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A guide to 4-Southeast: For families and visitors   English
Abstract: This booklet provides important information for families and visitors to help them become familiar with the 4-Southeast/Transplant Surgery unit. Included are visiting guidelines, descriptions of care team members. Common medical equipment used on the unit, how to contact the patient, and places of interest at the medical center.
Author: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2006
UWMC Dept: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Revised Date: 6/2011
Acute renal failure: How your kidneys work and what happens when they are injured   English Russian Spanish Tagalog
Abstract: This handout describes what the kidneys do, and the causes, symptoms, and treatment of acute renal failure. Illustrations of the renal system, a hemodialysis machine, and resources for more information are included.
Author: 4SE (Transplant, Renal, Vascular Surg, Kidney Dialysis)
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2009
UWMC Dept: 4SE (Transplant, Renal, Vascular Surg, Kidney Dialysis)
Revised Date: 11/2009
Becoming a candidate: For liver transplant   English
Abstract: This handout for liver transplant patients explains how transplant recipients are chosen, the MELD score, and making the most of your time while waiting for liver transplant surgery. This document is also a chapter in "Your Liver Transplant Guide: At University of Washington Medical Center," which is available from Materials Management #UH1915.
Author: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2003
UWMC Dept: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Revised Date: 8/2015
Being referred: For a kidney/pancreas transplant   English
Abstract: This handout for kidney/pancreas transplant patients provides a review of the steps in the referral process. This document is also a chapter in "Your Kidney/Pancreas Transplant Guide," which is available from Materials Management #171915.
Author: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2003
UWMC Dept: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Revised Date: 12/2016
Benefits and risks: Of a kidney/pancreas transplant   English
Abstract: This handout provides a detailed overview of the benefits, risks, complications, and signs and symptoms of rejection associated with kidney/pancreas transplant. This document is also a chapter in "Your Kidney/Pancreas Transplant Guide," which is available from Materials Management #171915.
Author: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2003
UWMC Dept: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Revised Date: 12/2016
Care after discharge: After a kidney/pancreas transplant   English
Abstract: This handout for kidney/pancreas transplant patients details clinic care after discharge. Issues covered include what should be done at home to help prepare for clinic visits, a typical clinic visit day, and when to call the transplant coordinator. This document is also a chapter in "Your Kidney/Pancreas Transplant Guide," which is available from Materials Management #171915.
Author: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2003
UWMC Dept: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Revised Date: 12/2016
Care after you leave the hospital: For liver transplant patients   English
Abstract: This handout for liver transplant patients outlines the main issues related to leaving the hospital after transplantation. Issues covered include follow-up and clinic visits, self-monitoring, and general health guidelines. This document is also a chapter in "Your Liver Transplant Guide: At University of Washington Medical Center," which is available from Materials Management #UH1915.
Author: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2003
UWMC Dept: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Revised Date: 8/2015
Coping: Before, during and after your kidney/pancreas transplant   English
Abstract: This handout for kidney/pancreas transplant patients details tips on coping before, during, and after transplant that others have found helpful. This document is also a chapter in "Your Kidney/Pancreas Transplant Guide," which is available from Materials Management #171915.
Author: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2003
UWMC Dept: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Revised Date: 6/2011
Creatinine clearance and protein test: 24-hour urine collection   English Korean Spanish Vietnam
Abstract: This handout explains how to prepare for and the steps to follow for a 24-hour urine collection done for a creatinine clearance and protein test.
Author: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2005
UWMC Dept: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Revised Date: 5/2006
Cytomegalovirus (CMV): Information for transplant patients about a common virus   English
Abstract: This handout contains information about cytomegalovirus (CMV), including how it is transmitted, symptoms, prevention, and specific risks for organ transplant patients.
Author: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2007
UWMC Dept: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Revised Date: 6/2011
Deceased donors: For a kidney transplant   English
Abstract: This handout explains the different types of deceased kidney donors. This document is also a chapter in "Your Kidney/Pancreas Transplant Guide," which is available from Materials Management #171915.
