published
1994
Physical Description
Hardcover, unpaged, ill.
Topics
Children's Hospitalization
Picture Books
Abstract
This is a book offering support for young children when a brother or sister is in hospital. It explores the emotions that go through children's minds when a sibling is in hospital.
ISBN
1877810444
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 210 DUN 1994
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due March 31, 2020
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Making hospitals work: how to improve patient care while saving everyone's time and hospitals' resources

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112911
Baker, Marc, Taylor, Ian, Mitchell, Alan. Goodrich, UK: Lean Enterprise Academy Ltd. , 2009. (Book) — 21 copies, 21 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Call Number
REF AA 120 BAK 2009
"Making Hospitals Work" provides a roadmap to healthcare leaders who are seeking to create a lean hospital.
Title
Making hospitals work: how to improve patient care while saving everyone's time and hospitals' resources
Author
Baker, Marc
Taylor, Ian
Mitchell, Alan
Place
Goodrich, UK
Publisher
Lean Enterprise Academy Ltd.
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
Paperback: 168 p.
Topics
Lean Leader Development
Abstract
"Making Hospitals Work" provides a roadmap to healthcare leaders who are seeking to create a lean hospital.
ISBN
978-0955147326
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Audience
Professional
Call Number
REF AA 120 BAK 2009
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Study & Learning Commons REF Available
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Patient- and family-centered care: A hospital self-assessment inventory

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109265

http://www.aha.org/aha/key_issues/patient_safety/resources/patientcenteredcare.html

Institute for family-centered care. Bethesda, MD: Institute for Family-Centered Care , 2004. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
IA 401 INS 2004
Patient- and family-centered care is an approach to the planning, delivery and evaluation of health care that is grounded in mutually beneficial partnerships among patients, families, and health care practitioners. To be used by either hospitals’ leadership team or an organizational cross-functiona…
Title
Patient- and family-centered care: A hospital self-assessment inventory
Corporate Author
Institute for family-centered care
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
Institute for Family-Centered Care
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
1 binding; 2 leaves
Series
Strategies for leadership
Topics
Family Centred Care
Health Care Delivery Systems
Abstract
Patient- and family-centered care is an approach to the planning, delivery and evaluation of health care that is grounded in mutually beneficial partnerships among patients, families, and health care practitioners. To be used by either hospitals’ leadership team or an organizational cross-functional team (which includes patients), this assessment tool will evaluate the progress hospitals have made and identify opportunities for improvement.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://www.aha.org/aha/key_issues/patient_safety/resources/patientcenteredcare.html
Audience
Professional
Call Number
IA 401 INS 2004
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

Toby the pet therapy dog and his hospital friends

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112562
Hammond, Charmaine, Prevec, Rose Anne (Illustrator). Gardena, CA: Kendahl House Press , 2011. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR EG 900 HAM 2011
Toby is a big, brown, happy dog. Every week, his owner, Miss Charmaine, takes him to visit and comfort children who are in the hospital. Follow Toby for a day and see how he makes friends with the children and helps to make them happy.
Title
Toby the pet therapy dog and his hospital friends
Author
Hammond, Charmaine
Prevec, Rose Anne (Illustrator)
Place
Gardena, CA
Publisher
Kendahl House Press
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
Softcover: [34 p.]
Topics
Pet Therapy
Picture Books
Abstract
Toby is a big, brown, happy dog. Every week, his owner, Miss Charmaine, takes him to visit and comfort children who are in the hospital. Follow Toby for a day and see how he makes friends with the children and helps to make them happy.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR EG 900 HAM 2011
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Partners in Care: The family advisory to BC Children's Hospital

