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1H. Pylori Infection with Peptic Ulcer
2H1N1 Influenza A (Swine Flu) Virus Vaccine
3Haemophilus influenzae type b Conjugate Vaccine
5Half-Mask and Full-Face Respirators
8Hamstring Curl After Injury
9Hamstring Curl for ACL Healing
10Hamstring Curls
11Hamstring Stretch
12Hamstring Stretch (with Towel)
13Hand and Wrist Exercises: Finger Grip and Release
14Hand and Wrist Exercises: Forearm Roll
15Hand and Wrist Exercises: Wrist Flexion
16Hand Contusion
17Hand Contusion (Child)
18Hand Exercises: Rehabilitation Services Home Program
19Hand Foot and Mouth Disease
20Hand Foot Mouth Disease (Child)
21Hand Hygiene Is the Number 1 Way to Prevent the Spread of Infections
22Hand Sprain
23Hand Therapy Health History
24Hand Washing and Cleansing
25Handwashing: Tips for Patients, Family, and Friends
27Having a Bone Graft
28Having a Brain Perfusion Scan
29Having a Burr Hole Procedure
30Having a Craniectomy
31Having a Discogram
32Having a Foraminotomy
33Having a Gallium Scan
34Having a Lumbar Puncture
35Having a Meckel’s Scan (Child)
36Having a Percutaneous Balloon Pericardiotomy
37Having a Septal Myectomy
38Having a Thoracic Epidural Injection
39Having a Trabeculectomy
40Having a Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
41Having a Vasectomy: Before, During, and After the Procedure
42Having a Vitrectomy
43Having Achilles Tendon Repair Surgery
44Having an Electroencephalography (EEG)
45Having an Evoked Potential Test
46Having Ankle Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation
47Having Ankle Fusion
48Having Ankle Replacement Surgery
49Having Arm Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
50Having Bowel Surgery: Continent Ileostomy
51Having Bowel Surgery: Ileoanal Pouch
52Having Bowel Surgery: Limited Bowel Resection
53Having Bowel Surgery: Proctocolectomy with Permanent Ileostomy
54Having Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy (CRT)
55Having Carotid Angioplasty and Stenting
56Having Carotid Artery Stenting
57Having Carotid Endarterectomy
58Having Catheter Ablation
59Having Chemical Cardioversion
60Having Clavicle Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
61Having Contrast Echocardiography
62Having Corneal Ring Implantation
63Having Corneal Transplantation
64Having Dacryocystorhinostomy
65Having Elbow Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
66Having Electrical Cardioversion
67Having EMG and NCS Tests
68Having Endovascular Repair of an Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
69Having Extreme Lateral Interbody Fusion (XLIF)
70Having Femur Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
71Having Fiberoptic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES)
72Having Hernia Surgery: Patch Repair
73Having Hernia Surgery: Traditional Repair
74Having Hip Resurfacing
75Having Inferior Vena Cava (IVC) Filter Placement
76Having Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump Therapy
77Having Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
78Having Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
79Having Laparoscopic Hernia Repair: TAPP
80Having Laparoscopic Hernia Repair: TEP
81Having Laser Photocoagulation for Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)
82Having Lateral Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
83Having Lead Extraction
84Having Loop Recorder Implantation
85Having Meniscal Transplant Surgery
86Having Minimally Invasive Lumbar Diskectomy
87Having Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Replacement
88Having Minimally Invasive Scoliosis Surgery (Child)
89Having Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery (MISS)
90Having Minimally Invasive Total Hip Replacement
91Having Minimally Invasive Total Knee Replacement
92Having Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass (CABG) Surgery
93Having Open Colon Surgery
94Having Open Mitral Valve Replacement
95Having Percutaneous Transcatheter Treatment of Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
96Having Pericardial Window Surgery
97Having Pericardiectomy
98Having Pericardiocentesis
99Having Photodynamic Therapy for Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)
100Having Pneumatic Retinopexy
101Having Posterior Tibialis Tendon Surgery
102Having Rectal Surgery
103Having Reverse Total Shoulder Replacement
