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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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Information for when you go home after your surgery

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111130

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW616_InformationFor WhenYouGoHomeAfterYourSurgery_2009.pdf

Vancouver, BC: BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre , 2009. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCW616
This one page pamphlet provides information on how you will feel after surgery, how to keep safe after surgery and how to help yourself recover from surgery at BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre.
Title
Information for when you go home after your surgery
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
PDF file
Topics
Surgery
Surgery-Coping
Abstract
This one page pamphlet provides information on how you will feel after surgery, how to keep safe after surgery and how to help yourself recover from surgery at BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW616_InformationFor WhenYouGoHomeAfterYourSurgery_2009.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCW616

Information for when you go home after your surgery (Chinese)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111131

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW616CH_InformationFor WhenYouGoHomeAfterYourSurgery_2009.pdf

Vancouver, BC: BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre , 2009. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCW616CH
This one page pamphlet provides information on how you will feel after surgery, how to keep safe after surgery and how to help yourself recover from surgery at BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre. Written in Chinese.
Title
Information for when you go home after your surgery (Chinese)
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
pdf file
Topics
Surgery
Surgery-Coping
Abstract
This one page pamphlet provides information on how you will feel after surgery, how to keep safe after surgery and how to help yourself recover from surgery at BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre. Written in Chinese.
Language
Chinese
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW616CH_InformationFor WhenYouGoHomeAfterYourSurgery_2009.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCW616CH

Information for when you go home after your surgery (Punjabi)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111132

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW616P_InformationFor WhenYouGoHomeAfterYourSurgery_2009.pdf

Vancouver, BC: BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre , 2009. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCW616P
This one page pamphlet provides information on how you will feel after surgery, how to keep safe after surgery and how to help yourself recover from surgery at BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre. Written in Punjabi.
Title
Information for when you go home after your surgery (Punjabi)
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
pdf file
Topics
Surgery
Surgery-Coping
Abstract
This one page pamphlet provides information on how you will feel after surgery, how to keep safe after surgery and how to help yourself recover from surgery at BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre. Written in Punjabi.
Language
Punjabi
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW616P_InformationFor WhenYouGoHomeAfterYourSurgery_2009.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCW616P

Information for when you go home after your surgery (Vietnamese)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111517

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW616V_InformationForWhenYouGoHomeAfterSurgery_2009.pdf

Vancouver, BC: BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre , 2009. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCW616V
This one page pamphlet provides information on how you will feel after surgery, how to keep safe after surgery and how to help yourself recover from surgery at BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre.
Title
Information for when you go home after your surgery (Vietnamese)
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
PDF file: 1 page
Topics
Surgery
Surgery-Coping
Abstract
This one page pamphlet provides information on how you will feel after surgery, how to keep safe after surgery and how to help yourself recover from surgery at BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre.
Language
Vietnamese
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW616V_InformationForWhenYouGoHomeAfterSurgery_2009.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCW616V

Writing health information for patients and families

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18579
Wizowski, Lindsay, Harper, Theresa, Hutchings, Tracy;. [Hamilton, Ont.]: Hamilton Health Sciences , 2008. 3rd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Call Number
W85 W59 2008
Title
Writing health information for patients and families
Author
Wizowski, Lindsay
Harper, Theresa
Hutchings, Tracy;
Edition
3rd ed.
Place
[Hamilton, Ont.]
Publisher
Hamilton Health Sciences
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
128 p. : ill.
Subjects
Patient Education as Topic
Health Education
Writing
Teaching Materials
ISBN
9780969743552
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Audience
Professional
Call Number
W85 W59 2008
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Library Available
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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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Older cancer patient : a guide for nurses and related professionals