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110924

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1457Partner'sInCare.pdf

Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2007. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCCH1457
URL Notes
Clink on the link above to view
Information about The family advisory committee to BC Children's Hospital and how to join.
Title
Partners in Care: The family advisory to BC Children's Hospital
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
PDF file
Topics
Patient-Health Care Practitioner Relations. Doctor-Patient Relations.
Patient Advocacy
Patient's Rights. Patient's Bill of Rights
Abstract
Information about The family advisory committee to BC Children's Hospital and how to join.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1457Partner'sInCare.pdf
URL Notes
Clink on the link above to view
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1457

H1N1 and your stay at BC Women's Hospital

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111278

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW863_H1N1 Your Stay at BCW_2009.pdf

Vancouver, BC: BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre , 2009. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCW863
This pamphlet provides information for pregnant women or women who have just given birth about precautions they can take to protect themselves and their baby from the H1N1 flu virus when they come to the hospital. It also provides information about what will happen if they do have the H1N1 virus d…
Title
H1N1 and your stay at BC Women's Hospital
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
1 PDF file
Topics
Influenza
Abstract
This pamphlet provides information for pregnant women or women who have just given birth about precautions they can take to protect themselves and their baby from the H1N1 flu virus when they come to the hospital. It also provides information about what will happen if they do have the H1N1 virus during their hospital stay. As well as information on planning for going home after a hospital stay.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW863_H1N1 Your Stay at BCW_2009.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCW863

Pocket medicine: The Massachusetts general hospital handbook of internal medicine

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog119622
Sabatine, Marc S. Philadelphia, PA: Wolters Kluwer , 2016. 6th ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 0 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Call Number
WB115 S23 2016
Quick access to key clinical information and solutions to common problems in internal medicine - as close as your pocket!Pocket Medicine, Sixth Edition, is your go-to resource for fast answers to diagnostic questions you'll face on rounds and exams. Prepared by residents and attending physicians at…
Title
Pocket medicine: The Massachusetts general hospital handbook of internal medicine
Author
Sabatine, Marc S.
Edition
6th ed.
Place
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Wolters Kluwer
Year Published
2016
Physical Description
Hardcover, 280 p., ill.
Abstract
Quick access to key clinical information and solutions to common problems in internal medicine - as close as your pocket!Pocket Medicine, Sixth Edition, is your go-to resource for fast answers to diagnostic questions you'll face on rounds and exams. Prepared by residents and attending physicians at Massachusetts General Hospital, this portable, best-selling reference tackles the diagnosis and treatment of the most common disorders in cardiology, pulmonary medicine, gastroenterology, nephrology, hematology-oncology, infectious diseases, endocrinology, rheumatology, and neurology. Bulleted lists, tables, and algorithms focus on the information you need in order to make an accurate diagnosis and develop a treatment plan.
ISBN
9781496349484
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WB115 S23 2016
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Understanding the hospital team: Written by doctors for kids