Author: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2016
UWMC Dept: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Revised Date: 12/2016
Discharge checklist: After a kidney/pancreas transplant   English
Abstract: This handout for kidney/pancreas transplant patients provides a checklist of the items to consider when planning for discharge, and signs and symptoms that will require a call to the transplant coordinator. This document is also a chapter in "Your Kidney/Pancreas Transplant Guide," which is available from Materials Management #171915.
Author: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2003
UWMC Dept: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Revised Date: 12/2016
Evaluation process: For a kidney/pancreas transplant   English
Abstract: This handout for kidney/pancreas transplant patients provides an explanation of the evaluation process, including a list of basic labs, tests, and procedures for pre-transplant evaluation. This document is also a chapter in "Your Kidney/Pancreas Transplant Guide," which is available from Materials Management #171915.
Author: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2003
UWMC Dept: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Revised Date: 12/2016
Financial planning: For a kidney/pancreas transplant   English
Abstract: This handout provides information about planning income and insurance finances required for short-term and long-term decisions related to kidney/pancreas transplantation. This document is also a chapter in "Your Kidney/Pancreas Transplant Guide," which is available from Materials Management #171915.
Author: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2003
UWMC Dept: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Revised Date: 12/2016
Financial planning: For a liver transplant   English
Abstract: This handout provides information about planning income and insurance finances required for short-term and long-term decisions related to liver transplantation. This document is also a chapter in "Your Liver Transplant Guide: At University of Washington Medical Center," which is available from Materials Management #UH1915.
Author: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2003
UWMC Dept: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Revised Date: 8/2015
How to change a Foley catheter: Step-by-step instructions for the caregiver   English
Abstract: This handout gives step-by-step instructions for changing a Foley catheter, a tube placed in the bladder to drain urine for patients with medical conditions that prevent normal urination.
Author: Rehabilitation/8N
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2005
UWMC Dept: Rehabilitation/8N
Revised Date: 2/2012
Information about your healthcare   Chinese English Farsi Korean Russian Spanish Vietnam Arabic
Abstract: This booklet provides information about rights and responsibilities of patients, families, and close companions. Documents related to health care choices, such as durable power of attorney and advance directives, are described.
Author: Marketing
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2004
UWMC Dept: Marketing
Revised Date: 8/2016
KEEP notebook section 1: Kidney Early Education Program (KEEP)   English
Abstract: As part of the Kidney Early Education Program (KEEP), this section in the KEEP Notebook covers program objectives, a class overview, introduction, and acknowledgements. The manual cover and list of chapter titles are included.
Author: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2004
UWMC Dept: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Revised Date: 5/2015
KEEP notebook section 10: Live healthy, live long   English
Abstract: As part of the Kidney Early Education Program (KEEP), this section in the KEEP Notebook covers case histories from University of Washington Medical Center and practicing self care for blood pressure control, healthy eating, exercise, avoiding harmful substances and activities, taking care of access and veins, having a positive attitude, asking for help when needed, staying educated about kidney disease, and staying involved in one's health care.
Author: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2004
UWMC Dept: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Revised Date: 5/2015
KEEP notebook section 11: Coping and living with kidney disease: Tips, strategies, and resources   English
Abstract: As part of the Kidney Early Education Program (KEEP), this section in the KEEP Notebook covers common issues and stressor related to living with kidney disease, tips and strategies for coping and living with kidney disease, a reading list, and several suggested Internet resources.
Author: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2004
UWMC Dept: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Revised Date: 5/2015
KEEP notebook section 12: Medicine facts and medical terms: Related to kidney disease   English
Abstract: As part of the Kidney Early Education Program (KEEP), this section in the KEEP Notebook covers guidelines for taking medicines. A glossary of terms defines terms related to kidney disease and dialysis.