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog14301
New York, N.Y.: Springer Publishing Company , 2003. (Book) — 4 copies, 4 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Surrey Library
Victoria Library
Kelowna Library
Call Number
QZ266 O44 2003
Title
Older cancer patient : a guide for nurses and related professionals
Editor
Overcash, Janine
Balducci, Lodovico
Place
New York, N.Y.
Publisher
Springer Publishing Company
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
xi, 307 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - therapy - in old age
Neoplasms - diagnosis - in old age
Quality of Life
Social Support
Aged
ISBN
0826118054
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Surrey Library
Victoria Library
Kelowna Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ266 O44 2003
c.1 BC Cancer Agency KEL Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency SUR Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Library Available
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Breast cancer sourcebook : basic consumer health information about breast health and breast cancer, including facts about environmental, genetic, and other risk factors, prevention efforts, screening and diagnostic methods, surgical treatment options and other care choices, complementary and alternative therapies, and post-treatment concerns ; along with statistical data, news about research advances, a glossary of related terms, and directories of resources for additional information and support

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18915
Detroit, MI: Omnigraphics , 2009. 3rd ed. (Book) — 4 copies, 4 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WP870 B829p 2009
Title
Breast cancer sourcebook : basic consumer health information about breast health and breast cancer, including facts about environmental, genetic, and other risk factors, prevention efforts, screening and diagnostic methods, surgical treatment options and other care choices, complementary and alternative therapies, and post-treatment concerns ; along with statistical data, news about research advances, a glossary of related terms, and directories of resources for additional information and support
Alternate Title
Breast cancer sourcebook
Editor
Bellenir, Karen
Edition
3rd ed.
Place
Detroit, MI
Publisher
Omnigraphics
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
xix, 633 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series
Health reference series
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms
Popular Works
Resource Guides
ISBN
9780780810303
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WP870 B829p 2009
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency SUR Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Breast cancer sourcebook : basic consumer health information about breast health and breast cancer, including facts about environmental, genetic, and other risk factors, prevention efforts, screening and diagnostic methods, surgical treatment options and other care choices, complementary and alternative therapies, and post-treatment concerns ; along with statistical data, news about research advances, a glossary of related terms, and directories of resources for additional information and support

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113595

https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/bccancer-ebooks/reader.action?docID=3384056

Detroit, MI: Omnigraphics , 2012. 4th ed. (Ebook)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
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
Breast cancer sourcebook : basic consumer health information about breast health and breast cancer, including facts about environmental, genetic, and other risk factors, prevention efforts, screening and diagnostic methods, surgical treatment options and other care choices, complementary and alternative therapies, and post-treatment concerns ; along with statistical data, news about research advances, a glossary of related terms, and directories of resources for additional information and support
Alternate Title
Breast cancer sourcebook
Editor
Sutton, Amy L
Edition
4th ed.
Place
Detroit, MI
Publisher
Omnigraphics
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
628 p.
Series
Proquest Ebook Central
Health reference series
ebrary books for public
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms
Popular Works
Resource Guides
ISBN
9780780812802
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/bccancer-ebooks/reader.action?docID=3384056
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
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Death and dying sourcebook : basic consumer health information about end-of-life care and related perspectives and ethical issues, including end-of-life symptoms and treatments, pain management, quality-of-life concerns, the use of life support, patients’ rights and privacy issues, advance directives, physician-assisted suicide, caregiving, organ, and tissue donation, autopsies, funeral arrangements, and grief; along with statistical data, information about the leading causes of death, a glossary, and directories of support groups and other resources

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog17497
Shannon, Joyce Brennfleck;. Detroit: Omnigraphics , 2006. 2nd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Call Number
WB39 D285 2006
Title
Death and dying sourcebook : basic consumer health information about end-of-life care and related perspectives and ethical issues, including end-of-life symptoms and treatments, pain management, quality-of-life concerns, the use of life support, patients’ rights and privacy issues, advance directives, physician-assisted suicide, caregiving, organ, and tissue donation, autopsies, funeral arrangements, and grief; along with statistical data, information about the leading causes of death, a glossary, and directories of support groups and other resources
Author
Shannon, Joyce Brennfleck;
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Detroit
Publisher
Omnigraphics
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
653 p.
Series
Health reference series
Subjects
Terminal Care
Hospices
Death
Bereavement
ISBN
9780780808713
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WB39 D285 2006
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Patient safety : information for employees --your role in BC Cancer patient safety