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog121424
Renfrew, Ruth, deLoache, Shawn. New York, NY: Jumo , 2018. (Booklet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 210 REN 2018
Join Jonathan on his journey to learn about all the people on his health care team who will support him before, during, and after his medical procedure.
Title
Understanding the hospital team: Written by doctors for kids
Alternate Title
Medikids
Author
Renfrew, Ruth
deLoache, Shawn
Editor
Quigley, Columba
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Jumo
Year Published
2018
Physical Description
Softcover; 8 p.
Series
Medikids
Topics
Hospitals
Hospitalization
Hospitals Services
Children's Health
Children's Health-Pediatrics
Children's Hospitalization
Abstract
Join Jonathan on his journey to learn about all the people on his health care team who will support him before, during, and after his medical procedure.
Language
English
Material Type
Booklet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 210 REN 2018
Parsons, Alexandra. London, UK: Dorling Kindersley , 1992. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR GH 05 PAR 1992
Designed to help young children understand the fascinating ways different babies develop, how a child grows inside its mother, how a baby sea horse is born, and what is inside a bird's egg. It is a book for a parent and child to read and discuss together.
Title
Baby (What's Inside?)
Author
Parsons, Alexandra
Place
London, UK
Publisher
Dorling Kindersley
Year Published
1992
Physical Description
17 p.
Topics
Pregnancy/Childbirth-Atlases. Pictorial Works
Abstract
Designed to help young children understand the fascinating ways different babies develop, how a child grows inside its mother, how a baby sea horse is born, and what is inside a bird's egg. It is a book for a parent and child to read and discuss together.
Notes
Audience: ages 3-5 years
ISBN
0717229025
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR GH 05 PAR 1992
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Unwin, Mike, Woodward, Kate. London, UK: Usborne Publishing Ltd. , 2002. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR BA 05 UNW 2002
Covers basic topics such as germs, viruses, antibiotics, allergies, and the spreading of illnesses. Illustratied with internet link.
Title
What makes you ill?
Author
Unwin, Mike
Woodward, Kate
Place
London, UK
Publisher
Usborne Publishing Ltd.
Year Published
2002
Physical Description
24 p.
Topics
Promoting Health/Preventing Disease-Atlases. Pictorial Works
Abstract
Covers basic topics such as germs, viruses, antibiotics, allergies, and the spreading of illnesses. Illustratied with internet link.
Notes
For ages 6-10
ISBN
0746046669
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR BA 05 UNW 2002
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Boritzer, Etan, Forrest, Nancy (Illustrator). Santa Monica, CA: Veronica Lane Books , 2000. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR GV 100 BOR 2000
Introduces children to the concept of death with examples of customs and beliefs from different religions and cultures. Challenges children to reflect on the themes of tolerence, identity, and generosity.
Title
What is death?
Author
Boritzer, Etan
Forrest, Nancy (Illustrator)
Place
Santa Monica, CA
Publisher
Veronica Lane Books
Year Published
2000
Physical Description
Paperback, col. ill. (unpaged).
Topics
Death and Dying
Coping with Death
Picture Book
Abstract
Introduces children to the concept of death with examples of customs and beliefs from different religions and cultures. Challenges children to reflect on the themes of tolerence, identity, and generosity.
ISBN
0-9637597-5-2
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR GV 100 BOR 2000
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LaCour, Angelique, Giachetti, Donna. [Pleasantville, NY]: Human Relations Media; Discover Films Video , 1995. (Kit) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GL 200 LAC 1995
This DVD, accompanied by a teacher's guide, explains abuse of inhalants and describes the effects of these substances on the body, including behavioral effects.This video exposes and discusses the dangerous behavior of students inhaling vapors from readily-available products such as model airplane …
Title
What's wrong with inhalants?
Author
LaCour, Angelique
Giachetti, Donna
Place
[Pleasantville, NY]
Publisher
Human Relations Media; Discover Films Video
Year Published
1995
Physical Description
1 DVD: 28 min.; 1 duotang teacher's resource book: 51 p.
Topics
Young Adults Health Promotion
Inhalants
Education. Schools
Abstract
