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Fractures, casts and splints: Information for Parents and Caregivers after your visit to the Emergency Department

https://bcch.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog111648
Orthopedic Clinic, Emergency Department. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2022.
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/Library/pdf/Pamphlets/BCCH1011_cast_splint.pdf
Material Type
Handout
Online
Call Number
BCCH1011
This pamphlet describes common fractures, how bones heal, different kinds of casts and splints, how to take care of the injured limb, and information about how the cast is removed.
  1 image     1 url  
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/Library/pdf/Pamphlets/BCCH1011_cast_splint.pdf
Website Notes
Click on the above link to view.
Corporate Author
Orthopedic Clinic
Emergency Department
Place of Publication
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Publication Date
2022
Physical Description
PDF file: 8 p.
Subject
Cast Care
Fractures
Splints
Abstract
This pamphlet describes common fractures, how bones heal, different kinds of casts and splints, how to take care of the injured limb, and information about how the cast is removed.
Language
English
Material Type
Handout
Online
Call Number
BCCH1011
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URLs
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How to minimize the pain of needle pokes with numbing cream

https://bcch.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog123660
Acute Pain Service. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2022.
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BC-Childrens-Needle-Pokes-Numbing-Cream.pdf
Material Type
Handout
Online
Learn when and how to use numbing cream (EMLA, AMETOP, and other topical anesthetics).
  1 url  
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BC-Childrens-Needle-Pokes-Numbing-Cream.pdf
Corporate Author
Acute Pain Service
Place of Publication
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Publication Date
2022
Physical Description
PDF; 2 pages
Subject
Pain Control
Immunizations-Children
Immunizations
Blood Tests. Blood Chemistries
Abstract
Learn when and how to use numbing cream (EMLA, AMETOP, and other topical anesthetics).
Language
English
Material Type
Handout
Online
URLs
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Chemotherapy and safety at home

https://bcch.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog110375
Oncology/Hematology/BMT Department. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2021.
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1466_ChemotherapySafetyHome.pdf
Material Type
Handout
Online
Call Number
BCCH1466
Learn how to safely handle chemotherapy medicine at home.
  1 image     1 url  
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1466_ChemotherapySafetyHome.pdf
Corporate Author
Oncology/Hematology/BMT Department
Place of Publication
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Publication Date
2021
Physical Description
PDF file: 4 p.
Subject
Cancer-Chemotherapy
Abstract
Learn how to safely handle chemotherapy medicine at home.
Notes
Current as of Jan 2024
Language
English
Material Type
Handout
Online
Call Number
BCCH1466
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URLs
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Care at home after neurosurgery

https://bcch.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog111332
Department of Neurosurgery. [Vancouver, BC?]: BC Children's Hospital , 2021.
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1251_CareAtHomeAfterNeurosurgery.pdf
Material Type
Online
Handout
Call Number
BCCH1251
This pamphlet provides parents of children who have undergone Neurosurgery at BC Children's Hospital with information on: How to help their child with pain and discomfort after surgery, how to care for the wound, how to get the stitches (sutures) out, what activities are safe for their child to do,…
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URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1251_CareAtHomeAfterNeurosurgery.pdf
Website Notes
Click on the link above to view.
Corporate Author
Department of Neurosurgery
Place of Publication
[Vancouver, BC?]
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Publication Date
2021
Physical Description
1 pdf file
Subject
Surgery
Neurosurgery
Abstract
This pamphlet provides parents of children who have undergone Neurosurgery at BC Children's Hospital with information on: How to help their child with pain and discomfort after surgery, how to care for the wound, how to get the stitches (sutures) out, what activities are safe for their child to do, special equipment required, any signs to watch out for, information to provide their family doctor, and who to contact for follow up.
Language
English
Material Type
Online
Handout
Call Number
BCCH1251
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URLs
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Helping your child after strabismus repair