104Having Robotic-Assisted Myomectomy
105Having Robotic-Assisted Sacrocolpopexy (RASC)
106Having Scleral Buckling Surgery
107Having Sonohysterography (Uterine Ultrasound)
108Having Surgical Thrombectomy
109Having Tibia/Fibula Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
110Having Transcatheter Repair for Coarctation of the Aorta
111Having Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion (TLIF)
112Having Vagus Nerve Stimulator Placement
113Having Varicocele Embolization
114HazCom: Anticancer Drugs (Chemotherapy)
115HazCom: Chemicals
116HazCom: Ethylene Oxide
117HazCom: Medical Gases
118HazCom: Radiation
119HazCom: Reading an MSDS
120HazCom: Understanding Container Labels
121HazCom: Understanding Warning Labels
122HCG (Blood)
123HCG (Urine)
124HDL Cholesterol
125Head and Neck Cancer Symptom Survey
126Head Injuries in Children
127Head Injuries in Children_Spanish
128Head Injury with Sleep Monitoring (Adult)
129Head Injury with Sleep Monitoring (Child)
130HEAD INJURY, No Wake-Up (Adult)
131HEAD INJURY, No Wake-Up (Child)
132Head Lice
133Head Trauma (Traumatic Brain Injury)
134Headache After Spinal Tap (No Patch)
135Headache After Spinal Tap (With Patch)
136Headache Impact Test
137Headache, Cluster
138Headache, Migraine, Classic
139Headache, Tension
140Headache, Unspecified
141Heads Up: Concussions MSM
142Healing after a Concussion
143Healing after a Sports Concussion
144Health Care Agent and Advance Care Planning-Honoring Choices
145Health Care Agent and Advance Care Planning-Honoring Choices-Hmong
146Health Care Agent and Advance Care Planning-Honoring Choices-Russian
147Health Care Agent and Advance Care Planning-Honoring Choices-Somali
148Health Care Workers: Preventing Hepatitis B and C
149Health Care Workers: Preventing HIV Infection
150Health Care-Associated Pneumonia
151Health Effects of Smoking
152Health Insurance and Your Out-of-Pocket Costs
153Health Insurance and Your Out-of-Pocket Costs: Knowing the Difference between Wellness Visits and
154Healthier Fast Food Choices
155Healthy Childhood Weight: Frequently Asked Questions
156Healthy Eating and Snacking
157Healthy Eating Habits During Pregnancy
158Healthy Eating on the Go
159Healthy Eating While Traveling
160Healthy Foods for the Whole Family
161Healthy Foods On the Go for Your Child
162Healthy Kidneys
163Healthy Lifestyle to Prevent Another Stroke
164Healthy Meals for Diabetes
165Healthy Snacking
166Healthy Tips for Eating Out
167Healthy You! Frequently Asked Questions
168Healthy You: New Patient Letter
169Hearing Aid Checklist
170Hearing Aid Program
171Hearing Aids for Children
172Hearing Health Treatment Plan
173Hearing Protection: Measuring Sound
174Hearing Protection: Quiz
175Hearing Protection: Your Hearing Test
176Hearing Screening for Newborns: Why it Matters
177Hearing Tests for Infants and Children
178Hearing, Speech and Language Milestones
179Heart Attacks
180Heart Attack: Questions for Your Health Care Team
181Heart Attack: Your Risk Factor Action Plan
182Heart Disease Education
183Heart Failure
184Heart Failure, Congestive
185Heart Failure: Being Active
186Heart Failure: Dealing with Sleep Problems
187Heart Failure: Evaluating Your Heart
188Heart Failure: Know Your Baselines
189Heart Failure: Making Changes to Your Diet
190Heart Failure: Medicines to Help Your Heart
191Heart Failure: Procedures That May Help
192Heart Failure: Questions and Answers
193Heart Failure: Tracking Your Weight
194Heart Failure: Travel Concerns
195Heart Failure: Warning Signs of a Flare-Up
196Heart Glossary
197Heart Medicines After Bypass Surgery
198Heart Murmur, All Types (Child)
199Heart Murmur, Functional (Child)
200Heart Murmurs
201Heart Transplant: A Guide for Patients and Their Families
202Heart Valve Problems
203Heart Valve Problems: Aortic Insufficiency
204Heart Valve Problems: Aortic Stenosis
205Heart Valve Problems: Mitral Insufficiency
206Heart Valve Problems: Mitral Valve Prolapse
207Heart Valve Problems: Mitral Valve Stenosis
208Heart Valve Surgery
209Heart-Healthy Food Choices
210Heart-Healthy Recipes
211Heat Cramps
212Heat Exhaustion
213Heat Illness MSM
214Heat Rash (Child)
215Heat Rash [Infant]
216Heat Rash [Neonate]
217Heat Stress: Warning Signs
219Heavy Menstrual Bleeding
220Heel Spur
221Helicobacter Pylori Antibody
222Helicobacter Pylori Culture
223Help for Smokers: What Are Your Reasons for Quitting?