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog121708
BC Cancer Agency. Vancouver, BC: BC Cancer Agency , 2019. (Booklet) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WX185 B862p 2019
Title
Patient safety : information for employees --your role in BC Cancer patient safety
Alternate Title
Patient safety handbook for healthcare providers
Corporate Author
BC Cancer Agency
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Cancer Agency
Year Published
2019
Physical Description
31 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
BC Cancer Agency
Safety Management - standards
Emergencies
Patient Safety
Risk Management
Health Personnel
Medical Errors
Quality Assurance, Health Care
Guideline
Language
English
Material Type
Booklet
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WX185 B862p 2019
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available

Surviving "terminal" cancer : clinical trials, drug cocktails, and other treatments your oncologist won't tell you about

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog14283
Williams, Ben. Minneapolis, MN: Fairview Press , 2002. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WL358 W721 2002
Title
Surviving "terminal" cancer : clinical trials, drug cocktails, and other treatments your oncologist won't tell you about
Author
Williams, Ben
Place
Minneapolis, MN
Publisher
Fairview Press
Year Published
2002
Subjects
Brain Neoplasms - personal narratives - popular works
Alternative Medicine - popular works
Glioblastoma Multiforme - psychology - popular works
ISBN
1577491165
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WL358 W721 2002
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Missing
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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 VAN 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

Complementary and alternative medicine sourcebook : basic consumer health information about ayurveda, acupuncture, aromatherapy, chiropractic care, diet-based therapies, herbal and vitamin supplements, homeopathy, massage, meditation, naturopathy, reflexology, reiki, shiatsu, feng shui, tai chi, qi gong, traditional Chinese medicine, yoga and other complementary and alternative medical therapies: along with statistics, tips for selecting a practitioner, treatments for specific health conditions, as glossary of related terms and a directory of resources for additional help and information

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog120548

http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=1081057

Detroit, MI: Omnigraphics , 2016. 5th ed. (Ebook)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
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.
Provides basic consumer health information about alternative and complementary medical therapies, including treatments for specific diseases and conditions. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources. ; Table of contents: ; Part I An Overview of Complementary and Alternative Med…
Title
Complementary and alternative medicine sourcebook : basic consumer health information about ayurveda, acupuncture, aromatherapy, chiropractic care, diet-based therapies, herbal and vitamin supplements, homeopathy, massage, meditation, naturopathy, reflexology, reiki, shiatsu, feng shui, tai chi, qi gong, traditional Chinese medicine, yoga and other complementary and alternative medical therapies: along with statistics, tips for selecting a practitioner, treatments for specific health conditions, as glossary of related terms and a directory of resources for additional help and information
Alternate Title
Complementary and alternative medicine sourcebook
Editor
Jones, Keith
Edition
5th ed.
Place
Detroit, MI
Publisher
Omnigraphics
Year Published
2016
Series
Health reference series
EBSCOhost eBook
Subjects
Complementary Therapies
Mind-Body Therapies
Popular Works
Abstract
Provides basic consumer health information about alternative and complementary medical therapies, including treatments for specific diseases and conditions. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.
Table of contents:
Part I An Overview of Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) -- Part II Alternative Medicine Systems -- Part III Complementary and Alternative Therapies -- Part IV Dietary Supplements -- Part V Alternative Treatments for Specific Diseases and Conditions -- Part VI Additional Help and Information
ISBN
9780780813786
9780780814042
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=1081057
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
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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

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

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

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 SUR Cancer Info Ctr Missing

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 SUR Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency SUR Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency KEL Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency KEL 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 PG Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency PG 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 VAN Library AV Room Available

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

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

Managing cystic fibrosis-related diabetes (CFRD): An instruction guide for patients and families

