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Writing health information for patients and families

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113515

http://www.hamiltonhealthsciences.ca/body.cfm?id=1982

http://www.hamiltonhealthsciences.ca/workfiles/PATIENT_ED/Writing_HI_Edition4.pdf

Wizowski, Lindsay, Harper, Theresa, Hutchings, Tracy;. [Hamilton, Ont.]: Hamilton Health Sciences , 2014. 4th ed. (Book, Online)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
Title
Writing health information for patients and families
Subtitle
A guide to developing educational materials that promote health literacy
Author
Wizowski, Lindsay
Harper, Theresa
Hutchings, Tracy;
Edition
4th ed.
Place
[Hamilton, Ont.]
Publisher
Hamilton Health Sciences
Year Published
2014
Subjects
Patient Education as Topic
Health Education
Writing
Teaching Materials
Health Literacy
ISBN
9780969743507
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://www.hamiltonhealthsciences.ca/body.cfm?id=1982
http://www.hamiltonhealthsciences.ca/workfiles/PATIENT_ED/Writing_HI_Edition4.pdf
Audience
Professional
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Writing health information for patients and families: A guide to creating patient education materials that are easy to read, understand and use

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111208
Wizowski, Lindsay, Harper, Theresa, Hutchings, Tracy. Hamilton, ON: Hamilton Health Sciences , 2008. Third Edition 2008. (Book) — 4 copies, 4 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Call Number
REF IA 850 WIZ 2008
For health care providers or educators interested in developing educational material in print or for the Internet, this book provides best practice - supported by knowledge from the emerging field of health literacy. In this 3rd edition new evidence is presented, including information from recent …
Title
Writing health information for patients and families: A guide to creating patient education materials that are easy to read, understand and use
Author
Wizowski, Lindsay
Harper, Theresa
Hutchings, Tracy
Edition
Third Edition 2008
Place
Hamilton, ON
Publisher
Hamilton Health Sciences
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
Spiral Bound paperback: 128 p.
Topics
Patient Education
Patient-Health Care Practitioner Relations. Doctor-Patient Relations.
Abstract
For health care providers or educators interested in developing educational material in print or for the Internet, this book provides best practice - supported by knowledge from the emerging field of health literacy. In this 3rd edition new evidence is presented, including information from recent reports on health literacy in Canada.
ISBN
9780969743552
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Audience
Professional
Call Number
REF IA 850 WIZ 2008
Copy 3 BC Children's and Women's Study & Learning Commons REF Available
Copy 4 BC Children's and Women's Study & Learning Commons REF Available
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Study & Learning Commons REF Available
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Study & Learning Commons REF Available
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Writing health information for patients and families : a guide to creating patient education materials that are easy to read, understand and use

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog13720
Wizowski, Lindsay, Harper, Theresa, Hutchings, Tracy. Hamilton, ON.: Hamilton Health Sciences , 2002. (Book)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Professional Practice Nursing
Title
Writing health information for patients and families : a guide to creating patient education materials that are easy to read, understand and use
Author
Wizowski, Lindsay
Harper, Theresa
Hutchings, Tracy
Place
Hamilton, ON.
Publisher
Hamilton Health Sciences
Year Published
2002
Subjects
Patient Education
Health Education
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Professional Practice Nursing
Audience
Professional

Planning for death : information for patients and families

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog9378
Victoria Hospice Society. Victoria, B.C.: Victoria Hospice Society , 1996?. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
BF575 V643p 1996
A patient's perspective. The family's perspective. Coping with serious illness. How to help. Tasks for families of dying patients
Title
Planning for death : information for patients and families
Corporate Author
Victoria Hospice Society
Place
Victoria, B.C.
Publisher
Victoria Hospice Society
Year Published
1996?
Subjects
Death - popular works - handbooks
Social Support - popular works - handbooks
Grief - popular works - handbooks
Family - popular works - handbooks
Abstract
A patient's perspective. The family's perspective. Coping with serious illness. How to help. Tasks for families of dying patients
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
BF575 V643p 1996
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available

Information and support programs for patients, families and friends

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog8538
British Columbia Cancer Agency. Patient and Family Counselling. British Columbia Cancer Agency. Patient and Family Counselling , 1993. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Library Archives
Title
Information and support programs for patients, families and friends
Corporate Author
British Columbia Cancer Agency. Patient and Family Counselling
Publisher
British Columbia Cancer Agency. Patient and Family Counselling
Year Published
1993
Subjects
Social Support - popular works - pamphlets
Patient Participation - popular works - pamphlets
British Columbia Cancer Agency - pamphlets
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Library Archives
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended

Ebola virus disease: Information sheet for patients and families

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113197

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/PHSA405_EbolaInfo_2014.pdf

Vancouver, BC: Provincial Health Services Authority , 2014. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
PHSA405
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
This pamphlet provides information about Ebola, a deadly virus that causes bleeding inside and outside the body. It includes information about the symptoms of Ebola, special precautions to take, and the special precautions the hospitals are taking to ensure the infection does not spread.
Title
Ebola virus disease: Information sheet for patients and families
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Provincial Health Services Authority
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
PDF: 2 p.
Topics
Viral Diseases
Abstract
This pamphlet provides information about Ebola, a deadly virus that causes bleeding inside and outside the body. It includes information about the symptoms of Ebola, special precautions to take, and the special precautions the hospitals are taking to ensure the infection does not spread.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/PHSA405_EbolaInfo_2014.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
PHSA405

