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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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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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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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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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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

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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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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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

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

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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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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Cancer survivorship sourcebook : basic consumer health information about the physical, educational, emotional, social, and financial needs of cancer patients from diagnosis, through cancer treatment, and beyond, including facts about researching specific types of cancer and learning about clinical trials and treatment options, and featuring tips for coping with the side effects of cancer treatments and adjusting to life after cancer treatment concludes ; along with suggestions for caregivers, friends, and family members of cancer patients, a glossary of cancer care terms, and directories of related resources

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog16089
Detroit, MI: Omnigraphics , 2007. (Book) — 6 copies, 6 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ201 C216b 2007
Title
Cancer survivorship sourcebook : basic consumer health information about the physical, educational, emotional, social, and financial needs of cancer patients from diagnosis, through cancer treatment, and beyond, including facts about researching specific types of cancer and learning about clinical trials and treatment options, and featuring tips for coping with the side effects of cancer treatments and adjusting to life after cancer treatment concludes ; along with suggestions for caregivers, friends, and family members of cancer patients, a glossary of cancer care terms, and directories of related resources
Editor
Bellenir, Karen
Place
Detroit, MI
Publisher
Omnigraphics
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
xiv, 661 p. ; 24 cm.
Series
Health reference series
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Neoplasms - rehabilitation
Neoplasms - therapy
Quality of Life
Survivors
Adaptation, Psychological
Popular Works
ISBN
9780780809857
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 C216b 2007
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 Missing
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN 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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Headache sourcebook : basic consumer health information about migraine, tension, cluster, rebound, and other types of headaches, with facts about the cause and prevention of headaches, the effects of stress and the environment, headaches during pregnancy and menopause, and childhood headaches : along with a glossary and other resources for additional help and information

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog17507
Matthews, Dawn D.;. Detroit: Omnigraphics , 2002. (Book)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Call Number
WL39 H432 2002
Title
Headache sourcebook : basic consumer health information about migraine, tension, cluster, rebound, and other types of headaches, with facts about the cause and prevention of headaches, the effects of stress and the environment, headaches during pregnancy and menopause, and childhood headaches : along with a glossary and other resources for additional help and information
Author
Matthews, Dawn D.;
Place
Detroit
Publisher
Omnigraphics
Year Published
2002
Physical Description
362 p.
Series
Health reference series
Subjects
Headache disorders
Patient Education
Consumer Health Information
Consumer Information Collection
ISBN
9780780803374
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WL39 H432 2002
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What you really need to know about cancer : a comprehensive guide for patients and their families

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog14563
Buckman, Robert. Toronto, ON: Key Porter Books , 2006. 2nd ed. (Book) — 14 copies, 14 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ201 B925 2006
Title
What you really need to know about cancer : a comprehensive guide for patients and their families
Author
Buckman, Robert
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Key Porter Books
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
464 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms
Popular Works
ISBN
1552637018
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
QZ201 B925 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 PG 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.3 BC Cancer Agency KEL Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency SUR Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VAN Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
c.3 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency SUR Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Caring for your child with hydranencephaly: Information for families

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog104301
Aleman, Barb. [Colorado]: , 2000. 1st ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 305 ALE 2000
Compiled by a parent with a child with hydranencephaly, this binder contains information collected from a number of sources including websites and the personal experiences of families. Comprehensive resource includes causes; related health conditions such as hydrocephalus, cortical visual impairmen…
Title
Caring for your child with hydranencephaly: Information for families
Author
Aleman, Barb
Edition
1st ed.
Place
[Colorado]
Year Published
2000
Physical Description
Black Binder; 4 parts; 513pp.
Topics
Brain Disorders - Congenital
Brain Diseases - Children
Abstract
Compiled by a parent with a child with hydranencephaly, this binder contains information collected from a number of sources including websites and the personal experiences of families. Comprehensive resource includes causes; related health conditions such as hydrocephalus, cortical visual impairment (CVI); epilepsy (seizures); feeding difficulties and respiratory difficulties; research; practical information on caring for your child; medications; treatments; end of life planning and care; glossary and forms.
Notes
For families and caregives of children with hyranencephaly
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 305 ALE 2000
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

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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Use of cancer patient information for surveillance purposes : a systematic review of legislation, regulations, policies and guidelines

