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Radiation treatment and your mouth : oral health, cancer care, and you : fitting the pieces together

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog14870

https://www.nidcr.nih.gov/oralhealth/Topics/CancerTreatment/HeadNeckRadiation.htm

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Bethesda, Md.: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services , 1999. (Pamphlet, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
Title
Radiation treatment and your mouth : oral health, cancer care, and you : fitting the pieces together
Corporate Author
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Place
Bethesda, Md.
Publisher
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Year Published
1999
Subjects
Radiotherapy - adverse effects - popular works - pamphlets
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
https://www.nidcr.nih.gov/oralhealth/Topics/CancerTreatment/HeadNeckRadiation.htm
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended

http://www.womenstories.org/product.asp.68.html

http://www.womenstories.org/imagelist-tcg.asp.26.html

WomenStories, Woman to Woman. Madison, WI: Medical Media Associates, Inc. , 2002. (Video, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
Title
Chemotherapy
Corporate Author
WomenStories
Woman to Woman
Place
Madison, WI
Publisher
Medical Media Associates, Inc.
Year Published
2002
Physical Description
21 minutes
Series
WomenStories : a video series for breast cancer patients 4
Woman to Woman : a video series for breast cancer patients 4
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms - drug therapy
Breast Neoplasms - psychology
Popular Works
Notes
Video content is part of DVD WomenStories Breast Cancer Survivor video series 2006 DVD 2 disc set.
Language
English
Material Type
Video
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://www.womenstories.org/product.asp.68.html
http://www.womenstories.org/imagelist-tcg.asp.26.html
Audience
Patient or Public

Side effects of radiation and chemotherapy for breast cancer patients

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18935

http://learn.phsa.ca/bcca/breasttumour/btg2/btg2_flv_loader.html

Weir, Lorna, Gelmon, Karen. Vancouver, BC: BC Cancer Agency. Multi-Media Services , 2008. (Video, DVD, Online) — 10 copies, 9 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
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
Internet
Call Number
WP870 B863 2008 v.16
Title
Side effects of radiation and chemotherapy for breast cancer patients
Author
Weir, Lorna
Gelmon, Karen
Corporate Author
BC Cancer Agency. Breast Tumour Group
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Cancer Agency. Multi-Media Services
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
60 minutes
Series
BCCA video telehealth series "Closer to home" 16
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms - psychology
Breast Neoplasms - therapy
Antineoplastic Agents - adverse effects
Radiotherapy - adverse effects
Popular Works
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
Internet
URL
http://learn.phsa.ca/bcca/breasttumour/btg2/btg2_flv_loader.html
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
WP870 B863 2008 v.16
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 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 On Loan, due February 06, 2020

http://www.bcwomens.ca/health-info/pregnancy-parenting/caring-for-your-newborn/jaundice-and-your-newborn

BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre. Vancouver, BC: BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre , 2018. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCW662
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print pamphlet.
This webpage provides information on jaundice and what to do if your newborn has jaundice.
Title
Jaundice and your newborn
Corporate Author
BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre
Year Published
2018
Physical Description
Webpage
Topics
Jaundice
Liver. Liver Diseases
Abstract
This webpage provides information on jaundice and what to do if your newborn has jaundice.
Language
English
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.bcwomens.ca/health-info/pregnancy-parenting/caring-for-your-newborn/jaundice-and-your-newborn
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print pamphlet.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCW662

Chemotherapy and other drug therapies : a guide for people with cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20113

http://www.cancer.ca/en/support-and-services/resources/publications/?region=bc

Canadian Cancer Society. Toronto, ON: Canadian Cancer Society , 2011. (Booklet, Handout, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
Title
Chemotherapy and other drug therapies : a guide for people with cancer
Corporate Author
Canadian Cancer Society
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Canadian Cancer Society
Year Published
2011
Subjects
Neoplasms - drug therapy
Popular Works
Language
English
Material Type
Booklet
Handout
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://www.cancer.ca/en/support-and-services/resources/publications/?region=bc
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended

For the patient : your medication and sun sensitivity

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18894

http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/drug-database-site/Documents/SunSensitivityPatientHandout_Apr2011.pdf

BC Cancer Agency. Systemic Therapy. Vancouver, B.C.: BC Cancer Agency. Systemic Therapy , 2008. rev ed. (Handout, Online, Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
Title
For the patient : your medication and sun sensitivity
Corporate Author
BC Cancer Agency. Systemic Therapy
Edition
rev ed.
Place
Vancouver, B.C.
Publisher
BC Cancer Agency. Systemic Therapy
Year Published
2008
Subjects
Sunscreening Agents
Skin Neoplasms - prevention & control
Melanoma - prevention & control
Popular Works
Notes
May 15 2018: Removed for Library Search file cleanup project 2018. AR
Language
English
Material Type
Handout
Online
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/drug-database-site/Documents/SunSensitivityPatientHandout_Apr2011.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended

Cancer and preserving your fertility: a guide for patients

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20086

http://publications.gc.ca/collections/collection_2010/sc-hc/H14-49-2009-eng.pdf

Assisted Human Reproduction Canada. Ottawa, ON: Assisted Human Reproduction Canada , 2008. (Pamphlet, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
Title
Cancer and preserving your fertility: a guide for patients
Corporate Author
Assisted Human Reproduction Canada
Place
Ottawa, ON
Publisher
Assisted Human Reproduction Canada
Year Published
2008
Subjects
Fertility - complications
Fertility - popular works
Neoplasms - complications
Infertility
Notes
Apr 30 2018: Removed for Library Search file cleanup project 2018. AR
Language
English
French
Material Type
Pamphlet
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://publications.gc.ca/collections/collection_2010/sc-hc/H14-49-2009-eng.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended

Chemo care : easing the effects of chemotherapy

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18118

http://rethinkbreastcancer.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/04/RETHINK_ChemoCareGuide_PDF1.pdf

http://rethinkbreastcancer.com/breast-cancer/diagnosis-treatment/chemo-care/

Rethink Breast Cancer. Toronto, ON: Rethink Breast Cancer , 2009?. (Handout, Online)
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
Title
Chemo care : easing the effects of chemotherapy
Corporate Author
Rethink Breast Cancer
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Rethink Breast Cancer
Year Published
2009?
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms - drug therapy
Language
English
Material Type
Handout
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://rethinkbreastcancer.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/04/RETHINK_ChemoCareGuide_PDF1.pdf
http://rethinkbreastcancer.com/breast-cancer/diagnosis-treatment/chemo-care/

Chemotherapy toxicity : focus on the older cancer patient

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog17847

http://imaging.cmpmedica.com/cancernetwork/cme/Lichtman00FM(i-viii).Low.pdf

Lichtman, Stuart M. Manhasset, NY: CMP Medica , 2008. (Book, Online)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
Title
Chemotherapy toxicity : focus on the older cancer patient
Alternate Title
Continuing medical education (CME 3)
Author
Lichtman, Stuart M
Place
Manhasset, NY
Publisher
CMP Medica
Year Published
2008
Subjects
Antineoplastic Agents - toxicity
Antineoplastic Agents - adverse effects
Neoplasms - drug therapy
Aged
ISBN
9781891483592
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://imaging.cmpmedica.com/cancernetwork/cme/Lichtman00FM(i-viii).Low.pdf
Audience
Professional
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A to Z health guide: Your comprehensive guide to kidney disease and related conditions

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110361

http://www.kidney.org/atoz/index.cfm

National Kidney Foundation. New York, NY: National Kidney Foundation (USA) (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
Click on the link above
This website from the US National Kidney Foundation provides a comprehensive guide to kidney disease and related conditions including: Cancer; Diabetes; Dialysis; Drugs; Fitness/Rehabilitation; High Blood Pressure (Hypertension); Kidney Stones; Nutrition, Diet, Recipes; Organ Donation; Sexual Healt…
Title
A to Z health guide: Your comprehensive guide to kidney disease and related conditions
Corporate Author
National Kidney Foundation
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
National Kidney Foundation (USA)
Topics
Kidney/Kidney Diseases
Kidney Cancer. Renal Cell Cancer
Kidney Dialysis. Hemodialysis. Peritoneal Dialysis
Kidney Failure-Coping
Kidney Transplantation
Abstract
This website from the US National Kidney Foundation provides a comprehensive guide to kidney disease and related conditions including: Cancer; Diabetes; Dialysis; Drugs; Fitness/Rehabilitation; High Blood Pressure (Hypertension); Kidney Stones; Nutrition, Diet, Recipes; Organ Donation; Sexual Health; Transplantation; Urinary Tract.
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.kidney.org/atoz/index.cfm
URL Notes
Click on the link above
Audience
Patient or Public

Exercise & pregnancy: How to stay active and healthy during your pregnancy

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog114019

http://www.bcwomens.ca/health-info/pregnancy-parenting/exercise-pregnancy#Can--I--exercise--while--pregnant?

BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre. Vancouver, BC: BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre , 2018. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL Notes
Click on the above URL to view.
Title
Exercise & pregnancy: How to stay active and healthy during your pregnancy
Corporate Author
BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre
Year Published
2018
Physical Description
Webpage
Topics
Exercise
Prenatal Care-Fitness
Language
English
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://www.bcwomens.ca/health-info/pregnancy-parenting/exercise-pregnancy#Can--I--exercise--while--pregnant?
URL Notes
Click on the above URL to view.
Audience
Patient or Public

Communications handbook for clinical trials : strategies, tips, and tools to manage controversy, convey your message, and disseminate results

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog19765

http://www.fhi360.org/resource/communications-handbook-clinical-trials-strategies-tips-and-tools-manage-controversy-convey

http://www.fhi360.org/sites/default/files/media/documents/Communications%20Handbook%20for%20Clinical%20Trials.pdf