Where can I find? Information for patients and families

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog106483

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1415_WhereCanIFind_2014.pdf

Child Life. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2014. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCCH1415
*A guide to places and services in the neighborhood near BC Children's Hospital including: Describes: amenities at the hospital and in the neighbourhood; parking on site; where to eat inside hospital; accommodation options and travel and transportation options.
Title
Where can I find? Information for patients and families
Subtitle
Where can I find?
Author
Child Life
Corporate Author
Department of Learning and Development
Partners in Care
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
1 PDF file
Topics
Housing/Living Arrangements
Support Groups
Internet
Directories. Resource Guides
Maps
Hospital Food Services
Hospitals Services
Abstract
*A guide to places and services in the neighborhood near BC Children's Hospital including: Describes: amenities at the hospital and in the neighbourhood; parking on site; where to eat inside hospital; accommodation options and travel and transportation options.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1415_WhereCanIFind_2014.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1415

Information for patients and families making difficult decisions

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111335

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/CW127A_InfoPatientsFamiliesMakingDifficultDecisions_2010_Feb.pdf

Ethics Resource Office. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2010. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
CW127A
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view.
This 1 page pamphlet provides examples of ethical concerns that patients and families at BC Children's Hospital may be faced with and who they can consult when in need of ethics consultation.
Title
Information for patients and families making difficult decisions
Author
Ethics Resource Office
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
1 PDF file
Abstract
This 1 page pamphlet provides examples of ethical concerns that patients and families at BC Children's Hospital may be faced with and who they can consult when in need of ethics consultation.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/CW127A_InfoPatientsFamiliesMakingDifficultDecisions_2010_Feb.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
CW127A

Factor V Leiden: Information for patient and families

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112230

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/PDF/pamphlets/BCCH1634_FactorVLeiden-2012_July.pdf

Hematology Department. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2012. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCCH1634
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
This pamphlet provides information about the blood clotting disorder Factor V Leiden, including how it affects clotting; how the diagnosis is made; information about the genetic inheritance; treatment information; and tips for what you can do if you have Factor V Leiden.
Title
Factor V Leiden: Information for patient and families
Corporate Author
Hematology Department
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
PDF file: 6 p.
Topics
Genetic Disorders
Abstract
This pamphlet provides information about the blood clotting disorder Factor V Leiden, including how it affects clotting; how the diagnosis is made; information about the genetic inheritance; treatment information; and tips for what you can do if you have Factor V Leiden.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/PDF/pamphlets/BCCH1634_FactorVLeiden-2012_July.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1634

Home support agency information for patients and families

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog10593
BC Cancer Agency. Vancouver Island Centre. Radiation Therapy. Victoria, B.C.: BC Cancer Agency. Vancouver Island Centre. Radiation Therapy , 2003. (Handout)
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VIC Radiation Therapy
Title
Home support agency information for patients and families
Alternate Title
Intravenous conscious sedation : information for patients
Corporate Author
BC Cancer Agency. Vancouver Island Centre. Radiation Therapy
Place
Victoria, B.C.
Publisher
BC Cancer Agency. Vancouver Island Centre. Radiation Therapy
Year Published
2003
Language
English
Material Type
Handout
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VIC Radiation Therapy
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended

Neurofibromatosis : a handbook for patients, families and health care professionals

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog6246
Rubenstein, Allan E, Korf, Bruce R. New York, N.Y.: Thieme Medical Publishers, Inc. , 1990. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QZ380 N493 1990
Title
Neurofibromatosis : a handbook for patients, families and health care professionals
Author
Rubenstein, Allan E
Korf, Bruce R.
Place
New York, N.Y.
Publisher
Thieme Medical Publishers, Inc.
Year Published
1990
Subjects
Neurofibromatosis
ISBN
865771545
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ380 N493 1990
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Teaching strategies for health education and health promotion : working with patients, families, and communities

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20965
Lowenstein, Arlene J., Foord-May, Lynn, Romano, Jane;. Sudbury, Mass.: Jones & Bartlett , 2009. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Call Number
WA590 T2537 2009
Title
Teaching strategies for health education and health promotion : working with patients, families, and communities
Author
Lowenstein, Arlene J.
Foord-May, Lynn
Romano, Jane;
Place
Sudbury, Mass.
Publisher
Jones & Bartlett
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
642 p.
Subjects
Teaching - methods
Health Education
Health Promotion
ISBN
9780763752279
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WA590 T2537 2009
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Library Available
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Grant writing handbook for nurses and health professionals

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog120846

https://www.r2library.com/Resource/Title/0826141447

Holtzclaw, Barbara J., Kenner, Carole, Walden, Marlene. New York, NY: Springer Publishing Company , 2018. 3rd ed. (Ebook)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL Notes
This title is licensed for one user at a time on BCCA-network computers. If you are denied access while on a network computer, try again later.
Table of Contents: ; Why grant writing skills are needed now and in the future -- So, you want to write a grant! Where to begin? -- What type of grant do you want? -- It takes a village (and the village has a system!) -- Writing the research proposal -- Engaging communities in research grant develo…
Title
Grant writing handbook for nurses and health professionals
Alternate Title
Grant writing handbook for nurses
Author
Holtzclaw, Barbara J.
Kenner, Carole
Walden, Marlene
Edition
3rd ed.
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Springer Publishing Company
Year Published
2018
Series
R2 Library
Subjects
Research Support as Topic
Nursing Research
Writing
Fellowships and Scholarships - standards
Abstract
Table of Contents:
Why grant writing skills are needed now and in the future -- So, you want to write a grant! Where to begin? -- What type of grant do you want? -- It takes a village (and the village has a system!) -- Writing the research proposal -- Engaging communities in research grant development -- Check your parachute! A few more hoops to jump through -- The electronic environment of grantsmanship -- Gauging progress and reviewer feedback -- So now you?ve been funded -- Dissemination of grant findings.
Notes
Preceded by Grant writing handbook for nurses / Barbara J. Holtzclaw, Carole Kenner, Marlene Walden. 2nd ed. 2001.
ISBN
0826141447
9780826141446
9780826141453
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
https://www.r2library.com/Resource/Title/0826141447
URL Notes
This title is licensed for one user at a time on BCCA-network computers. If you are denied access while on a network computer, try again later.
Audience
Professional
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Multi-drug resistant organisms (MDROs): Information sheet for patients & families

