1. Home
  2. List
Search Options

5 records – page 1 of 1.

Booklet on cerebral ventricular shunts

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111039

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/Pamphlets/BCCH1072_cerebral_ventricular_2009.pdf

Cochrane, Doug. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2009. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCCH1072
This booklet addresses some of the general concerns of families whose children require shunts. Including: What a shunt is and why it is necessary. It also provides inforamation on CSF - cerebrospinal fluid and how CSF is formed; information on living with a shunt, common complications and some su…
Title
Booklet on cerebral ventricular shunts
Author
Cochrane, Doug
Corporate Author
Department of Neurosciences
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2009
Topics
External Ventricular Drains (EVD)
Externalized Shunts
Brain
Brain Diseases-Children
Abstract
This booklet addresses some of the general concerns of families whose children require shunts. Including: What a shunt is and why it is necessary. It also provides inforamation on CSF - cerebrospinal fluid and how CSF is formed; information on living with a shunt, common complications and some suggestions as to what a parent should tell their child about their disorder.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/Pamphlets/BCCH1072_cerebral_ventricular_2009.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1072

External ventricular drains (EVD) and externalized shunts

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112429

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/Pamphlets/BCCH1372_ExternalVentricularDrains_2013.pdf

Department of Neurosciences. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2013. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCCH1372
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
This pamphlet explains Cerebral Spinal Fluid (CSF) and External Ventricular Drains (EVD), including information for parents on how to take of your child with a CSF or EVD.
Title
External ventricular drains (EVD) and externalized shunts
Corporate Author
Department of Neurosciences
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2013
Physical Description
PDF file: 3 p.
Topics
External Ventricular Drains (EVD)
Externalized Shunts
Brain
Brain Diseases
Abstract
This pamphlet explains Cerebral Spinal Fluid (CSF) and External Ventricular Drains (EVD), including information for parents on how to take of your child with a CSF or EVD.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/Pamphlets/BCCH1372_ExternalVentricularDrains_2013.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1372

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1371_LumbarPuncture_2012.pdf

Department of Neurosciences. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2012. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCCH1371
URL Notes
To view and/or print, click on the link above.
This pamphlet explains what happens during a lumbar puncture procedure, also called a spinal tap or a CSF examination. It also details how to prepare, and to care for your child afterwards.
Title
Lumbar puncture
Corporate Author
Department of Neurosciences
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
PDF file: 3 p.
Topics
Brain
Abstract
This pamphlet explains what happens during a lumbar puncture procedure, also called a spinal tap or a CSF examination. It also details how to prepare, and to care for your child afterwards.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1371_LumbarPuncture_2012.pdf
URL Notes
To view and/or print, click on the link above.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1371

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1305_Paraldehyde_2013.pdf

Department of Neurosciences. Vancouver BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2013. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCCH1305
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Paraldehyde is a medication used to treat seizures that last longer than 5 minutes, or come in clusters. This pamphlet explains to parents the right dose, the right time, and the right way to give this medication.
Title
Paraldehyde
Corporate Author
Department of Neurosciences
Place
Vancouver BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2013
Physical Description
PDF file: 2 p.
Topics
Seizure Disorders-Children
Seizure Disorders-Drug Therapy
Abstract
Paraldehyde is a medication used to treat seizures that last longer than 5 minutes, or come in clusters. This pamphlet explains to parents the right dose, the right time, and the right way to give this medication.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1305_Paraldehyde_2013.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1305

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1240SeizureSafetyAndFirstAid.pdf

Department of Neurosciences. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2006. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCCH1240
Information on how to keep your child safe while s/he is having a seizure including: generalized tonic-clonic seizures; complex-partial seizures; simple partial seizures; absence seizures. Also discusses seizure safety in the water, in the bathroom, during sports or activities, while driving.
Title
Seizure safety and first aid
Corporate Author
Department of Neurosciences
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
PDF file
Topics
Seizure Disorders-Coping
Abstract
Information on how to keep your child safe while s/he is having a seizure including: generalized tonic-clonic seizures; complex-partial seizures; simple partial seizures; absence seizures. Also discusses seizure safety in the water, in the bathroom, during sports or activities, while driving.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1240SeizureSafetyAndFirstAid.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1240