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Surgery for pelvic pain and endometriosis

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog114204

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW917_SurgeryForPelvicPainEndometriosis_2012.pdf

BC Women's Centre for Pelvic Pain & Endometriosis. Vancouver, BC: BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre , 2012. (Pamphlet, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
There are many different types of surgery for pelvic pain and endometriosis. You can find information about surgery for pelvic pain and endometriosis on this pamphlet.
Title
Surgery for pelvic pain and endometriosis
Corporate Author
BC Women's Centre for Pelvic Pain & Endometriosis
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
PDF file, 5 p.
Topics
Pain
Endometriosis
Surgery
Abstract
There are many different types of surgery for pelvic pain and endometriosis. You can find information about surgery for pelvic pain and endometriosis on this pamphlet.
Notes
BCW917
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW917_SurgeryForPelvicPainEndometriosis_2012.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public

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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My emergency preparedness plan: Information for and about adult and pediatric tube-fed patients of the BC Home Enteral Nutrition (HEN) Program

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112947

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1669_PHC%20MyEmergencyPreparednessPlan%20HEN_2014.pdf

Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2014. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCCH1669
URL Notes
Click on the above link to view/print.
Tube feeding at home is called home enteral nutrition (HEN). A disaster can directly affect you and your ability to give yourself tube feeds at home. This booklet teaches you how to be prepared for a disaster. Keep this booklet with your HEN Emergency Pack.
Title
My emergency preparedness plan: Information for and about adult and pediatric tube-fed patients of the BC Home Enteral Nutrition (HEN) Program
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
PDF: 17 p.
Topics
Enteral and Parenteral Feeding. Hyperalimentation
Abstract
Tube feeding at home is called home enteral nutrition (HEN). A disaster can directly affect you and your ability to give yourself tube feeds at home. This booklet teaches you how to be prepared for a disaster. Keep this booklet with your HEN Emergency Pack.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1669_PHC%20MyEmergencyPreparednessPlan%20HEN_2014.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the above link to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1669

Planning for death : information for patients and families

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

Lupus and other related information for you and your patients

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

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

Information for parents about Synagis

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112009

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/CW96_RSV_Synagis_2015.pdf

The Pharmacy Department. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2015. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
CW96
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
This pamphlet provides information to parents about Synagis, a medication that helps a child's body fight off a serious respiratory syncytial virus, also called RSV.
Title
Information for parents about Synagis
Corporate Author
The Pharmacy Department
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2015
Physical Description
PDF: 1 p.
Topics
Viral Diseases
Abstract
This pamphlet provides information to parents about Synagis, a medication that helps a child's body fight off a serious respiratory syncytial virus, also called RSV.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/CW96_RSV_Synagis_2015.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
CW96

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

Security and access : guidelines for managing electronic patient information

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

Home support agency information for patients and families

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

Financial information for cancer patients

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

Financial information for cancer patients

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

Financial information for cancer patients

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

Patient information for prostate brachytherapy

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

Stop endometriosis and pelvic pain

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113158
Cook, Andrew S. Los Gatos, CA: Femsana Press , 2012. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GG 520 COO 2012
Stop Endometriosis and Pelvic Pain provides information about the realities and the myths of endometriosis and pelvic pain. Dr. Cook explains why so many patients are misunderstood and misdiagnosed, why most endometriosis surgery is done so poorly, the principles and correct techniques for effectiv…
Title
Stop endometriosis and pelvic pain
Author
Cook, Andrew S.
Place
Los Gatos, CA
Publisher
Femsana Press
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
Softcover: 203 p.
Topics
Endometriosis
Women's Health. Gynecology
Abstract
Stop Endometriosis and Pelvic Pain provides information about the realities and the myths of endometriosis and pelvic pain. Dr. Cook explains why so many patients are misunderstood and misdiagnosed, why most endometriosis surgery is done so poorly, the principles and correct techniques for effective endometriosis surgery, and how to find the best doctors and healthcare providers. This book provides support for women who have suffered from the pain of endometriosis.
ISBN
9780984953578
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GG 520 COO 2012
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Pelvic muscle exercise training manual for people with mild to moderate stress and urge incontinence (package)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog5010
National Association for Continence (NAFC). Spartanburg, S.C.: National Association for Continence (NAFC) , 1985-97. (Other) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WJ146 P393 1985-87 AV AID
Package includes pamphlets: a) Facts about incontinence : diagnosis, treatment, management (c1997). b) Promoting quality continence care through consumer education. c) I didn't realize how much I'd given up : urinary control insert for women (c1997). d) Pelvic muscle exercise training manual (c1992…
Title
Pelvic muscle exercise training manual for people with mild to moderate stress and urge incontinence (package)
Corporate Author
National Association for Continence (NAFC)
Place
Spartanburg, S.C.
Publisher
National Association for Continence (NAFC)
Year Published
1985-97
Subjects
Urinary Incontinence - popular works - audiovisual aids
Abstract
Package includes pamphlets: a) Facts about incontinence : diagnosis, treatment, management (c1997). b) Promoting quality continence care through consumer education. c) I didn't realize how much I'd given up : urinary control insert for women (c1997). d) Pelvic muscle exercise training manual (c1992). e) 1 Audiocassette : pelvic muscle training (c1985)
Language
English
Material Type
Other
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WJ146 P393 1985-87 AV AID
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available