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog106974
Hardin, Dana S., Brunzell, Carol, Schissel, Kathleen, Schindler, Terri, Moran, Antoinette. Bethesda, MD: Cystic Fibrosis Foundation , 2002. 3rd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FA 850 HAR 2002
A guide that explains that a person with cystic fibrosis and diabetes has a unique type of diabetes (CFRD) and that the diagnosis and treatment for this type is not the same as the treatment for other types of diabetes. It offers information on tests used to diagnose CFRD, nutrition, exercise and r…
Title
Managing cystic fibrosis-related diabetes (CFRD): An instruction guide for patients and families
Author
Hardin, Dana S.
Brunzell, Carol
Schissel, Kathleen
Schindler, Terri
Moran, Antoinette
Edition
3rd ed.
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
Year Published
2002
Physical Description
Paperback, 72 p.
Topics
Cystic Fibrosis
Diabetes Mellitus
Multisystem Diseases
Diabetes
Abstract
A guide that explains that a person with cystic fibrosis and diabetes has a unique type of diabetes (CFRD) and that the diagnosis and treatment for this type is not the same as the treatment for other types of diabetes. It offers information on tests used to diagnose CFRD, nutrition, exercise and role of caregivers in the mangement of CFRD.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FA 850 HAR 2002
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

Blood and circulatory disorders sourcebook : basic consumer health information about the blood and circulatory system and related disorders , such as anemia and other hemoglobin diseases, cancer of the blood and associated bone marrow disorders, clotting and bleeding problems, and conditions that affect the veins, blood vessels, and arteries, including facts about the donation and transplantation of bone marrow, stem cells, and blood and tips for keeping the blood and circulatory system healthy

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog17525
Sutton, Amy L.;. Detroit: Omnigraphics , 2005. 2nd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Call Number
WH39 B655 2005
Title
Blood and circulatory disorders sourcebook : basic consumer health information about the blood and circulatory system and related disorders , such as anemia and other hemoglobin diseases, cancer of the blood and associated bone marrow disorders, clotting and bleeding problems, and conditions that affect the veins, blood vessels, and arteries, including facts about the donation and transplantation of bone marrow, stem cells, and blood and tips for keeping the blood and circulatory system healthy
Author
Sutton, Amy L.;
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Detroit
Publisher
Omnigraphics
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
659 p.
Series
Health reference series
Subjects
Hematologic Diseases
Patient Education
Consumer Health Information
Consumer Information Collection
ISBN
9780780807464
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WH39 B655 2005
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Meredith, Susan, Needham, Kate, Unwin, Mike. Tulsa, OK: EDC Publications , 1993. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR AB 20 MER 1993
Contents include: What's inside you? Why do people eat? What makes you ill? Where do babies come from? Why are people different?
Title
You and your body
Author
Meredith, Susan
Needham, Kate
Unwin, Mike
Place
Tulsa, OK
Publisher
EDC Publications
Year Published
1993
Physical Description
Hardcover: ; Dimensions (in inches): 0.51 x 8.57 x 8.45
Series
Usborne starting point science
Topics
Medical Encylopedias
Abstract
Contents include: What's inside you? Why do people eat? What makes you ill? Where do babies come from? Why are people different?
ISBN
9780746018583
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR AB 20 MER 1993
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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When someone you love is bipolar : help and support for you and your partner

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog19646
Last;. New York: Guilford Press , 2009. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Call Number
WM207 L37 2009
Title
When someone you love is bipolar : help and support for you and your partner
Author
Last;
Place
New York
Publisher
Guilford Press
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
306 p.
Subjects
Bipolar disorder
Consumer Information Collection
ISBN
9781593856083
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WM207 L37 2009
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Information you need to know after your needle breast biopsy

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110615

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW811_InfoAfterYourNeedleBreastBiopsy_2011.pdf