224Help with Breathing and Advance Care Planning-Honoring Choices
225Help with Breathing and Advance Care Planning-Honoring Choices-Hmong
226Help with Breathing and Advance Care Planning-Honoring Choices-Russian
227Help with Breathing and Advance Care Planning-Honoring Choices-Somali
228Help with Breathing and Advance Care Planning-Honoring Choices-Spanish
229Helpful Tips for Your Visit: Your Child's Transplant Evaluation
230Helping Baby Latch
231Helping Siblings Cope with Your Child's Surgery
232Helping Your Child Cope with Childhood Cerebral Adrenal Leukodystrophy (ALD): Making Functional Tasks Easier
233Helping Your Child Cope with Injections
234Helping Your Child Develop Early Language Skills: Speech and Language Family Education
235Helping Your Child Eat Healthy for Life
236Helping Your Child Maintain a Healthy Weight
237Helping Your Teen Cope with Chronic Illness
238Helping Your Teen Lose Weight
239Helping Your Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Heal
240Helping Yourself Through Grief and Loss
244Hematuria: Possible Causes
249Hemodialysis Access Bleeding
251Hemoglobin (Fetal)
252Hemoglobin C
253Hemoglobin S
254Hemophilia, Established Diagnosis
255Hemophilia, New Diagnosis
258Henoch-Schönlein Purpura
259Hepatic Angiography
260Hepatitis A
261Hepatitis A (HAV) Infection
262Hepatitis A Antibody
263Hepatitis A Vaccine, Inactivated; Hepatitis B Vaccine, Recombinant
264Hepatitis B
265Hepatitis B Core Antibody
266Hepatitis B Surface Antigen
267Hepatitis B Vaccine, Recombinant
268Hepatitis C
269Hepatitis C and HCV Infection
270Hepatitis C Antibody
271Hepatitis C: Getting Support
272Hepatitis C: Glossary
273Hepatitis C: Know the Facts
274Hepatitis C: Preventing the Spread
275Hepatitis C: Protecting Your Liver
276Hepatitis C: Should You Get Tested?
277Hepatitis Panel
278Hepatitis, Cause Unknown (Test Pending)
279Hepatitis, Viral (Type A)
280Hepatitis, Viral (Type B)
281Hepatitis, Viral (Type C)
282Hepatitis, Viral (Type Pending)
284Herb and Spice Quiz
285Herbst Appliance
286Hernia (Adult)
287Hernia Repair
288Hernia Repair Surgery
289Hernias and Hydroceles in Children
290Hernias in the Newborn
291Herniated Intervertebral Disk
293Herpes Genitalis, Hsv: Type Ii
294Herpes Keratitis
295Herpes Simplex
296Herpes Simplex Virus Antibody
297Herpes Zoster
298Herpes Zoster Virus Vaccine
299Herpes: Caring for Sores
300Herpes: Treatment with Medication
301Hetastarch; Dextrose; Electrolytes
303Hexalen: Altretamine
305HIDA Scan
306Hidradenitis Suppurativa, Abx
307Hidradenitis Suppurativa, Incision and Drainage
308High Blood Pressure and Kidney Disease
309High Blood Pressure and Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD)
310High Blood Pressure and Pregnancy
311High Blood Pressure and Pregnancy-Spanish
312High Blood Pressure in Pregnancy
313High Blood Pressure, Established, Out of Control
314High Calorie, High-Protein Recipes
315High Cholesterol and Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD)
316High Cholesterol: Assessing Your Risk
317High Dose Rate Brachytherapy: Treating Gynecological Cancer
318High Potency B Complex with B-12 and C
319High Potency B with C
320Hip and Knee Patient Questionnaire
321Hip Arthritis and Replacement
322Hip Arthroscopy: After Surgery
323Hip Arthroscopy: Before Surgery
324Hip Arthroscopy: Removing Loose Bodies
325Hip Arthroscopy: Repairing Chondral Damage
326Hip Arthroscopy: Repairing Femoroacetabular Impingement
327Hip Arthroscopy: Repairing Labral Tears
328Hip Arthroscopy: Repairing Synovitis and Arthritis
329Hip Contusion
330Hip Dislocation, Traumatic, (Reduced)