https://bcch.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog121293
Ophthalmology Clinic. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2021.
URL
http://www.bcchildrens.ca/Ophthalmology-site/Documents/Strabusmus%20Surgery%20Discharge%20form.pdf
Material Type
Handout
Online
This pamphlet explains what to expect after your child's strabismus repair surgery, and how to care for your child as they recover.
  1 image     1 url  
URL
http://www.bcchildrens.ca/Ophthalmology-site/Documents/Strabusmus%20Surgery%20Discharge%20form.pdf
Website Notes
Click on the above link to view.
Corporate Author
Ophthalmology Clinic
Place of Publication
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Publication Date
2021
Physical Description
PDF file: 2 p.
Subject
Strabismus
Eye Surgery. Ophthalmic Surgery
Abstract
This pamphlet explains what to expect after your child's strabismus repair surgery, and how to care for your child as they recover.
Language
English
Material Type
Handout
Online
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URLs
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After your child's nerve block

https://bcch.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog122043
Acute Pain Service. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2021.
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH_APS_NerveBlockPostOp.pdf
Material Type
Handout
Online
Learn what to expect if your child has a nerve block after surgery, and how to care for them. This document explains what is normal, how to care for your child, and when to get help.
  1 url  
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH_APS_NerveBlockPostOp.pdf
Corporate Author
Acute Pain Service
Place of Publication
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Publication Date
2021
Physical Description
PDF; 2 p.
Subject
Anesthesia
Pain Control
Surgery-Coping
Abstract
Learn what to expect if your child has a nerve block after surgery, and how to care for them. This document explains what is normal, how to care for your child, and when to get help.
Language
English
Material Type
Handout
Online
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After your vaginal birth: What you can do

https://bcch.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog123049
Physiotherapy Department. [Vancouver, BC?]: BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre , 2021.
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW411_AfterYourVaginalBirth.pdf
Material Type
Handout
Online
Learn how to help your healing after a vaginal birth. This handout describes abdominal and pelvic floor exercises you can do, starting immediately after birth. Also lists dates and times for the BC Women's postpartum physiotherapy class.
  1 url  
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW411_AfterYourVaginalBirth.pdf
Corporate Author
Physiotherapy Department
Place of Publication
[Vancouver, BC?]
Publisher
BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre
Publication Date
2021
Physical Description
PDF; 2 pages
Subject
Postnatal Care
Pregnancy/Childbirth
Abstract
Learn how to help your healing after a vaginal birth. This handout describes abdominal and pelvic floor exercises you can do, starting immediately after birth. Also lists dates and times for the BC Women's postpartum physiotherapy class.
Notes
BCW 411
Language
English
Material Type
Handout
Online
URLs
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Home respiratory support road map

https://bcch.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog123122
Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU). [Vancouver, BC?]: BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre , 2021.
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW_NICUHomeRespSupport.pdf
Material Type
Handout
Online
For BCW NICU parents and caregivers. This diagram shows the steps to bringing your baby home with respiratory support.
  1 image     1 url  
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW_NICUHomeRespSupport.pdf
Alternate Title
Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Orientation
Corporate Author
Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
Place of Publication
[Vancouver, BC?]
Publisher
BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre
Publication Date
2021
Physical Description
PDF file, 1
Subject
NICU
Intensive Care Units-Neonatal. Infants
Abstract
For BCW NICU parents and caregivers. This diagram shows the steps to bringing your baby home with respiratory support.
Language
English
Material Type
Handout
Online
Images
URLs
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Home feeding support road map

https://bcch.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog123123
Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU). [Vancouver, BC?]: BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre , 2021.
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW_NICUHomeFeedSupport.pdf
Material Type
Handout
Online
For BCW NICU parents and caregivers. This diagram shows the steps to bringing your baby home with feeding support.
  1 image     1 url  
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW_NICUHomeFeedSupport.pdf
Alternate Title
Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Orientation
Corporate Author
Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
Place of Publication
[Vancouver, BC?]
Publisher
BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre
Publication Date
2021
Physical Description
PDF file, 1
Subject
NICU
Abstract
For BCW NICU parents and caregivers. This diagram shows the steps to bringing your baby home with feeding support.
Language
English
Material Type
Handout
Online
Images
URLs
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Nerve injury after labour and birth