Vancouver, BC: BC Women's Hospital and Health Centre , 2011. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCW811
The pamphlet provides information about what to expect after a needle breast biopsy. Includes tips for self-care at home.
Title
Information you need to know after your needle breast biopsy
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Women's Hospital and Health Centre
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
PDF file
Topics
Breast Diseases-Diagnosis
Breast. Breast Diseases /Breast Implants
Abstract
The pamphlet provides information about what to expect after a needle breast biopsy. Includes tips for self-care at home.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW811_InfoAfterYourNeedleBreastBiopsy_2011.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCW811

The moment you were born: A story for you and your premature baby

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog122257
Lane, Sandra M, Miles, Brenda S, Hehenberger, Shelly (illustrator). Washington, DC: Magination Press , 2016. (Book)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 525 LAN 2016
Parents find ways to bond with their premature babies in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU).
Title
The moment you were born: A story for you and your premature baby
Author
Lane, Sandra M
Miles, Brenda S
Hehenberger, Shelly (illustrator)
Place
Washington, DC
Publisher
Magination Press
Year Published
2016
Physical Description
Hardcover ; [31 p.], illustrations
Topics
Childbirth
Childbirth Complications
Premature Infants
NICU
Abstract
Parents find ways to bond with their premature babies in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU).
ISBN
9781433819643
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 525 LAN 2016
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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

Tobacco habits other than smoking ; betel quid and areca nut chewing ; and some related nitrosamines

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog3694
International Agency for Research on Cancer. Lyon: International Agency for Research on Cancer , 1985. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QZ202 I585 1985 v.37
Title
Tobacco habits other than smoking ; betel quid and areca nut chewing ; and some related nitrosamines
Corporate Author
International Agency for Research on Cancer
Place
Lyon
Publisher
International Agency for Research on Cancer
Year Published
1985
Series
IARC monographs on the evaluation of the carcinogenic risk of chemicals to humans 37
Subjects
Tobacco, Smokeless - adverse effects
Tobacco
Plants, Medicinal
Smoking
ISBN
9283212371
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ202 I585 1985 v.37
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
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The AML guide: Information for patients and caregivers (Acute Myeloid Leukemia)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112235
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. White Plains, NY: The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society , 2012. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FE 352 AML 2012
The information in this Guide will help you when you talk to your doctor about tests and treatment. It includes: information about understanding AML (Acute Myeloid Leukemia); Treatment; About Clinical Trials; Side Effects and Follow-Up Care; how to Take Care of Yourself, and also includes a list of…
Title
The AML guide: Information for patients and caregivers (Acute Myeloid Leukemia)
Corporate Author
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Place
White Plains, NY
Publisher
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
Softcover: 34 p.
Topics
Acute Myelocytic Leukemia. Acute Myelogenous Leukemia. Acute Granulocytic Leukemia
Abstract
The information in this Guide will help you when you talk to your doctor about tests and treatment. It includes: information about understanding AML (Acute Myeloid Leukemia); Treatment; About Clinical Trials; Side Effects and Follow-Up Care; how to Take Care of Yourself, and also includes a list of suggested questions to ask your doctor.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FE 352 AML 2012
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

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, 5 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 KEL Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency SUR Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Missing
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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What is Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA)? Information for patients, families and visitors

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog122097

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

PHSA Infection Prevention and Control Service. Vancouver, BC: PHSA , 2019. (Handout, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
BCCW00019
MRSA is an antibiotic resistant bacteria. Learn how MSRA is treated, how health care providers prevent MRSA from spreading in hospitals, and what family and visitors can do to help.
Title
What is Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA)? Information for patients, families and visitors
Corporate Author
PHSA Infection Prevention and Control Service
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
PHSA
Year Published
2019
Physical Description
PDF; 3 p.
Topics
Infectious Diseases
Abstract
MRSA is an antibiotic resistant bacteria. Learn how MSRA is treated, how health care providers prevent MRSA from spreading in hospitals, and what family and visitors can do to help.
Language
English
Material Type
Handout
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/WhatIsMRSA.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCW00019

Prostate cancer : your treatment options : information and support for men and their families

