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13 Item(s) found for:  Cardiology Clinic/Cardiac Diagnostic Services 

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Acyclovir: Anti-viral medicine (Heart Transplant Manual)   English
Abstract: This appendix to the Heart Transplant Manual explains the medication acyclovir, prescribed for heart transplant patients.
Author: Cardiac Transplant Service
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2005
UWMC Dept: Cardiac Transplant Service
Revised Date: 10/2012
Azathioprine: Immunosuppressive medicine (Heart Transplant Manual)   English
Abstract: This appendix to the Heart Transplant Manual explains the medicine azathioprine, prescribed for heart transplant patients.
Author: Cardiac Transplant Service
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2005
UWMC Dept: Cardiac Transplant Service
Revised Date: 10/2012
Cardiac rejection: Recognizing and treating rejection (Heart Transplant Manual)   English
Abstract: This chapter of the Heart Transplant Manual describes the process of rejection -- when the immune system attacks the transplanted heart.
Author: Cardiac Transplant Service
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2005
UWMC Dept: Cardiac Transplant Service
Revised Date: 10/2012
Cyclosporine: Immunosuppressive medicine (Heart Transplant Manual)   English
Abstract: This appendix to the Heart Transplant Manual explains the medicine cyclosporine, prescribed for heart transplant patients.
Author: Cardiac Transplant Service
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2005
UWMC Dept: Cardiac Transplant Service
Revised Date: 10/2012
Electrophysiology   English Korean Russian Spanish
Abstract: This booklet explains arrhythmias, an irregular rhythm or timing problem with the heart's electrical system. It also covers electrophysiology studies and treatment options.
Author: Cardiology/5NE
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 1998
UWMC Dept: Cardiology/5NE
Revised Date: 1/2004
Heart transplant manual: Having a heart transplant at University of Washington Medical Center   English
Abstract: This document is the cover, table of contents, and introduction to UWMC's Heart Transplant Manual. Individual chapters listed in the table of contents are available as stand-alone titles on Health Online.
Author: Cardiac Transplant Service
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2005
UWMC Dept: Cardiac Transplant Service
Revised Date: 10/2012
Immune system: How your immune system works (Heart Transplant Manual, chapter 1)   English
Abstract: This chapter of the Heart Transplant Manual describes the immune system. It explains the four phases of immune response, and why immunosuppression is needed by heart transplant patients.
Author: Cardiac Transplant Service
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2005
UWMC Dept: Cardiac Transplant Service
Revised Date: 10/2012
Lung surgery: What to expect before, during, and after your surgery   English Spanish
Abstract: Discusses and illustrates thoractomy, sternotomy, and transverse sternotomy incisions used for lung surgery. Gives procedure instructions, explains the structure of the chest, what lung surgery is, and the five types of lung surgeries: biopsy, wedge resection, lobectomy, pneumonectomy, and lung volume reduction. Also includes instructions for pain control, breathing exercises, activities, medicines, and incision care after surgery.
Author: Surgical Specialties Center/Surgical Services
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 1998
UWMC Dept: Surgical Specialties Center/Surgical Services
Revised Date: 1/2010
Medicines: For heart transplant patients (Heart Transplant Manual)   English
Abstract: This appendix to the Heart Transplant Manual explains medicines prescribed for heart transplant patients.
Author: Cardiac Transplant Service
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2005
UWMC Dept: Cardiac Transplant Service
Revised Date: 10/2012
Mycophenelate: Immunosuppressive medicine (Heart Transplant Manual)   English
Abstract: This appendix to the Heart Transplant Manual explains the medicine mycophenelate, prescribed for heart transplant patients.
Author: Cardiac Transplant Service
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2005
UWMC Dept: Cardiac Transplant Service
Revised Date: 10/2012
Prednisone: Immunosuppressive medicine (Heart Transplant Manual)   English
Abstract: This appendix to the Heart Transplant Manual explains the medicine prednisone, prescribed for heart transplant patients.
Author: Cardiac Transplant Service
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2005
UWMC Dept: Cardiac Transplant Service
Revised Date: 10/2012
Tacrolimus: Immunosuppressive medicine (Heart Transplant Manual)   English
Abstract: This appendix to the Heart Transplant Manual explains the medicine tacrolimus, prescribed for heart transplant patients.
Author: Cardiac Transplant Service
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2005
UWMC Dept: Cardiac Transplant Service
Revised Date: 10/2012
Valganciclovir: Anti-viral medicine (Heart Transplant Manual)   English
Abstract: This appendix to the Heart Transplant Manual explains the anti-viral medicine valganciclovir, prescribed for heart transplant patients.
Author: Cardiac Transplant Service
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2005
UWMC Dept: Cardiac Transplant Service
Revised Date: 10/2012
 
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