Author: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2004
UWMC Dept: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Revised Date: 5/2015
KEEP notebook section 2: What your kidneys do: And what happens with kidney disease   English Spanish
Abstract: As part of the Kidney Early Education Program (KEEP), this section in the KEEP Notebook covers basic kidney function, symptoms of uremia and treatments for it, and common causes of kidney failure.
Author: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2004
UWMC Dept: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Revised Date: 5/2015
KEEP notebook section 3: Hemodialysis: A treatment option for kidney disease   English Spanish
Abstract: As part of the Kidney Early Education Program (KEEP), this section in the KEEP Notebook covers the purpose and care of blood access, the basic principles of hemodialysis, and the types of hemodialysis, both at home and in a dialysis center.
Author: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2004
UWMC Dept: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Revised Date: 5/2015
KEEP notebook section 4: Peritoneal dialysis: A treatment option for kidney disease   English Spanish
Abstract: As part of the Kidney Early Education Program (KEEP), this section in the KEEP Notebook covers the purpose and basic principles of two forms of peritoneal dialysis: continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (CAPD) and continuous cycler peritoneal dialysis (CCPD).
Author: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2004
UWMC Dept: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Revised Date: 5/2015
KEEP notebook section 5: Kidney transplant: A treatment option for kidney disease   English Spanish
Abstract: As part of the Kidney Early Education Program (KEEP), this section in the KEEP Notebook covers the pros and cons of kidney transplantation and care aspects linked with kidney transplant.
Author: Rehabilitation/8N
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2004
UWMC Dept: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Revised Date: 5/2015
KEEP notebook section 6: Choices: Making your treatment decision   English Spanish
Abstract: As part of the Kidney Early Education Program (KEEP), this section in the KEEP Notebook covers the main options to supplement or replace failing kidney function, including their respective pros and cons, and dicussing treatment options with a health care provider.
Author: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2004
UWMC Dept: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Revised Date: 5/2015
KEEP notebook section 7: Preserving your kidneys: Things you can do   English
Abstract: As part of the Kidney Early Education Program (KEEP), this section in the KEEP Notebook covers how to protect kidneys and preserve function, keep blood pressure under control, prevent bladder infections, and checking with a health care provider about over-the-counter medications.
Author: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2004
UWMC Dept: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Revised Date: 5/2015
KEEP notebook section 8: Healthy eating: Eat well and eat smart   English
Abstract: As part of the Kidney Early Education Program (KEEP), this section in the KEEP Notebook covers three nutrients that may need to be restricted (sodium, phosophorus, and potassium), and how diet restrictions can change. Several resources are listed.
Author: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2004
UWMC Dept: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Revised Date: 5/2015
KEEP notebook section 9: Financial information and resources   English
Abstract: As part of the Kidney Early Education Program (KEEP), this section in the KEEP Notebook covers obtaining information about financial resources, and knowing about insurance coverage and other resources.
Author: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2004
UWMC Dept: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Revised Date: 5/2015
Life after transplant surgery: After a kidney/pancreas transplant   English
Abstract: This handout for kidney/pancreas transplant patients provides a comprehensive overview of life after transplant and the long-term responsibilities for the transplant recipient. Issues covered include doctor visits, medications, rejection, biopsies, insurance coverage, and a myriad of lifestyle issues. A chart of common infections is included. TThis document is also a chapter in "Your Kidney/Pancreas Transplant Guide," which is available from Materials Management #171915.
Author: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2003
UWMC Dept: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Revised Date: 12/2016
Liver transplant surgery: For liver transplant patients   English
Abstract: This handout for liver transplant patients explains what happens just prior to and during surgery for transplantation. This document is also a chapter in "Your Liver Transplant Guide: At University of Washington Medical Center," which is available from Materials Management #UH1915.