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113780

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/PHSA408_MultiDrugResistOrganisms_2016.pdf

Provincial Health Services Authority. Vancouver, BC: Provincial Health Services Authority , 2016. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
PHSA408
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print the pamphlet.
Title
Multi-drug resistant organisms (MDROs): Information sheet for patients & families
Corporate Author
Provincial Health Services Authority
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Provincial Health Services Authority
Year Published
2016
Physical Description
PDF file, 2 p.
Topics
Antibiotics. Antibacterial Drugs
Bacterial Diseases
Notes
PHSA408
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/PHSA408_MultiDrugResistOrganisms_2016.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print the pamphlet.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
PHSA408

Complete guide to complementary therapies in cancer care : essential information for patients, survivors and health professionals

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20859
Cassileth, Barrie R. Hasensack, NJ: World Scientific , 2011. (Book) — 5 copies, 4 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ266 C345c 2011
Title
Complete guide to complementary therapies in cancer care : essential information for patients, survivors and health professionals
Author
Cassileth, Barrie R
Place
Hasensack, NJ
Publisher
World Scientific
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
xxvi, 354 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - therapy
Complementary Therapies
Popular Works
ISBN
9789814335164
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
QZ266 C345c 2011
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Missing
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr On Loan, due September 13, 2019
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Fighting cancer with knowledge and hope : a guide for patients, families, and health care providers

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog19153
Frank, Richard C. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press , 2009. (Book) — 5 copies, 5 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ201 F828f 2009
Title
Fighting cancer with knowledge and hope : a guide for patients, families, and health care providers
Author
Frank, Richard C
Place
New Haven, CT
Publisher
Yale University Press
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
xviii, 257 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms
Patients
Caregivers
Survivors
Popular Works
ISBN
9780300151022
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 F828f 2009
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Fighting cancer with knowledge and hope : a guide for patients, families, and health care providers

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog21859

https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/bccancer-ebooks/reader.action?docID=3421251

Frank, Richard C. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press , 2013. 2nd ed. (Book, Ebook) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
Call Number
QZ201 F828f 2013
URL Notes
Patients and the public of BC and the Yukon can access this title by calling 1.888.675.8001 x 7000 (toll-free) to obtain a username and password from the Library.
Title
Fighting cancer with knowledge and hope : a guide for patients, families, and health care providers
Author
Frank, Richard C
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
New Haven, CT
Publisher
Yale University Press
Year Published
2013
Physical Description
xxii, 306 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series
Proquest Ebook Central
ebrary books for public
Subjects
Neoplasms
Popular Works
ISBN
9780300190618
9780300190939
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
URL
https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/bccancer-ebooks/reader.action?docID=3421251
URL Notes
Patients and the public of BC and the Yukon can access this title by calling 1.888.675.8001 x 7000 (toll-free) to obtain a username and password from the Library.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 F828f 2013
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer Info Ctr Missing
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Endocrine handouts for patients and families

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog114782

http://www.bcchildrens.ca/health-info/coping-support/endocrine-conditions

BCCH Endocrinology & Diabetes Unit. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital & Health Centre , 2009. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
A website that provides access to patient handouts for children with Endocrine conditions. The handouts are made available by the Endocrinology & Diabetes Unit at BC Children's Hospital. Includes general information about endocrine disorders and information about tests, puberty hormones, adrenal …
Title
Endocrine handouts for patients and families
Author
BCCH Endocrinology & Diabetes Unit
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital & Health Centre
Year Published
2009
Topics
Diabetes Mellitus Children
Endocrine System. Endocrine Diseases. Endocrinology
Diabetes
Abstract
A website that provides access to patient handouts for children with Endocrine conditions. The handouts are made available by the Endocrinology & Diabetes Unit at BC Children's Hospital. Includes general information about endocrine disorders and information about tests, puberty hormones, adrenal insufficiency, hypoglycemia, growth hormone and thyroid conditions.
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.bcchildrens.ca/health-info/coping-support/endocrine-conditions
Audience
Patient or Public

Diabetes handouts for patients and families

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110998

http://www.bcchildrens.ca/Services/SpecializedPediatrics/EndocrinologyDiabetesUnit/ForFamilies/EndocrineHandouts.htm

BCCH Endocrinology & Diabetes Unit. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital & Health Centre , 2009. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
A website that provides access to patient handouts for children with Endocrine conditions. The handouts are made available by the Endocrinology & Diabetes Unit at BC Children's Hospital. Includes general information about endocrine disorders and information about tests, puberty hormones, adrenal …
Title
Diabetes handouts for patients and families
Author
BCCH Endocrinology & Diabetes Unit
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital & Health Centre
Year Published
2009
Topics
Diabetes Mellitus Children
Endocrine System. Endocrine Diseases. Endocrinology
Diabetes
Abstract
A website that provides access to patient handouts for children with Endocrine conditions. The handouts are made available by the Endocrinology & Diabetes Unit at BC Children's Hospital. Includes general information about endocrine disorders and information about tests, puberty hormones, adrenal insufficiency, hypoglycemia, growth hormone and thyroid conditions.
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.bcchildrens.ca/Services/SpecializedPediatrics/EndocrinologyDiabetesUnit/ForFamilies/EndocrineHandouts.htm
Audience
Patient or Public

