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1Pacemaker Malfunction
2Pacemakers
3Pacemakers
4Pain Control (Child)
5Pain Control (Infant/Toddler)
6Pain Control (Newborn)
7Pain Management After Surgery
8Pain Relief Methods for Temporomandibular Disorders (TMD)
9Pain, Acute, Uncertain Cause
10Painful Menstrual Periods (Dysmenorrhea)
11Palbociclib
12Palifermin
13Paliperidone
14Palivizumab
15Palonosetron
16Palpitations
17Pamidronate
18Pancreatic Polypeptide
19Pancreatitis
20Panic Attack
21Panic Attacks
22Panitumumab
23Panobinostat
24Pantoprazole
25Pantothenic Acid, Vitamin B5
26Pap
27Pap Smear
28Pap Test
29Papain; Urea
30Para-Aminobenzoic Acid, PABA
31Paracentesis
32Paraesthesias
33Paralysis: For Caregivers
34Paralysis: Hands-Free Computing
35Paralysis: Independent Living Centers
36Paralysis: Paralysis Resource Center
37Paraphimosis
38Parasomnias
39Parathyroid Hormone
40Parathyroid Hormone
41Parathyroid Surgery
42Parathyroid Surgery: Diagnostic Tests
43Paricalcitol
44Parkinson's Disease: Coping Tips for Caregivers
45Parkinson's Disease: Home Safety
46Parkinson's Disease: Planning for the Future
47Parkinson’s Disease: Coping with Your Emotions
48Parkinson’s Disease: Managing Day to Day
49Parkinson’s Disease: Tips for Taking Medications
50Parkinson’s Disease: Understanding Your Medications
51Paromomycin
52Paronychia
53Paronychia (Child)
54Paronychia (Infant/Toddler)
55Paronychia (Newborn)
56Parotidectomy
57Paroxetine
58Partial Cystectomy
59Partial Dentures
60Partial Seizures: Know What to Do
61Partial Seizures: Staying Healthy
62Partial Thromboplastin Time
63Parts of a Foot
64Parts of a Hand
65Parts of the Mouth
66Parts of the Shoulder
67Parts of the Throat and Neck
68Parvovirus
69Pasireotide
70Patella Fracture
71Patella Fracture (Child)
72Patellar Dislocation/Subluxation
73Patellar Instability and Arthritis
74Patent Ductus Arteriosus (PDA) in Premature Infants
75Patiromer
76Pazopanib
77PD Catheter Access: Placing the Catheter
78Peak Flow Meter
79Pediatric Ankle Sprain Discharge Instructions: Emergency Department
80Pediatric Asthma Discharge Instructions: Emergency Department
81Pediatric Bronchiolitis Discharge Instructions: Emergency Department
82Pediatric Cold Discharge Instructions: Emergency Department
83Pediatric Conjunctivitis Discharge Instructions: Emergency Department
84Pediatric Ear Infection Discharge Instructions (Wait on Antibiotic): Emergency Department
85Pediatric Ear Infection Discharge Instructions: Emergency Department
86Pediatric Gastroenteritis Discharge Instructions: Emergency Department
87Pediatric Hernia Surgery: Inguinal (Groin) Hernia Repair
88Pediatric Hernia Surgery: Umbilical Hernia Repair
89Pediatric Nursemaid’s Elbow Discharge Instructions: Emergency Department
90Pediatric Skeletal Anatomy
91Pediatric Skeletal Growth
92Pediatric Urology Glossary
93Pegaptanib
94Pegaspargase
95Pegfilgrastim
96Peginesatide
97Peginterferon Alfa-2a
98Peginterferon Alfa-2b
99Peginterferon beta-1a
100Pegloticase
101Pegvisomant
102Pelvic Congestion Syndrome
103Pelvic Fracture
104Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
105Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
106Pelvic Laparoscopy
107Pelvic Organ Prolapse
108Pelvic Organ Prolapse: After Surgery
