Pelvic inflammatory disease

Pelvic inflammatory disease

PID: the silent epidemic

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English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
Media Type: 
Paper
Author: 
Maureen Moore
Edition: 
Vol 7, No.2
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1986
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article seeks to unmask the extent and prevalence of Pelvic Inflammatory Disease. Lists indicators, symptoms and various causes and methods of prevention of PID. 

The emotional turmoil of infertility

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English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
Media Type: 
Paper
Author: 
Marlie Manning
Edition: 
Vol 3, No.2
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1982
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article covers the issue of infertility. Identifies reasons why infertility rates are rising. Addresses emotional aspects. Proposes stronger advocacy for people dealing with the problem of infertility. 

20 common problems in women's health care

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English
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Paper
Author: 
Mindy A. Smith (ed.)
Leslie A. Shimp (ed.)
Publisher: 
McGraw-Hill
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Looks at the twenty conditions that most often prompt women to seek health care. Provides relevant pathophysiology, patient evaluation procedures, diagnostics, and treatment.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 0070697671
WOMN.T85 2000 (CWHN Offices)
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references and index.

Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID)

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English
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Publisher: 
British Columbia Ministry of Health Planning
Publication Date: 
1998
Publication Place: 
Vancouver, BC

Describes symptoms, transmission, potential complications, and treatment of pelvic inflammatory disease. Includes information on how to prevent sexually transmitted diseases and how to use a condom.

Pelvic inflammatory disease health centre

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English
Media Type: 
Online
Publisher: 
Women's Health Matters (WHM)
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Provides general information on pelvic inflammatory disease including a medical description, the diagnosing procedure, suggestions for coping, treatment options, current research, programs offered at the Sunnybrook & Women's College Health Sciences Centre, FAQs, a resource list, and a glossary of terms.

Canadian PID Society

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Counselling

Provides emotional and practical support to women with pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) and their families. Informs the public gain understanding of the disease and how to prevent it. Promotes research on treatment, diagnosis and prevention.

Primary Telephone: 
604-684-5704
Street Address: 
802-1160 Pendrell St
City: 
Vancouver
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V6E 1F4
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