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Caring for yourself after surgery to correct scoliosis

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog103204

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1052_CaringForChildAfterScoliosisSurgery_2014_Sept.pdf

Department of Orthopedic Surgery. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2014. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCCH1052
URL Notes
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Describes caring for yourself after having scoliosis surgery. Includes: going back to school; care of the incision (scar); aches, pains and funny feelings; wearing braces and eating well.
Title
Caring for yourself after surgery to correct scoliosis
Corporate Author
Department of Orthopedic Surgery
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
PDF file
Topics
Scoliosis. Lordosis
Surgery-Coping
Abstract
Describes caring for yourself after having scoliosis surgery. Includes: going back to school; care of the incision (scar); aches, pains and funny feelings; wearing braces and eating well.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1052_CaringForChildAfterScoliosisSurgery_2014_Sept.pdf
URL Notes
click on the link below to view/print
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1052
Eisenpreis, Bettijane. New York: Rosen Publishing Group, Inc. , 1999. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH FB 780 EIS 1998
Defines and describes scoliosis, discussing how it is diagnosed and treated and providing advice and resources for those having this condition.
Title
Coping with scoliosis
Author
Eisenpreis, Bettijane
Place
New York
Publisher
Rosen Publishing Group, Inc.
Year Published
1999
Physical Description
Hardcover, 170 pages
Topics
Scoliosis. Lordosis
Young Adults
Abstract
Defines and describes scoliosis, discussing how it is diagnosed and treated and providing advice and resources for those having this condition.
ISBN
0823925579
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH FB 780 EIS 1998
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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The Growing Spine: What's ahead for my young child with scoliosis?

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113328

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1689_TheGrowingSpine_2015.pdf

Savitsky, Cory. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2015. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCCH1689
URL Notes
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This pamphlet provides information on the growing spine: what's ahead for a young child with scoliosis.
Title
The Growing Spine: What's ahead for my young child with scoliosis?
Subtitle
The growing spine
Author
Savitsky, Cory
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2015
Physical Description
PDF pamphlet 2 sides
Topics
Scoliosis. Lordosis
Abstract
This pamphlet provides information on the growing spine: what's ahead for a young child with scoliosis.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1689_TheGrowingSpine_2015.pdf
URL Notes
click on the link above to view/print
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1689

Harry scores a hat trick with pawns, pucks, and scoliosis

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog108754
Mahony, Mary, Larkin, Catherine M. (illustrator). Belmont, MA: Redding Press , 2003. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FB 780 MAH 2003
Harry Jones faces three challenges in his young life: a major chess tournament, his love of hockey complicated by a season-ending injury, and a recently diagnosed case of scoliosis. For Harry, it's a devastating hockey injury that leads to a newfound love for and skill at chess and an eventual retu…
Title
Harry scores a hat trick with pawns, pucks, and scoliosis
Author
Mahony, Mary
Larkin, Catherine M. (illustrator)
Place
Belmont, MA
Publisher
Redding Press
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
Paperback; vi, 149 p.
Topics
Scoliosis. Lordosis
Sports Medicine. Athletic Injuries
Abstract
Harry Jones faces three challenges in his young life: a major chess tournament, his love of hockey complicated by a season-ending injury, and a recently diagnosed case of scoliosis. For Harry, it's a devastating hockey injury that leads to a newfound love for and skill at chess and an eventual return to the ice, all overshadowed by a scoliosis diagnosis whose outcome is unclear.
ISBN
0965887936
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FB 780 MAH 2003
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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http://media.phsa.ca/home/iframeflash?url=BCCH/Idiopathic_Scoliosis_FINAL_20170302

Physiotherapy Department. Vancouver, B.C.: BC Children's Hospital , 2017. (Video)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL Notes
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Pre-operative educational video to prepare patients with Idiopathic Scoliosis on what to expect after surgery.
Title
Pre-operative scoliosos surgery
Corporate Author
Physiotherapy Department
Place
Vancouver, B.C.
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2017
Physical Description
Online, 9 min.
Topics
Scoliosis. Lordosis
Abstract
Pre-operative educational video to prepare patients with Idiopathic Scoliosis on what to expect after surgery.
Language
English
Material Type
Video
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://media.phsa.ca/home/iframeflash?url=BCCH/Idiopathic_Scoliosis_FINAL_20170302
URL Notes
Click on URL to view.
Audience
Patient or Public

Safety measures following spinal surgery

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112585

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1665_SafetyMeasuresSpinalSurgery_2013.pdf

Occupational & Physical Therapy Department. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2013. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCCH1665
URL Notes
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After your child's spine surgery to correct scoliosis, it is important that safety measures are taken when moving him or her. Please follow the instructions on this pamphlet. The Occupational Therapist or Physical Therapist may talk with you about specific safety measures for your child.
Title
Safety measures following spinal surgery
Corporate Author
Occupational & Physical Therapy Department
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2013
Physical Description
PDF file: 2 p.
Topics
Spinal Cord Injury-Surgery
Scoliosis. Lordosis
Physical Therapy. Physiotherapy
Occupational Therapy
Abstract
After your child's spine surgery to correct scoliosis, it is important that safety measures are taken when moving him or her. Please follow the instructions on this pamphlet. The Occupational Therapist or Physical Therapist may talk with you about specific safety measures for your child.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1665_SafetyMeasuresSpinalSurgery_2013.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1665
Silverstein, Alvin, Silverstein, Viginia, Nunn, Laura Silverstein. New York: Franklin Watts , 2002. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FB 780 SIL 2002
Discusses the medical condition known as scoliosis, its detection and how to live with it.
Title
Scoliosis
Author
Silverstein, Alvin
Silverstein, Viginia
Nunn, Laura Silverstein
Place
New York
Publisher
Franklin Watts
Year Published
2002
Series
My Health Series
Topics
Scoliosis. Lordosis
Abstract
Discusses the medical condition known as scoliosis, its detection and how to live with it.
Notes
Ages 9-12
ISBN
0531166392
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FB 780 SIL 2002
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/Pamphlets/BCCH1051_ScoliosisSurgery_2014.pdf