Robinson, Elizabeth T. Washington, DC: Family Health International , 2010. (Book, Online)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
Title
Communications handbook for clinical trials : strategies, tips, and tools to manage controversy, convey your message, and disseminate results
Author
Robinson, Elizabeth T
Place
Washington, DC
Publisher
Family Health International
Year Published
2010
Subjects
Communication
Clinical Trials as Topic
Public Relations
Handbooks
ISBN
1933702575
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://www.fhi360.org/resource/communications-handbook-clinical-trials-strategies-tips-and-tools-manage-controversy-convey
http://www.fhi360.org/sites/default/files/media/documents/Communications%20Handbook%20for%20Clinical%20Trials.pdf
Audience
Professional
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High-dose chemotherapy with bone marrow transplant for metastatic breast cancer : ECRI patient reference guide

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog2434

http://www.ecri.org/Patients/References/Pages/High-dose_Chemotherapy_Patient_Reference_Guide.aspx

ECRI. Plymouth Meeting, Pa.: ECRI , 1996. 2nd ed. (Book, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
Call Number
QZ267 E19 1996
Title
High-dose chemotherapy with bone marrow transplant for metastatic breast cancer : ECRI patient reference guide
Corporate Author
ECRI
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Plymouth Meeting, Pa.
Publisher
ECRI
Year Published
1996
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms - secondary - drug therapy
ISBN
0941417468
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://www.ecri.org/Patients/References/Pages/High-dose_Chemotherapy_Patient_Reference_Guide.aspx
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
QZ267 E19 1996
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https://www.bcgenerationsproject.ca/

BC Generations Project, BC Cancer Agency, Canadian Partnership Against Cancer. Vancouver, BC: BC Generations Project , 2010. version 1.1. (Handout, Pamphlet, Online) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library Pamphlet File
Internet
Title
Your invitation to participate
Alternate Title
Your invitation to participate (Version 1.1 March 1, 2010)
Corporate Author
BC Generations Project
BC Cancer Agency
Canadian Partnership Against Cancer
Edition
version 1.1
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Generations Project
Year Published
2010
Subjects
Neoplasms - prevention & control
Chronic Disease - prevention & control
Biomedical Research
Epidemiology
Epidemiologic Studies
British Columbia
Canada
Language
English
Material Type
Handout
Pamphlet
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library Pamphlet File
Internet
URL
https://www.bcgenerationsproject.ca/
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
VC BC Cancer Agency VC Library Pamphlet File Available

https://www.bcgenerationsproject.ca/

BC Generations Project, BC Cancer Agency, Canadian Partnership Against Cancer. Vancouver, BC: BC Generations Project , 2010. version 1.2. (Handout, Pamphlet, Online) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library Pamphlet File
Internet
Title
Your invitation to participate
Alternate Title
Your invitation to participate (Version 1.2 August 20, 2010)
Corporate Author
BC Generations Project
BC Cancer Agency
Canadian Partnership Against Cancer
Edition
version 1.2
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Generations Project
Year Published
2010
Subjects
Neoplasms - prevention & control
Chronic Disease - prevention & control
Biomedical Research
Epidemiology
Epidemiologic Studies
British Columbia
Canada
Language
English
Material Type
Handout
Pamphlet
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library Pamphlet File
Internet
URL
https://www.bcgenerationsproject.ca/
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
VC BC Cancer Agency VC Library Pamphlet File Available

https://www.bcgenerationsproject.ca/

BC Generations Project, BC Cancer Agency, Canadian Partnership Against Cancer. Vancouver, BC: BC Generations Project , 2011. version 1.4. (Handout, Pamphlet, Online) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library Pamphlet File
Internet
Title
Your invitation to participate
Alternate Title
Your invitation to participate (Version 1.4 April 27, 2011)
Corporate Author
BC Generations Project
BC Cancer Agency
Canadian Partnership Against Cancer
Edition
version 1.4
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Generations Project
Year Published
2011
Subjects
Neoplasms - prevention & control
Chronic Disease - prevention & control
Biomedical Research
Epidemiology
Epidemiologic Studies
British Columbia
Canada
Language
English
Material Type
Handout
Pamphlet
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library Pamphlet File
Internet
URL
https://www.bcgenerationsproject.ca/
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
VC BC Cancer Agency VC Library Pamphlet File Available

http://www.itsyoursexlife.com/

(Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
A guide to safe and responsible sex
Title
Its Your (Sex) Life
Abstract
A guide to safe and responsible sex
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.itsyoursexlife.com/
Audience
Patient or Public

http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/cps-spc/pubs/cons/child-enfant/safe-securite-eng.php

Health Canada. Ottawa, ON: Health Canada , 2008. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
This web page provides safety information for a variety of parental concerns, including crib safety, how to keep your house child-safe, play safety and general safety tips.
Title
Is your child safe?
Corporate Author
Health Canada
Place
Ottawa, ON
Publisher
Health Canada
Year Published
2008
Topics
Home Safety
Sleep/Sleep Disorders
Abstract
This web page provides safety information for a variety of parental concerns, including crib safety, how to keep your house child-safe, play safety and general safety tips.
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/cps-spc/pubs/cons/child-enfant/safe-securite-eng.php
Audience
Patient or Public

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW1006_TakingPlacentaHome_2016.pdf

BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre. Vancouver, BC: BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre , 2016. (Pamphlet, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCW1006
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print the pamphlet.
Title
Taking your placenta home
Corporate Author
BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre
Year Published
2016
Physical Description
PDF file, 2 p.
Topics
Pregancy/Childbirth. Obstetrics
Childbirth
Notes
BCW1006
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW1006_TakingPlacentaHome_2016.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print the pamphlet.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCW1006

http://www.bcgenerationsproject.ca

BC Generations Project, BC Cancer Agency, Canadian Partnership Against Cancer. Vancouver, BC: , 2009. version 1.0. (Handout, Online, Pamphlet) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library Pamphlet File
Internet
Title
Your invitation to participate
Corporate Author
BC Generations Project
BC Cancer Agency
Canadian Partnership Against Cancer
Edition
version 1.0
Place
Vancouver, BC
Year Published
2009
Subjects
Neoplasms - prevention & control
Chronic Disease - prevention & control
Biomedical Research
Epidemiology
Epidemiologic Studies
British Columbia
Canada
Language
English
Material Type
Handout
Online
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library Pamphlet File
Internet
URL
http://www.bcgenerationsproject.ca
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
VC BC Cancer Agency VC Library Pamphlet File Available

Impact of radiation wait times on risk of local recurrence of breast cancer : early stage cancer with no chemotherapy

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog13212

http://www.cadth.ca/media/pdf/155_breastcancerwl_tr_e.pdf

Benk, Veonique, Fisher, Andrea, Glazer, Davida, Paszat, Lawrence. 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
WP870 I34 2004
Title
Impact of radiation wait times on risk of local recurrence of breast cancer : early stage cancer with no chemotherapy
Alternate Title
Technology report, Issue 46, May 2004
Author
Benk, Veonique
Fisher, Andrea
Glazer, Davida
Paszat, Lawrence
Place
Ottawa, ON.
Publisher
Canadian Coordinating Office for Health Technology Assessment
Year Published
2004
Series
CADTH report
Technology report 46
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms - radiotherapy
Neoplasm Recurrence, Local
Waiting Lists
ISBN
1894978196
Language
English
Material Type
Report
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Kelowna Library
Internet
URL
http://www.cadth.ca/media/pdf/155_breastcancerwl_tr_e.pdf
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WP870 I34 2004
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Library Available
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http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1644_YourAppointmentAtSH.pdf

Vancouver, BC: Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children , 2016. (Pamphlet, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCCH1644
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
A pamphlet for children preparing for an appointment at Sunny Hill.
Title
Your appointment at Sunny Hill
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children
Year Published
2016
Physical Description
PDF file, 2 p.
Topics
Hospitals Services
Abstract
A pamphlet for children preparing for an appointment at Sunny Hill.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1644_YourAppointmentAtSH.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1644

https://www.magicfoundation.org/Is-My-Child-Growing/

MAGIC Foundation. Oak Park, IL: Magic Foundation (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
The MAGIC Foundation is a national non-profit organization created to provide support services for the families of children afflicted with a wide variety of chronic and/or critical disorders, syndromes and diseases that affect a child’s growth. Topics: Central Precocious Puberty; Failure to grow i…
Title
Is your child growing normally?
Author
MAGIC Foundation
Place
Oak Park, IL
Publisher
Magic Foundation
Topics
Thyroid Diseases-Coping
Hypothyroidism
Growth Disorders
Abstract
The MAGIC Foundation is a national non-profit organization created to provide support services for the families of children afflicted with a wide variety of chronic and/or critical disorders, syndromes and diseases that affect a child’s growth. Topics: Central Precocious Puberty; Failure to grow in Chronic Kidney Disease; Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia; Genital and Reproductive Anomalies in Children (GRAC); Growth Hormone Deficiency; Insulin-like Growth Factor Deficiency; Intra-Uterine Growth Retardation (IUGR); McCune-Albright Syndrome; Panhypopituitarism; Russell-Silver Syndrome (RSS); Septo Optic Dysplasia (SOD); Small-for-Gestational-Age" (SGA); Hypothyroidism; Turner's Syndrome; and Thyroid Disorders.
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
https://www.magicfoundation.org/Is-My-Child-Growing/
Audience
Patient or Public

http://www.ucalgary.ca/icancontrolasthma/

University of Calgary. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view.
Created by the iCAN program at the University of Calgary, this website provides asthma education, information on medication, and access to online tools. There are specific sections for kids, teens, health providers, and teachers/coaches.
Title
You can control your asthma!
Corporate Author
University of Calgary
Topics
Asthma-Children
Asthma
Abstract
Created by the iCAN program at the University of Calgary, this website provides asthma education, information on medication, and access to online tools. There are specific sections for kids, teens, health providers, and teachers/coaches.
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.ucalgary.ca/icancontrolasthma/
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view.
Audience
Patient or Public

