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13 Item(s) found for:  Family Medicine Center-RII 

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Care after your D & E   English
Abstract: This handout describes what to expect after a D & E (dilation and evacuation) procedure, including care instructions and when to call the clinic.
Author: Women's Health Care Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2002
UWMC Dept: Women's Health Care Center
Revised Date: 1/2010
Common tests during labor   English Somalian Spanish
Abstract: Lists five tests that are commonly administered during labor and delivery. Explains what the test is looking for and what the results may mean. This handout is also part of the birth booklet, "Pregnancy and Giving Birth," document #UH2334, available through Materials Management (uwmcmm@u.washington.edu).
Author: Maternity and Infant Center (MIC)
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 1999
UWMC Dept: Maternity and Infant Center (MIC)
Revised Date: 6/2006
Dengue and other illnesses carried by mosquitoes: Tips for travelers   English
Abstract: This brochure explains how travelers to tropical and subtropical areas can protect themselves from illnesses carried by mosquitoes. Included are symptoms and other information about dengue fever and chikungunya fever.
Author: Family Medicine Center-RII
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2011
UWMC Dept: Family Medicine Center-RII
Revised Date: 9/2011
Facts for women: Termination of pregnancy, abortion, or miscarriage management   English
Abstract: This handout answers common questions about miscarriage management and the termination of pregnancy, also known as abortion.
Author: Women's Health Care Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2002
UWMC Dept: Women's Health Care Center
Revised Date: 2/2012
Insect bites and stings: Tips for travelers   English
Abstract: This brochure explains how to avoid getting insect bites and stings while traveling. It includes safety tips, information about insect repellents, and what insects can cause illness.
Author: Family Medicine Center-RII
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2011
UWMC Dept: Family Medicine Center-RII
Revised Date: 4/2011
Malaria: Tips for travelers   English
Abstract: This handout explains how travelers to tropical and subtropical areas can protect themselves from getting malaria. Included are symptoms of the disease and detailed information about various drugs currently being used to prevent malaria.
Author: Family Medicine Center-RII
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2011
UWMC Dept: Family Medicine Center-RII
Revised Date: 10/2011
Medical abortion: Follow-up at home after receiving mifepristone   English
Abstract: This handout explains the follow-up care after a pregnancy is ended using medications, also known as a medical abortion. Step-by-step instructions for using misoprostol tablets are included, as well as symptoms that require a call to the clinic, and what to expect for the weeks following the procedure.
Author: Women's Health Care Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2002
UWMC Dept: Women's Health Care Center
Revised Date: 2/2012
Miscarriage: Your treatment options and what to expect   English
Abstract: This handout explains what a miscarriage is, the possible causes, and choices for treatment, including "watch and wait" (expectant management), using the medication misoprostol, and vacuum aspiration.
Author: Women's Health Care Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2010
UWMC Dept: Women's Health Care Center
Revised Date: 2/2012
Rabies: Protecting yourself when you travel   English
Abstract: This handout explains what rabies is. It includes information about how travelers can protect themselves, and what to do after exposure to the virus.
Author: Family Medicine Center-RII
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2011
UWMC Dept: Family Medicine Center-RII
Revised Date: 4/2011
Safe travel: Helpful tips   English
Abstract: This handout gives helpful tips on how to stay safe and healthy while traveling. Included are a list of medicines to take, and what to include in a "traveler's medical kit."
Author: Family Medicine Center-RII
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2011
UWMC Dept: Family Medicine Center-RII
Revised Date: 4/2011
Traveler's diarrhea: What you should know   English
Abstract: This handout gives tips for preventing and treating diarrhea while traveling.
Author: Family Medicine Center-RII
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2011
UWMC Dept: Family Medicine Center-RII
Revised Date: 4/2011
What to expect after a first trimester surgical abortion (or D & C): And how to take care of yourself   English
Abstract: This handout explains what to expect and self-care after having a surgical abortion, sometimes called a D & C (dilation and curettage) or termination of pregnancy.
Author: Women's Health Care Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2002
UWMC Dept: Women's Health Care Center
Revised Date: 2/2012
Your prenatal care   English Somalian Spanish
Abstract: This handout explains why prenatal care is important and how often to see the doctor while pregnant. It includes what to expect during a visit, and how the clinic staff can help. This document is a chapter in the birth book "Pregnancy and Giving Birth."
Author: Maternity and Infant Center (MIC)
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 1999
UWMC Dept: Maternity and Infant Center (MIC)
Revised Date: 4/2017
 
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