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog13610
Canadian Coalition on Cancer Surveillance. Ottawa, ON.: Canadian Coalition on Cancer Surveillance , 2000. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QZ200 U84 2002
Title
Use of cancer patient information for surveillance purposes : a systematic review of legislation, regulations, policies and guidelines
Corporate Author
Canadian Coalition on Cancer Surveillance
Editor
Tigerstrom, Barbara von
Place
Ottawa, ON.
Publisher
Canadian Coalition on Cancer Surveillance
Year Published
2000
Subjects
Neoplasms - Canada
Population Surveillance - Canada
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ200 U84 2002
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available

Your privacy responsibilities : a guide for businesses and organizations : Canada's Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog9545
Canada. Privacy Commissioner of Canada. Ottawa, Ont.: Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada , 2000. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Library
Call Number
KM209 DC2 C215y 2000
Title
Your privacy responsibilities : a guide for businesses and organizations : Canada's Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act
Corporate Author
Canada. Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Place
Ottawa, Ont.
Publisher
Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Year Published
2000
Subjects
Privacy - Canada
Confidentiality - Canada
Security Measures
Information Systems - standards
ISBN
0662654064
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
KM209 DC2 C215y 2000
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Library Available
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Environmental health sourcebook : basic consumer health information about the environment and its effect on human health, including the effects of air pollution, water pollution, hazardous chemicals, food hazards, radiation hazards, biological agents, household hazards, such as radon, asbestos, carbon monoxide, and mold, and information about associated diseases and disorders, including cancer, allergies, respiratory problems, and skin disorders; along with information about environmental concerns for specific populations, a glossary of related terms, and resources for further help and information

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog15304
Detroit, MI: Omnigraphics , 2003. 2nd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WA 30 E61m 2003
Title
Environmental health sourcebook : basic consumer health information about the environment and its effect on human health, including the effects of air pollution, water pollution, hazardous chemicals, food hazards, radiation hazards, biological agents, household hazards, such as radon, asbestos, carbon monoxide, and mold, and information about associated diseases and disorders, including cancer, allergies, respiratory problems, and skin disorders; along with information about environmental concerns for specific populations, a glossary of related terms, and resources for further help and information
Editor
Matthews, Dawn D
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Detroit, MI
Publisher
Omnigraphics
Year Published
2003
Series
Health reference series
Subjects
Environmental Health
Environmental Pollution - adverse effects
Environmental Pollutants - toxicity
Environmental Pollutants - adverse effects
Popular Works
ISBN
0780806328
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WA 30 E61m 2003
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
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Pregnancy information for teens : health tips about teen pregnancy and teen parenting : including facts about parental care, pregnancy complications, labor and delivery, postpartum care, pregnancy-related lifestyle concerns, and more

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog17514
Lawton, Sandra Augustyn;. Detroit: Omnigraphics , 2008. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Call Number
WS460 L3 2007
Title
Pregnancy information for teens : health tips about teen pregnancy and teen parenting : including facts about parental care, pregnancy complications, labor and delivery, postpartum care, pregnancy-related lifestyle concerns, and more
Author
Lawton, Sandra Augustyn;
Place
Detroit
Publisher
Omnigraphics
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
434 p.
Series
Teen health series
Subjects
Pregnancy in adolescence
Consumer Health Information
Consumer Information Collection
ISBN
9780780809840
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WS460 L3 2007
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Mental health information for teens : health tips about mental wellness and mental illness : including facts about mental and emotional health, depression and other mood disorders, anxiety disorders, behavior disorders, self-injury, psychosis, schizophrenia, and more

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog17522
Bellenir, Karen;. 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
WS460 B4 2006
Title
Mental health information for teens : health tips about mental wellness and mental illness : including facts about mental and emotional health, depression and other mood disorders, anxiety disorders, behavior disorders, self-injury, psychosis, schizophrenia, and more
Author
Bellenir, Karen;
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Detroit
Publisher
Omnigraphics
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
425 p.
Series
Teen health series
Subjects
Adolescent Psychology
Mental Health
Patient Education
Consumer Health Information
Consumer Information Collection
ISBN
9780780808638
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WS460 B4 2006
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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You and your cancer : a child's guide