This DVD, accompanied by a teacher's guide, explains abuse of inhalants and describes the effects of these substances on the body, including behavioral effects.This video exposes and discusses the dangerous behavior of students inhaling vapors from readily-available products such as model airplane glue, correction fluid, cans of whipping cream (nitrous oxide), shoe polish, and an assortment of household cleaning fluids. It reveals some startling facts about the great risk to their lives that young people take by sniffing these poisons. It emphasizes the often catastrophic results that can ensue: brain damage, paralysis, and even death.
Notes
Grades 9-12
Language
English
Material Type
Kit
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GL 200 LAC 1995
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Department of Justice Canada. Ottawa, ON: Department of Justice Canada , 2007. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR CF 455 WHA 2007
This booklet is meant to help children learn basic facts about family law and give them an idea of the processes that parents may go through when they split up.
Title
What happens next?
Corporate Author
Department of Justice Canada
Place
Ottawa, ON
Publisher
Department of Justice Canada
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
Paperback, 63 p.
Topics
Children and Divorce
Children-Self Help
Abstract
This booklet is meant to help children learn basic facts about family law and give them an idea of the processes that parents may go through when they split up.
Notes
Age range: 9-12 years
ISBN
97806624864
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR CF 455 WHA 2007
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Brown, Jennifer Anne, Provonsha Hopkins, Pam, Katayama, M. (Illustrator). Seattle, WA: Parenting Press , 2008. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
CA 250 BRO 2008
A resource for parents of angry children. A short, practical guide that helps parents understand why their child might be angry and gives them a number of ways to help their child. Skills and strategies: vocabulary for feelings, self-calming strategies, problem-solving skills, anger management skil…
Title
What angry kids need
Subtitle
Parenting your angry child without going mad
Author
Brown, Jennifer Anne
Provonsha Hopkins, Pam
Katayama, M. (Illustrator)
Place
Seattle, WA
Publisher
Parenting Press
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
Softcover: 136 p.
Topics
Anger
Children's Anger
Abstract
A resource for parents of angry children. A short, practical guide that helps parents understand why their child might be angry and gives them a number of ways to help their child. Skills and strategies: vocabulary for feelings, self-calming strategies, problem-solving skills, anger management skills, self-nurturing strategies, communication skills, limits & nonnegotiable rules, and time-out as a gift, not a punishment.
Table of Contents:
Chapter 1: Understanding anger
Chapter 2: What makes kids angry?
Chapter 3: Dealing with feelings
Chapter 4: Tools kids need to manage intense feelings
Chapter 5: Tools kids need to solve individual and social problems
Chapter 6: Tools kids need to deal with problems outside their control
Chapter 7: Tools parents need to take care of their own intense feelings
Chapter 8: Help! Nothing is working
Appendix A: The face of anger at each developmental stage
Appendix B: Factors that may affect attachment
Appendix C: Practical quesionts about time-out
Appendix D: Getting started with conflict management
Appendix E: Steps to implement a reinforcement system
Appendix F: Co-parenting agreement
Appendix G: How skillfully do you manage anger? worksheet
ISBN
9781884734847
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
CA 250 BRO 2008
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Missing
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Meredith, Susan, Leschnikoff, Nancy (Illustrator), Chisholm, Jane (Editor), Kirk, Jeremy (Consultant), Reiss, Michael J.(Consultant), Kirk, Katie (Consultant). London, England: Usborne Publishing Ltd. , 2006. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 305 MER 2006
A sensitive, detailed and informative guide to female puberty, invaluable for young girls and parents alike, tackling key subjects from physical changes to buying their first bra. ; Bright, stylish original colour illustrations and diagrams reveal everything young girls need to know about the chang…
Title
What's happening to me?
Author
Meredith, Susan
Leschnikoff, Nancy (Illustrator)
Chisholm, Jane (Editor)
Kirk, Jeremy (Consultant)
Reiss, Michael J.(Consultant)
Kirk, Katie (Consultant)
Place
London, England
Publisher
Usborne Publishing Ltd.
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
