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1Pacemaker Malfunction
2Pacemakers
3Paclitaxel
4Padimate O
5Pain Control (Child)
6Pain Control (Infant/Toddler)
7Pain Control (Neonate)
8Pain Management
9Pain Relief Methods for Temporomandibular Disorders (TMD)
10Pain, Uncertain Cause (Acute)
11Palifermin
12Paliperidone
13Palivizumab
14Palonosetron
15Palpitations
16Pamidronate
17Pancreatic Polypeptide
18Pancreatin
19Pancreatitis
20Pancrelipase
21Pancuronium
22Panic Attack
23Panitumumab
24Pantoprazole
25Pantothenic Acid, Vitamin B5
26Pap
27Pap Test
28Papain; Urea
29Papaverine
30Para-Aminobenzoic Acid, PABA
31Paracentesis
32Paraesthesias
33Paraphimosis
34Parathyroid Hormone
35Parathyroid Surgery
36Parathyroid Surgery: Your Evaluation
37Paricalcitol
38Parkinson's Disease: Coping Tips for Caregivers
39Parkinson's Disease: Home Safety
40Parkinson's Disease: Planning for the Future
41Parkinson’s Disease: Coping with Your Emotions
42Parkinson’s Disease: Managing Day to Day
43Parkinson’s Disease: Tips for Taking Medications
44Parkinson’s Disease: Understanding Your Medications
45Paromomycin
46Paronychia
47Paronychia (Child)
48Paronychia (Infant/Toddler)
49Paronychia (Neonate)
50Parotidectomy
51Paroxetine
52Partial Cystectomy
53Partial Dentures
54Partial Seizures: Know What to Do
55Partial Seizures: Staying Healthy
56Partial Thromboplastin Time
57Parts of a Foot
58Parts of a Hand
59Parts of the Mouth
60Parts of the Shoulder
61Parts of the Throat and Neck
62Parvovirus
63Pasireotide
64Pat (P.A.T.)
65Patella Fracture
66Patellar Dislocation / Subluxation
67Patent Ductus Arteriosus (PDA) in Premature Infants
68Pazopanib
69PD Catheter Access: Placing the Catheter
70Pediatric Hernia Surgery: Inguinal (Groin) Hernia Repair
71Pediatric Hernia Surgery: Umbilical Hernia Repair
72Pediatric Skeletal Anatomy
73Pediatric Skeletal Growth
74Pediatric Urology Glossary
75Pegademase Bovine
76Pegaptanib
77Pegaspargase
78Pegfilgrastim
79Peginesatide
80Peginterferon Alfa-2a
81Peginterferon Alfa-2b
82Pegloticase
83Pegvisomant
84Pelvic Fracture
85Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
86Pelvic Laparoscopy
87Pelvic Organ Prolapse: After Surgery
88Pelvic Organ Prolapse: Nonsurgical Treatment
89Pelvic Organ Prolapse: Surgery for Cystocele
90Pelvic Organ Prolapse: Surgery for Incontinence
91Pelvic Organ Prolapse: Surgery for Rectocele and Enterocele
92Pelvic Organ Prolapse: Surgery for Uterine Prolapse
93Pelvic Organ Prolapse: Surgery for Vaginal Vault Prolapse
94Pelvic Pain In Pregnancy: Unclear (2-3 Trimester)
95Pelvic Pain, Unknown Cause
96Pelvic Tilt, Leg Lift for Back Pain During Pregnancy
97Pelvic Ultrasound
98Pemetrexed
99Pemirolast
100Pemoline
101Penbutolol
102Penciclovir
103Pendulum Exercise for Use with Shoulder Repair Surgeries
104Penicillamine
105Penicillin G
106Penicillin G Benzathine
107Penicillin G Benzathine; Penicillin G Procaine
108Penicillin G Procaine
109Penicillin V
110Penile Self-Injection Procedure
111Penile Self-Injection: Notes and Precautions
112Pentamidine
113Pentazocine
114Pentetate Calcium Trisodium, Ca-DTPA
115Pentetate Zinc Trisodium, Zn-DTPA
116Pentobarbital
117Pentosan
118Pentostatin
119Pentoxifylline
120People You May See in the NICU
121Peptic Ulcer
122Peptic Ulcer (H. Pylori Infection Only)
123Peptic Ulcer Disease (All Causes)
124Percutaneous Biliary Drainage
125Percutaneous Diagnosis of Chest, Lung Problems
126Percutaneous Nephrostomy
127Perflutren Lipid Microspheres
128Perflutren Protein-Type A Microspheres
129Pergolide
130Peri-Anal Abscess, Abx Only
131Peri-Anal Abscess, I And D
132Peri-Orbital Cellulitis
133Pericarditis
134Pericarditis
135Perimenopause
136Perindopril
137Periodic Breathing (Infant)
138Periodontal Disease: Bone Replacement Graft
139Periodontal Disease: Crown Lengthening
140Periodontal Disease: Guided Tissue Regeneration (GTR)