Orthopedic Department. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2014. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCCH1051
URL Notes
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Provides information about scoliosis and scoliosis surgery, and answers the questions: How does scoliosis surgery work? How do I get ready for the surgery? What tests do I need to have done? What happens the day of my surgery? How long will I be in the hospital? Will I be in a lot of pain? Am I rea…
Title
Scoliosis surgery
Corporate Author
Orthopedic Department
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
PDF: 8 p.
Topics
Scoliosis. Lordosis
Surgery-Coping
Abstract
Provides information about scoliosis and scoliosis surgery, and answers the questions: How does scoliosis surgery work? How do I get ready for the surgery? What tests do I need to have done? What happens the day of my surgery? How long will I be in the hospital? Will I be in a lot of pain? Am I ready to go home yet?
Notes
BCCH1051
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/Pamphlets/BCCH1051_ScoliosisSurgery_2014.pdf
URL Notes
To view/print, click on the link above.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1051

Scoliosis surgery: The definitive patient's reference

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110540
Wolpert, David K. Austin, TX: Swordfish Communications, LLC , 2006. 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
FB 780 WOL 2006
A comprehensive guide to scoliosis surgery, written from a patient's perspective. Contains easy to understand definitions of complex medical terms and informative illustrations. Also contains information for families of patients.
Title
Scoliosis surgery: The definitive patient's reference
Author
Wolpert, David K.
Edition
3rd ed.
Place
Austin, TX
Publisher
Swordfish Communications, LLC
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
Paperback, 199 p.
Topics
Scoliosis. Lordosis
Surgery-Coping
Abstract
A comprehensive guide to scoliosis surgery, written from a patient's perspective. Contains easy to understand definitions of complex medical terms and informative illustrations. Also contains information for families of patients.
ISBN
9780974195520
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FB 780 WOL 2006
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Scoliosis: What it is and what to do

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110259
Montefiore Medical Centre, Thirtee/WNET, Rick Sabreen Enterprises. Sherborn, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media , 2006. (Video) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FB 780 AQU 2006
This DVD provides parents and caregivers with information about scoliosis to make well-informed decisions about children's health.
Title
Scoliosis: What it is and what to do
Corporate Author
Montefiore Medical Centre
Thirtee/WNET
Rick Sabreen Enterprises
Place
Sherborn, MA
Publisher
Aquarius Health Care Media
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
1 DVD (27 min.)
Series
Keeping Kids Healthy
Topics
Scoliosis. Lordosis
Abstract
This DVD provides parents and caregivers with information about scoliosis to make well-informed decisions about children's health.
Language
English
Material Type
Video
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FB 780 AQU 2006
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

Understanding scoliosis: Written by doctors for kids

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog121276
Satkunarasa, Shen, deLoache, Shawn. New York, NY: Jumo , 2018. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FB 780 SAT 2018
Comic book featuring Medikidz, superhero experts on health and illness. Explains how scoliosis affects the body, and how treatments work.
Title
Understanding scoliosis: Written by doctors for kids
Author
Satkunarasa, Shen
deLoache, Shawn
Editor
Medikidz USA Inc.
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Jumo
Year Published
2018
Physical Description
Softcover; 32 p.
Topics
Scoliosis. Lordosis
Abstract
Comic book featuring Medikidz, superhero experts on health and illness. Explains how scoliosis affects the body, and how treatments work.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FB 780 SAT 2018
copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

Welcome to the orthopedic spine program

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112787

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1670_WelcomeOrthopedicSpineProgram_2016.pdf

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2016. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCCH1670
URL Notes
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The Orthopedic Spine Program at BC Children's Hospital provides care for idiopathic scoliosis, neuromuscular scoliosis, and congenital and other spine conditions. This pamphlet provides information about the program.
Title
Welcome to the orthopedic spine program
Corporate Author
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2016
Physical Description
PDF file: 2 p.
Topics
Scoliosis. Lordosis
Spinal Cord Rehabilitation
Abstract
The Orthopedic Spine Program at BC Children's Hospital provides care for idiopathic scoliosis, neuromuscular scoliosis, and congenital and other spine conditions. This pamphlet provides information about the program.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1670_WelcomeOrthopedicSpineProgram_2016.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1670

What's up with John? Medikidz explains scoliosis

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111235
Chilman-Blair, Kim, Taddeo, John. London, England: Medikidz, Inc. , 2009. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FB 780 CHI 2009
This Medikidz graphic novel explains Scoliosis in a way that is imaginative, engaging and easy to understand. Developed by a team of doctors, the Medikidz superheroes provide children with the knowledge they need to take ownership of their disease, providing them with skills for self-management, wh…
Title
What's up with John? Medikidz explains scoliosis
Author
Chilman-Blair, Kim
Taddeo, John
Place
London, England
Publisher
Medikidz, Inc.
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
Softcover; 32 p.
Series
Medikidz Graphic Novels
Topics
Scoliosis. Lordosis
Abstract
This Medikidz graphic novel explains Scoliosis in a way that is imaginative, engaging and easy to understand. Developed by a team of doctors, the Medikidz superheroes provide children with the knowledge they need to take ownership of their disease, providing them with skills for self-management, while taking away their fear of the unknown.
ISBN
978-1-906935-03-0
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FB 780 CHI 2009
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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