Softcover: 48 p.
Topics
Puberty
Abstract
A sensitive, detailed and informative guide to female puberty, invaluable for young girls and parents alike, tackling key subjects from physical changes to buying their first bra.
Bright, stylish original colour illustrations and diagrams reveal everything young girls need to know about the changes they experience as they near puberty.
ISBN
9780746069950
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 305 MER 2006
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Missing
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Donaldson, Julia, Sharratt, Nick (ill.). London, UK: Macmillan Children's Books , 2015. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FI 450 DON 2015
The jackdaw wants all his friends to come to his party, but when he calls out his invitation the animals just touch their heads. Why won't they answer? And what do their actions mean? Luckily a brown owl can help him with the puzzle! ; This book about friendship and sign language was created by Gru…
Title
What the jackdaw saw
Author
Donaldson, Julia
Sharratt, Nick (ill.)
Place
London, UK
Publisher
Macmillan Children's Books
Year Published
2015
Physical Description
Paperback, ill., 32 p.
Topics
Deafness-Children
Deafness-Coping
Fiction
Friendship
Abstract
The jackdaw wants all his friends to come to his party, but when he calls out his invitation the animals just touch their heads. Why won't they answer? And what do their actions mean? Luckily a brown owl can help him with the puzzle!
This book about friendship and sign language was created by Gruffalo author Julia Donaldson with a group of deaf children in a workshop organised by the not-for-profit organisation Life & Deaf which helps deaf children to explore their identities through poetry, film, performance and art.
ISBN
9781447280842
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FI 450 DON 2015
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Becket, James (Producer) Denton, Camila (Producer). Sherborn, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media , 2005. (DVD) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 470.5 BEC 2005
"This unique program is for parents and caregivers of children diagnosed with a seizure disorder. The two parts -- Part 1: Diagnosis and treatments and Part 2: Life issues -- help to answer questions like, "What next?" "What are the options?" How will life be affected by this diagnosis?" Doctors, e…
Title
Diagnosis epilesy: Now what?
Author
Becket, James (Producer) Denton, Camila (Producer)
Place
Sherborn, MA
Publisher
Aquarius Health Care Media
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
2 videodiscs (DVD) (59 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Topics
Epilepsy
Abstract
"This unique program is for parents and caregivers of children diagnosed with a seizure disorder. The two parts -- Part 1: Diagnosis and treatments and Part 2: Life issues -- help to answer questions like, "What next?" "What are the options?" How will life be affected by this diagnosis?" Doctors, educators, therapists, psychologists, parents and children living with epilepsy all contribute on how best to manage this chronic condition. With enormous time pressure on doctors nowadays, these films prepare caregivers to take full advantage of their medical appointments. At the same time, through humour and resolve expressed by those families with long term experience, they also offer inspiration and hope"- Cover
Notes
Part 1. Diagnosis and treatments (25 min.) --
part 2. Life issues (34 min.).
Material Type
DVD
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 470.5 BEC 2005
copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Daynes, Katie, Miguens, Marta Alvarez (Illustrator). London, UK: Usborne Publishing Ltd. , 2017. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR BA 300 DAY 2017
What are germs? Where do they live and how do they spread? It's time to take a closer look in this introduction to germs and hygiene, with 30 flaps to flip and tips on hand washing and staying healthy.
Title
What are germs?
Author
Daynes, Katie
Miguens, Marta Alvarez (Illustrator)
Place
London, UK
Publisher
Usborne Publishing Ltd.
Year Published
2017
Physical Description
Board book, p. 12
Topics
Promoting Health/Preventing Disease-Infection Control
Abstract
What are germs? Where do they live and how do they spread? It's time to take a closer look in this introduction to germs and hygiene, with 30 flaps to flip and tips on hand washing and staying healthy.
ISBN
9781474924245
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR BA 300 DAY 2017
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1459_Salbutamol_2015.pdf