141Periodontal Disease: If You Need Surgery
142Periodontal Disease: Nonsurgical Treatments
143Periodontal Disease: Pocket Reduction Surgery
144Periodontal Disease: Soft Tissue Graft
145Peripheral Angiography
146Peripheral Angioplasty
147Peripheral Arterial Stent
148Peripheral Arterial Thrombolysis
149Peripheral Artery Bypass Surgery
150Peripheral Blood Stem Cell Transplant (PBSCT) for Cancer
151Peripheral Edema, Bilateral
152Peripheral Edema, Unilateral
153Peripheral Vascular Disease
154Peripheral Venous Thrombolysis
155Peripherally Inserted Central Catheter (PICC)
156Peritoneal Dialysis (PD)
157Peritonsillar Abscess
158Peritonsillar Abscess
159Peritonsillar Infection Abx Only, No I And D
160Periventricular Leukomalacia (PVL) in the Premature Infant
161Permethrin
162Peroneal Nerve Palsy
163Perphenazine
164Perphenazine; Amitriptyline
165Personal Hygiene Basics
166Personality Disorder
167Pertussis (6 Yr-Adult)
168Pertussis (Under 6 Yr)
169Pertussis (Whooping Cough): When to Go to Emergency
170Pertuzumab
171Petechiae (Child)
172Petechiae (Infant/Toddler)
173Phantom Sensation and Phantom Pain After Amputation
174Pharyngeal Abrasion
175Pharyngeal Foreign Body, Removed
176Pharyngitis, Report Pending
177Pharyngitis, Strep (Confirmed)
178Pharyngitis, Strep (Presumed)
179Pharyngitis, Strep, Confirmed (Child)
180Pharyngitis, Strep, Confirmed (Infant/Toddler)
181Pharyngitis, Strep, Presumed (Child)
182Pharyngitis, Strep, Presumed (Infant/Toddler)
183Pharyngitis, Viral
184Phenazopyridine
185Phendimetrazine
186Phenelzine
187Phenobarbital
188Phenobarbital
189Phenoxybenzamine
190Phentermine
191Phentermine; Topiramate
192Phentolamine
193Phenylephrine
194Phenylephrine; Promethazine
195Phenylketonuria (PKU)
196Phenylpropanolamine
197Phenytoin
198Phenytoin
199Phimosis
200Phosphorated Carbohydrate Solution
201Phosphorus
202Phosphorus Salts
203Photodynamic Therapy (PDT) for Cancer
204Phototherapy for Newborn Jaundice
205Physical Assault
206Physical Assault, Prevention
207Physical Fitness and Spinal Cord Injury (SCI)
208Physical Problems After Brain Injury
209Physostigmine
210Phytonadione, Vitamin K1
211Phytophotodermatitis
212PICC Line Care
213Pierced Ear Lobe Infection
214Pilocarpine
215Pilonidal Cyst
216Pilonidal Cyst, Infected (Abx Only)
217Pilonidal Cyst, Infected (Incision And Drainage)
218Pilonidal Cyst, Not Infected
219Pimecrolimus
220Pimozide
221Pindolol
222Pinworms
223Pioglitazone
224Pipecuronium
225Piperacillin
226Piperacillin; Tazobactam
227Pirbuterol
228Piroxicam
229Pitavastatin
230Pituitary Gland Surgery
231Pityriasis Rosea
232Placenta Previa
233Planning for Cervical Disk Surgery
234Planning for Travel When You Have Diabetes
235Planning to Quit Smoking
236Plantar Fasciitis
237Plantar Warts
238Plasmodium (Blood)
239Platelet Antibody
240Platelets
241Playground Safety
242Pleconaril
243Plerixafor
244Pleural Effusion
245Pleural Effusion
246Pleurisy
247Pleurisy
248Plicamycin
249PMS: Tracking Your Symptoms
250Pneumococcal Vaccine, Polyvalent
251Pneumocystis Jirovecii (Tissue, Fluid)
252Pneumonia (Adult)
253Pneumonia (Child)
254Pneumonia in Children
255Pneumothorax (Collapsed Lung)
256Pneumothorax in Children
257Pneumothorax, Blunt Trauma
258Pneumothorax, Spontaneous
259Podofilox
260Podophyllum
261Poison Ivy Dermatitis
262Poison Ivy Dermatitis (Child)
263Poison Ivy Dermatitis (Infant/Toddler)
264Poison Ivy Dermatitis (Neonate)
265Poison Oak Dermatitis
266Poison Oak Dermatitis (Child)
267Poison Oak, Dermatitis (Infant/Toddler)
268Poison Oak, Dermatitis (Neonate)
269Poison Proof Your Home
270Poisoning, Non-Toxic (Child)
271Policosanol
272Poliovirus Vaccine Live Oral, OPV
273Poliovirus Vaccine, Inactivated, IPV
274Poly-ureaurethane
275Polycarbophil
276Polycythemia and Hyperviscosity in the Newborn
277Polyethylene Glycol
278Polyethylene Glycol; Electrolytes
279Polyethylene Glycol; Electrolytes; Bisacodyl