331Hip Fracture
332Hip Fracture Surgery: Hospital Recovery
333Hip Fracture Surgery: Preparation
334Hip Fracture Surgery: Recovering at Home
335Hip Fracture Surgery: Types
336Hip Pain
337Hip Precautions
338Hip Revision
339Hip Safety: Dressing
340Hip Safety: Getting Into and Out of a Car
341Hip Safety: Getting Into and Out of Bed
342Hip Safety: Mastering Daily Tasks
343Hip Safety: Sitting
344Hip Safety: Sleeping Positions
345Hip Safety: Using the Toilet
346Hip Strain
347Hiring Caregivers for Spinal Cord Injury
349HIV Genotypic Resistance
350HIV Questionnaire
351HIV Testing, Off-Site Referral
352HIV Viral Load
353HIV-1 Antibody
354HIV-1/HIV-2 Rapid Screen
355HIV-AIDS, New Dx
356Hives (Adult)
357Hives (Child)
358Hives [Infant]
359Hives [Neonate]
360HLA Antibody
361HLA Antigen
362HLA-B27 Antigen
363Holding Your Baby While Breastfeeding
364Holter Monitor
365Homatropine; Hydrocodone
366Home Care After a Pacemaker or ICD Battery Change_FSH Minnesota Heart Clinic
367Home Care After a Pacemaker or ICD Procedure_FSH
368Home Care After Chemotherapy (Child)
369Home Contract Consequence Guide
370Home Fire Safety
371Home Infusion Therapy
372Home Infusion Therapy: Checking Your Supplies
373Home Infusion Therapy: Handling Supplies Safely
374Home Infusion Therapy: Preventing Infection
375Home Instructions for Your Child After Sedation
376Home Oxygen Safety Tips
377Home Safety After Joint Surgery
378Home Safety Checklist: Minnesota Poison Control System
379Home Safety for Infants and Children
382Honoring Choices Minnesota: Health Care Directive
383Honoring Choices MN/WI: Health Care Directive_Hmong
384Honoring Choices MN/WI: Health Care Directive_Somali
385Honoring Choices MN/WI: Health Care Directive_Spanish
386Honoring Choices – Your Rights: Making Your Own Health Care Treatment Decisions
387Hormone Changes During Menopause
388Hormone Therapy for Breast Cancer
389Hormone Therapy for Prostate Cancer
390Hormone Therapy for Women
391Hormones Control Your Menstrual Cycle
392Horse Chestnut, Aesculus hippocastanum
393Hospice Medicare Election Statement
394Hospice Medicare Election Statement
395Hospice: As Death Nears
396Hospice: The Importance of Managing Pain
397Hospice: Understanding and Caring for Dyspnea
398Hospital Discharge: What to Expect
399How a Hernia Develops
400How Birth Control Works
401How Bones Heal
402How Delirium Is Treated?
403How Electrothermal Catheter Therapy Works
404How Food Moves Through Your Body
405How Hearing Aids Can Help You
406How Hearing Aids Can Help Your Child
407How I Manage My Diabetes
408How I Manage My Heart Failure
409How Laparoscopy Is Done
410How Pituitary Hormones Affect the Body
411How Pressure Ulcers Form
412How Smoking Affects Pregnancy
413How the Colon Works
414How the Eye Works
415How the Heart Works
416How the Liver Works
417How to Bottle-Feed
418How to Breastfeed
419How to Brush Your Teeth
420How to Call for Emergency Help
421How to Change and Clean Your Child's Tracheostomy
422How to Check Your Blood Sugar
423How to Collect a 24-hour Urine Sample
424How to Conserve Your Energy and Simplify Your Work
425How to Control Nausea and Vomiting
426How to Diaper
427How to Exchange Your CADD Pump
428How to Floss Your Teeth
429How to Flush Your IV Line
430How to Help Prevent Delirium
431How to Judge the Size of Servings
432How to Know Your Baby Is Getting Enough Milk
433How to Measure and Inject Insulin
434How to Measure and Inject Two Kinds of Insulin
435How to Prep Your Skin for Surgery: Getting Ready for Surgery at the Womens Health Center_Somali
