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Medical Audio Visual Communications, Inc. [Niagara Falls, NY]: Medical Audio Visual Communications, Inc. , 2002. (Video) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FC 360 MED 2002
Sickle cell disease affects people of African, Asian and Mediterranean descent. It is a genetic disease that causes a defect in red blood cell. Normally round, the blood cells take on a sickle shape. This DVD features sickle cell clinics in Atlanta and Seattle and includes interviews with two teena…
Title
Sickle Cell Disease
Corporate Author
Medical Audio Visual Communications, Inc.
Place
[Niagara Falls, NY]
Publisher
Medical Audio Visual Communications, Inc.
Year Published
2002
Physical Description
1 DVD: 28 m.
Topics
Sickle-Cell Anemia
Blood/Lymphatic System Diseases-Diagnosis
Abstract
Sickle cell disease affects people of African, Asian and Mediterranean descent. It is a genetic disease that causes a defect in red blood cell. Normally round, the blood cells take on a sickle shape. This DVD features sickle cell clinics in Atlanta and Seattle and includes interviews with two teenagers and an adult who live with the disease.
Language
English
Material Type
Video
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FC 360 MED 2002
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Gillie, Oliver. Chicago, IL: Heinemann Library , 2004. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH FC 360 GIL 2004
This illustrated book examines sickle cell disease and how people are affected by it. It covers the ways a person can keep sickle cell disease under control, current treatments for the disease and new research into a cure.
Title
Sickle Cell Disease
Author
Gillie, Oliver
Place
Chicago, IL
Publisher
Heinemann Library
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
Hardcover; 56 p. : ill.
Series
Just the facts
Topics
Sickle-Cell Anemia
Young Adults
Picture Books
Abstract
This illustrated book examines sickle cell disease and how people are affected by it. It covers the ways a person can keep sickle cell disease under control, current treatments for the disease and new research into a cure.
ISBN
1403446032
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH FC 360 GIL 2004
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Starbright Foundation. Los Angeles, CA: Starbright Foundation , 2001. (CD, Audio) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR AB 40 STA 2001
Eight interactive programs in which children and families learn about medical conditions and procedures in a fun and engaging way. The programs are designed to empower children and teens with knowledge and stimulate dialogue between children, families and health care professionals. Includes graphic…
Title
Starbright explorer series
Corporate Author
Starbright Foundation
Place
Los Angeles, CA
Publisher
Starbright Foundation
Year Published
2001
Physical Description
1 computer optical disc : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Topics
Medical Software (includes games)
Cystic Fibrosis
Bone Marrow.Bone Marrow Diseases
Sickle-Cell Anemia
Kidney/Kidney Disease
Radiology
Abstract
Eight interactive programs in which children and families learn about medical conditions and procedures in a fun and engaging way. The programs are designed to empower children and teens with knowledge and stimulate dialogue between children, families and health care professionals. Includes graphics, animation and audio.
Contains: Spotlight on IVs; ages 6 to 10; Sickle cell Slime-O-Rama game; ages 6 to 14; Discovering the secrets of spinal fluid; ages 10 to 15; Bone marrow aspiration and biopsy; ages 10 to 15; Welcome to the radiology center; ages 6 to 10; Exploring our incredible blood; ages 10 to 15; Fitting cystic fibrosis into your life every day; ages 10 to 15; Living with kidney disease; ages 10 to 15.
Notes
System requirements: Macintosh: Power PC; 32 MB RAM; 16-bit color display at 800x600 resolution; System 7.1 or higher; 4X CD-ROM drive.; System requirements: Windows: 200 MHz or faster processor; 32 MB RAM; 16-bit color display at 800x600 resolution; Windows 95/98; 4X CD-ROM drive.; Power PC; System 7.1; PC; Windows 95/98
Language
English
Material Type
CD
Audio
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR AB 40 STA 2001
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Montefiore Medical Centre, Thirtee/WNET, Rick Sabreen Enterprises. Sherborn, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media , 2002. (Video) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH FC 360 AQU 2002
This DVD covers the social aspects of living with sickle cell disease by interviewing teens and their doctors and social workers.
Title
Teens with sickle cell disease
Corporate Author
Montefiore Medical Centre
Thirtee/WNET
Rick Sabreen Enterprises
Place
Sherborn, MA
Publisher
Aquarius Health Care Media
Year Published
2002
Physical Description
1 DVD (27 min.)
Series
Keeping Kids Healthy
Topics
Sickle-Cell Anemia
Young Adults
Abstract
This DVD covers the social aspects of living with sickle cell disease by interviewing teens and their doctors and social workers.
Language
English
Material Type
Video
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH FC 360 AQU 2002
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

Understanding sickle cell disease: Written by doctors for kids

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Quigley, Columba, 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 FC 360 QUI 2018
Comic book featuring Medikidz, superhero experts on health and illness. Explains how sickle cell disease affects the body, and how treatments work.
Title
Understanding sickle cell disease: Written by doctors for kids
Author
Quigley, Columba
deLoache, Shawn
Editor
Medikidz USA Inc.
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Jumo
Year Published
2018
Physical Description
Softcover; 16 p.
Topics
Sickle-Cell Anemia
Abstract
Comic book featuring Medikidz, superhero experts on health and illness. Explains how sickle cell disease 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 FC 360 QUI 2018
copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available