Diabetes handouts for patients and families

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110999

http://www.bcchildrens.ca/Services/SpecializedPediatrics/EndocrinologyDiabetesUnit/ForFamilies/DiabetesHandouts.htm

BCCH Endocrinology & Diabetes Unit. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital & Health Centre , 2009. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
A website that provides access to patient handouts for children with Diabetes. The handouts are made available by the Endocrinology & Diabetes Unit at BC Children's Hospital. Includes general information about diabetes and information about diet and nutrition, insulin and Diabetes Type 2.
Title
Diabetes handouts for patients and families
Author
BCCH Endocrinology & Diabetes Unit
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital & Health Centre
Year Published
2009
Topics
Diabetes Mellitus Children
Diabetes
Abstract
A website that provides access to patient handouts for children with Diabetes. The handouts are made available by the Endocrinology & Diabetes Unit at BC Children's Hospital. Includes general information about diabetes and information about diet and nutrition, insulin and Diabetes Type 2.
Notes
SUBJECT Diabetes
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.bcchildrens.ca/Services/SpecializedPediatrics/EndocrinologyDiabetesUnit/ForFamilies/DiabetesHandouts.htm
Audience
Patient or Public

How to write, publish, and present in the health sciences : a guide for clinicians & laboratory researchers

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18461

http://www.R2Library.com/marc_frame.aspx?ResourceID=1597

Lang, Thomas A. Philadelphia, PA: American College of Physicians , 2010. (Ebook)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL Notes
This title is licensed for one user at a time on BCCA-network computers. If you are denied access while on a network computer, try again later.
Title
How to write, publish, and present in the health sciences : a guide for clinicians & laboratory researchers
Author
Lang, Thomas A
Place
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
American College of Physicians
Year Published
2010
Series
R2 Library
Subjects
Writing
Publishing
Biomedical Research
ISBN
9781934465141
1934465143
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://www.R2Library.com/marc_frame.aspx?ResourceID=1597
URL Notes
This title is licensed for one user at a time on BCCA-network computers. If you are denied access while on a network computer, try again later.
Audience
Professional
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Lupus and other related information for you and your patients

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18509
National Institutes of Health, National Institutes of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases. Bethesda, Md.: The Institute , [2008]. (CD-ROM) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Call Number
WR245 L87 2008
Title
Lupus and other related information for you and your patients
Corporate Author
National Institutes of Health
National Institutes of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
Place
Bethesda, Md.
Publisher
The Institute
Year Published
[2008]
Physical Description
1 CD-ROM
Series
NIH publication
Subjects
Lupus Erythematosus, Systemic
Handbooks
Material Type
CD-ROM
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WR245 L87 2008
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Library Available

Kelty mental health resource centre: BC's information source for children, youth & families

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog114431

http://keltymentalhealth.ca/

Kelty mental health resource centre. Vancouver, BC: Provincial Health Services Authority (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
The Kelty Mental Health Resource Centre is a provincial resource centre that provides mental health and substance use information, resources, and peer support to children, youth and their families from across BC. They also provide peer support to people of all ages with eating disorders. All servic…
Title
Kelty mental health resource centre: BC's information source for children, youth & families
Corporate Author
Kelty mental health resource centre
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Provincial Health Services Authority
Topics
Eating Disorders
Children's Health
Youth Health
Abstract
The Kelty Mental Health Resource Centre is a provincial resource centre that provides mental health and substance use information, resources, and peer support to children, youth and their families from across BC. They also provide peer support to people of all ages with eating disorders. All services are free of charge.
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://keltymentalhealth.ca/
Audience
Patient or Public

The lymphoma guide: Information for patients and caregivers

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109729
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada. White Plains, NY: The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada , 2011. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FE 360 LYM 2011
Provides information about the lymphomas, Hodgkin's Disease and Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, including information on clinical trials, side effects and follow-up care, and a glossary of medical terms.
Title
The lymphoma guide: Information for patients and caregivers
Corporate Author
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada
Place
White Plains, NY
Publisher
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
Softcover: 48 p.
Topics
Lymphoma
Hodgkin's Disease
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Abstract
Provides information about the lymphomas, Hodgkin's Disease and Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, including information on clinical trials, side effects and follow-up care, and a glossary of medical terms.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FE 360 LYM 2011
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

Information about abdominal and pelvic irradiation for gyne patients

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog3174
BC Cancer Agency. Fraser Valley Cancer Centre. Surrey, B.C.: BC Cancer Agency. Fraser Valley Cancer Centre , 1999?. (Handout)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
FVC Ambulatory Care
Title
Information about abdominal and pelvic irradiation for gyne patients
Corporate Author
BC Cancer Agency. Fraser Valley Cancer Centre
Place
Surrey, B.C.
Publisher
BC Cancer Agency. Fraser Valley Cancer Centre
Year Published
1999?
Subjects
Genital Neoplasms, Female - radiotherapy - popular works - handouts
Language
English
Material Type
Handout
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
FVC Ambulatory Care
Audience
Patient or Public

Security and access : guidelines for managing electronic patient information

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog6127
Fuller, Sandra R. Chicago, Ill.: American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) , 1998. (Book)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
FVC PIM
Title
Security and access : guidelines for managing electronic patient information
Author
Fuller, Sandra R
Place
Chicago, Ill.
Publisher
American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA)
Year Published
1998
Subjects
Security Measures
Information Systems - standards
Medical Records
Confidentiality
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
FVC PIM
Audience
Professional