Know your rights: Student edition

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111967

https://ldasvi.bc.ca/wp-content/uploads//2015/06/rights_student.pdf

Learning Disabilities Association of BC, South Vancouver Island Chapter (LDA-SVI). Victoria, BC: Law Foundation of BC , 2006. (Book, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
This resource aims to provide students with learning disabilities (LD) and/or attention deficit disorder (AD/HD), with information that will help them to be effective advocates for themselves.
Title
Know your rights: Student edition
Subtitle
Facts for students with learning disabilities and/or attention deficit disorder
Corporate Author
Learning Disabilities Association of BC, South Vancouver Island Chapter (LDA-SVI)
Place
Victoria, BC
Publisher
Law Foundation of BC
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
PDF file, 42 p.
Topics
Attention Deficit Disorder. Hyperactivity
Learning Differences. Learning Disabilities
Abstract
This resource aims to provide students with learning disabilities (LD) and/or attention deficit disorder (AD/HD), with information that will help them to be effective advocates for themselves.
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
https://ldasvi.bc.ca/wp-content/uploads//2015/06/rights_student.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public

http://www.ucalgary.ca/icancontrolasthma/

University of Calgary, Alberta Health Services. Alberta Health Services (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view.
Educational website for kids to teach them about managing their asthma. Includes their most popular patient information resources translated into 13 different languages: Arabic, Chinese (Simplified), Chinese (Traditional), English, Farsi, French, Hindi, Korean, Punjabi, Spanish, Tagalog, Urdu, and …
Title
You can control your asthma!
Corporate Author
University of Calgary
Alberta Health Services
Publisher
Alberta Health Services
Topics
Asthma
Abstract
Educational website for kids to teach them about managing their asthma. Includes their most popular patient information resources translated into 13 different languages: Arabic, Chinese (Simplified), Chinese (Traditional), English, Farsi, French, Hindi, Korean, Punjabi, Spanish, Tagalog, Urdu, and Vietnamese.
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.ucalgary.ca/icancontrolasthma/
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view.
Audience
Patient or Public

Know your rights: Guardian edition

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113912

https://ldasvi.bc.ca/wp-content/uploads//2015/06/rights_guardian.pdf

Learning Disabilities Association of BC, South Vancouver Island Chapter (LDA-SVI). Victoria, BC: Law Foundation of BC , 2006. (Book, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
This resource aims to provide parents/guardians of children with learning disabilities (LD) and/or attention deficit disorder (AD/HD), with information that will help them to be effective advocates for their children.
Title
Know your rights: Guardian edition
Subtitle
A handbook for parents/guardians of children with learning disabilities and/or attention deficit disorder
Corporate Author
Learning Disabilities Association of BC, South Vancouver Island Chapter (LDA-SVI)
Place
Victoria, BC
Publisher
Law Foundation of BC
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
PDF file, 51 p.
Topics
Attention Deficit Disorder. Hyperactivity
Learning Differences. Learning Disabilities
Abstract
This resource aims to provide parents/guardians of children with learning disabilities (LD) and/or attention deficit disorder (AD/HD), with information that will help them to be effective advocates for their children.
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
https://ldasvi.bc.ca/wp-content/uploads//2015/06/rights_guardian.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public

Taking charge of your recovery after cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18934

http://learn.phsa.ca/bcca/breasttumour/btg3/btg3_flv_loader.html

Scalzo, Kathy. Vancouver, BC: BC Cancer Agency. Multi-Media Services , 2008. (Video, DVD, Online) — 10 copies, 10 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
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
Internet
Call Number
WP870 B863 2008 v.15
Title
Taking charge of your recovery after cancer
Author
Scalzo, Kathy
Corporate Author
BC Cancer Agency. Breast Tumour Group
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Cancer Agency. Multi-Media Services
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
60 minutes
Series
BCCA video telehealth series "Closer to home" 15
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms - psychology
Decision Making
Life Change Events
Popular Works
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
Internet
URL
http://learn.phsa.ca/bcca/breasttumour/btg3/btg3_flv_loader.html
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
WP870 B863 2008 v.15
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 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

When your child is sick: Illnesses/infections

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog106487

http://www.caringforkids.cps.ca/handouts/illnesses-index

Ottawa, ON: Canadian Paediatric Society (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Illnesses/Infections: Baby rashes; Chickenpox; Common cold; Constipation; Croup (laryngitis); Dehydration and diarrhea; Ear infection; Fever; Fifth disease; Hand, foot, and mouth disease; Head lice; Hepatitis A; Impetigo; Infections in child care centres; Invasive strep infections and 'the flesh e…
Title
When your child is sick: Illnesses/infections
Place
Ottawa, ON
Publisher
Canadian Paediatric Society
Topics
Children's Health-Diagnosis
Children's Health. Pediatrics
Children's Health-Symptoms
Abstract
Illnesses/Infections: Baby rashes; Chickenpox; Common cold; Constipation; Croup (laryngitis); Dehydration and diarrhea; Ear infection; Fever; Fifth disease; Hand, foot, and mouth disease; Head lice; Hepatitis A; Impetigo; Infections in child care centres; Invasive strep infections and 'the flesh eating disease'; Pinkeye; Pinworms; Ringworm; Roseola; Scabies; Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS); Strep throat; and Viral meningitis.
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.caringforkids.cps.ca/handouts/illnesses-index
Audience
Patient or Public

