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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
Comfort care in the ICU: What to expect at the end of your loved one's life   English
Abstract: This handout explains what family and friends can expect when it is nearing the end of their loved one's life. It includes what happens when the ventilator is removed, physical signs that usually mean death is near, how to let go, and questions to help family members review the life and legacy of the loved one who is passing.
Author: 5E (ICU/Critical Care Unit)
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2013
UWMC Dept: 5E (ICU/Critical Care Unit)
Revised Date: 1/2016
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
Delirium during a hospital stay: A guide for family and friends   English
Abstract: This handout explains delirium, its symptoms, causes, and treatments, and what family and friends can do to help their loved one while in the intensive care unit (ICU).
Author: 5SE (ICU/Critical Care Unit)
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2014
UWMC Dept: 5SE (ICU/Critical Care Unit)
Revised Date: 9/2014
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
Family guide to ECLS: Extracorporeal life support   English
Abstract: This handout for families or patients at University of Washington Medical Center explains extracorporeal life support (ECLS) or extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO), a short-term form of life support treatment. It gives indepth descriptions of how ECLS works and includes illustrations. Sections cover risks, how the therapy is started, other bedside care given, visiting guidelines, and more.
Author: 5SE (ICU/Critical Care Unit)
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2013
UWMC Dept: 5SE (ICU/Critical Care Unit)
Revised Date: 1/2016
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
Getting updates and information: When your loved one is in intensive care (booklet)   English
Abstract: This booklet contains the same content as the full-page version by the same title. It explains some ways that staff in UWMC's Intensive Care Unit will give you information about your loved one's care and condition. It also includes ways you can give us information.
Author: 5E (ICU/Critical Care Unit)
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2011
UWMC Dept: 5E (ICU/Critical Care Unit)
Revised Date: 6/2011
Getting updates and information: When your loved one is in intensive care (full-page)   English
Abstract: This full-page handout explains some ways that staff in UWMC's Intensive Care Unit will give you information about your loved one's care and condition. It also includes ways you can give us information.
Author: 5E (ICU/Critical Care Unit)
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2011
UWMC Dept: 5E (ICU/Critical Care Unit)
Revised Date: 6/2011
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
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
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
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: 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
Parking and transportation: Information for patients and families   English Spanish
Abstract: Provides information on parking and transportation including: transportation overview, parking at UWMC, airport shuttle services, taxi services, car rental, and metro (bus). Contact Social Work and Care Coordination or visit the Health Information Resource Center on the 3rd floor for an updated copy of this handout.
Author: Cancer Center/Infusion Services 8SE
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 1998
UWMC Dept: Cancer Center/Infusion Services 8SE
Revised Date: 1/2007
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
Preventing pressure injuries (bedsores) in the ICU: Protecting your loved one   English
Abstract: This handout explains what the healthcare providers in the Intensive Care Unit at University of Washington Medical Center will do to keep patients in their unit from getting pressure injuries, also called pressure ulcers or bedsores.
Author: Intensive Care Unit (ICU)/5E, 5SE
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2013
UWMC Dept: Intensive Care Unit (ICU)/5E, 5SE
Revised Date: 2/2017
Quiet ICU: Helping patients heal   English
Abstract: This handout explains why University of Washington Medical Center is lowering noise levels throughout the hospital, and how the Intensive Care Units are keeping sounds at a minimum to help patients heal. Included are ways families and visitors can help, and what to expect during "Quiet Times," which are set up from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. to help ICU patients get better rest and sleep.
Author: 5E (ICU/Critical Care Unit)
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2013
UWMC Dept: 5E (ICU/Critical Care Unit)
Revised Date: 10/2014
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
Taking care of yourself: Caregiver, spokesperson, advocate: Helping understand the ICU, section 6   English
Abstract: This document is section 6 of the manual Helping You Understand the ICU. It explains why self-care is important for the caregiver, spokesperson, and advocate for someone in the ICU. Tips and ideas for self-care are included.
Author: Intensive Care Unit (ICU)/5E, 5SE
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2009
UWMC Dept: Intensive Care Unit (ICU)/5E, 5SE
Revised Date: 4/2009
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
Visiting the 5-Southeast ICU: Family Conference Room, Social Work and Care Coordination, Visiting Hours   English
Abstract: This flyer provides information about the Family Conference Room, Social Work Services and visiting hours policies for the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) at UWMC.
Author: Intensive Care Unit (ICU)/5E, 5SE
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2000
UWMC Dept: Intensive Care Unit (ICU)/5E, 5SE
Revised Date: 6/2000
Visiting the Intensive Care Units: At University of Washington Medical Center   English
Abstract: This booklet gives guidelines for visitors to follow when visiting the Intensive Care Units (ICUs) at University of Washington Medical Center. Included are sections on visiting times, rounds, children as visitors, staying overnight, choosing a family spokesperson, family conferences, and more.
Author: Intensive Care Unit (ICU)/5E, 5SE
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2011
UWMC Dept: Intensive Care Unit (ICU)/5E, 5SE
Revised Date: 2/2015
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 the ICU! Coloring and activity book   English
Abstract: This coloring and activity booklet for young visitors to the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) provides an interactive way for them to learn about what happens in the unit and what to expect during their visit. It covers hand hygiene, personal protective equipment (PPE), medical equipment, staff they may meet, and activities they can do when they visit. This booklet can be given to families with children during their ICU visit, or before they come to the hospital to help them prepare.
Author: Social Work and Care Coordination
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2016
UWMC Dept: Social Work and Care Coordination
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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