Author: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2003
UWMC Dept: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Revised Date: 8/2015
Living kidney donors: Benefits, risks, and what to expect   English
Abstract: This handout for kidney/pancreas transplant patients discusses donation-related issues for both living and cadaveric donors. This document is also a chapter in "Your Kidney/Pancreas Transplant Guide," which is available from Materials Management #171915.
Author: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2003
UWMC Dept: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Revised Date: 12/2016
Medical terms: For a kidney/pancreas transplant   English
Abstract: This handout for kidney/pancreas transplant patients provides a glossary of terms commonly used in transplantation. This document is also a chapter in "Your Kidney/Pancreas Transplant Guide," which is available from Materials Management #171915.
Author: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2003
UWMC Dept: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Revised Date: 12/2016
Medicine instructions: For patients being discharged   English
Abstract: This handout includes a table to be completed by the nurse or pharmacist to instruct patients being discharged on what medicines they are taking, how much to take, how often to take it, and the time of their last dose before leaving the hospital. Includes answers to common questions about opioid pain medicines, side effects, refills, fears of becoming addicted, and how pain medicines help the healing process.
Author: Pharmacy Services
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2009
UWMC Dept: Pharmacy Services
Revised Date: 7/2009
Medicines: After a kidney/pancreas transplant   English
Abstract: This handout for kidney/pancreas transplant patients gives instructions for getting started with medicines - from organization to making arrangements for refills. It covers issues while at the hospital and after discharge and gives guidelines for taking medicines. This document is also a chapter in "Your Kidney/Pancreas Transplant Guide," which is available from Materials Management #171915.
Author: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2003
UWMC Dept: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Revised Date: 12/2016
Medicines: For a liver transplant   English
Abstract: This handout for liver transplant patients gives instructions for getting started with medications - from organization to making arrangements for refills. It covers medication issues while at the hospital and after discharge. Guidelines are given for taking medications. The handout also offers an entry for almost all transplant-related medications that covers purpose, dosage, forms, usual maintenance dose, potential side effects, and cost. This document is also a chapter in "Your Liver Transplant Guide: At University of Washington Medical Center," which is available from Materials Management #UH1915.
Author: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2003
UWMC Dept: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Revised Date: 8/2015
Modified albumin dialysis: Treating the signs and symptoms of liver failure   English
Abstract: This handout describes modified albumin dialysis, a procedure to treat the symptoms of liver failure. It includes risks, benefits, and other options. This information is given to patients before they sign a consent form to proceed with the treatment.
Author: 4SE (Transplant, Renal, Vascular Surg, Kidney Dialysis)
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2010
UWMC Dept: 4SE (Transplant, Renal, Vascular Surg, Kidney Dialysis)
Revised Date: 7/2010
MRSA in health care settings: Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus   English
Abstract: This colorful poster answers questions about MRSA: what it is, how it is spread, its symptoms, who is most likely to get it, and how UWMC patients and visitors are protected. Also included is information encouraging patients to ask all health care workers and visitors if they have washed their hands.
Author: 4SE (Transplant, Renal, Vascular Surg, Kidney Dialysis)
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2009
UWMC Dept: 4SE (Transplant, Renal, Vascular Surg, Kidney Dialysis)
Revised Date: 2/2009
My transplant log: For a kidney/pancreas transplant   English
Abstract: This handout for kidney/pancreas transplant patients explains how problems with a kidney and/or pancreas graft can show up in lab results or vital signs. Common lab tests and vital signs are explained, conversion charts are provided, and blank health log record forms are included. This document is also a chapter in the Guide to Your Kidney/Pancreas Transplant: To help you learn more about having a kidney/pancreas transplant at UWMC, which is available from Materials Management #171915.
Author: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2003
UWMC Dept: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Revised Date: 6/2011
Native kidney biopsy   Chinese English Russian Spanish Vietnam
Abstract: This brochure explains how to prepare for a kidney biopsy, about related risks, and getting test results.