Preparing for your visit to Sunny Hill

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog107398

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH461_PreparingForYourVisit.pdf

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH461_PreparingForYourVisit.pdf

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH461Ct.pdf

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH461Cs.pdf

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH461P.pdf

Vancouver, BC: Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children , 2016. (Pamphlet, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCCH461
URL Notes
Click on the link above to print
Provides general information for families coming to Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children for assessment. Including: directions, transportation, parking, accommodation, meals, etc.
Title
Preparing for your visit to Sunny Hill
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children
Year Published
2016
Physical Description
PDF, 2 p.
Topics
Hospitals Services
Abstract
Provides general information for families coming to Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children for assessment. Including: directions, transportation, parking, accommodation, meals, etc.
Notes
Chinese Simplified, Chinese Traditional, and Punjabi versions last updated in 2013.
Language
English
Chinese-Simplified
Chinese-Traditional
Punjabi
Material Type
Pamphlet
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH461_PreparingForYourVisit.pdf
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH461_PreparingForYourVisit.pdf
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH461Ct.pdf
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH461Cs.pdf
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH461P.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to print
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH461

MDJunction.com : Community support for your health challenges

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110371

http://www.mdjunction.com/

MDJunction.com , 2008. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
Please click on the link above
MDJunction is a health related social network, a center for Online Support Groups. This community is about people helping people, sharing personal experiences and knowledge.
Title
MDJunction.com : Community support for your health challenges
Publisher
MDJunction.com
Year Published
2008
Topics
Support Groups
Abstract
MDJunction is a health related social network, a center for Online Support Groups. This community is about people helping people, sharing personal experiences and knowledge.
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.mdjunction.com/
URL Notes
Please click on the link above
Audience
Patient or Public

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

Celebrate being : Your child with down syndrome

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113611

http://www.cdss.ca/parents/

Canadian Down Syndrome Society. Calgary, AB: Canadian Down Syndrome Society (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view.
Title
Celebrate being : Your child with down syndrome
Corporate Author
Canadian Down Syndrome Society
Place
Calgary, AB
Publisher
Canadian Down Syndrome Society
Topics
Down Syndrome
Language
English
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cdss.ca/parents/
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view.
Audience
Patient or Public

Your child has had a tonsillectomy

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog114273

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1026A_PainMedTonsillectomy.pdf

Department of Anesthesiology, the Acute Pain Service, the Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2017. (Pamphlet, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCCH1026A
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print the pamphlet.
This pamphlets contains information about surgical daycare unit nursing discharge instructions and how to take car of your child after tonsillectomy at home.
Title
Your child has had a tonsillectomy
Corporate Author
Department of Anesthesiology, the Acute Pain Service, the Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2017
Physical Description
PDF File, 2 p.
Topics
Tonsillitis
Tonsillitis. Tonsils & Adenoids
Childcare
Children's Health-Surgery
Abstract
This pamphlets contains information about surgical daycare unit nursing discharge instructions and how to take car of your child after tonsillectomy at home.
Notes
BCCH1026A
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1026A_PainMedTonsillectomy.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print the pamphlet.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1026A

Signing savvy: Your sign language resource

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog114435

https://www.signingsavvy.com/

Signing Savvy. Signing Savvy , 2016. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Signing Savvy is a sign language dictionary containing several thousand high resolution videos of American Sign Language (ASL) signs, fingerspelled words, and other common signs used within the United States and Canada.
Title
Signing savvy: Your sign language resource
Corporate Author
Signing Savvy
Publisher
Signing Savvy
Year Published
2016
Topics
Sign Language
Deafness
Hearing. Hard of Hearing
Abstract
Signing Savvy is a sign language dictionary containing several thousand high resolution videos of American Sign Language (ASL) signs, fingerspelled words, and other common signs used within the United States and Canada.
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
https://www.signingsavvy.com/
Audience
Patient or Public

Preventing cancer : strategies to reduce your risk

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20226
Swartzberg, John Edward, Wolf, Jeffrey L. (Book, Online)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL Notes
Electronic version available through BCCA Network. See: file:///H:\EVERYONE\Library\eresources\cancerprevention_strategies.pdf
Title
Preventing cancer : strategies to reduce your risk
Author
Swartzberg, John Edward
Wolf, Jeffrey L
Subjects
Neoplasms - prevention & control
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL Notes
Electronic version available through BCCA Network. See: file:///H:\EVERYONE\Library\eresources\cancerprevention_strategies.pdf
Audience
Professional

Lengthening your limb from the inside

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog122017

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

Orthopaedic Clinic. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2019. (Pamphlet, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
BCCW000014
URL Notes
Click above URL to view/print.
This handout explains the limb lengthening process, including the operation and aftercare with a magnet.
Title
Lengthening your limb from the inside
Corporate Author
Orthopaedic Clinic
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2019
Physical Description
PDF; 3 p.
Topics
Bones/Joints/Muscles. Bones/Joints/Muscles Diseases. Orthopedics
Abstract
This handout explains the limb lengthening process, including the operation and aftercare with a magnet.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH_InternalLengthening.pdf
URL Notes
Click above URL to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCW000014