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog15431
Cranston, Lynda, LeBlanc, Chantal, Restivo, Maria, Barr, Ronald. Hamilton, ON: BC Decker Inc. , 2001. (Book) — 4 copies, 4 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ201 C5 Y66c 2001
Title
You and your cancer : a child's guide
Author
Cranston, Lynda
LeBlanc, Chantal
Restivo, Maria
Barr, Ronald
Place
Hamilton, ON
Publisher
BC Decker Inc.
Year Published
2001
Physical Description
56 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Child
Child, Hospitalized
Juvenile Literature
ISBN
9781550091472
1550091476
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
Call Number
QZ201 C5 Y66c 2001
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 Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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You and your cancer: A child's guide

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog104755
Cranston, Lynda, LeBlanc, Chantal, Restivo, Maria, Barr, Ronald. Hamilton, ON: BC Decker, Inc. , 2001. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FE 550 CRA 2001
This book is dedicated to kids who are meeting the challenge of cancer. It is intended to offer support for the difficult journey through diagnosis, treatment and beyond.
Title
You and your cancer: A child's guide
Author
Cranston, Lynda
LeBlanc, Chantal
Restivo, Maria
Barr, Ronald
Place
Hamilton, ON
Publisher
BC Decker, Inc.
Year Published
2001
Physical Description
56 p. : col. ill. ; 22 x 28 cm.
Topics
Children with Cancer-Coping
Children wtih Cancer
Abstract
This book is dedicated to kids who are meeting the challenge of cancer. It is intended to offer support for the difficult journey through diagnosis, treatment and beyond.
ISBN
1550091476
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FE 550 CRA 2001
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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You and your health: A woman's guide

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111117
Victoria, BC: Ministry of Healthy Living and Sport , 2009. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GG 22 YOU 2009
This guide includes information on women - specific health concerns. It focuses on prevention, identification and management of common women's health concerns and includes links to further reading and a directory of resources in British Columbia.
Title
You and your health: A woman's guide
Place
Victoria, BC
Publisher
Ministry of Healthy Living and Sport
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
Paperback, 152 p.
Topics
Women's Health-Directories. Resource Guides
Abstract
This guide includes information on women - specific health concerns. It focuses on prevention, identification and management of common women's health concerns and includes links to further reading and a directory of resources in British Columbia.
ISBN
9780772661548
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GG 22 YOU 2009
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Immune system disorders sourcebook : basic consumer health information about disorders of the immune system, including immune system function and response, diagnosis of immune disorders, information about inherited immune disease, acquired immune disease, and autoimmune diseases including primary immune deficiency, acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS), lupus, multiple sclerosis, type 1 diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis, and Graves Disease

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog17509
Shannon, Joyce Brennfleck;. 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
WD300 I3156 2005
Title
Immune system disorders sourcebook : basic consumer health information about disorders of the immune system, including immune system function and response, diagnosis of immune disorders, information about inherited immune disease, acquired immune disease, and autoimmune diseases including primary immune deficiency, acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS), lupus, multiple sclerosis, type 1 diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis, and Graves Disease
Author
Shannon, Joyce Brennfleck;
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Detroit
Publisher
Omnigraphics
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
671 p.
Series
Health reference series
Subjects
Immune system diseases
Patient Education
Consumer Health Information
Consumer Information Collection
ISBN
9780780807488
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WD300 I3156 2005
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Patient education and information services : Vancouver Island Centre

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog14365
BC Cancer Agency. Vancouver Island Cancer Centre. Victoria, B.C.: BC Cancer Agency. Vancouver Island Cancer Centre , 2005. (Handout)
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Library
Title
Patient education and information services : Vancouver Island Centre
Corporate Author
BC Cancer Agency. Vancouver Island Cancer Centre
Place
Victoria, B.C.
Publisher
BC Cancer Agency. Vancouver Island Cancer Centre
Year Published
2005
Subjects
Neoplasms - popular works - handouts
Patient Education - popular works - handouts
Language
English
Material Type
Handout
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Library
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended

ISAAC : interactive symptom assessment and collection : patient information

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog17675
BC Cancer Agency. Victoria, BC: BC Cancer Agency , 2008. (Other)
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Library
Title
ISAAC : interactive symptom assessment and collection : patient information
Corporate Author
BC Cancer Agency
Place
Victoria, BC
Publisher
BC Cancer Agency
Year Published
2008
Subjects
Data Collection
Questionnaires
Patients
Computers
Neoplasms - complications
Neoplasms - psychology
Signs and Symptoms
Nursing Assessment - methods
Edmonton Symptom Assessment Scale
Quality of Life
Severity of Illness Index
BC Cancer Agency
Popular Works
Language
English
Material Type
Other
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Library
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended

Worksheets for teaching social thinking and related skills

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111665
Winner, Michelle G. San Jose, CA: Michelle Garcia Winner , 2005. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 235 WIN 2005
Provides parents and educators with ways to explore breaking down abstract social thinking concepts into concrete ways for students to work on them in individual sessions or larger groups. For teaching students with: high-functioning Autism; Asperger Syndrome; PDD-NOS; Non-verbal learning disabilit…
Title
Worksheets for teaching social thinking and related skills
Author
Winner, Michelle G.
Place
San Jose, CA
Publisher
Michelle Garcia Winner
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
256 pages
Topics
Language/Communication
Social Behaviour (includes boundaries)
Social Skills
Attention Deficit Disorder. Hyperactivity
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Learning Differences. Learning Disabilities
Abstract
Provides parents and educators with ways to explore breaking down abstract social thinking concepts into concrete ways for students to work on them in individual sessions or larger groups. For teaching students with: high-functioning Autism; Asperger Syndrome; PDD-NOS; Non-verbal learning disability, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, etc.
Notes
For parents and professionals.
Grades 4-12
See also: Think social! : A social thinking curriculum for school-age students
ISBN
0970132034
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 235 WIN 2005
Copy 3 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Alcoholism sourcebook : basic consumer health information about alcohol use, abuse, and dependence, featuring facts about the physical, mental, and social health effects of alcohol addiction, including alcoholic liver disease, pancreatic disease, cardiovascular disease, neurological disorders, and the effects of drinking during pregnancy; along with information about alcohol treatment, medications, and recovery programs, in addition to tips for reducing the prevalence of underage drinking, statistics about alcohol use, a glossary of related terms, and directories of resources for more help and information

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog17483
Sutton, Amy L.;. 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
WM274 A35833 2006
Title
Alcoholism sourcebook : basic consumer health information about alcohol use, abuse, and dependence, featuring facts about the physical, mental, and social health effects of alcohol addiction, including alcoholic liver disease, pancreatic disease, cardiovascular disease, neurological disorders, and the effects of drinking during pregnancy; along with information about alcohol treatment, medications, and recovery programs, in addition to tips for reducing the prevalence of underage drinking, statistics about alcohol use, a glossary of related terms, and directories of resources for more help and information
Author
Sutton, Amy L.;
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Detroit
Publisher
Omnigraphics
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
653 p. : ill.
Series
Heath Reference Series
Subjects
Alcoholism
Patient Education
Consumer Health Information
Consumer Information Collection
ISBN
9780780809420
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WM274 A35833 2006
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Cardiovascular diseases and disorders sourcebook : basic consumer health information about heart and vascular diseases and disorders, such as angina, heart attacks, arrhythmias, cardiomyopathy, valve disease, atherosclerosis, and aneurysms, with information about managing cardiovascular risk factors and maintaining heart health, medications and procedures used to treat cardiovascular disorders, and concerns of special significance to women ; along with reports on current research initiatives, a glossary of related medical terms, and a directory of sources for further help and information

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog17493
Judd, Sandra J.;. Detroit: Omnigraphics , 2005. 3rd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Call Number
WG200 C2675 2005
Title
Cardiovascular diseases and disorders sourcebook : basic consumer health information about heart and vascular diseases and disorders, such as angina, heart attacks, arrhythmias, cardiomyopathy, valve disease, atherosclerosis, and aneurysms, with information about managing cardiovascular risk factors and maintaining heart health, medications and procedures used to treat cardiovascular disorders, and concerns of special significance to women ; along with reports on current research initiatives, a glossary of related medical terms, and a directory of sources for further help and information
Author
Judd, Sandra J.;
Edition
3rd ed.
Place
Detroit
Publisher
Omnigraphics
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
713 p.
Series
Health reference series
Subjects
Heart Diseases
Vascular diseases
Consumer Health Information
Consumer Information Collection
ISBN
9780780807396
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WG200 C2675 2005
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Harvard Medical School guide to taking control of asthma: A comprehensive prevention and treatment plan for you and your family