Author: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2004
UWMC Dept: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Revised Date: 3/2004
Nutrition after your transplant: Making the best food choices   Chinese English Korean Spanish Vietnam
Abstract: This booklet gives dietary tips for patients who have had a transplant. Included are: the nutritional effects of medicines; needs for protein, sodium, potassium and calcium; weight and exercise; low-bacteria diet; and food safety. Space is provided for a dietitian to fill in information specific to the patient.
Author: Food and Nutrition Services
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2002
UWMC Dept: Food and Nutrition Services
Revised Date: 9/2016
Nutrition: Before and after a kidney/pancreas transplant   English
Abstract: This handout for kidney/pancreas transplant patients gives guidelines for healthy eating before and after transplantation. This document is also a chapter in "Your Kidney/Pancreas Transplant Guide," which is available from Materials Management #171915.
Author: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2003
UWMC Dept: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Revised Date: 12/2016
Nutrition: For liver transplant patients   English
Abstract: This handout for liver transplant patients gives guidelines for healthy eating before and after transplantation. This document is also a chapter in "Your Liver Transplant Guide: At University of Washington Medical Center," which is available from Materials Management #UH1915.
Author: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2003
UWMC Dept: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Revised Date: 8/2015
Patient information on liver biopsy: Preparing for a percutaneous liver biopsy   English Korean
Abstract: This handout explains how to prepare for a liver biopsy. The procedure, recovery, and complications are discussed.
Author: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2004
UWMC Dept: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Revised Date: 10/2004
Recovery in the hospital: After a kidney/pancreas transplant   English
Abstract: This handout for kidney/pancreas transplant patients outlines the main issues related to recovery in the hospital after transplantation. Issues covered include visits by the transplant team, interpreters, pain management, physical activity, and suggestions for personal items to bring from home. TThis document is also a chapter in "Your Kidney/Pancreas Transplant Guide," which is available from Materials Management #171915.
Author: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2003
UWMC Dept: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Revised Date: 12/2016
Resources: For a kidney/pancreas transplant   English
Abstract: This handout for kidney/pancreas transplant patients lists resources that may be helpful to the patients, their families, support persons, or living donors. This document is also a chapter in "Your Kidney/Pancreas Transplant Guide," which is available from Materials Management #171915.
Author: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2003
UWMC Dept: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Revised Date: 12/2016
Resources: For liver transplant patients, caregivers, and donors   English
Abstract: This handout for liver transplant patients lists resources that may be helpful to the patients, their families, support persons, or living donors. This document is also a chapter in "Your Liver Transplant Guide: At University of Washington Medical Center," which is available from Materials Management #UH1915.
Author: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2003
UWMC Dept: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Revised Date: 8/2015
Social work services: For liver transplant patients   English
Abstract: This handout provides information about social work services available to liver transplant patients. This document is also a chapter in "Your Liver Transplant Guide: At University of Washington Medical Center," which is available from Materials Management #UH1915.
Author: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2003
UWMC Dept: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Revised Date: 8/2015
Therapeutic plasma exchange: Common questions about plasmapheresis   English
Abstract: This handout explains therapeutic plasma exchange, also called plasmapheresis, a treatment in which plasma is separated from the blood and removed. It is then replaced with donated fresh frozen plasma, albumin, or other substitute fluids.
Author: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2006
UWMC Dept: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Revised Date: 6/2011
Tissue matching: For a kidney/pancreas transplant   English
Abstract: This handout for kidney/pancreas transplant patients explains tissue matching tests and issues related to compatability. This document is also a chapter in "Your Kidney/Pancreas Transplant Guide," which is available from Materials Management #171915.
Author: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2003
UWMC Dept: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Revised Date: 12/2016
Transplant renal biopsy: For a kidney/pancreas transplant   Chinese English Korean Russian Spanish Vietnam
Abstract: This brochure explains how to prepare for a transplant kidney biopsy, what to expect, related risks and getting test results. This document is also a chapter in "Your Kidney/Pancreas Transplant Guide," which is available from Materials Management #171915.