436How to Prep Your Skin for Surgery: Getting Ready for Surgery at the Womens Health Center_Spanish
437How to Prepare Your Skin for Surgery: Getting Ready for Surgery at the Women's Health Center
438How to Prevent the Spread of Tuberculosis
439How to Put on a Condom
440How to Read Nutrition Labels
441How to Regain Feeling around Your Scar
442How to Request Integrative Therapies_UMACH
443How to Set Up and Infuse Your TPN
444How to Shower before Heart Surgery
445How to Shower before Heart Surgery
446How to Take Your Pulse
447How to Use a 24-Hour Bladder Diary
448How to Use a Cane
449How to Use Comfort Care Kit
450How to Use Crutches
451How to Use Eyedrops
452How to Use this Handbook: Your Care on the BMT Unit
453How You Hear
454How Your Back Works
455How Your Child’s Liver Works
456How Your Heart Works
457How Your Heart Works - Animation
458How Your Hip Works
459How Your Kidneys Work
460How Your Knee Works
461How Your Lungs Work
462HPV and Cancer Prevention: What Parents Should Know
463HPV and Genital Warts: Taking Care of Yourself
464HPV and Genital Warts: Understanding Your Diagnosis
465HSG (Hysterosalpingogram) Discharge Instructions
467Human Bite
468Human Bites
469Human Chorionic Gonadotropin, HCG
470Human Papillomavirus (HPV)
471Human Papillomavirus Bivalent Vaccine
472Human Papillomavirus Quadrivalent Vaccine
473Hunt-Hess Grades of Brain Aneurysms
474Huntington Disease
475Hurler C Exercise Section: Home Exercise Program For Children with Hurler Syndrome
476Hurler E Equipment Section: Helpful Equipment: For Children with Hurler Syndrome
478Hycamtin: Topotecan
480Hydralazine; Hydrochlorothiazide, HCTZ
481Hydralazine; Isosorbide Dinitrate, ISDN
482Hydrea: Hydoxyurea
483Hydrocele in the Newborn
484Hydrocele Surgery (Hydrocelectomy)
485Hydrocele, Communicating Type
486Hydrocele, Non-Communicating Type
487Hydrocele, Type Not Specified
488Hydrochlorothiazide, HCTZ
489Hydrochlorothiazide, HCTZ; Irbesartan
490Hydrochlorothiazide, HCTZ; Methyldopa
491Hydrochlorothiazide, HCTZ; Moexipril
492Hydrochlorothiazide, HCTZ; Olmesartan
493Hydrochlorothiazide, HCTZ; Propranolol
494Hydrochlorothiazide, HCTZ; Quinapril
495Hydrochlorothiazide, HCTZ; Spironolactone
496Hydrochlorothiazide, HCTZ; Telmisartan
497Hydrochlorothiazide, HCTZ; Triamterene
498Hydrochlorothiazide, HCTZ; Valsartan
500Hydrocodone; Ibuprofen
501Hydrocodone; Phenylephrine
502Hydrocodone; Potassium Guaiacolsulfonate
503Hydrocodone; Potassium Guaiacolsulfonate; Pseudoephedrine
504Hydrocodone; Pseudoephedrine
505Hydrocortisone; Lidocaine
506Hydrocortisone; Neomycin; Polymyxin B
507Hydrocortisone; Pramoxine
514Hylan G-F 20
516Hyoscyamine; Methenamine; Methylene Blue; Phenyl Salicylate; Sodium Biphosphate
518Hyperemesis Gravidarum
519Hyperglycemia (High Blood Sugar)
521Hypermobility: Benign Joint Hypermobility Syndrome (BJHS)
523Hypertension, Established
524Hypertension, New (Begin Treatment)
525Hypertension, To Be Confirmed
527Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
528Hyperventilation Syndrome
531Hypocalcemia (Adult)
532Hypocalcemia (Child)
533Hypoglycemia (Low Blood Sugar)
534Hypoglycemia in Diabetes
535Hypoglycemia, Non Diabetic
536Hypoglycemia, Oral Diabetic Medicine
537Hypoglycemic Reaction (Child)
538Hypoglycemic Reaction (Infant/Toddler)
539Hypoglycemic Reaction (Newborn)
542Hypotension, All Causes
543Hypotension, Orthostatic
544Hypothermia Prevention
545Hypothermia Treatment
549Hysterectomy Options: LSH
550Hysterectomy: Surgical Procedures
551Hysterectomy: Your Experience
552Hysterosalpingogram (HSG)
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