Patient guidebook : information about your visit to the CCSI

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog2319
BC Cancer Agency. Cancer Centre for the Southern Interior. Kelowna, B.C.: BC Cancer Agency. Cancer Centre for the Southern Interior , 2000. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
CSI Administration
Title
Patient guidebook : information about your visit to the CCSI
Corporate Author
BC Cancer Agency. Cancer Centre for the Southern Interior
Place
Kelowna, B.C.
Publisher
BC Cancer Agency. Cancer Centre for the Southern Interior
Year Published
2000
Subjects
Cancer Care Facilities - British Columbia - popular works - pamphlets
BC Cancer Agency - popular works - pamphlets
Quality of Health Care - popular works - pamphlets
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
CSI Administration
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended

Information for parents about Synagis (Punjabi)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112259

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/CW96P_SynagisForm_2015.pdf

The Pharmacy Department. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2015. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
CW96-P
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
In Punjabi, this pamphlet provides information to parents about Synagis, a medication that helps a child's body fight off a serious respiratory syncytial virus, also called RSV.
Title
Information for parents about Synagis (Punjabi)
Corporate Author
The Pharmacy Department
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2015
Physical Description
PDF: 1 p.
Topics
Viral Diseases
Abstract
In Punjabi, this pamphlet provides information to parents about Synagis, a medication that helps a child's body fight off a serious respiratory syncytial virus, also called RSV.
Language
Punjabi
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/CW96P_SynagisForm_2015.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
CW96-P

Information for parents about Synagis (Traditional Chinese)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112260

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/CW96Ch_SynagisForm_2015.pdf

The Pharmacy Department. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2015. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
CW96-TCh
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
In Traditional Chinese, this pamphlet provides information to parents about Synagis, a medication that helps a child's body fight off a serious respiratory syncytial virus, also called RSV.
Title
Information for parents about Synagis (Traditional Chinese)
Corporate Author
The Pharmacy Department
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2015
Physical Description
PDF: 1 p.
Topics
Viral Diseases
Abstract
In Traditional Chinese, this pamphlet provides information to parents about Synagis, a medication that helps a child's body fight off a serious respiratory syncytial virus, also called RSV.
Language
Chinese-Traditional
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/CW96Ch_SynagisForm_2015.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
CW96-TCh

Information for breast cancer patients : special instructions for hand and arm care

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog4694
Vancouver General Hospital. Physiotherapy Department. Vancouver, B.C.: Vancouver General Hospital. Physiotherapy Department , 1991. (Handout)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Physiotherapy
Title
Information for breast cancer patients : special instructions for hand and arm care
Corporate Author
Vancouver General Hospital. Physiotherapy Department
Place
Vancouver, B.C.
Publisher
Vancouver General Hospital. Physiotherapy Department
Year Published
1991
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms - rehabilitation - popular works - handouts
Language
English
Material Type
Handout
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Physiotherapy
Audience
Patient or Public

Stress information for teens : health tips about the mental and physical consequences of stress...

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog21551
Bakewell, Lisa;. Detroit: Omnigraphics , 2013. 2nd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Call Number
WS460 B35 2013
Title
Stress information for teens : health tips about the mental and physical consequences of stress...
Author
Bakewell, Lisa;
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Detroit
Publisher
Omnigraphics
Year Published
2013
Physical Description
399 p.
Subjects
Stress, Psychological
Adolescent
Stress, Psychology
Consumer Health Information
ISBN
9780780813151
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WS460 B35 2013
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Pregnancy information for teens : health tips about teen pregnancy and teen parenting...