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog15897
Vancouver Island Health Authority. Victoria, BC: Vancouver Island Health Authority , 2007. (Video, DVD) — 9 copies, 9 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library AV Room
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WJ752 P66v 2007
Title
Prostate cancer : your treatment options : information and support for men and their families
Corporate Author
Vancouver Island Health Authority
Place
Victoria, BC
Publisher
Vancouver Island Health Authority
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
28 minutes
Subjects
Prostatic Neoplasms - therapy
Social Support
Popular Works
Language
English
Material Type
Video
DVD
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library AV Room
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
WJ752 P66v 2007
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 KEL Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency SUR Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library AV Room Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library AV Room Available
c.3 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library AV Room Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Missing
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Missing

Fractures, casts and splints: Information for Parents and Caregivers after your visit to the Emergency Department

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111648

http://www.cw.bc.ca/Library/pdf/Pamphlets/BCCH1011_cast_splint.pdf

Orthopedic Clinic, Emergency Department. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2019. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCCH1011
URL Notes
Click on the above link to view.
This pamphlet describes common fractures, how bones heal, different kinds of casts and splints, how to take care of the injured limb, and information about how the cast is removed.
Title
Fractures, casts and splints: Information for Parents and Caregivers after your visit to the Emergency Department
Corporate Author
Orthopedic Clinic
Emergency Department
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2019
Physical Description
PDF file: 8 p.
Topics
Cast Care
Fractures
Splints
Abstract
This pamphlet describes common fractures, how bones heal, different kinds of casts and splints, how to take care of the injured limb, and information about how the cast is removed.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/Library/pdf/Pamphlets/BCCH1011_cast_splint.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the above link to view.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1011

You are a lion! And other fun Yoga poses

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112144
Yoo, Taeeun. New York, NY: The Penguin Group , 2012. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
BRAILLE JUNIOR FH 300 YOO 2012
With simple instructions and bright, clear illustrations of playful animal poses, the book introduces young children to the joy of yoga. Contains some braille wording.
Title
You are a lion! And other fun Yoga poses
Author
Yoo, Taeeun
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
The Penguin Group
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
Hardcover: print and braille; 32 p.
Topics
Picture Books
Yoga
Vision/Vision Disorders. Visual Impairments
Visual Impairment
Abstract
With simple instructions and bright, clear illustrations of playful animal poses, the book introduces young children to the joy of yoga. Contains some braille wording.
ISBN
978-0-399-25602-8
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BRAILLE JUNIOR FH 300 YOO 2012
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Cancer and genetics : answering your patients' questions : a manual for clinicians and their patients

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog8565
Gould, Randi Londer. Huntington, N.Y.: PRR, Inc. , 1997. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QZ202 G697 1997
Title
Cancer and genetics : answering your patients' questions : a manual for clinicians and their patients
Author
Gould, Randi Londer
Place
Huntington, N.Y.
Publisher
PRR, Inc.
Year Published
1997
Physical Description
147 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Series
Primary care and cancer Suppl 1997/98
Subjects
Neoplasms - genetics
ISBN
9780964182363
96418236X
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ202 G697 1997
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
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Life Support Productions. London: Life Support Productions , 2010. (Video)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GA 110 LIF 2010a
This is a sex education DVD for people with learning disabilities. It features information for women and men, boys and girls. Individual topics are explained through a series of animated sequences.
Title
You, your body and sex
Corporate Author
Life Support Productions
Place
London
Publisher
Life Support Productions
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
1 DVD
Topics
Learning Differences. Learning Disabilities
Sex Education
Abstract
This is a sex education DVD for people with learning disabilities. It features information for women and men, boys and girls. Individual topics are explained through a series of animated sequences.
ISBN
9780955173523
Language
English
Material Type
Video
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GA 110 LIF 2010a
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Diabetes information for teens : health tips about managing diabetes and preventing related complications including information about insulin, glucose control, healthy eating, physical activity, and learning to live with diabetes