280Polyhydramnios
281Polymyxin B
282Polymyxin B; Trimethoprim
283Polysaccharide-Iron Complex
284Pomalidomide
285Ponatinib
286Poractant Alfa
287Porfimer
288Porphyrins (Urine)
289Portuguese Man-Of-War Sting
290Posaconazole
291Positron Emission Tomography (PET) Scan
292Possible Causes of Dizziness or Fainting
293Possible Causes of Low Back or Leg Pain
294Possible Miscarriage (Threatened Abortion)
295Post Op Wound Check, Bleeding
296Post Op Wound Check, General
297Post Op Wound Check, Infection
298Post Op Wound Check, Pain
299Post-Hip Replacement: Abduction, Adduction
300Post-Hip Replacement: Ankle Pumps, Quad Sets, Leg Raises
301Post-Op Tips: Back
302Post-Op Tips: Foot
303Post-Op Tips: Knee
304Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Traumatic Brain Injury
305Postnatal: When to Call the Doctor
306Postsurgery Checklist
307Postsurgical Coughing
308Postsurgical Deep Breathing
309Postural Drainage
310Potassium
311Potassium Citrate
312Potassium Iodide, KI
313Potassium Salts
314Povidone-Iodine
315Pralatrexate
316Pralidoxime
317Pramipexole
318Pramlintide
319Prasterone, Dehydroepiandrosterone, DHEA
320Prasugrel
321Pravastatin
322Prazepam
323Praziquantel
324Prazosin
325Pre-Hip Replacement Exercises for the Legs
326Pre-Hip Replacement: Ankle Pumps, Quad Sets, Leg Raises
327Pre-Knee Replacement: Ankle Pumps, Quad Sets, Leg Raises
328Pre-Knee Replacement: Knee Bends/Extensions, Heel Slides
329Prealbumin (Blood)
330Precare Chewable
331Precare Conceive
332PreCare® Prenatal
333Precocious Puberty (Early Puberty)
334Prediabetes
335Prednicarbate
336Prednisolone
337Prednisolone; Sulfacetamide
338Prednisone
339Pregabalin
340Pregnancy After Age 35
341Pregnancy and Childbirth: Abdominal Cerclage
342Pregnancy and Childbirth: Intrauterine Growth Restriction (IUGR)
343Pregnancy and Childbirth: Premature Rupture of the Membranes (PROM)
344Pregnancy and Childbirth: Transvaginal Cerclage
345Pregnancy and Childbirth: What to Bring to the Hospital
346Pregnancy, Established, Normal Symptoms
347Pregnancy, New Dx
348Pregnancy: Body Changes
349Pregnancy: Common Questions
350Pregnancy: More Common Questions
351Pregnancy: Planning Your Exercise Routine
352Pregnancy: Your First Trimester Changes
353Pregnancy: Your Second Trimester Changes
354Pregnancy: Your Third Trimester Changes
355Pregnancy: Your Weight
356Premature Labor
357Premature Ventricular Contractions
358PrenaFirst
359Prenatal 19
360Prenatal Care for a Healthy Baby
361Prenatal H
362Prenatal Multivitamins and Minerals
363Prenatal Plus Tablets
364Prenatal Rx 1
365Prenatal U
366Prenatal Ultrasound
367Prenate Elite™
368Prenate Ultra
369Prenavite
370Preparing for a Craniotomy
371Preparing for a Visit with Your Health Care Provider
372Preparing for Back Surgery
373Preparing for Carotid Artery Stenting
374Preparing for Carotid Endarterectomy
375Preparing for Electrothermal Catheter Therapy
376Preparing for Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
377Preparing for Orthognathic Surgery
378Preparing for Outpatient Surgery
379Preparing for Pregnancy
380Preparing Your 0- to 12-Month-Old for Surgery
381Preparing Your 1- to 2-Year-Old for Surgery
382Preparing Your 13- to 18-Year-Old for Surgery
383Preparing Your 3- to 5-Year-Old for Surgery
384Preparing Your 6- to 12-Year-Old for Surgery
385Preparing Your Home After Stroke
386Preparing Your Residual Limb for a Prosthesis
387Pressure Ulcers: Common Sites
388Presurgery Checklist
389Prevent Heat-Related Illness in Your Child
390Preventing Bleeding During Chemotherapy
391Preventing Cancer
392Preventing Central Line Infections
393Preventing Common Respiratory Infections
394Preventing Deep Vein Thrombosis
395Preventing Deep Vein Thrombosis After Surgery
396Preventing Falls in the Home
397Preventing Falls on the Job
398Preventing Falls: Are You At Risk of Falling?