Children's Asthma Program. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2014. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCCH1459
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print
This pamphlet provides a description of this asthma medication, how it is to be taken and what side effects to look for.
Title
What is Salbutamol inhalation
Corporate Author
Children's Asthma Program
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
PDF: 2 p.
Topics
Asthma
Asthma-Children
Abstract
This pamphlet provides a description of this asthma medication, how it is to be taken and what side effects to look for.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1459_Salbutamol_2015.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1459

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1482_Montelukast_%202015.pdf

Children's Asthma Program. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2015. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCCH1482
URL Notes
Click on link above to view/print
This pamphlet provides a description of this asthma medication, how it is to be taken and what side effects to look for.
Title
What is Montelukast?
Corporate Author
Children's Asthma Program
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2015
Physical Description
PDF: 2 p.
Topics
Asthma
Asthma-Children
Abstract
This pamphlet provides a description of this asthma medication, how it is to be taken and what side effects to look for.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1482_Montelukast_%202015.pdf
URL Notes
Click on link above to view/print
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1482

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/PDF/pamphlets/BCCH1119HeartCatheterization.pdf

Cardiology Department. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2017. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCCH1119
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Explains about the heart catheterization procedure, including what it's for, what to expect during the procedure, how to prepare, and what to do after the procedure.
Title
What is heart catheterization
Corporate Author
Cardiology Department
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2017
Physical Description
PDF file: 2 p.
Topics
Heart/Heart Diseases-Children
Heart/Heart Diseases. Cardiology
Abstract
Explains about the heart catheterization procedure, including what it's for, what to expect during the procedure, how to prepare, and what to do after the procedure.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/PDF/pamphlets/BCCH1119HeartCatheterization.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1119
Sears, Martha, Watts Kelly, Christie, Adriani, Renee. Vancouver, BC: Little, Brown and Co. , 2001. (Book) — 2 copies, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR GH 100 SEA 2001b
This books tells soon-to-be older siblings about a new baby''s needs and demands and suggests ways that they can participate in the new baby's care. ; Ages 2-6
Title
What baby needs
Author
Sears, Martha
Watts Kelly, Christie
Adriani, Renee
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Little, Brown and Co.
Year Published
2001
Physical Description
Hardcover, unpaged : ill.
Series
Sears Children's Library
Topics
Pregnancy/Childbirth. Obstetrics
Sibling Relationships
Picture Books
Abstract
This books tells soon-to-be older siblings about a new baby''s needs and demands and suggests ways that they can participate in the new baby's care.
Ages 2-6
ISBN
0316788287
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR GH 100 SEA 2001b
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due March 31, 2020
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due September 09, 2020
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When you're sick or in the hospital: Healing help for kids

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog106414
McGrath, Tom, Alley, R.W. (Illustrator). St. Meinrad, IN: Abbey Press , 2002. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 210 MCG 2002
This book escorts the sick child through the world of illness and hospitalization. Empathizing with the confusing feelings and questions sick children often have, it offers comfort and understanding.
Title
When you're sick or in the hospital: Healing help for kids
Author
McGrath, Tom
Alley, R.W. (Illustrator)
Place
St. Meinrad, IN
Publisher
Abbey Press
Year Published
2002
Physical Description
Paperback: 32 pages
Topics
Children's Hospitalization
Picture Books
Abstract
This book escorts the sick child through the world of illness and hospitalization. Empathizing with the confusing feelings and questions sick children often have, it offers comfort and understanding.
ISBN
0870293672
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 210 MCG 2002
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Essential hospital handbook: How to be an effective partner in a loved one's care

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111341
Conlon, Patrick. Yale University Press health & wellness , 2009. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
IA 401 CON 2009
This valuable book is the first to assist families and friends of adult patients to navigate the unfamiliar and intimidating territory of the hospital. It spells out in the clearest terms how a family can form a partnership with medical providers to ensure the best patient care possible. ; Special …
Title
Essential hospital handbook: How to be an effective partner in a loved one's care
Author
Conlon, Patrick
Publisher
Yale University Press health & wellness
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
Paperback: 342 p. (+Appendices)
Topics
Family Centred Care
Family Practitioner. General Practitioner
Abstract
This valuable book is the first to assist families and friends of adult patients to navigate the unfamiliar and intimidating territory of the hospital. It spells out in the clearest terms how a family can form a partnership with medical providers to ensure the best patient care possible.
Special features of the book:
Simple dos and don'ts to help you help your loved one and interact with hospital professionals
Handy tear-out checklists to fill in when consulting a surgeon, preparing for discharge, making a complaint, updating family and friends, and planning important meetings
Definitions of hospital jargon-terms, abbreviations, euphemisms, an acronyms
Sidebars with interesting facts: Can cell phones interfere with sensitive medical equipment? Why don't British doctors wear neckties? What's the average length of stay in an ICU?
Easy-to-use caregiver's chart and diary
ISBN
9780300145755
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
IA 401 CON 2009
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Children with acquired brain injuries: The transition from hospital to community