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog17523
Lawton, Sandra Augustyn;. Detroit: Omnigraphics , 2006. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Call Number
WK850 D53 2006
Title
Diabetes information for teens : health tips about managing diabetes and preventing related complications including information about insulin, glucose control, healthy eating, physical activity, and learning to live with diabetes
Author
Lawton, Sandra Augustyn;
Place
Detroit
Publisher
Omnigraphics
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
410 p.
Series
Teen health series
Subjects
Diabetes Mellitus
Adolescence
Patient Education
Consumer Health Information
Consumer Information Collection
ISBN
9780780808119
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WK850 D53 2006
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Therapy for diabetes mellitus and related disorders

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog17229
Lebovitz, Harold E. Alexandria: American Diabetes Association , 2004. 4th ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Call Number
WK815 T398 2004
Title
Therapy for diabetes mellitus and related disorders
Author
Lebovitz, Harold E
Corporate Author
American Diabetes Association
Edition
4th ed.
Place
Alexandria
Publisher
American Diabetes Association
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
543 p. : ill. + Cd-rom
Subjects
Diabetes Mellitus - therapy
Diabetes mellitus - complications
ISBN
1580401872
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WK815 T398 2004
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Library Available
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Surgery sourcebook : basic consumer health information about common inpatient and outpatient surgeries, including critical care and trauma, gastrointestinal, gynecologic and obstetric, cardiac and vascular, neurologic, ophthalmologic, orthopedic, reconstructive and cosmetic, and other major and minor surgeries along with information about anesthesia and pain relief options, risks and complications, postoperative recovery concerns, and innovative surgical techniques and tools, a glossary of related terms, and a directory of additional resources

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18914
Detroit. MI: Omnigraphics , 2008. 2nd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WO39 S9597 2008
Provides basic consumer health information about common surgical procedures, potential risks and complications, pain control options, and recovery issues. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources
Title
Surgery sourcebook : basic consumer health information about common inpatient and outpatient surgeries, including critical care and trauma, gastrointestinal, gynecologic and obstetric, cardiac and vascular, neurologic, ophthalmologic, orthopedic, reconstructive and cosmetic, and other major and minor surgeries along with information about anesthesia and pain relief options, risks and complications, postoperative recovery concerns, and innovative surgical techniques and tools, a glossary of related terms, and a directory of additional resources
Editor
Sutton, Amy L
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Detroit. MI
Publisher
Omnigraphics
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
xx, 673 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series
Health reference series
Subjects
Surgical Procedures, Operative
Consumer Health Information
Popular Works
Abstract
Provides basic consumer health information about common surgical procedures, potential risks and complications, pain control options, and recovery issues. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources
ISBN
9780780810044
078081004X
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WO39 S9597 2008
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
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Surgery sourcebook : basic consumer health information about common inpatient and outpatient surgeries, including critical care and trauma, gastrointestinal, gynecologic and obstetric, cardiac and vascular, neurologic, ophthalmologic, orthopedic, reconstructive and cosmetic, and other major and minor surgeries along with information about anesthesia and pain relief options, risks and complications, postoperative recovery concerns, and innovative surgical techniques and tools, a glossary of related terms, and a directory of additional resources

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113676

https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/bccancer-ebooks/reader.action?docID=3384065

Detroit. MI: Omnigraphics , 2013. 3rd ed. (Ebook)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
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.
Provides basic consumer health information about common surgical procedures, potential risks and complications, pain control options, and recovery issues. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources
Title
Surgery sourcebook : basic consumer health information about common inpatient and outpatient surgeries, including critical care and trauma, gastrointestinal, gynecologic and obstetric, cardiac and vascular, neurologic, ophthalmologic, orthopedic, reconstructive and cosmetic, and other major and minor surgeries along with information about anesthesia and pain relief options, risks and complications, postoperative recovery concerns, and innovative surgical techniques and tools, a glossary of related terms, and a directory of additional resources
Editor
Sutton, Amy L.
Edition
3rd ed.
Place
Detroit. MI
Publisher
Omnigraphics
Year Published
2013
Physical Description
677 p.
Series
Proquest Ebook Central
Health reference series
ebrary books for public
Subjects
Surgical Procedures, Operative
Consumer Health Information
Popular Works
Abstract
Provides basic consumer health information about common surgical procedures, potential risks and complications, pain control options, and recovery issues. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources
ISBN
9780780812925
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/bccancer-ebooks/reader.action?docID=3384065
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
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Partners in patient safety: Working together to keep you and your baby safe at BC Women's Hospital