WRITE : write readable information to educate

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog322
Hilts, Linda, Krilyk, B. Jane. Hamilton, Ont.: Chedoke-McMaster Hospitals | Hamilton Civic Hospitals , 1989. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
VIC Radiation Therapy
Call Number
PE1408 H656 1989
Title
WRITE : write readable information to educate
Author
Hilts, Linda
Krilyk, B. Jane
Place
Hamilton, Ont.
Publisher
Chedoke-McMaster Hospitals
Hamilton Civic Hospitals
Year Published
1989
Subjects
Writing
Education
Patient Education
ISBN
929138023
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
VIC Radiation Therapy
Audience
Professional
Call Number
PE1408 H656 1989
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Porche, Robert A. Jr. (ed). Oakbrook Terrace, IL: Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations , 2007. 2nd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Call Number
REF IA 850 POR 2007
With the help of families, informed and educated patients can participate in their own treatment, assist in identifying errors before they occur, and improve outcomes. This fact is the foundation of the revised edition of this book, which is designed to guide and support educators at all levels of …
Title
Patient and family education
Author
Porche, Robert A. Jr. (ed).
Corporate Author
Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Oakbrook Terrace, IL
Publisher
Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
Paperback, 166 p.
Topics
Patient Education
Patient-Health Care Practitioner Relations. Doctor-Patient Relations.
Abstract
With the help of families, informed and educated patients can participate in their own treatment, assist in identifying errors before they occur, and improve outcomes. This fact is the foundation of the revised edition of this book, which is designed to guide and support educators at all levels of practice, and across a variety of health care settings.
ISBN
9781599400075
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Audience
Professional
Call Number
REF IA 850 POR 2007
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Study & Learning Commons REF Available
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Financial information for cancer patients

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113471
BC Cancer Agency. Psychosocial Oncology. Vancouver, BC: BC Cancer Agency. Multi-Media Services , 2015. 2nd ed. (Video, DVD) — 11 copies, 11 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
VC Library Archives
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ200 B365f 2015
1. Introduction (1:40 minutes) ; Introduction (video) Hosted by Shelley Pennington, BC Cancer Agency ; 2. I need to stop working? (12:44 minutes) ; I need to stop working (video) Hosted by Maureen Parkinson & Douglas Ozier, BC Cancer Agency ; 3. Accommodation - Home Support - Transportation (5:34…
Title
Financial information for cancer patients
Alternate Title
Financial information for cancer patients : accommodation, home, support, transportation
Corporate Author
BC Cancer Agency. Psychosocial Oncology
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Cancer Agency. Multi-Media Services
Year Published
2015
Physical Description
27 minutes
Subjects
Neoplasms - economics
Social Support
Financial Support
Insurance, Disability
Insurance, Health
Insurance Benefits
Employment
British Columbia
Canada
Popular Works
Abstract
1. Introduction (1:40 minutes)
Introduction (video) Hosted by Shelley Pennington, BC Cancer Agency
2. I need to stop working? (12:44 minutes)
I need to stop working (video) Hosted by Maureen Parkinson & Douglas Ozier, BC Cancer Agency
3. Accommodation - Home Support - Transportation (5:34 minutes)
Accommodation, Transportation & Homecare (video) Hosted by Amy Lai, BC Cancer Agency
NOTE: Correction to slide "Accommodation, Transportation and Home Care at 1:23 minutes - Canadian Cancer Society phone number is 1-888-939-3333
4. Who covers the costs of healthcare and medical treatment? (3:03 minutes)
Who covers the costs of healthcare services (video) Hosted by Sarah Sample, BC Cancer Agency
5. Chinese version (4:23 minutes)
Chinese version (video) Hosted by Sandy Kwong, BC Cancer Agency
Notes
Note: This DVD must be played on computers. It is not formatted for DVD-players.
Language
English
Material Type
Video
DVD
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
VC Library Archives
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
QZ200 B365f 2015
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 CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CN Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency CN Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library AV Room Available

Patient information for prostate brachytherapy

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog14423
BC Cancer Agency. Fraser Valley Cancer Centre. Radiation Therapy. Vancouver, B.C.: BC Cancer Agency. Fraser Valley Cancer Centre. Radiation Therapy , 2005. (Handout)
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
FVC Ambulatory Care
FVC Radiation Therapy
Title
Patient information for prostate brachytherapy
Corporate Author
BC Cancer Agency. Fraser Valley Cancer Centre. Radiation Therapy
Place
Vancouver, B.C.
Publisher
BC Cancer Agency. Fraser Valley Cancer Centre. Radiation Therapy
Year Published
2005
Subjects
Prostatic Neoplasms - radiotherapy - popular works - handouts
Language
English
Material Type
Handout
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
FVC Ambulatory Care
FVC Radiation Therapy
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended