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog104493

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/PDF/BrainInjuryManual.pdf

Wilkins, Nicole, Wiens, Kelly, Stephens, Margot, Fogarty-Ellis, Eileen, McAllister, Mona, Duckworth, Kellie. Vancouver, BC: Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children , 1999. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view.
Written for hospital, community rehabilitation and school professionals, this manual is about children and adolescents who have recently sustained an acquired brain injury. Focuses on facilitating the transition of these children from hospital to home. Topics covered include: general information …
Title
Children with acquired brain injuries: The transition from hospital to community
Author
Wilkins, Nicole
Wiens, Kelly
Stephens, Margot
Fogarty-Ellis, Eileen
McAllister, Mona
Duckworth, Kellie
Corporate Author
Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children
Year Published
1999
Topics
Head Injury. Traumatic Brain Injury
Head Injury - Rehabilitation
Head Injury - Coping
Abstract
Written for hospital, community rehabilitation and school professionals, this manual is about children and adolescents who have recently sustained an acquired brain injury. Focuses on facilitating the transition of these children from hospital to home. Topics covered include: general information about acquired brain injury and its effect on development and learning; family needs and experiences with suggestions for support and assistance; step-by-step guide for integrating children with acquired brain injury back into the school setting; and a rehabilitation chapter that provides information about interdisciplinary assessment of these children and covers general rehabilitation goals and strategies.
Language
English
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/PDF/BrainInjuryManual.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view.
Audience
Patient or Public

Plan for home management of early labour (North Shore - Lion's Gate Hospital

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109981

http://vch.eduhealth.ca/PDFs/GH/GH.350.P692.pdf

Vancouver Coastal Health Authority. Vancouver, BC: Vancouver Coastal Health Authority , 2007. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
GH.350.P692
Information about how to plan for the home management of early delivery
Title
Plan for home management of early labour (North Shore - Lion's Gate Hospital
Corporate Author
Vancouver Coastal Health Authority
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Vancouver Coastal Health Authority
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
pdf file
Topics
Childbirth
Abstract
Information about how to plan for the home management of early delivery
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://vch.eduhealth.ca/PDFs/GH/GH.350.P692.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GH.350.P692

Antepartum: Partners in patient safety: Working together to keep you safe at BC Women's Hospital

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112062

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW904_AP-PartnersInPatientSafety_2013.pdf

Department of Quality, Safety & Outcome Improvement. Vancouver, BC: BC Women's Hospital , 2013. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCW904
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
A pamphlet for women staying in the Antepartum Unit at BC Women's, with 8 points about how best to take an active role in your care.
Title
Antepartum: Partners in patient safety: Working together to keep you safe at BC Women's Hospital
Corporate Author
Department of Quality, Safety & Outcome Improvement
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Women's Hospital
Year Published
2013
Physical Description
PDF file: 4 p.
Topics
Patient Education
Patient Relations
Abstract
A pamphlet for women staying in the Antepartum Unit at BC Women's, with 8 points about how best to take an active role in your care.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW904_AP-PartnersInPatientSafety_2013.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCW904

Be in the know: Staying at BC Children's Hospital under the Mental Health Act

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog122486
BC Children's and BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's and BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre , 2020. (Handout)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
IA 200 BCC 2020a
One-page handout identifying forms used for admission under the Mental Health Act): ; Form 4 (reason for admission) ; Form 5 (consent for treatment) ; Form 13 (your rights), and ; Forms 15 and 16 (choosing a support person) ; You can receive this pamphlet in person or by mail.
Title
Be in the know: Staying at BC Children's Hospital under the Mental Health Act
Corporate Author
BC Children's and BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's and BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre
Year Published
2020
Physical Description
1 page
Topics
Patient's Rights. Patient's Bill of Rights
Abstract
One-page handout identifying forms used for admission under the Mental Health Act):
Form 4 (reason for admission)
Form 5 (consent for treatment)
Form 13 (your rights), and
Forms 15 and 16 (choosing a support person)
You can receive this pamphlet in person or by mail.
Language
English
Material Type
Handout
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
IA 200 BCC 2020a