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog106587
Fanta, Christopher H., Cristiano, Lynda M., Haver, Kenan, Waring, Nancy. New York, NY: Simon & Schuster, Inc. , 2003. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FN 400 FAN 2003
This authoritative overview of asthma a disease is written in layman's terms. The authors explain how asthma is diagnosed and how the various symptoms, such as shortness of breath, wheezing and tightness in the chest, manifest themselves in different individuals. A large portion of the book is devo…
Title
Harvard Medical School guide to taking control of asthma: A comprehensive prevention and treatment plan for you and your family
Author
Fanta, Christopher H.
Cristiano, Lynda M.
Haver, Kenan
Waring, Nancy
Corporate Author
Harvard Medical School
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Simon & Schuster, Inc.
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
Paperback: 331 pages ; Dimensions (in inches): 0.85 x 9.16 x 6.24
Topics
Asthma
Abstract
This authoritative overview of asthma a disease is written in layman's terms. The authors explain how asthma is diagnosed and how the various symptoms, such as shortness of breath, wheezing and tightness in the chest, manifest themselves in different individuals. A large portion of the book is devoted to a lengthy and highly useful discussion of the current therapies available, as well as the pros and cons of specific medications.
ISBN
0743224787
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FN 400 FAN 2003
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Missing
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Dietary reference intakes for vitamin C, vitamin E, selenium and beta-carotene and other caretenoids : a report of Panel on Dietary Antioxidants and Related Compunds, Subcommittees on Upper Reference Levels of Nutrients and Interpretation and Uses of Dietary Reference Intakes, and the Standing Committee on the Scientific Evaluation of Dietary Reference Intakes, Food and Nutrition Board, Institute of Medicine

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog3288
Institute of Medicine (U.S.). Panel on Dietary Antioxidants and Related Compounds. Washington, D.C.: National Academy Press , 2000. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
VC Pharmacy
Call Number
QU145 D565c 2000
Title
Dietary reference intakes for vitamin C, vitamin E, selenium and beta-carotene and other caretenoids : a report of Panel on Dietary Antioxidants and Related Compunds, Subcommittees on Upper Reference Levels of Nutrients and Interpretation and Uses of Dietary Reference Intakes, and the Standing Committee on the Scientific Evaluation of Dietary Reference Intakes, Food and Nutrition Board, Institute of Medicine
Corporate Author
Institute of Medicine (U.S.). Panel on Dietary Antioxidants and Related Compounds
Place
Washington, D.C.
Publisher
National Academy Press
Year Published
2000
Subjects
Nutritional Requirements
Ascorbic Acid
Vitamin E
Selinium
Carotenoids
Reference Values
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
VC Pharmacy
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QU145 D565c 2000
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available

Knowing me, knowing you: The I-sight way to understand yourself and others

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog108331
Espeland, Pamela. Minneapolis, MN: Free Spirit Publishing Inc. , 2001. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH GL 300 ESP 2001
Based on the DiSC® Dimensions of Behavior model, I-Sight instrument is the Personal Profile System for ages 12-18. Teens learn about DiSC, take the I-Sight insturment, score it themselves, discover their preferred dimension(s) of behavior, and explore ways to interact more effectively with the peop…
Title
Knowing me, knowing you: The I-sight way to understand yourself and others
Author
Espeland, Pamela.
Place
Minneapolis, MN
Publisher
Free Spirit Publishing Inc.
Year Published
2001
Physical Description
Paperback, 118 p.
Topics
Young Adults-Mental Health. Psychology
Self-Concept (includes self-esteem)
Self-Identity
Relationships
Young Adults-Psychological Development
Abstract
Based on the DiSC® Dimensions of Behavior model, I-Sight instrument is the Personal Profile System for ages 12-18. Teens learn about DiSC, take the I-Sight insturment, score it themselves, discover their preferred dimension(s) of behavior, and explore ways to interact more effectively with the people in their lives. This book puts the power of DiSC in young people's hands–along with helpful background information, thought-provoking activities, and pratical strategies for improving their strenghts, overcoming their limitations, communicating, resolving conflicts, and flexing their beahvior in various situations.
ISBN
1575420902
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH GL 300 ESP 2001
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Nursing mother, working mother: The essential guide for breastfeeding and staying close to your baby after you return to work