109Pelvic Organ Prolapse: Nonsurgical Treatment
110Pelvic Organ Prolapse: Surgery for Cystocele
111Pelvic Organ Prolapse: Surgery for Incontinence
112Pelvic Organ Prolapse: Surgery for Rectocele and Enterocele
113Pelvic Organ Prolapse: Surgery for Uterine Prolapse
114Pelvic Organ Prolapse: Surgery for Vaginal Vault Prolapse
115Pelvic Pain In Pregnancy: Unclear (2-3 Trimester)
116Pelvic Pain, Unknown Cause
117Pelvic Tilt, Leg Lift for Back Pain During Pregnancy
118Pelvic Ultrasound
119Pembrolizumab
120Pemetrexed
121Pemirolast
122Penbutolol
123Penciclovir
124Pendulum Exercise for Use with Shoulder Repair Surgeries
125Penicillamine
126Penicillin G
127Penicillin G Benzathine
128Penicillin G Benzathine; Penicillin G Procaine
129Penicillin G Procaine
130Penile Self-Injection Procedure
131Penile Self-Injection: Notes and Precautions
132Pentamidine
133Pentazocine; Naloxone
134Pentetate Calcium Trisodium, Ca-DTPA
135Pentetate Zinc Trisodium, Zn-DTPA
136Pentosan
137Pentostatin
138People You May See in the NICU
139Peptic Ulcer
140Peptic Ulcer Disease
141Peptic Ulcer Disease (All Causes)
142Peramivir
143Perampanel
144Percutaneous Biliary Drainage
145Percutaneous Breast Biopsy
146Percutaneous Diagnosis of Chest, Lung Problems
147Percutaneous Nephrostomy
148Perflutren Lipid Microspheres
149Perflutren Protein-Type A Microspheres
150Peri-Orbital Cellulitis
151Perianal Abscess (antibiotics only)
152Perianal Abscess, Incision and Drainage
153Pericardial Window
154Pericarditis
155Pericarditis
156Perimenopause
157Perindopril; Amlodipine
158Periodic Breathing (Infant)
159Periodic Limb Movements of Sleep
160Periodontal Disease: Bone Replacement Graft
161Periodontal Disease: Crown Lengthening
162Periodontal Disease: Guided Tissue Regeneration (GTR)
163Periodontal Disease: If You Need Surgery
164Periodontal Disease: Nonsurgical Treatments
165Periodontal Disease: Pocket Reduction Surgery
166Periodontal Disease: Soft Tissue Graft
167Peripheral Angiography
168Peripheral Angioplasty
169Peripheral Arterial Angioplasty and Stent
170Peripheral Arterial Disease
171Peripheral Arterial Thrombolysis
172Peripheral Artery Bypass Surgery
173Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD)
174Peripheral Artery Disease Exercise Rehabilitation
175Peripheral Blood Stem Cell Transplant (PBSCT) for Cancer
176Peripheral Edema, Bilateral
177Peripheral Venous Thrombolysis (Clot-Busting)
178Peripherally Inserted Central Catheter (PICC)
179Peritoneal Dialysis (PD)
180Peritonsillar Abscess
181Peritonsillar Abscess
182Peritonsillar Infection (Strep Throat)
183Periventricular Leukomalacia (PVL) in the Premature Infant
184Permethrin
185Peroneal Nerve Palsy
186Perphenazine
187Personal Hygiene Basics
188Personality Disorder
189Pertussis (Whooping Cough): When to Go to Emergency
190Pertuzumab
191PET Scan
192Petechiae (Child)
193Petechiae (Infant/Toddler)
194Phantom Sensation and Phantom Pain After Amputation
195Pharyngeal Abrasion
196Pharyngeal Foreign Body, Removed
197Pharyngitis, Report Pending
198Pharyngitis, Strep (Confirmed)
199Pharyngitis, Strep (Presumed)
200Pharyngitis, Strep, Confirmed (Child)
201Pharyngitis, Strep, Confirmed (Infant/Toddler)
202Pharyngitis, Strep, Presumed (Child)