Scoliosis: What it is and what to do

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110259
Montefiore Medical Centre, Thirtee/WNET, Rick Sabreen Enterprises. Sherborn, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media , 2006. (Video) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FB 780 AQU 2006
This DVD provides parents and caregivers with information about scoliosis to make well-informed decisions about children's health.
Title
Scoliosis: What it is and what to do
Corporate Author
Montefiore Medical Centre
Thirtee/WNET
Rick Sabreen Enterprises
Place
Sherborn, MA
Publisher
Aquarius Health Care Media
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
1 DVD (27 min.)
Series
Keeping Kids Healthy
Topics
Scoliosis. Lordosis
Abstract
This DVD provides parents and caregivers with information about scoliosis to make well-informed decisions about children's health.
Language
English
Material Type
Video
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FB 780 AQU 2006
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

What is mastitis and what can I do about it?

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111901

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW897_whatismastitis_2015.pdf

Vancouver, BC: BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre , 2015. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCW897
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
This pamphlet answers some of the most commonly asked questions about mastitis. (Mastitis is an infection of the breast tissue and/or milk ducts.)
Title
What is mastitis and what can I do about it?
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre
Year Published
2015
Physical Description
PDF file: 1 p.
Topics
Breastfeeding
Breast Diseases-Diagnosis
Abstract
This pamphlet answers some of the most commonly asked questions about mastitis. (Mastitis is an infection of the breast tissue and/or milk ducts.)
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW897_whatismastitis_2015.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCW897
Kenny, Nuala P. Ottawa, ON: CHA Press , 2002. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
ID 300 KEN 2002
A resource for those interested in the history of Canada's health care system and determining the ideal health care system. ; Table of Contents: ; Chapter 1 The way we are: Conflicting stories of crisis ; Chapter 2 The way we were: Medicare and Canadian values ; Chapter 3 Never enough: The medicali…
Title
What good is health care?
Subtitle
Reflections on the Canadian experience
Author
Kenny, Nuala P.
Place
Ottawa, ON
Publisher
CHA Press
Year Published
2002
Physical Description
Softcover: 237 p.
Topics
Health Care Costs
Health Care Delivery Systems
Health Care-History
Abstract
A resource for those interested in the history of Canada's health care system and determining the ideal health care system.
Table of Contents:
Chapter 1 The way we are: Conflicting stories of crisis
Chapter 2 The way we were: Medicare and Canadian values
Chapter 3 Never enough: The medicalization of modern life
Chapter 4 The doctor's dilemma: Expanding expectations and the goals of medicine
Chapter 5 The myth of the market in health care
Chapter 6 A crisis of another kind: Compassion, justice and health
Chapter 7 Finding our way: Deciding as citizens
ISBN
1896151469
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
ID 300 KEN 2002
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Cocovini, Abby. New York, NY: Henry Holt and Company , 2007. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR GH 100 COC 2007
This book introduces a young child to the concept of how babies grow. Every month the life-size drawings give parent and child amopportunity to explore how big the baby is in comparison to everyday objects, along with providing information about the umbilical cord, the womb, and the baby’s developm…
Title
What's inside your tummy, Mommy?
Author
Cocovini, Abby
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Henry Holt and Company
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
Softcover: 20 p.
Topics
Infants
Pregnancy/Childbirth. Obstetrics
Abstract
This book introduces a young child to the concept of how babies grow. Every month the life-size drawings give parent and child amopportunity to explore how big the baby is in comparison to everyday objects, along with providing information about the umbilical cord, the womb, and the baby’s developments each month.
ISBN
0805087605
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR GH 100 COC 2007
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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