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog104349
Pryor, Gale, Huggins, Kathleen. Boston, MA: Harvard Common Press , 2007. 2nd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GK 560 PRY 2007
Shows how a working woman can maintain breastfeeding her child when she returns to work. Chapter titles include: Bonding, breastfeeding and the working mother; Why breastfeeding is important for you and your baby; Breastfeeding basics; Life on leave: The fourth trimester; Preparing to go back to wo…
Title
Nursing mother, working mother: The essential guide for breastfeeding and staying close to your baby after you return to work
Author
Pryor, Gale
Huggins, Kathleen
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Boston, MA
Publisher
Harvard Common Press
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
xvii; 184 p.
Topics
Breastfeeding
Infant Feeding
Abstract
Shows how a working woman can maintain breastfeeding her child when she returns to work. Chapter titles include: Bonding, breastfeeding and the working mother; Why breastfeeding is important for you and your baby; Breastfeeding basics; Life on leave: The fourth trimester; Preparing to go back to work; Your return to the outside world; and Changing the world one nursing mother at a time.
ISBN
9781558323315
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GK 560 PRY 2007
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Breastfeeding management, educational tools for physicians and other professionals

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111536
Morton, Jane. Palo Alto, Ca: Breastmilk Solutions , 2008. (Video) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GK 560 MOR 2008c
This DVD has video clips and handouts for those who are learning or teaching bedside breastfeeding management.
Title
Breastfeeding management, educational tools for physicians and other professionals
Author
Morton, Jane
Place
Palo Alto, Ca
Publisher
Breastmilk Solutions
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
1 DVD
Topics
Breastfeeding
Patient Education
Abstract
This DVD has video clips and handouts for those who are learning or teaching bedside breastfeeding management.
Language
English
Material Type
Video
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GK 560 MOR 2008c
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

Queen bees and wannabes: Helping your daughter survive cliques, gossip, boyfriends and other realities of adolescence

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog104698
Wiseman, Rosalind. New York, NY: Crown Publishers , 2002. 1st ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GL 450 WIS 2002
This book explains the inner workings of teen culture and teaches parents, educators, and peers how to respond. Gives an overview of the common patterns of aggressive teen girl behavior with an increased focus on a parent-teacher audience, offering valuable practical advice, including how to talk a…
Title
Queen bees and wannabes: Helping your daughter survive cliques, gossip, boyfriends and other realities of adolescence
Author
Wiseman, Rosalind
Edition
1st ed.
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Crown Publishers
Year Published
2002
Physical Description
ix, 336 p.
Topics
Parent-Young Adult Relationships
Peer Relationships. Peer Pressure
Young Adults-Psychological Development
Abstract
This book explains the inner workings of teen culture and teaches parents, educators, and peers how to respond. Gives an overview of the common patterns of aggressive teen girl behavior with an increased focus on a parent-teacher audience, offering valuable practical advice, including how to talk about hard issues like sexual harassment.
ISBN
0609609459
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GL 450 WIS 2002
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Ear, nose, and throat disorders sourcebook : basic consumer health information about disorders of the ears, hearing loss, vestibular disorders, nasal and sinus problems, throat and vocal cord disorders, and otolaryngologic cancers, including facts about ear infections and injuries, genetic and congenital deafness, sensorineural hearing disorders, tinnitus, vertigo, meniere disease, rhinitis, sinusitis, snoring, sore throats, hoarseness, and more; along with reports on current research initiatives, a glossary of related medical terms, and a directory of sources for further help and information

