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Before a Child's Tonsil or Adenoid Surgery [electronic resource]

When your child is having surgery it feels like a big deal. I know that as a dad. But I'm also a pediatrician. I'm Dr. Alan Greene, and I want to talk to you about how to prepare for tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy.
Online
2011
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Separating Twins [electronic resource]

This is the incredible story of Trishna and Krishna, twin girls born joined at the head. Abandoned shortly after birth at an orphanage in Bangladesh, they had little chance of survival until they were saved and taken to Australia by an aid worker. For the last two years, surgeons have been battling to save the lives of these two little girls. The first task of the medical team was to get the twins strong enough to undergo the traumatic surgery to separate them. This in itself involved a series of delicate operations to prepare them for their final ordeal, and although the separation has been a success, there is still a long way to go. Since the beginning, surgeons knew there was no guarantee of survival for either of the girls - but without surgery there was no hope at all. With excl [...]
Online
2012
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Heart Surgery: Breathing Exercises

Understand how deep and controlled breathing exercises can help strengthen your lungs after surgery.
Online
2018; 2012
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Joint Replacement Recovery: Activities of Daily Living

Learn some common strategies for making everyday activities easier and more comfortable.
Online
2018; 2012
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Hip Replacement Surgery: After Exercises

See how doing your post-operative exercises as prescribed will help you regain strength and reach your recovery goals.
Online
2018; 2012
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Heart Surgery: Moving Along Your Recovery Path

See what you can expect during your hospital recovery.
Online
2018; 2012
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Supporting Your Loved One Through Heart Surgery Recovery

Watch these suggestions for supporting your loved one while he or she prepares for, and recovers from, heart surgery.
Online
2018; 2012
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Circumcision: What You Need to Know

Parents of boys have an extra decision to make after birth: whether or not to circumcise. Find out more about what circumcision is, the pros and cons of circumcising, and how to care for both the circumcised and uncircumcised penis.
Online
2018; 2015
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Joint Replacement Recovery: Sample Hip Exercise Routine

Watch some common exercises that can strengthen the muscles around your hip, both before and after hip replacement surgery.
Online
2018; 2012
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Reversing Your Ostomy

Understand the process of reversing an ostomy and that for some people it may be an option, depending on the reason for having the ostomy.
Online
2018; 2015
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Axel Ullrich (de): Stopping Cancer at the Root

German molecular biologist Axel Ullrich broadened the scientific understanding of the genetic causes of cancer and other diseases. The 73-year-old made landmark contributions to the field of genetics and also pioneered novel treatments, including growth-inhibiting drugs for breast, intestinal, and kidney cancer. He made history with the discovery of the HER2/neu oncogene responsible for gene-related breast cancer. Ullrich also developed the anti-cancer drug Herceptin to stop this particular form of cancer.
Online
2017
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Hip Replacement Surgery: Before Exercises

Learn which exercises are commonly prescribed both before and after hip replacement surgery.
Online
2018; 2012
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Your Joint Replacement Journey: Recovery

An orthopedic surgeon and a physical therapist explain what you should expect to happen at the hospital after your hip or knee joint replacement surgery. Learn about pain relief, physical therapy, surgical dressings, walking assistance, and more.
Online
2018; 2016
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Joint Replacement: Your Hospital Stay

Understand how your healthcare team members will care for you after your joint replacement surgery and the importance of you getting out of bed and moving.
Online
2018; 2012
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Heart Surgery Recovery: Incision Care

Learn how to safely care and monitor your surgical incisions.
Online
2018; 2012
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Heart Surgery: Intensive Care

Learn what to expect in intensive care following heart surgery.
Online
2018; 2012
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What Is Knee Replacement?

Watch how knee replacement surgery is used to relieve pain and restore normal function within the damaged knee joint.
Online
2018; 2012
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Preparing for Your Joint Replacement Surgery

See what common tests and exercises will be prescribed for you before your joint replacement surgery as well as the benefits of attending pre-operative classes.
Online
2018; 2012
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The Angiography Procedure: What to Expect

Learn what you need to do to prepare for an angiography and what occurs during the procedure.
Online
2018; 2013
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Heart Surgery Recovery: Creating a Daily Routine

Learn how creating a daily basic routine can help you better manage your recovery.
Online
2018; 2012