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  • Respiratory Education: What you should know [English] Public

    This brochure provides information about a respiratory education program about chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) offered by community respiratory services in Fraser Health. (English) Colour

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    $0.06 (B&W) $0.36 (Colour)
    Packaging Unit Quantity:
    50
    Printshop Number:
    255163
  • Resources for COPD (Fraser Health) [English] Public

    What is COPD? The airways in the lungs become inflamed and obstructed or blocked. This makes it difficult to move the air out of your lungs. COPD incudes two major breathing diseases: Chronic Bronchitis and Emphysema. You may be at risk or have COPD if you are or were a smoker; have a cough with mucous that won't go away...have frequent chest infections...experience shortness of breath while doing simple activities. (English) Colour

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    Packaging Unit Quantity:
    50
    Printshop Number:
    254712
  • BreatheWELL Program in Residential Care [English] Public

    BreatheWell program for people living with COPD in residential care homes. BreatheWELL program will help residents manage the disease so you can feel better, and help prevent flare ups. (English) Colour

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    Packaging Unit Quantity:
    50
    Printshop Number:
    264348
  • Lung Biopsy (Lower Mainland) [English] Public

    This pamphlet provides a brief description of the medical imaging procedure lung biopsy including information on who will be performing procedure?, prior to procedure instructions, what happens during procedure?, will it hurt?, how long it will take?, risks or complications, what happens afterwards?, follow-up instructions and information on who to contact if experiencing problems. A biopsy is a way of taking a small piece of tissue from your lung. We use CT scan or Fluoroscopy to locate the spot to biopsy. The tissue sample is examined under a microscope for a diagnosis. A lung biopsy is done to check for any abnormalities seen on other tests such as chest x-ray or a CT scan. (English) Colour

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    English (264603)

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    $0.06 (B&W) $0.36 (Colour)
    Packaging Unit Quantity:
    50
    Printshop Number:
    264603
  • Thoracentesis (Lower Mainland) [English] Public

    This pamphlet provides a brief description of the medical imaging procedure thoracentesis including information on who will be performing procedure?, prior to procedure instructions, what happens during procedure?, will it hurt?, how long it will take?, risks or complications, what happens afterwards?, follow-up instructions and information on who to contact if experiencing problems. Thoracentesis is the removal of fluid from around a lung. A build-up of fluid around a lung can make breathing difficult. Removing the fluid should help you feel better. (English) Colour

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    English (264631)

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    $0.06 (B&W) $0.36 (Colour)
    Packaging Unit Quantity:
    50
    Printshop Number:
    264631
  • Butting Out For Safer Surgery [English] Public

    The longer you go without smoking before surgery, the greater the benefits and the less chances of complications after surgery. This pamphlet explains how smoking can affect your recovery, the advantages of quitting, and the free services available to help you quit smoking. (English) Black & White

    Printing Cost:
    $0.06 (B&W)
    Packaging Unit Quantity:
    50
    Printshop Number:
    265982
  • Clean Air for My Child and Me (Fraser Health) [English] Public

    The smoke from one cigarette can stay in a room for hours, even if a window is open. Many of the toxic chemicals remain in the air as well as in the carpets, curtains, furniture, and clothes. Because babies and children crawl on the floor and place their hands in their mouth, they are exposed to more second-hand smoke chemicals than adults. (English) Colour

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    $0.06 (B&W) $0.36 (Colour)
    Packaging Unit Quantity:
    50
    Printshop Number:
    255473
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