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog21554
Magill, Elizabeth;. Detroit, Mich.: Omnigraphics , 2012. 2nd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Call Number
WS460 M34 2012
Title
Pregnancy information for teens : health tips about teen pregnancy and teen parenting...
Author
Magill, Elizabeth;
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Detroit, Mich.
Publisher
Omnigraphics
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
396 p. : ill.
Series
Teen health series
Subjects
Pregnancy in adolescence
Patient Education as Topic
Adolescent
Consumer Information Collection
ISBN
9780780812208
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WS460 M34 2012
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Craniospinal irradiation treatment technique and an analysis of a radiation therapy technique for nasopharyngeal carcinoma

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog10082
BC Cancer Agency. Cancer Centre for the Southern Interior. Radiation Therapy Department. Vancouver, BC: BC Cancer Agency. Multi-Media Services , 2000. (Video, VHS) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Kelowna Library
Call Number
QZ269 B368 2000 v.9
Title
Craniospinal irradiation treatment technique and an analysis of a radiation therapy technique for nasopharyngeal carcinoma
Corporate Author
BC Cancer Agency. Cancer Centre for the Southern Interior. Radiation Therapy Department
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Cancer Agency. Multi-Media Services
Year Published
2000
Physical Description
1/2 inch : colour : 60 minutes
Series
BCCA Centre for the Southern Interior radiation therapy educational materials 9
Subjects
Nasopharyngeal Neoplasms - radiotherapy
Cranial Irradiation
Language
English
Material Type
Video
VHS
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Kelowna Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ269 B368 2000 v.9
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Library Available

Relieve your child's chronic pain: A doctor's program for easing headaches, abdominal pain, fibromyalgia, juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, and more.

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109999
Krane, Elliot J., Mitchell, Deborah. New York, NY: Simon & Schuster , 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 830 KRA 2005
Describes the experiences of children who deal with chronic pain and their families. The book deals with ways to recognize and measure pain levels, learn alternative ways to deal with the pain, deal with possible drug therapies and addictions, find a pain-management clinic and reduce the stress on …
Title
Relieve your child's chronic pain: A doctor's program for easing headaches, abdominal pain, fibromyalgia, juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, and more.
Author
Krane, Elliot J.
Mitchell, Deborah
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Simon & Schuster
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
Paperback, ix, 310 p.
Topics
Chronic Pain
Children's Health. Pediatrics
Family
Abstract
Describes the experiences of children who deal with chronic pain and their families. The book deals with ways to recognize and measure pain levels, learn alternative ways to deal with the pain, deal with possible drug therapies and addictions, find a pain-management clinic and reduce the stress on the child and his family.
ISBN
074326203
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 830 KRA 2005
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Missing
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Microselectron bougie treatment information for patients

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog3872
BC Cancer Agency. Vancouver Cancer Centre. Radiation Therapy. Vancouver, B.C.: BC Cancer Agency. Vancouver Cancer Centre. Radiation Therapy , 2000. (Handout)
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Radiation Therapy
Title
Microselectron bougie treatment information for patients
Corporate Author
BC Cancer Agency. Vancouver Cancer Centre. Radiation Therapy
Place
Vancouver, B.C.
Publisher
BC Cancer Agency. Vancouver Cancer Centre. Radiation Therapy
Year Published
2000
Subjects
Nasopharyngeal Neoplasms - radiotherapy - popular works - handouts
Language
English
Material Type
Handout
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Radiation Therapy
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended

I.V. conscious sedation : information for patients

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog10592
BC Cancer Agency. Vancouver Island Centre. Radiation Therapy. Victoria, B.C.: BC Cancer Agency. Vancouver Island Centre. Radiation Therapy , 2003. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VIC Radiation Therapy
Title
I.V. conscious sedation : information for patients
Alternate Title
Intravenous conscious sedation : information for patients
Corporate Author
BC Cancer Agency. Vancouver Island Centre. Radiation Therapy
Place
Victoria, B.C.
Publisher
BC Cancer Agency. Vancouver Island Centre. Radiation Therapy
Year Published
2003
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VIC Radiation Therapy
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended

Flu vaccines : information for patients with cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog14599
BC Cancer Agency. Systemic Therapy. Vancouver, BC: BC Cancer Agency , 2005. (Handout)
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VIC Systemic Therapy Nursing
Title
Flu vaccines : information for patients with cancer
Corporate Author
BC Cancer Agency. Systemic Therapy
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Cancer Agency
Year Published
2005
Subjects
Influenza Vaccines
Language
English
Material Type
Handout
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VIC Systemic Therapy Nursing
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended

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 CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Missing
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Information for patients receiving brain radiation, planning of the radiation : mould room and simulator

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog3394
BC Cancer Agency. Vancouver Cancer Centre. Vancouver, B.C.: BC Cancer Agency. Vancouver Cancer Centre , 1996. rev. ed. (Handout)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Radiation Therapy
Title
Information for patients receiving brain radiation, planning of the radiation : mould room and simulator
Corporate Author
BC Cancer Agency. Vancouver Cancer Centre
Edition
rev. ed.
Place
Vancouver, B.C.
Publisher
BC Cancer Agency. Vancouver Cancer Centre
Year Published
1996
Subjects
Brain Neoplasms - radiotherapy - popular works - handouts
Language
English
Material Type
Handout
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Radiation Therapy
Audience
Patient or Public

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

Skin health information for teens : health tips about dermatological disorders and activities that affect the skin, hair, and nails...

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog21550
Esposito, Lisa;. Detroit: Omnigraphics , 2013. 3rd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Call Number
WS460 T258 2013
"Provides basic consumer health information for teens about acne, infections, and other skin conditions, with facts about skin cancer prevention and tips for taking care of the skin, nails, and hair. Includes index, resource information, and recommendations for further reading"--Provided by publish…
Title
Skin health information for teens : health tips about dermatological disorders and activities that affect the skin, hair, and nails...
Author
Esposito, Lisa;
Edition
3rd ed.
Place
Detroit
Publisher
Omnigraphics
Year Published
2013
Physical Description
387 p.
Series
Teen health series
Subjects
Adolescent
Skin Care
Hygiene
Dermatology
Consumer Information Collection
Abstract
"Provides basic consumer health information for teens about acne, infections, and other skin conditions, with facts about skin cancer prevention and tips for taking care of the skin, nails, and hair. Includes index, resource information, and recommendations for further reading"--Provided by publisher.
ISBN
9780780813175
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WS460 T258 2013
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr On Loan, due September 19, 2018
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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 CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer Info Ctr Missing
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Cancer survivorship 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/catalog120550

http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=1489057

Detroit, MI: Omnigraphics , 2017. 2nd 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 consumer health information about living with cancer after diagnosis, making cancer care decisions, coping with complications of treatment, and maintaining wellness after treatment. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources. ; Table of contents: ; Part I If Your Doctor…
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
Alternate Title
Cancer survivorship sourcebook
Editor
Jones, Keith
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Detroit, MI
Publisher
Omnigraphics
Year Published
2017
Series
Health reference series
EBSCOhost eBook
Subjects
Cancer Survivors
Neoplasms - psychology
Neoplasms - rehabilitation
Neoplasms - therapy
Quality of Life
Adaptation, Psychological
Popular Works
Abstract
Provides consumer health information about living with cancer after diagnosis, making cancer care decisions, coping with complications of treatment, and maintaining wellness after treatment. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.
Table of contents:
Part I If Your Doctor Says It's Cancer -- Part II Making Treatment and Cancer Care Decisions -- Part III Clinical Trials and Cancer Research Updates -- Part IV Coping with Side Effects and Complications of Cancer Treatment -- Part V Emotional, Cognitive, and Mental Health Issues in Cancer Care -- Part VI Maintaining Wellness during and after Cancer Treatment -- Part VII Information for Friends, Family Members, and Caregivers -- Part VIII Additional Help and Information
ISBN
9780780815490
9780780815506
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=1489057
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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What you really need to know about cancer : a comprehensive guide for patients and their families

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog8488
Buckman, Robert. Toronto, Ont.: Key Porter Books , 1995. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
FVC PFCS
CSI Nutrition
Call Number
QZ201 B925 1995
Title
What you really need to know about cancer : a comprehensive guide for patients and their families
Author
Buckman, Robert
Place
Toronto, Ont.
Publisher
Key Porter Books
Year Published
1995
Subjects
Neoplasms
Popular Works
ISBN
1550136925
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
FVC PFCS
CSI Nutrition
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 B925 1995
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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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 CN Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.3 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.3 BC Cancer Agency VC 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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Frequently asked questions about the Zevalin therapeutic regimen : for patients and their families