https://bcch.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog123170
Department of Anesthesiology. [Vancouver, BC?]: BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre , 2021.
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW_NerveInjuryAfterLabourAndBirth.pdf
Material Type
Handout
Online
There are many types of nerve injuries that can occur after labour and birth. This sheet will explain what a nerve injury is, what symptoms to expect, and how nerve injuries are treated.
  1 image     1 url  
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW_NerveInjuryAfterLabourAndBirth.pdf
Corporate Author
Department of Anesthesiology
Place of Publication
[Vancouver, BC?]
Publisher
BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre
Publication Date
2021
Physical Description
2 pages
Subject
Childbirth Complications
Abstract
There are many types of nerve injuries that can occur after labour and birth. This sheet will explain what a nerve injury is, what symptoms to expect, and how nerve injuries are treated.
Language
English
Material Type
Handout
Online
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URLs
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Executive functioning workbook for kids: 40 fun activities to build memory, flexible thinking, and self-control skills at home, in school, and beyond, for ages 6-9

https://bcch.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog124611
Grand, Sharon. Emeryville, CA: Rockridge Press , 2021.
Material Type
Book
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 710 GRA 2021
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
Help kids grow their executive functioning skills with activities for ages 6 to 9.; Executive functioning is the name for the skills we use to pay attention, complete tasks, and remember important things. But that's a lot for a brain to do every day - especially for kids. The Executive Functioning …
Author
Grand, Sharon
Place of Publication
Emeryville, CA
Publisher
Rockridge Press
Publication Date
2021
Physical Description
Softcover; 113 pages
Subject
Children's Psychological Development
Children-Self Help
Abstract
Help kids grow their executive functioning skills with activities for ages 6 to 9.
Executive functioning is the name for the skills we use to pay attention, complete tasks, and remember important things. But that's a lot for a brain to do every day - especially for kids. The Executive Functioning Workbook for Kids helps them train their brain to improve their memory, flexible thinking, and self-control. Kids will explore 40 hands-on activities to help them conquer executive functioning skills at home, at school, and out in the world.
- Just for kids: This book is made especially for kids to work on independently so they can see their skills develop and feel accomplished.
- Insightful activities: Kids will discover exercises that inspire them to work hard and appreciate the strengths and talents they already have.
- Tools for parents: Grown-ups can get involved, too, with a section of tips and activities that explain how kids learn and how adults can help them succeed.
Notes
SUBJECT: Executive function
ISBN
9781638070863
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Call Number
JUNIOR GK 710 GRA 2021

Copies

BC Children's and Women's Family Library Available
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Home sweet home

https://bcch.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog124979
Kellenyi, Teresita Blake, Jones, Angie (ill.). Rye Brook, NY: Leukemia & Lymphoma Society , 2021.
Material Type
Book
Call Number
JUNIOR FE 350.5 KEL 2021c
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
Olivia is back home after her hospital stay. She returns to school and soon settles in. Sometimes Olivia can have play dates with friends but when she begins to feel poorly, Olivia has to go back to the hospital. Before long, Olivia is happy to be home again and feeling better.
Author
Kellenyi, Teresita Blake
Jones, Angie (ill.)
Place of Publication
Rye Brook, NY
Publisher
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Publication Date
2021
Physical Description
Hardcover; unnumbered pages
Subject
Leukemia-Children
Leukemia
Abstract
Olivia is back home after her hospital stay. She returns to school and soon settles in. Sometimes Olivia can have play dates with friends but when she begins to feel poorly, Olivia has to go back to the hospital. Before long, Olivia is happy to be home again and feeling better.
ISBN
9798985003222
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Call Number
JUNIOR FE 350.5 KEL 2021c