Author: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2004
UWMC Dept: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Revised Date: 12/2016
Transplant surgery: For a kidney/pancreas transplant   English
Abstract: This handout for kidney/pancreas transplant patients explains what happens just prior to and during surgery for transplantation. This document is also a chapter in "Your Kidney/Pancreas Transplant Guide," which is available from Materials Management #171915.
Author: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2003
UWMC Dept: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Revised Date: 12/2016
Tunneled catheter care: With flush instructions for hemodialysis and plasma exchange catheters   English Russian Spanish Tagalog
Abstract: This handout explains how to care for a tunneled catheter. It lists signs of infection to watch for, and tells when to call the doctor. Detailed catheter flush instructions are included.
Author: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2006
UWMC Dept: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Revised Date: 8/2010
Waiting for transplant: For a kidney/pancreas transplant   English
Abstract: This handout for kidney/pancreas transplant patients explains how the wait list works and things you can do while waiting to be called in for a transplant. This document is also a chapter in "Your Kidney/Pancreas Transplant Guide," which is available from Materials Management #171915.
Author: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2003
UWMC Dept: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Revised Date: 12/2016
Welcome: To "Your Kidney/Pancreas Transplant Guide"   English
Abstract: This handout for kidney/pancreas transplant patients provides a brief welcome to University of Washington Medical Center, and an overview for using the Guide to Your Kidney/Pancreas Transplant. This document is also a chapter in "Your Kidney/Pancreas Transplant Guide," which is available from Materials Management #171915.
Author: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2003
UWMC Dept: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Revised Date: 12/2016
Your health assessment, labs, and tests: Preparing for a liver transplant   English
Abstract: This handout for liver transplant patients provides an explanation of the evaluation process, including a list of basic labs, tests, and procedures for pre-transplant evaluation. This document is also a chapter in "Your Liver Transplant Guide: At University of Washington Medical Center," which is available from Materials Management #UH1915.
Author: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2003
UWMC Dept: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Revised Date: 8/2015
Your kidney/pancreas transplant guide: At University of Washington Medical Center   English
Abstract: This document contains the entire contents of the manual "Your kidney/pancreas transplant guide: At University of Washington Medical Center." Individual chapters are also available on Health Online by title.
Author: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2003
UWMC Dept: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Revised Date: 12/2016
Your liver transplant guide: At University of Washington Medical Center   English
Abstract: This document is the cover, welcome page, and table of contents for "Your Liver Transplant Guide: At University of Washington Medical Center." Chapters include Becoming a Candidate; Your Liver Transplant Team; Your Health Assessment, Labs, and Tests; Financial Planning; Social Work Services; Nutrition; Liver Transplant Surgery; Medicines; Care After You Leave the Hospital; and Resources.
Author: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2003
UWMC Dept: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Revised Date: 8/2015
Your peritoneal catheter: Placement and care after surgery   English
Abstract: This handout explains how to take care of a peritoneal catheter. It also covers follow-up care and when to call your doctor.
Author: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2006
UWMC Dept: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Revised Date: 10/2015
Your transplant team: Working together   English
Abstract: This handout for liver transplant patients provides a description of the Transplant Team, which is made up of the transplant recipient, family and friends, and a group of highly dedicated professionals. This document is also a chapter in "Your Liver Transplant Guide: At University of Washington Medical Center," which is available from Materials Management #UH1915.
Author: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2003
UWMC Dept: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Revised Date: 8/2015
Your tunneled catheter: About hemodialysis and plasma exchange catheters   Chinese English Korean Russian Spanish Tagalog Vietnam
Abstract: This handout explains step-by-step how to care for a tunneled catheter, which is placed under the skin. It also lists signs of infection to watch for, and details when to call the doctor.
Author: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2006
UWMC Dept: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Revised Date: 8/2010
 
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