203Pharyngitis, Strep, Presumed (Infant/Toddler)
204Pharyngitis, Viral
205Phenobarbital
206Phenoxybenzamine
207Phentermine
208Phentermine; Topiramate
209Phenylephrine
210Phenylketonuria (PKU)
211Phenylpropanolamine
212Phenytoin
213Phenytoin
214Phimosis
215Phosphorated Carbohydrate Solution
216Phosphorus
217Phosphorus Salts
218Photodynamic Therapy (PDT) for Cancer
219Phototherapy for Newborn Jaundice
220Physical Assault
221Physical Assault, Prevention
222Physical Fitness and Spinal Cord Injury (SCI)
223Physical Problems After Brain Injury
224Physostigmine
225Phytonadione, Vitamin K1
226Phytophotodermatitis
227Picc Line Care
228Pierced Ear Lobe Infection
229Pilon Fracture of the Ankle
230Pilonidal Cyst
231Pilonidal Cyst, Infected (Antibiotics)
232Pilonidal Cyst, Infected (Incision And Drainage)
233Pilonidal Cyst, Not Infected
234Pimecrolimus
235Pimozide
236Pindolol
237Pineal Cyst
238Pinworms
239Pioglitazone
240PIP / DIP Arthritis
241Piperacillin; Tazobactam
242Pirfenidone
243Piroxicam
244Pitavastatin
245Pituitary Gland Surgery
246Pityriasis Rosea
247Pityriasis Rosea
248Placenta Previa
249Planning for Cervical Disk Surgery
250Planning for Travel When You Have Diabetes
251Planning to Quit Smoking
252Plantar Fasciitis
253Plantar Warts
254Plantar Warts
255Plasmodium (Blood)
256Platelet Antibody
257Platelets
258Playground Safety
259Plerixafor
260Pleural Effusion
261Pleural Effusion
262Pleurisy
263Pleurisy
264Plicamycin
265PMS: Tracking Your Symptoms
266Pneumococcal Vaccination
267Pneumococcal Vaccination
268Pneumocystis Jirovecii (Tissue, Fluid)
269Pneumonia (Adult)
270Pneumonia (Child)
271Pneumonia in Children
272Pneumonia Treatment
273Pneumothorax (Collapsed Lung)
274Pneumothorax in Children
275Pneumothorax, Blunt Trauma
276Pneumothorax, Spontaneous
277Podofilox
278Poison Ivy Dermatitis
279Poison Ivy Dermatitis (Child)
280Poison Ivy Dermatitis (Infant/Toddler)
281Poison Ivy Dermatitis (Newborn)
282Poison Oak Dermatitis
283Poison Oak Dermatitis (Child)
284Poison Oak, Dermatitis (Infant/Toddler)
285Poison Oak, Dermatitis (Newborn)
286Poison Proof Your Home
287Poisoning, Non-Toxic (Child)
288Policosanol
289Polidocanol
290Poliovirus Vaccine, Inactivated, IPV
291Poly-ureaurethane
292Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
293Polycythemia and Hyperviscosity in the Newborn
294Polyethylene Glycol
295Polyethylene Glycol; Electrolytes
296Polyethylene Glycol; Electrolytes; Bisacodyl
297Polyhydramnios
298Polymyalgia Rheumatica
299Polymyxin B; Trimethoprim
300Pomalidomide
301Pomalyst: Generic Name Pomalidomide
302Ponatinib
303Poractant Alfa
304Porfimer
305Porphyrins (Urine)
306Portuguese Man-Of-War Sting
307Posaconazole
308Possible Causes of Dizziness or Fainting
309Possible Causes of Low Back or Leg Pain
310Possible Miscarriage (Threatened Abortion)
311Possible Wrist Fracture
312Post Op Wound Check, Bleeding
313Post Op Wound Check, General
314Post Op Wound Check, Infection
315Post Op Wound Check, Pain
316Post-Hip Replacement: Ankle Pumps, Quad Sets, Gluteal Sets
317Post-Hip Replacement: Heel Slides, Abduction, Adduction
318Post-Op Tips: Back
319Post-Op Tips: Foot
320Post-Op Tips: Knee
321Post-Polio Syndrome
322Post-Traumatic Stress disorder
323Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Traumatic Brain Injury
324Postsurgery Checklist
325Postural Drainage
326Potassium
327Potassium Citrate
328Potassium Iodide, KI
329Potassium Salts
330Povidone-Iodine
331Pralatrexate
332Pralidoxime
333Prasterone, Dehydroepiandrosterone, DHEA
334Prasugrel
335Pravastatin
336Praziquantel
337Prazosin
338Pre-Diabetes
339Pre-Existing Diabetes in Pregnancy
340Pre-Hip Replacement Exercises for the Legs
341Pre-Hip Replacement: Ankle Pumps, Quad Sets, Leg Raises
342Pre-Knee Replacement: Ankle Pumps, Quad Sets, Leg Raises
343Pre-Knee Replacement: Knee Bends/Extensions, Heel Slides
344Pre-Patellar Bursitis
345Prealbumin (Blood)
346Precare Chewable
347Precare Conceive
348PreCare® Prenatal
349Precocious Puberty (Early Puberty)
350Prediabetes
351Prednicarbate
352Prednisolone; Sulfacetamide
353Pregabalin
354Pregnancy After 35
355Pregnancy After Age 35
356Pregnancy and Childbirth: Abdominal Cerclage
357Pregnancy and Childbirth: Fetal Growth Restriction
358Pregnancy and Childbirth: Premature Rupture of the Membranes (PROM)
359Pregnancy and Childbirth: Transvaginal Cerclage
360Pregnancy and Childbirth: What to Bring to the Hospital
361Pregnancy Induced Hypertension
362Pregnancy, Established, Normal Symptoms
363Pregnancy, New Dx
364Pregnancy: Body Changes
365Pregnancy: Common Questions
366Pregnancy: More Common Questions
367Pregnancy: Planning Your Exercise Routine
368Pregnancy: Your First Trimester Changes
369Pregnancy: Your Second Trimester Changes
370Pregnancy: Your Third Trimester Changes
371Pregnancy: Your Weight
372Premature Labor
373Premature Ventricular Contractions
374Premature Ventricular Contractions
375Premenstrual Syndrome
376PrenaFirst
377Prenatal 19
378Prenatal Care for a Healthy Baby
379Prenatal H
380Prenatal Multivitamins and Minerals
381Prenatal Plus Tablets
382Prenatal Rx 1
383Prenatal Testing
384Prenatal U
385Prenatal Ultrasound
386Prenate Elite™
387Prenate Ultra
388Preparing for a Craniotomy
389Preparing for a Visit with Your Health Care Provider
390Preparing for Back Surgery
391Preparing for Carotid Artery Stenting
392Preparing for Carotid Endarterectomy
393Preparing for Electrothermal Catheter Therapy
394Preparing for Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
395Preparing for Orthognathic Surgery
396Preparing for Outpatient Surgery
397Preparing for Pregnancy
398Preparing Your 0- to 12-Month-Old for Surgery
399Preparing Your 1- to 2-Year-Old for Surgery
400Preparing Your 13- to 18-Year-Old for Surgery
401Preparing Your 3- to 5-Year-Old for Surgery
402Preparing Your 6- to 12-Year-Old for Surgery
403Preparing Your Home After Stroke
404Preparing Your Residual Limb for a Prosthesis
405Pressure Relieving Cushions
406Pressure Sores Associated with Seating
407Pressure Ulcers
408Pressure Ulcers: Common Sites
409Presurgery Checklist
410Prevent Heat-Related Illness in Your Child
411Preventing and Treating Opioid Overdose
412Preventing Bleeding During Chemotherapy
413Preventing Cancer
414Preventing Central Line Infections
415Preventing Common Respiratory Infections
416Preventing Deep Vein Thrombosis
417Preventing Deep Vein Thrombosis After Surgery
418Preventing Diabetes
419Preventing Falls in the Home
420Preventing Falls: Are You At Risk of Falling?