Copies

BC Children's and Women's Family Library Available
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Birthing balls: Using exercise balls for labour and after your baby is born

https://bcch.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog111026
Department of Anesthesiology. [Vancouver, BC?]: BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre , 2020.
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW721_BirthingBalls.pdf
Material Type
Online
Handout
Call Number
BCW721
Pamphlet describing how to use a birthing ball safely during pregnancy. It also provides information on how to use the birthing ball after the baby is born - for both you and your baby, and how to keep the ball in good repair.
  1 image     1 url  
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW721_BirthingBalls.pdf
Corporate Author
Department of Anesthesiology
Place of Publication
[Vancouver, BC?]
Publisher
BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre
Publication Date
2020
Physical Description
PDF file
Subject
Prenatal Care-Fitness
Exercise Warm-Up. Stretching
Postnatal Care
Abstract
Pamphlet describing how to use a birthing ball safely during pregnancy. It also provides information on how to use the birthing ball after the baby is born - for both you and your baby, and how to keep the ball in good repair.
Language
English
Material Type
Online
Handout
Call Number
BCW721
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URLs
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BCW 693 Caring for yourself after the loss of your baby

https://bcch.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog111829
Maternal Newborn Program. [Vancouver, BC?]: BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre , 2020.
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW693_Caringforyourselfafterthelossofyourbaby.pdf
Material Type
Handout
Online
Call Number
BCW693
This booklet provides information on what to expect physically and emotionally as you deal with the immediate stages of grief in the hours, days and weeks after giving birth.; This booklet is a companion to the bcwomens.ca website.; Keywords have been highlighted in each section under 'resources + …
  1 image     1 url  
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW693_Caringforyourselfafterthelossofyourbaby.pdf
Corporate Author
Maternal Newborn Program
Place of Publication
[Vancouver, BC?]
Publisher
BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre
Publication Date
2020
Physical Description
PDF: 20 p.
Subject
Grief. Bereavement
Coping with a Child's Death
Coping with Pain
Coping with Death
Abstract
This booklet provides information on what to expect physically and emotionally as you deal with the immediate stages of grief in the hours, days and weeks after giving birth.
This booklet is a companion to the bcwomens.ca website.
Keywords have been highlighted in each section under 'resources + support' to help you find related information.
Language
English
Material Type
Handout
Online
Call Number
BCW693
Images
URLs
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Taking your placenta home

https://bcch.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog113874
Department of Pathology. [Vancouver, BC?]: BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre , 2020.
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW1006_TakingYourPlacentaHome.pdf
Material Type
Online
Handout
Call Number
BCW1006
  1 url  
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW1006_TakingYourPlacentaHome.pdf
Corporate Author
Department of Pathology
Place of Publication
[Vancouver, BC?]
Publisher
BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre
Publication Date
2020
Physical Description
PDF file, 2 p.
Subject
Pregancy/Childbirth. Obstetrics
Childbirth
Notes
BCW1006
Language
English
Material Type
Online
Handout
Call Number
BCW1006
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Lactation after loss

https://bcch.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog122730
Lactation Service. [Vancouver, BC?]: BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre , 2020.
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW1465_LactationAfterLoss.pdf
Material Type
Handout
Online
Call Number
BCW1465
The hours, days, and months following a stillbirth or newborn loss can be especially difficult. It is important to care for yourself despite your grief. Managing your breast milk will help you feel comfortable. You may choose to donate your milk, or to dry it up. This handout explains how to do bot…
  1 image     1 url  
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW1465_LactationAfterLoss.pdf
Corporate Author
Lactation Service
Place of Publication
[Vancouver, BC?]
Publisher
BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre
Publication Date
2020
Physical Description
PDF file, 3 p.
Subject
Pregnancy Loss. Miscarriage
Abstract
The hours, days, and months following a stillbirth or newborn loss can be especially difficult. It is important to care for yourself despite your grief. Managing your breast milk will help you feel comfortable. You may choose to donate your milk, or to dry it up. This handout explains how to do both. It also lists resources available to support you.
Language
English
Material Type
Handout
Online
Call Number
BCW1465
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URLs
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Baby ever after : Expanding your family after postpartum depression