Financial information for cancer patients

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog16370
BC Cancer Agency. Cancer Centre for the Southern Interior. Kelowna, BC: BC Cancer Agency. Cancer Centre for the Southern Interior , 2008. (Video, DVD) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
VC Library Archives
Call Number
QZ200 B365f 2008
Health care team discussion ; Overall outline of content ; Dr. Jefferys and patient ; Income replacement options (Human Resources Canada) ; CPP disability ; Prescription coverage ; Ministry of Employment and Income Assistance ; Health Insurance BC and General Medical Costs (premium assistance) ; Tr…
Title
Financial information for cancer patients
Corporate Author
BC Cancer Agency. Cancer Centre for the Southern Interior
Place
Kelowna, BC
Publisher
BC Cancer Agency. Cancer Centre for the Southern Interior
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
17 minutes
Subjects
Neoplasms - economics
Social Support
Financial Support
Insurance, Disability
Insurance, Health
Insurance Benefits
Employment
British Columbia
Canada
Popular Works
Abstract
Health care team discussion
Overall outline of content
Dr. Jefferys and patient
Income replacement options (Human Resources Canada)
CPP disability
Prescription coverage
Ministry of Employment and Income Assistance
Health Insurance BC and General Medical Costs (premium assistance)
Transportation
Language
English
Material Type
Video
DVD
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
VC Library Archives
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
QZ200 B365f 2008
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer Info Ctr Missing

Financial information for cancer patients

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113486

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BC_Cancer_financial_brochure_2015Web.pdf

BC Cancer Agency. Patient and Family Counselling Services. Vancouver, BC: BC Cancer Agency. Patient and Family Counselling Services , 2015. (Booklet, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
Title
Financial information for cancer patients
Corporate Author
BC Cancer Agency. Patient and Family Counselling Services
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Cancer Agency. Patient and Family Counselling Services
Year Published
2015
Subjects
Neoplasms - economics
Social Support
Financial Support
Insurance, Disability
Insurance, Health
Insurance Benefits
Employment
Popular Works
Language
English
Material Type
Booklet
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BC_Cancer_financial_brochure_2015Web.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public

Financial information for cancer patients

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111579

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BC_Cancer_financial_brochure_2015Web.pdf

BC Cancer Agency. Vancouver, BC: BC Cancer Agency , 2015. (Booklet)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
Click on the above link for the pdf version.
This booklet is a guide to information about financial resources to assist persons with cancer and their families including income loss and treatment related costs as well as other costs that individuals and families may need to address. ; Printed copies are also available at your BC Cancer Agency …
Title
Financial information for cancer patients
Author
BC Cancer Agency
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Cancer Agency
Year Published
2015
Physical Description
Paperback: 36 pages
Topics
Cancer-Directories. Resource Guides
Cancer-Coping
Cancer
Abstract
This booklet is a guide to information about financial resources to assist persons with cancer and their families including income loss and treatment related costs as well as other costs that individuals and families may need to address.
Printed copies are also available at your BC Cancer Agency regional centres Patient & Family Counselling Services offices.
Language
English
Material Type
Booklet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BC_Cancer_financial_brochure_2015Web.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the above link for the pdf version.
Audience
Professional

Adult leukemia : a comprehensive guide for patients and families

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog2779
Lackritz, Barbara. Sebastopol, Ca.: O'Reilly & Associates, Inc. , 2001. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WH250 L141 2001
Title
Adult leukemia : a comprehensive guide for patients and families
Author
Lackritz, Barbara
Place
Sebastopol, Ca.
Publisher
O'Reilly & Associates, Inc.
Year Published
2001
Subjects
Leukemia - in adulthood - popular works
ISBN
0596500017
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WH250 L141 2001
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Missing
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Neuroendocrine tumours : reference guide for patients and families

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog120878

https://cnetscanada.org/patients-caregivers/resources/neuroendocrine-tumour-reference-guide-for-patients-and-families/

Carcinoid NeuroEndocrine Tumour Society Canada. Toronto, ON: Carcinoid NeuroEndocrine Tumour Society Canada , 2017. 2nd ed. (Book, Online) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
Call Number
WI435 C266 2017
URL Notes
Downloadable PDF available at URL. Available in English and French languages.
Title
Neuroendocrine tumours : reference guide for patients and families
Alternate Title
Neuroendocrine tumors
Corporate Author
Carcinoid NeuroEndocrine Tumour Society Canada
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Carcinoid NeuroEndocrine Tumour Society Canada
Year Published
2017
Physical Description
88 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Subjects
Neuroendocrine Tumors - diagnosis
Carcinoma, Neuroendocrine - diagnosis
Carcinoid Tumor
Gastrointestinal Neoplasms
Pancreatic Neoplasms
Popular Works
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
URL
https://cnetscanada.org/patients-caregivers/resources/neuroendocrine-tumour-reference-guide-for-patients-and-families/
URL Notes
Downloadable PDF available at URL. Available in English and French languages.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WI435 C266 2017
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available

Bone marrow transplantation : a reference guide for patients and families

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog8568
Vancouver General Hospital. Vancouver, B.C.: Vancouver General Hospital , 2001. 3rd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WH380 V223 2001
Title
Bone marrow transplantation : a reference guide for patients and families
Corporate Author
Vancouver General Hospital
Edition
3rd ed.
Place
Vancouver, B.C.
Publisher
Vancouver General Hospital
Year Published
2001
Subjects
Bone Marrow Transplantation
Popular Works
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
WH380 V223 2001
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available

Headlines : a newsletter for brain tumour patients and their families

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog15012

http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/health-info/types-of-cancer/brain-central-nervous-system/headlines

BC Cancer Agency. Vancouver, BC: BC Cancer Agency | BCCA (Serial)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library BCCA Pubs
URL Notes
Individual issues and downloadable index of all Headlines articles are available at link.
Title
Headlines : a newsletter for brain tumour patients and their families
Corporate Author
BC Cancer Agency
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Cancer Agency
BCCA
Language
English
Material Type
Serial
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library BCCA Pubs
Frequency
Quarterly
Holdings
VC Library BCCA Pubs: 2006-
URL
http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/health-info/types-of-cancer/brain-central-nervous-system/headlines
URL Notes
Individual issues and downloadable index of all Headlines articles are available at link.
Audience
Professional

