Patient Education Pamphlets Completed in September 2019

by Lara Killian on 2019-10-07T08:32:41-03:00 in Patient Pamphlet, Patient Education | Comments

The following pamphlets were revised or created in September 2019. Please contact pamphlets@nshealth.ca or call 902-464-3146 with any questions about patient pamphlets. You can search for pamphlet PDFs by title, keyword, or four digit pamphlet number in the library catalogue, or see the complete listing of active titles in our Print Code Index.

Dartmouth General Hospital
​DG85-1437* Discharge Instructions for Patients with Diagnosed Sleep Apnea

French Translations (en français)
FF85-1811* La transfusion sanguine (English: 1200)
FF85-1812* Instructions ambulatoires après une transfusion (English: 1801)
FF85-2016 NEW Depo-Provera® (English: WE85-0112)
FF85-2019 NEW Dispositif hormonal intra-utérin (avec lévonorgestrel) (English: 2006)
FF85-2021 NEW Dispositif intra-utérin en cuivre (DIU) (English: 0014)

WH85-1200* Blood Transfusion (French: 1811)
WH85-1801* Outpatient Instructions after a Transfusion (French: 1812)

Laboratory Pathology
QY85-0668 24-Hour Urine Collection Pathology and Laboratory Medicine: Halifax Area
QY85-1619 Mid-stream Urine Collection Pathology and Laboratory Medicine: Halifax Area
QY85-1630 5-HIAA Urine Collection Pathology and Laboratory Medicine: Halifax Area
QY85-1631 Metanephrine Urine Collection Pathology and Laboratory Medicine: Halifax Area
QY85-1983 Stool Collection for Calprotectin

Mental Health & Addictions
WM85-2017 NEW Welcome to the Mood Disorders Clinic

WQ85-1226 Day Surgery Peritoneal Dialysis Catheter Insertion
WQ85-1464 Sevelamer (Renagel®) and Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)
WQ85-1465 Cinacalcet (Sensipar®) to Treat Secondary Hyperparathyroidism in Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)
WQ85-1466 Lanthanum (Fosrenol®) and Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)
WQ85-1469 Oral Irons and Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)

Nursing Units
WZ85-1295 Welcome to Unit 7.4: General Neurology, Acute Stroke Care Unit, & Epilepsy Monitoring Unit

WV85-2018 NEW After Ear Surgery: Valley Regional Hospital

Pain Management
PM85-1658 The Chronic Pain Self-Management Program: Hants Community Hospital

Physiotherapy & Rehabilitation
WB85-1388 Exercises After Shoulder Injury

*Titles marked with an asterisk were revised with only minor changes, so please use up existing copies before ordering more.

Rob MacKenzie

Library Technician
Nova Scotia Hospital, Central Zone

Lara Killian

Librarian Educator, Patient Pamphlets
Nova Scotia Hospital, Central Zone

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