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog17611
Berlex Oncology. Pointe Claire, QC: Berlex Canada Inc. , 2000?. (Booklet, Handout)
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VIC Radiation Therapy
Title
Frequently asked questions about the Zevalin therapeutic regimen : for patients and their families
Author
Berlex Oncology
Place
Pointe Claire, QC
Publisher
Berlex Canada Inc.
Year Published
2000?
Subjects
Radioimmunotherapy
Antibodies, Monoclonal
Lymphoma, B-Cell - radiotherapy
Lymphoma, B-Cell - therapy
Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin
Popular Works
Language
English
Material Type
Booklet
Handout
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VIC Radiation Therapy
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended

Suicide information for teens : health tips about suicide causes and prevention including facts about depression, risk factors, getting help, survivor support, and more

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog17515
Shannon, Joyce Brennfleck;. Detroit: Omnigraphics , 2005. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Call Number
WS460 S48 2005
Title
Suicide information for teens : health tips about suicide causes and prevention including facts about depression, risk factors, getting help, survivor support, and more
Author
Shannon, Joyce Brennfleck;
Place
Detroit
Publisher
Omnigraphics
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
368 p.
Series
Teen health series
Subjects
Suicide, Attempted
Suicide
Patient Education
Consumer Health Information
Consumer Information Collection
ISBN
9780780807372
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WS460 S48 2005
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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For midlife women making informed decisions about hormone therapy

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog9579
Blades, Jan. Vancouver, B.C.: BC Women's Hospital and Health Centre , 1999. 2nd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WP580 B632 1999
Title
For midlife women making informed decisions about hormone therapy
Alternate Title
Hormone therapy
Author
Blades, Jan
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Vancouver, B.C.
Publisher
BC Women's Hospital and Health Centre
Year Published
1999
Subjects
Hormone Replacement therapy - popular works - booklets
Menopause - popular works - booklets
ISBN
0968231934
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
WP580 B632 1999
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Sexuality: Essential information about life...for persons with special needs

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog105072
Stanfield, James, Downer, Ann. Santa Monica, CA: James Stanfield & Co. , 1992. Rev. Ed. (Kit) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
GA 110 STA 1992
The LifeFacts sexuality curriculum is designed to teach adolescents and adults with mild developmental disabilities about their sexuality. Two sets of teaching cards are included. The second set is more explicit to allow for flexibility in the level of explicit instruction to be given. Slides ar…
Title
Sexuality: Essential information about life...for persons with special needs
Author
Stanfield, James
Downer, Ann
Edition
Rev. Ed.
Place
Santa Monica, CA
Publisher
James Stanfield & Co.
Year Published
1992
Physical Description
54 teaching cards : b&w ; 36 x 29 cm. ; 56 slides : b&w ; 35 mm. + 1 teacher's guide in container 38 x 30 cm.
Series
Life Facts
Topics
Sex Education
Developmental Disability
Young Adults Sexuality
Abstract
The LifeFacts sexuality curriculum is designed to teach adolescents and adults with mild developmental disabilities about their sexuality. Two sets of teaching cards are included. The second set is more explicit to allow for flexibility in the level of explicit instruction to be given. Slides are included that are copies of the teaching cards and allow for group instruction. The backs of the cards contain suggestions and a script for using the pictures with students.
Notes
Training Material: Yes
Language
English
Material Type
Kit
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GA 110 STA 1992
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre Available

Information for parents about respiratory syncytial virus or RSV

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110810

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/CW95_RSV_2015.pdf

The Pharmacy Department. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2015. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
CW95
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print
Provides information for parents about respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) including symptoms and how to protect children against RSV.
Title
Information for parents about respiratory syncytial virus or RSV
Corporate Author
The Pharmacy Department
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2015
Physical Description
PDF file: 1 p.
Topics
Viral Diseases
Abstract
Provides information for parents about respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) including symptoms and how to protect children against RSV.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/CW95_RSV_2015.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
CW95

Information for parents about respiratory syncytial virus or RSV (Punjabi)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112261

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/CW95P_RSV_2015.pdf

The Pharmacy Department. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2015. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
CW95-P
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print
Written in Punjabi, this pamphlet provides information for parents about respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) including symptoms and how to protect children against RSV.
Title
Information for parents about respiratory syncytial virus or RSV (Punjabi)
Corporate Author
The Pharmacy Department
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2015
Physical Description
PDF file: 1 p.
Topics
Viral Diseases
Abstract
Written in Punjabi, this pamphlet provides information for parents about respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) including symptoms and how to protect children against RSV.
Language
Punjabi
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/CW95P_RSV_2015.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
CW95-P

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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Writing health information for patients and families: A guide to creating patient education materials that are easy to read, understand and use

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

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

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