Road ahead : coping with cancer chemotherapy : for patients and families

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog16495
Keeney, Susan Nessim. Los Angeles, CA: Susan Nessim Keeney/Cancervive , 2004. (Video, DVD) — 5 copies, 5 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library AV Room
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ267 R628 2004
Title
Road ahead : coping with cancer chemotherapy : for patients and families
Author
Keeney, Susan Nessim
Corporate Author
Cancervive
Place
Los Angeles, CA
Publisher
Susan Nessim Keeney/Cancervive
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
18 minutes
Subjects
Neoplasms - drug therapy
Patients
Family
Social Support
Popular Works
Language
English
Material Type
Video
DVD
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
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ267 R628 2004
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library AV Room Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available

Understanding pancreatic cancer : a guide for patients and their families

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18132
Burlein-Hall, Stephanie, Maier, Barbara-Anne. Toronto, ON: Eli Lilly Canada Inc. , 2006. (Booklet, Handout) — 9 copies, 9 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WI810 U55 2006
Title
Understanding pancreatic cancer : a guide for patients and their families
Author
Burlein-Hall, Stephanie
Maier, Barbara-Anne
Corporate Author
Eli Lilly Canada Inc.
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Eli Lilly Canada Inc.
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
25 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Pancreatic Neoplasms
Popular Works
Language
English
Material Type
Booklet
Handout
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WI810 U55 2006
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC 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 Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 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.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Missing
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Missing

Understanding bladder cancer : a guide for patients and their families

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18133
Eli Lilly Canada Inc. Toronto, ON: Eli Lilly Canada Inc. , 2006. (Booklet, Handout) — 8 copies, 8 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WJ500 U55 2006
Title
Understanding bladder cancer : a guide for patients and their families
Corporate Author
Eli Lilly Canada Inc.
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Eli Lilly Canada Inc.
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
25 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Bladder Neoplasms
Popular Works
Language
English
Material Type
Booklet
Handout
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WJ500 U55 2006
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 FVC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Missing
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available

Parkinson’s disease : a complete guide for patients and families

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog19066
Weiner, William J., Shulman, Lisa M., Lang, Anthony E.;. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press , 2007. 2nd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Call Number
WL359 W45 2007
Title
Parkinson’s disease : a complete guide for patients and families
Author
Weiner, William J.
Shulman, Lisa M.
Lang, Anthony E.;
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Baltimore
Publisher
Johns Hopkins University Press
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
278 p. : ill.
Series
Johns Hopkins Press health book
Subjects
Parkinson disease
Consumer Information Collection
BC Mental Health and Addiction Services Collection
ISBN
9780801885464
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WL359 W45 2007
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Spinal tumors : a treatment guide for patients and family

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20050

https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/bccancer-ebooks/reader.action?docID=3319221

Aryan, Henry E. Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett Publishers , 2010. (Book, Ebook) — 6 copies, 6 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WE725 A796 2010
URL Notes
Patients and the public of BC and the Yukon can access this title by calling 1.888.675.8001 x 7000 (toll-free) to obtain a username and password from the Library.
Title
Spinal tumors : a treatment guide for patients and family
Author
Aryan, Henry E
Place
Sudbury, MA
Publisher
Jones and Bartlett Publishers
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
ix, 121 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Series
Proquest Ebook Central
ebrary books for public
Subjects
Spinal Neoplasms - diagnosis
Spinal Neoplasms - therapy
Spinal Neoplasms - rehabilitation
Spinal Cord Neoplasms
Popular Works
ISBN
9780763757083
076375708X
9781449617950
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
URL
https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/bccancer-ebooks/reader.action?docID=3319221
URL Notes
Patients and the public of BC and the Yukon can access this title by calling 1.888.675.8001 x 7000 (toll-free) to obtain a username and password from the Library.
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
WE725 A796 2010
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Cancer survivorship : next steps for patients and their families

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20164

http://www.cancer.net/patient/Survivorship

http://www.cancer.net/sites/cancer.net/files/vignette/Cancer_Survivorship.pdf

American Society of Clinical Oncology. Alexandria, VA: American Society of Clinical Oncology , 2011. (Booklet, Online) — 10 copies, 10 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
Call Number
QZ200 A816 2011
Title
Cancer survivorship : next steps for patients and their families
Corporate Author
American Society of Clinical Oncology
Place
Alexandria, VA
Publisher
American Society of Clinical Oncology
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
26 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Neoplasms - rehabilitation
Quality of Life
Survivors
Adaptation, Psychological
Neoplasms - complications
Follow-up Studies
Social Support
Language
English
Material Type
Booklet
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
URL
http://www.cancer.net/patient/Survivorship
http://www.cancer.net/sites/cancer.net/files/vignette/Cancer_Survivorship.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
QZ200 A816 2011
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 Available
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c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available

Lupus book : a guide for patients and their families

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20369
Wallace, Daniel J.;. Oxford: Oxford University Press , 2009. 4th ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Call Number
WR152 W35 2009
Title
Lupus book : a guide for patients and their families
Author
Wallace, Daniel J.;
Edition
4th ed.
Place
Oxford
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
294 p. : ill.
Subjects
Lupus Erythematosus, Systemic
Consumer Information Collection
ISBN
9780195373097
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WR152 W35 2009
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Research clinical trials: A pamphlet for patients and families

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113721

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1907_ResearchClinicalTrials_2015.pdf