Knowing but not knowing: Finding out about your baby's heart problem before your baby is born

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog104328

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

Rempel, Gwen, Cender, Laurie. Vancouver, BC: British Columbia's Children's Hospital , 2018. (Online) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL Notes
Click on above URL to view/print.
A practical and informative guide for parents who discover their unborn child has a heart problem. Sections include: answers to commonly asked questions; choices and decisions; talking about feelings; building your support team; pregnancy-related questions.
Title
Knowing but not knowing: Finding out about your baby's heart problem before your baby is born
Author
Rempel, Gwen
Cender, Laurie
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
British Columbia's Children's Hospital
Year Published
2018
Physical Description
PDF, 32 p.
Topics
Heart/Heart Diseases-Children
Pregnancy
Abstract
A practical and informative guide for parents who discover their unborn child has a heart problem. Sections include: answers to commonly asked questions; choices and decisions; talking about feelings; building your support team; pregnancy-related questions.
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/pamphlets/KBNK.pdf
URL Notes
Click on above URL to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

Reaching out to your children when cancer comes to your family : a guide for parents

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog15736

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

http://www.cancerinmyfamily.ca/parent-resources.aspx

Slakov, June. Vancouver, BC: BC Cancer Agency. Multi-Media Services , 2007. (Book, Online) — 15 copies, 15 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
Call Number
QZ201 S631r 2007
Title
Reaching out to your children when cancer comes to your family : a guide for parents
Author
Slakov, June
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Cancer Agency. Multi-Media Services
Year Published
2007
Subjects
Parent-Child Relations
Neoplasms - psychology
Family Relations
Social Support
Life Change Events
Adolescent
Popular Works
ISBN
9781896624181
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/ReachingOutToYourChildren.pdf
http://www.cancerinmyfamily.ca/parent-resources.aspx
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
QZ201 S631r 2007
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.3 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.3 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.4 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.5 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.3 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.4 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
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Teamwork : the cancer patient's guide to talking with your doctor

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog120080

https://www.canceradvocacy.org/resources/communicating-with-your-doctor/

National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship. Silver Spring, MD: National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship (NCCS) , 2011. 5th ed. (Book, Online) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
Call Number
QZ201 T253 2011
Title
Teamwork : the cancer patient's guide to talking with your doctor
Alternate Title
Cancer patient's guide to talking with your doctor
Corporate Author
National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship
Editor
Clark, Elizabeth J.
Edition
5th ed.
Place
Silver Spring, MD
Publisher
National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship (NCCS)
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
vi, 78 p. ; 28 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - diagnosis
Neoplasms - rehabilitation
Neoplasms - psychology
Physician-Patient Relations
Interpersonal Communication
Patient Navigation
Popular Works
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
URL
https://www.canceradvocacy.org/resources/communicating-with-your-doctor/
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 T253 2011
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available

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

Preparing for your visit to the tone management team

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog107579

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1518_ToneManagementTeam.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
BCCH1518
URL Notes
Click on the link above to print
Information on how to prepare for a spasticity management assessment at Sunny Hill.
Title
Preparing for your visit to the tone management team
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children
Year Published
2017
Physical Description
1 PDF, 2 p.
Topics
Hospitals Services
Muscles. Muscle Diseases
Spasticity
Abstract
Information on how to prepare for a spasticity management assessment at Sunny Hill.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1518_ToneManagementTeam.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to print
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1518

A guide to cerebral palsy: Your pathway to understanding

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109677

http://www.bccerebralpalsy.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/a-guide-to-cerebral-palsy.original.pdf

Cerebral Palsy Association of British Columbia. Vancouver, BC: Cerebral Palsy Association of British Columbia , 2006. 3rd ed. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL Notes
Available electronically by clicking on the link above
Topics include: what is cerebral palsy; common misconceptions; what causes CP; Is CP preventable; diagnosis; types of CP; treatment and management; living with CP; a parent's perspective; aging and CP; research on CP.
Title
A guide to cerebral palsy: Your pathway to understanding
Corporate Author
Cerebral Palsy Association of British Columbia
Edition
3rd ed.
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Cerebral Palsy Association of British Columbia
Year Published
2006
Topics
Cerebral Palsy
Abstract
Topics include: what is cerebral palsy; common misconceptions; what causes CP; Is CP preventable; diagnosis; types of CP; treatment and management; living with CP; a parent's perspective; aging and CP; research on CP.
Language
English
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://www.bccerebralpalsy.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/a-guide-to-cerebral-palsy.original.pdf
URL Notes
Available electronically by clicking on the link above
Audience
Patient or Public

Your guide to autism programs: A parent's handbook

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110408

www2.gov.bc.ca/assets/gov/health/managing-your-health/autism/autism_handbook_parents_guide.pdf

