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Falling in old age : its prevention and management

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog115625
Author
Tideiksaar, Rein.
Edition
2nd ed
Call Number
WT 104 T5346 1996
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Falling in old age : its prevention and management
Author
Tideiksaar, Rein.
Responsibility
Tideiksaar, Rein
Edition
2nd ed
Place
New York
Publisher
Springer
Year Published
1996
Physical Description
ix, 398p : 24cm
Subjects
Accident prevention - in old age
ISBN
0826152910
Format
Book
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
WT 104 T5346 1996
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Preventing falls in the geriatric patient

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog115988
Call Number
V 523 1995
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Preventing falls in the geriatric patient
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Medical Audio Visual Communications Inc.
Year Published
1995
Physical Description
1 videocassette (22:00) : sd., col., 1/2" VHS
Subjects
Accident prevention - in old age
Accidental falls
Abstract
Discusses the most common causes of falls in the geriatric patient, as well as individualized assessment to identify the patient at risk. Explores a variety of effective interventions which can be used in caring for the patient at high risk of falling. Focuses on alternatives to physical and chemical restraints including environmental adaptations and reconditioning.
Format
Video
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
V 523 1995
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Fear of falling : a matter of balance

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog117091
Author
New England Research Institutes, NERI
Call Number
V 668 1994
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Fear of falling : a matter of balance
Alternate Title
A matter of balance : managing concerns about falls
Author
New England Research Institutes, NERI
Responsibility
produced by the Roybal Center on Applied Gerontology of the New England Research Institutes, Inc. [Waterton, MA]
Place
Chicago, IL
Publisher
Terra Nova Films [distributor]
Year Published
1994
Physical Description
1 videocassette (17 min.) ; + manual
Subjects
Accidental falls - in old age
Accident prevention - in old age
Abstract
Provides step-by-step strategies to help older adults: 1.) overcome the fear of falling and 2.) take active steps to reduce the risk of falling
Notes
With manual: A matter of balance : managing concerns about falls / Sharon Tennstedt ... [et al.] ; Boston, MA : Boston University Roybal Center Consortium, 1998
Format
Video
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
V 668 1994
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Steady as you go : fitness for preventing falls

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog117192
Call Number
V 666 1996
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Steady as you go : fitness for preventing falls
Place
Edmonton, AB
Publisher
Capital Health, Regional Public Health
Year Published
1996
Physical Description
1 videocassette (33 min.) ; + 1 guide
Subjects
Accidental falls - in old age
Accident prevention - in old age
Abstract
This video is for seniors who are still living independently in the community, it is not a video for frail seniors. The first 10 minutes of this video involves seniors talking about their experiences of having had a fall, what they have learned from these experiences and how they have managed to build daily physical exercise into their days. Facilitated by a seniors fitness instructor and two Tai Chi teachers, the exercise routine can be used to lead a group of seniors through the exercises or it can by used by individuals at home as a daily fitness program. The exercises take about 20 minutes.
Notes
"English version"
Format
Video
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
V 666 1996
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Falls in older people : risk factors and strategies for prevention

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog117499
Author
Lord, Stephen R.
Edition
2nd ed.
Call Number
WT104 L67 2007
Location
Richmond Hospital
Title
Falls in older people : risk factors and strategies for prevention
Alternate Title
Falls in older people : risk factors & strategies for prevention
Author
Lord, Stephen R.
Responsibility
Stephen R. Lord... [et al.]
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Cambridge
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
xi, 395 p. : ill.
Subjects
Accidental falls - - in old age
Accidental Falls - - prevention & control
Risk Factors
Safety
Wounds and injuries - In old age
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index
ISBN
0521680999
9780521690998
Format
Book
Location
Richmond Hospital
Call Number
WT104 L67 2007
URL Notes
Table of Contents
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Maingot's abdominal operations

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog117553
Author
Zinner, Michael J.
Ashley, Stanley W.
Maingot, Rodney
Edition
11th ed.
Call Number
WI900 M35 2007
Location
Lions Gate Hospital
Title
Maingot's abdominal operations
Alternate Title
Abdominal operations
Author
Zinner, Michael J.
Ashley, Stanley W.
Maingot, Rodney
Responsibility
editors, Michael J. Zinner, Stanley W. Ashley
Edition
11th ed.
Place
Stamford, CT
Publisher
McGraw-Hill Medical Pub. Division
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
xvi, 1309 p. : ill.
Subjects
Abdomen - surgery
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN
007144176X
Format
Book
Location
Lions Gate Hospital
Call Number
WI900 M35 2007
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Striking to the heart of the matter : selected readings on gender and HIV