BC Children's Hospital. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2015. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCCH1907
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print the pamphlet.
This pamphlet will explain what a research clinical trial is and help you make an informed decision about whether participating in one is right for you and your family member.
Title
Research clinical trials: A pamphlet for patients and families
Corporate Author
BC Children's Hospital
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2015
Physical Description
PDF file, 2 p.
Topics
Clinical Trials
Research Design
Abstract
This pamphlet will explain what a research clinical trial is and help you make an informed decision about whether participating in one is right for you and your family member.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1907_ResearchClinicalTrials_2015.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print the pamphlet.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1907

Urea cycle disorders: A guide for patients, parents and families

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113941

http://www.nucdf.org/documents/UCD_Guide_NewFamilies_USA.pdf

National Urea Cycle Disorders Foundation. Pasadena, CA: National Urea Cycle Disorders Foundation , 2015. (Online, Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
You or your child have/has been diagnosed with a urea cycle disorder. Initially any information regarding these types of condition is hard to understand, especially at a time when you are naturally very worried and suddenly provided with lots of medical information. By describing this condition in …
Title
Urea cycle disorders: A guide for patients, parents and families
Corporate Author
National Urea Cycle Disorders Foundation
Place
Pasadena, CA
Publisher
National Urea Cycle Disorders Foundation
Year Published
2015
Topics
Genetic Disorders
Urinary System
Abstract
You or your child have/has been diagnosed with a urea cycle disorder. Initially any information regarding these types of condition is hard to understand, especially at a time when you are naturally very worried and suddenly provided with lots of medical information. By describing this condition in booklet format, you will be able to read it at your leisure, and then write down any important questions that you may want to ask your specialist doctor, nurse or dietitian.
Language
English
Material Type
Online
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.nucdf.org/documents/UCD_Guide_NewFamilies_USA.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public

Understanding lung cancer : a guide for patients and their families

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20438

http://imaging.ubmmedica.com/cancernetwork/forpatients/pdfs/9_Understanding%20Lung%20Cancer.pdf

Eckardt, John R, Kimmis, Julia E. Darien, CT: CMP Medica | Oncology Group , 2009. 2nd ed. (Book, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
Title
Understanding lung cancer : a guide for patients and their families
Author
Eckardt, John R
Kimmis, Julia E
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Darien, CT
Publisher
CMP Medica
Oncology Group
Year Published
2009
Subjects
Lung Neoplasms
Popular Works
ISBN
1891483242
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://imaging.ubmmedica.com/cancernetwork/forpatients/pdfs/9_Understanding%20Lung%20Cancer.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
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Johns Hopkins guide to diabetes : for patients and families

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog22028
Saudek, Christopher D., Rubin, Richard R., Donner, Thomas W.;. Baltimore, Maryland: Johns Hospkins University , 2014. 2nd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Call Number
WK850 S255 2014
Title
Johns Hopkins guide to diabetes : for patients and families
Author
Saudek, Christopher D.
Rubin, Richard R.
Donner, Thomas W.;
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Baltimore, Maryland
Publisher
Johns Hospkins University
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
488 p. : ill.
Subjects
Diabetes Mellitus - therapy
Consumer Information Collection
ISBN
9781421411804
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WK850 S255 2014
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Opening up by writing it down : how expressive writing improves health and eases emotional pain

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog121239
Pennebaker, James W., Smyth, Joshua M. New York, NY: The Guilford Press , 2016. 3rd ed. (Book) — 2 copies, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WM420.5.N3 P412 2013
Contents: ; Introduction -- "Shh ... It's a secret": beginning to explore the connection between confession and health -- The invention of the expressive writing approach -- What's on your mind?: Health benefits of verbal and written disclosure -- Dealing with chronic health problems using expressi…
Title
Opening up by writing it down : how expressive writing improves health and eases emotional pain
Author
Pennebaker, James W.
Smyth, Joshua M.
Edition
3rd ed.
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
The Guilford Press
Year Published
2016
Physical Description
xi, 210 p. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Writing
Stress, Psychological - prevention & control
Adaptation, Psychological
Neoplasms - psychology
Mind-Body Therapies
Narrative Therapy
Self Disclosure
Popular Works
Abstract
Contents:
Introduction -- "Shh ... It's a secret": beginning to explore the connection between confession and health -- The invention of the expressive writing approach -- What's on your mind?: Health benefits of verbal and written disclosure -- Dealing with chronic health problems using expressive writing -- Writing to clear the mind: expressive writing in learning and education -- "Get these thoughts out of my head!" Getting past obsessions, insomnia, and bouts of stupidity -- To speed up or slow down?: How people differ in coping with trauma -- "I'm here for you ... or am I?": The audience on the other end of our words -- How does writing help us secure a healthier and happier future? -- Pulling it all together: recommendations for your use of expressive writing.
ISBN
9781462524921
1462524923
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Vancouver Library
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WM420.5.N3 P412 2013
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr On Loan, due July 26, 2019
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Caring for the patient with cancer at home : a guide for patients and families

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog1783
Abrahm, Janet. Atlanta, GA: American Cancer Society , 1998. (Book) — 5 copies, 5 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ201 C277 1998
An introduction to the medical circumstances and challenges patients and the people who care for them face at home.
Title
Caring for the patient with cancer at home : a guide for patients and families
Author
Abrahm, Janet
Corporate Author
American Cancer Society
Place
Atlanta, GA
Publisher
American Cancer Society
Year Published
1998
Subjects
Home Care Services - popular works
Neoplasms - psychology - popular works
Neoplasms - rehabilitation - popular works
Family - popular works
Abstract
An introduction to the medical circumstances and challenges patients and the people who care for them face at home.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
QZ201 C277 1998
c.2 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available

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