https://bcch.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog122768
Starr, Rebecca Fox. Rowman & Littlefield , 2020.
URL
https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/cwhbc/detail.action?docID=5996040
Material Type
Ebook
Call Number
GH 410 STA 2020
After perinatal or postpartum depression, the decision to have another baby can be fraught with emotion. The author shares her story and those of others who have decided to carry, adopt, or not have another child. This book offers expert advice and insights, alongside current research, for women co…
  1 url  
URL
https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/cwhbc/detail.action?docID=5996040
Author
Starr, Rebecca Fox
Publisher
Rowman & Littlefield
Publication Date
2020
Subject
Postpartum Depression
Abstract
After perinatal or postpartum depression, the decision to have another baby can be fraught with emotion. The author shares her story and those of others who have decided to carry, adopt, or not have another child. This book offers expert advice and insights, alongside current research, for women considering expanding their family after postpartum depression.
ISBN
9781538127384
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Call Number
GH 410 STA 2020
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Using a continuous nerve block infusion pump at home

https://bcch.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog122779
Acute Pain Service. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2020.
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH_APS_ContinuousNerveBlockPumpAtHome.pdf
Material Type
Handout
Online
A continuous nerve block pump gives your child a steady dose of pain medicine after their surgery. Learn how to care for your child with a nerve block, how to take care of the pump, how to remove the catheter, and when to get help.
  1 url  
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH_APS_ContinuousNerveBlockPumpAtHome.pdf
Corporate Author
Acute Pain Service
Place of Publication
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Publication Date
2020
Physical Description
PDF; 2 p.
Subject
Anesthesia
Pain Control
Surgery-Coping
Abstract
A continuous nerve block pump gives your child a steady dose of pain medicine after their surgery. Learn how to care for your child with a nerve block, how to take care of the pump, how to remove the catheter, and when to get help.
Language
English
Material Type
Handout
Online
URLs
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After your child's caudal block

https://bcch.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog122780
Acute Pain Service. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2020.
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH_APS_CaudalBlockPostOp.pdf
Material Type
Handout
Online
Your child may have a caudal nerve block to reduce their pain after surgery. Learn what to expect when your child receives a caudal nerve block, how to care for your child while the block is working, and when to get help.
  1 url  
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH_APS_CaudalBlockPostOp.pdf
Corporate Author
Acute Pain Service
Place of Publication
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Publication Date
2020
Physical Description
PDF; 2 p.
Subject
Anesthesia
Pain Control
Surgery-Coping
Abstract
Your child may have a caudal nerve block to reduce their pain after surgery. Learn what to expect when your child receives a caudal nerve block, how to care for your child while the block is working, and when to get help.
Language
English
Material Type
Handout
Online
URLs
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Going home with your baby : Information for new parents

https://bcch.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog122874
Maternal Newborn Program. [Vancouver, BC?]: BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre , 2020.
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW1455_GoingHomeWithYourBaby.pdf
Material Type
Handout
Online
Call Number
BCW1455
As a new parent you may have questions about what to expect following the birth of your baby. This booklet is organized to follow your journey through the hospital immediately following delivery and provides information for when you and your baby are home.; This booklet is a companion to the bcwome…
  1 image     1 url  
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW1455_GoingHomeWithYourBaby.pdf
Corporate Author
Maternal Newborn Program
Place of Publication
[Vancouver, BC?]
Publisher
BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre
Publication Date
2020
Physical Description
PDF: 20 p.
Subject
Infants
Abstract
As a new parent you may have questions about what to expect following the birth of your baby. This booklet is organized to follow your journey through the hospital immediately following delivery and provides information for when you and your baby are home.
This booklet is a companion to the bcwomens.ca website.
Language
English
Material Type
Handout
Online
Call Number
BCW1455
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URLs
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