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog118159
Author
Amaratunga, Carol Mallette, 1948
Gahagan, Jacqueline C
Call Number
WC 503.4 DC2 S85 2002
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Striking to the heart of the matter : selected readings on gender and HIV
Author
Amaratunga, Carol Mallette, 1948
Gahagan, Jacqueline C
Responsibility
edited by Carol Amaratunga and Jacqueline Gahagan ; assistant editors: Susan Rolston, Barbara Clow
Place
Halifax, N.S.
Publisher
Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Year Published
c2002.
Physical Description
vi, 106 p.; 22 cm.
Subjects
HIV Infections--Social Aspects--Canada
AIDS (Disease) in women--Social Aspects--Canada
Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome - Canada
Abstract
The economic cost of HIV/AIDS in Canada -- Changing the balance of power: the Listen UP! research project and participatory research with marginalized communities -- Gender, injection drug use and HIV risk in Ontario, Canada -- HIV/AIDS and Aboriginal women in Canada -- HIV counselling and testing among pregnant women in Canada: best practices -- Gender differences in results of a programme to promote the sexual health of high school students in Nova Scotia -- HIV prevention programmes and female prostitutes: the Canadian context.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references
ISBN
0968479758
Format
Book
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
WC 503.4 DC2 S85 2002
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Pathways to health and healing : 2nd report on the health and well-being of aboriginal people in British Columbia : Provincial Health Officer's Annual Report 2007

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog118539
Author
Kendall, P.R.W.
British Columbia. Office of the Provincial Health Officer
Call Number
WA300 DC2 B74 2009
Location
Richmond Hospital
Aboriginal Health Library
Title
Pathways to health and healing : 2nd report on the health and well-being of aboriginal people in British Columbia : Provincial Health Officer's Annual Report 2007
Alternate Title
Provincial Health Officer's annual report
Author
Kendall, P.R.W.
British Columbia. Office of the Provincial Health Officer
Publisher
British Columbia Ministry of Healthy Living and Sport, Office of the Provincial Health Officer
Year Published
2009
Subjects
Health Status Indicators - British Columbia
Public Health - British Columbia
First Nations
Aboriginal
Native Americans--British Columbia--Statistics & Numerical Data
Native peoples -- British Columbia
ISSN
1195-308X
Format
Book
Location
Richmond Hospital
Aboriginal Health Library
Call Number
WA300 DC2 B74 2009
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The crisis of chronic disease among aboriginal peoples : a challenge for public health, population health and social policy

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog118552
Author
Reading, Jeffrey Lawrence
University of Victoria (B.C.). Centre for Aboriginal Health Research.
Call Number
WA300 R43 2009
Location
Richmond Hospital
Aboriginal Health Library
Title
The crisis of chronic disease among aboriginal peoples : a challenge for public health, population health and social policy
Author
Reading, Jeffrey Lawrence
University of Victoria (B.C.). Centre for Aboriginal Health Research.
Responsibility
J. Reading
Place
Victoria, BC
Publisher
University of Victoria, Centre for Aboriginal Health Research
Year Published
[2009]
Physical Description
185 p. : ill.
Subjects
Chronic diseases--Risk factors
Chronic diseases--Canada
Chronic diseases--Prevention--Government policy--Canada.
Indians of North America--Health and hygiene--Canada
Native peoples--Health and hygiene--Canada
Indigenous peoples--Health and hygiene--Canada
Native peoples--Medical care--Canada
Indians of North America--Diseases--Canada
Aboriginal
First Nations
ISBN
9781550584073
Format
Book
Location
Richmond Hospital
Aboriginal Health Library
Call Number
WA300 R43 2009
URL Notes
Also available online.
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Introduction to aboriginal health and health care in Canada : bridging health and healing

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog119399
Author
Douglas, Vasiliki Kravariotis
Call Number
WA300 D68 2013
Location
Richmond Hospital
Title
Introduction to aboriginal health and health care in Canada : bridging health and healing
Author
Douglas, Vasiliki Kravariotis
Responsibility
Vasiliki Douglas
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Springer
Year Published
2013
Physical Description
xvi, 239 p. : ill.
Subjects
Minority Health
Health Services, Indigenous
Ethnic Groups--ethnology
Minority Groups
Transcultural Nursing--methods
Canada
Aboriginal
First Nations
Notes
Introduction : First Nations, Me´tis, and Inuit in Canada : understanding the issues -- Western and aboriginal ways of knowing -- Cultural competency, cultural sensitivity, and cultural safety -- Historical overview -- Understanding the determinants of health and Canada’s native population -- Diabetes, diet, and nutrition -- Chronic and infectious diseases -- Women’s and children’s health -- Mental health -- Hybridisation of health care and the way forward for aboriginal health.
ISBN
9780826117977
Format
Book
Location
Richmond Hospital
Call Number
WA300 D68 2013
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