BC Ministry of Children and Family Development. Victoria, BC: BC Ministry of Children and Family Development , 2017. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
CONTENTS ; Introduction: ; Services and supports for children and youth with special needs and their families ; What is Autism Spectrum Disorder? ; Early indicators of Autism Spectrum Disorder ; What to do if you think your child may have Autism ; What causes Autism Spectrum Disorder? ; Is there a …
Title
Your guide to autism programs: A parent's handbook
Corporate Author
BC Ministry of Children and Family Development
Place
Victoria, BC
Publisher
BC Ministry of Children and Family Development
Year Published
2017
Physical Description
PDF 42 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Abstract
CONTENTS
Introduction:
Services and supports for children and youth with special needs and their families
What is Autism Spectrum Disorder?
Early indicators of Autism Spectrum Disorder
What to do if you think your child may have Autism
What causes Autism Spectrum Disorder?
Is there a cure?
Assessment and Diagnosis:
British Columbia Autism Assessment Network (BCAAN)
Non-BCAAN (private)assessment and diagnosis
Moving to B.C. from another province
Moving to B.C. from another country
My child has a diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder. What do I do?
Applying for Autism programs
Autism funding - Under age 6.
Setting up an Autism intervention program for your child under 6
Autism funding - Ages 6 - 18
Accessing Autism programs
Funding
Invoice payment
Direct payment
Eligibility requirements for direct payment
Siblings
Steps to access funding through direct payment
Autism Funding Programs and Parent Responsibilities
Foster Parents and Children in Care
Appeals or Complaints
Confidentiality and Your Privacy
Tips for Parents:
How do I know my child is receiving quality intervention?
What is a Behavioural Plan of Intervention (BPI)?
Contact us
Appendix 1: B.C. service & Autism organizations
Appendix 2: Behavioural Plan of Intervention
Appendix 3: Autism funding - Summary of eligible expenses
Appendix 4: Autism funding - Summary of ineligible expenses
Language
English
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
URL
www2.gov.bc.ca/assets/gov/health/managing-your-health/autism/autism_handbook_parents_guide.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public

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

A parent's handbook: Your guide to autism programs

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog114401

https://www2.gov.bc.ca/assets/gov/health/managing-your-health/autism/autism_handbook_parents_guide.pdf

British Columbia, Ministry of Children and family development. British Columbia, Ministry of Children and family development , 2017. (Pamphlet, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
Click on the link to view/print.
This handbook is for parents and caregivers of children and youth who may have, or have been diagnosed with, Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). It provides information on ASD, intervention, and programs available for children and youth with ASD and their families.
Title
A parent's handbook: Your guide to autism programs
Corporate Author
British Columbia, Ministry of Children and family development
Publisher
British Columbia, Ministry of Children and family development
Year Published
2017
Physical Description
PDF file: 48 p.
Topics
Autism
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Abstract
This handbook is for parents and caregivers of children and youth who may have, or have been diagnosed with, Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). It provides information on ASD, intervention, and programs available for children and youth with ASD and their families.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
https://www2.gov.bc.ca/assets/gov/health/managing-your-health/autism/autism_handbook_parents_guide.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public

Breast cancer in the family : understanding your risk

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog114744

http://www.willow.org/wp-content/uploads/Breast_Cancer_In_The_Family.pdf

Willow Breast and Hereditary Cancer Support. Toronto, ON: Willow Breast and Hereditary Cancer Support , 2011. (Booklet, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
Title
Breast cancer in the family : understanding your risk
Subtitle
38 p. : ill.
Corporate Author
Willow Breast and Hereditary Cancer Support
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Willow Breast and Hereditary Cancer Support
Year Published
2011
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms - genetics
Risk Factors
Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Syndrome
Genes, BRCA1
Genes, BRCA2
Genetic Testing
Early Detection of Cancer
Popular Works
Language
English
Material Type
Booklet
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://www.willow.org/wp-content/uploads/Breast_Cancer_In_The_Family.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public

Working it out : your employment rights as a cancer survivor

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog15198

http://www.canceradvocacy.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/01/Working_It_Out.pdf

Hoffman, Barbara. Silver Spring, Md.: National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship , 2008. (Pamphlet, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
Title
Working it out : your employment rights as a cancer survivor
Author
Hoffman, Barbara
Place
Silver Spring, Md.
Publisher
National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship
Year Published
2008
Subjects
Neoplasms - economics
Employment
Work
Civil Rights
Patient Advocacy
United States
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://www.canceradvocacy.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/01/Working_It_Out.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public

Coping with your financial concerns when you have breast cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog15620

http://www.willow.org/?s=coping+with+your+financial+concerns+when+you+have+breast+cancer

Willow Breast Cancer Support Canada. Toronto, ON: Willow Breast Cancer Support Canada , 2005. (Booklet, Handout, Online)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
Title
Coping with your financial concerns when you have breast cancer
Corporate Author
Willow Breast Cancer Support Canada
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Willow Breast Cancer Support Canada
Year Published
2005
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms - economics
Social Support
Financial Support
Insurance, Disability
Insurance, Health
Insurance Benefits
Employment
Popular Works
Language
English
Material Type
Booklet
Handout
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://www.willow.org/?s=coping+with+your+financial+concerns+when+you+have+breast+cancer
Audience
Professional

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