421Preventing Falls: How to Prepare and What to Do
422Preventing Falls: In the Hospital
423Preventing Falls: Make Your Health a Priority
424Preventing Falls: Making Changes in Your Living Space
425Preventing Falls: Moving Safely Out of a Chair and Bed
426Preventing Falls: Moving Safely Outside
427Preventing Falls: Moving Safely Using a Cane or Walker
428Preventing Falls: Staying Active
429Preventing Food Poisoning
430Preventing Kidney Stones
431Preventing Latex Allergy
432Preventing Lyme Disease
433Preventing Migraine Headaches: Medicines and Lifestyle Changes
434Preventing Migraine Headaches: Triggers
435Preventing Osteoporosis: Avoiding Bone Loss
436Preventing Osteoporosis: Meeting Your Calcium Needs
437Preventing Osteoporosis: Staying Active
438Preventing Pneumonia
439Preventing Pneumonia (low PAM)
440Preventing Pressure Sores
441Preventing Recurrent Stroke: Eating Healthy
442Preventing Recurrent Stroke: Getting Active
443Preventing Repetitive Motion Injury: Shoulder
444Preventing Sinusitis
445Preventing Skin Cancer
446Preventing Slips on the Job
447Preventing Surgical Site Infections
448Preventing Tension Headaches
449Preventing the Spread of Infection
450Preventing the Spread of Infection: Understanding Isolation Procedures
451Preventing Traumatic Brain Injury
452Preventing Trips on the Job
453Preventing Vaginal Infection
454Preventing Vaginitis
455Prevention Guidelines, Ages 2 to 18
456Prevention Guidelines, Birth to Age 2
457Prevention Guidelines, Men Ages 18 to 39
458Prevention Guidelines, Men Ages 40 to 49
459Prevention Guidelines, Men Ages 50 to 64
460Prevention Guidelines, Men Ages 65 and Older
461Prevention Guidelines, Women Ages 18 to 39
462Prevention Guidelines, Women Ages 40 to 49
463Prevention Guidelines, Women Ages 50 to 64
464Prevention Guidelines, Women Ages 65 and Older
465Previte Rx
466Priapism
467Primacare®
468PrimaCare® ONE
469Primary Insomnia
470Proair HFA Inhaler
471Problems Laparoscopic Hysterectomy Can Treat
472Problems Linked to ADHD
473Problems That Hysterectomy Can Treat
474Problems with the Senses After Brain Injury
475Problems with Thinking Skills After Brain Injury
476Procainamide
477Procaine
478Procarbazine
479Procedural Sedation
480Procedural Sedation (Adult)
481Procedural Sedation (Child)
482Procedures for Deep Vein Thrombosis
483Prochlorperazine
484Progesterone
485Progressive Relaxation
486Proinsulin (Blood)
487Prolactin (Blood)
488Promoting Good Sleep for Your Child
489Propantheline
490Prostate Anatomy
491Prostate Biopsy
492Prostate Cancer
493Prostate Cancer Screening
494Prostate Cancer Screening: Making a Decision
495Prostate Cancer: Brachytherapy Discharge Instructions
496Prostate Cancer: Grading
497Prostate Cancer: Interstitial Brachytherapy
498Prostate Cancer: Making a Treatment Plan
499Prostate Cancer: Radical Prostatectomy
500Prostate Cancer: Staging
501Prostate Cancer: Treating Cancer That Has Spread
502Prostate Needle Biopsy
503Prostate Problems and Related Urinary Symptoms
504Prostate Ultrasound
505Prostate-Specific Antigen
506Prostatitis
507Protect Your Child from the Flu
508Protect Your Newborn from Cigarette Smoke
509Protecting Patients from Pressure Ulcers
510Protecting Your Child from Viral Hepatitis Infection
511Protecting Your Foot After Foot Surgery
512Protecting Your Neck: Posture and Body Mechanics
513Protein C (Blood)
514Protein C Concentrate, Human
515Protein Electrophoresis (Blood)
516Protein S (Blood)
517Proteinuria
518Prothrombin Complex Concentrate, Human
519Prothrombin Time
520Protoporphyrin (Blood)
521Pruritus Ani (Anal Itching)
522PSA Test
523Pseudoephedrine
524Pseudoephedrine; Triprolidine
525Pseudogout
526Pseudomembranous Colitis
527Psoriasis
528Psychosis
529Psyllium
530Pterygium
531Ptosis (Blepharoptosis)
532Puberty: Normal Growth and Development in Boys
533Puberty: Normal Growth and Development in Girls
534Pulling a Patient Up in Bed
535Pulmonary (Lung) Histoplasmosis
536Pulmonary Angiography
537Pulmonary Edema
538Pulmonary Embolism
539Pulmonary Exercise Stress Test
540Pulmonary Fibrosis
541Pulmonary Function Tests
542Pulmonary Function Tests: When Your Infant Needs Spirometry
543Pulmonary Hypertension
544Pulmonary Nodule, Solitary
545Pulmonary Sarcoidosis
546Pulse Oximetry Screening for Congenital Heart Defects
547Puncture Wound (Foot)
548Puncture Wound (General)
549Purinethol: Generic Name Mercaptopurine
550Pursed-Lip Breathing
551Putting on Compression Stockings
552Pyelonephritis
553Pyelonephritis, Female (Adult)
554Pyelonephritis, Male (Adult)
555Pyeloplasty
556Pyloric Stenosis
557Pyogenic Granuloma
558Pyrethrins; Piperonyl Butoxide
559Pyrimethamine; Sulfadoxine
560Pyrithione Zinc
 
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