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog17501
Judd, Sandra J.;. Detroit: Omnigraphics , 2007. 2nd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Call Number
WV100 E12 2007
Title
Ear, nose, and throat disorders sourcebook : basic consumer health information about disorders of the ears, hearing loss, vestibular disorders, nasal and sinus problems, throat and vocal cord disorders, and otolaryngologic cancers, including facts about ear infections and injuries, genetic and congenital deafness, sensorineural hearing disorders, tinnitus, vertigo, meniere disease, rhinitis, sinusitis, snoring, sore throats, hoarseness, and more; along with reports on current research initiatives, a glossary of related medical terms, and a directory of sources for further help and information
Author
Judd, Sandra J.;
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Detroit
Publisher
Omnigraphics
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
659 p.
Series
Health reference series
Subjects
Otolaryngology
Patient Education
Consumer Health Information
Consumer Information Collection
ISBN
9780780808720
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WV100 E12 2007
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Stroke sourcebook : basic consumer health information about stroke, including ischemic, hemorrhagic, and mini strokes, as well as risk factors, prevention guidelines, diagnostic tests, medications and surgical treatments, and complications of stroke - along with rehabilitation techniques and innovations, tips on staying healthy and maintaining independence after stroke, a glossary of related terms, and a directory of resources for stroke survivors.

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog17520
Sutton, Amy L.;. Detroit: Omnigraphics , 2008. 2nd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Call Number
WL355 S9 2008
Title
Stroke sourcebook : basic consumer health information about stroke, including ischemic, hemorrhagic, and mini strokes, as well as risk factors, prevention guidelines, diagnostic tests, medications and surgical treatments, and complications of stroke - along with rehabilitation techniques and innovations, tips on staying healthy and maintaining independence after stroke, a glossary of related terms, and a directory of resources for stroke survivors.
Author
Sutton, Amy L.;
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Detroit
Publisher
Omnigraphics
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
653 p.
Series
Health reference series
Subjects
Stroke
Consumer Health Information
Consumer Information Collection
ISBN
9780780806306
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WL355 S9 2008
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Cancer sourcebook : basic consumer health information about major forms and stages of cancer, featuring facts about head and neck cancers, lung cancers, gastrointestinal cancers, genitourinary cancers, lymphomas, blood cell cancers, endocrine cancers, skin cancers, bone cancers, metastatic cancers, and more ; along with facts about cancer treatments, cancer risks and prevention, a glossary of related terms, statistical data, and a directory of resources for additional information

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog16088
Detroit, MI: Omnigraphics , 2007. 5th ed. (Book) — 6 copies, 6 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ201 C215b 2007
Provides basic consumer health information about risks, prevention, and treatment of major forms of cancer.
Title
Cancer sourcebook : basic consumer health information about major forms and stages of cancer, featuring facts about head and neck cancers, lung cancers, gastrointestinal cancers, genitourinary cancers, lymphomas, blood cell cancers, endocrine cancers, skin cancers, bone cancers, metastatic cancers, and more ; along with facts about cancer treatments, cancer risks and prevention, a glossary of related terms, statistical data, and a directory of resources for additional information
Editor
Bellenir, Karen
Edition
5th ed.
Place
Detroit, MI
Publisher
Omnigraphics
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
xviii, 1133 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series
Health reference series
Subjects
Neoplasms
Risk Factors
Neoplasm Metastasis
Popular Works
Abstract
Provides basic consumer health information about risks, prevention, and treatment of major forms of cancer.
ISBN
9780780809475
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 C215b 2007
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency PG Cancer Info Ctr Missing
c.1 BC Cancer Agency KEL Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency SUR Cancer Info Ctr Missing
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Montefiore Medical Centre, Thirtee/WNET, Rick Sabreen Enterprises. Sherborn, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media , 2003. (Video) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FB 430 AQU 2003
Without a single known cause, no simple test for diagnosis and symptoms so vague and so varied, Lupus can often elude the doctors trying to detect it. This DVD describes Lupus, its symptoms and treatments and the latest news on medical advances in Lupus research.
Title
Lupus: A medical mystery
Corporate Author
Montefiore Medical Centre
Thirtee/WNET
Rick Sabreen Enterprises
Place
Sherborn, MA
Publisher
Aquarius Health Care Media
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
1 DVD (25 min.)
Series
Keeping Kids Healthy
Topics
Lupus Erythematosus Lupus. SLE
Abstract
Without a single known cause, no simple test for diagnosis and symptoms so vague and so varied, Lupus can often elude the doctors trying to detect it. This DVD describes Lupus, its symptoms and treatments and the latest news on medical advances in Lupus research.
Language
English
Material Type
Video
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FB 430 AQU 2003
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

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