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112061

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW903_PPPartnersInPatientSafety_2013.pdf

Department of Quality, Safety & Outcome Improvement. Vancouver, BC: BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre , 2013. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCW903
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
A pamphlet for women staying at BC Women's, with 8 points about how best to take an active role in your care.
Title
Partners in patient safety: Working together to keep you and your baby safe at BC Women's Hospital
Corporate Author
Department of Quality, Safety & Outcome Improvement
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre
Year Published
2013
Physical Description
PDF file: 4 p.
Topics
Consumer Health Issues
Patient Education
Patient Relations
Abstract
A pamphlet for women staying at BC Women's, with 8 points about how best to take an active role in your care.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW903_PPPartnersInPatientSafety_2013.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCW903

Parent information: Flu and your baby

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111248

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW862_ParentInfoFluAndYourBaby_2014.pdf

Neonatal Program. Vancouver, BC: BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre , 2014. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCW862
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
This pamphlet provides information for new parents about the flu, precautions they can take to protect their baby from the flu virus, and what will happen if you or your baby gets the flu while staying in the hospital.
Title
Parent information: Flu and your baby
Corporate Author
Neonatal Program
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
PDF file: 2 p.
Topics
Influenza
Immunizations-Children
Infants
Abstract
This pamphlet provides information for new parents about the flu, precautions they can take to protect their baby from the flu virus, and what will happen if you or your baby gets the flu while staying in the hospital.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW862_ParentInfoFluAndYourBaby_2014.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCW862

Standards of oncology education : patient / significant other and public

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog10914
Pittsburgh, Pa.: Oncology Nursing Society , 2004. 3rd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Library
Call Number
WY161 S786 2004
Title
Standards of oncology education : patient / significant other and public
Editor
Conrad, Kathryn J
Ireland, Anne M
Blecher, Carol S
Edition
3rd ed.
Place
Pittsburgh, Pa.
Publisher
Oncology Nursing Society
Year Published
2004
Subjects
Oncology Nursing
Oncologic Nursing - standards
Patient Education - standards
ISBN
1890504424
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WY161 S786 2004
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Library Available
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Standards of oncology education : patient/significant other and public

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog119744

http://www.r2library.com/Resource/Title/1935864750

Oncology Nursing Society. Pittsburgh, Pa.: Oncology Nursing Society , 2016. 4th 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.
Title
Standards of oncology education : patient/significant other and public
Corporate Author
Oncology Nursing Society
Editor
Blecher, Carol S.
Ireland, Anne M.
Watson, Joni L.
Edition
4th ed.
Place
Pittsburgh, Pa.
Publisher
Oncology Nursing Society
Year Published
2016
Series
R2 Library
Subjects
Oncology Nursing
Patient Education as Topic
Health Literacy
Practice Guideline
Notes
Table of Contents:
INTRODUCTION
Changing Methods and Technology in Education
Changing Roles of Oncology Nursing in Education
Contemporary Trends and Trends for the Future of Education
STANDARDS OF ONCOLOGY EDUCATION: PATIENT/SIGNIFICANT OTHER AND PUBLIC
Standard I. Oncology Nurse
Standard II. Resources
Standard III. Curriculum
Standard IV. Teaching-Learning Process
Standard V. Learner: Patient/Significant Other and Public
ISBN
1935864750
9781935864752
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://www.r2library.com/Resource/Title/1935864750
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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