399Preventing Falls: How to Prepare and What to Do
400Preventing Falls: In the Hospital
401Preventing Falls: Make Your Health a Priority
402Preventing Falls: Making Changes in Your Living Space
403Preventing Falls: Moving Safely Out of a Chair and Bed
404Preventing Falls: Moving Safely Outside
405Preventing Falls: Moving Safely Using a Cane or Walker
406Preventing Falls: Staying Active
407Preventing Food Poisoning
408Preventing Kidney Stones
409Preventing Latex Allergy
410Preventing Lyme Disease
411Preventing Migraine Headaches: Medications and Lifestyle Changes
412Preventing Migraine Headaches: Triggers
413Preventing Osteoporosis: Avoiding Bone Loss
414Preventing Osteoporosis: Meeting Your Calcium Needs
415Preventing Osteoporosis: Staying Active
416Preventing Pneumonia
417Preventing Pressure Ulcers
418Preventing Recurrent Stroke: Eating Healthy
419Preventing Recurrent Stroke: Getting Active
420Preventing Repetitive Motion Injury: Shoulder
421Preventing Sinusitis
422Preventing Skin Cancer
423Preventing Slips on the Job
424Preventing Surgical Site Infections
425Preventing Tension-type Headaches
426Preventing the Spread of Infection
427Preventing the Spread of Infection: Understanding Isolation Procedures
428Preventing Traumatic Brain Injury
429Preventing Trips on the Job
430Preventing Vaginal Infection
431Preventing Vaginitis
432Prevention Guidelines, Ages 2 to 18
433Prevention Guidelines, Birth to Age 2
434Prevention Guidelines, Men Ages 18 to 39
435Prevention Guidelines, Men Ages 40 to 49
436Prevention Guidelines, Men Ages 50 to 64
437Prevention Guidelines, Men Ages 65 and Older
438Prevention Guidelines, Women Ages 18 to 39
439Prevention Guidelines, Women Ages 40 to 49
440Prevention Guidelines, Women Ages 50 to 64
441Prevention Guidelines, Women Ages 65 and Older
442Previte Rx
443Priapism
444Prilocaine
445Primacare®
446PrimaCare® ONE
447Primaquine
448Primidone
449Probenecid
450Problems Laparoscopic Hysterectomy Can Treat
451Problems Linked to ADHD
452Problems That Hysterectomy Can Treat
453Problems with the Senses After Brain Injury
454Problems with Thinking Skills After Brain Injury
455Probucol
456Procainamide
457Procaine
458Procarbazine
459Procedural Sedation (Adult)
460Procedural Sedation (Child)
461Procedures for Deep Vein Thrombosis
462Prochlorperazine
463Progesterone
464Progesterone
465Progressive Relaxation
466Proinsulin (Blood)
467Prolactin (Blood)
468Promethazine
469Promoting Good Sleep for Your Child
470Propafenone
471Propantheline
472Propofol
473Propoxyphene
474Propranolol
475Propylthiouracil, PTU
476Prostate Anatomy
477Prostate Biopsy
478Prostate Cancer Screening
479Prostate Cancer Screening: Making Your Decision
480Prostate Cancer Treatment: Interstitial Brachytherapy
481Prostate Cancer: Controlling Cancer Symptoms and Spread
482Prostate Cancer: Grading
483Prostate Cancer: Making a Treatment Plan
484Prostate Cancer: Staging
485Prostate Cancer: Surgery
486Prostate Needle Biopsy
487Prostate Problems and Related Urinary Symptoms
488Prostate Ultrasound
489Prostate-Specific Antigen
490Prostatitis
491Protamine
492Protect Your Child from the Flu
493Protect Your Newborn from Cigarette Smoke
494Protecting Patients from Pressure Ulcers
495Protecting Your Child from Viral Hepatitis Infection
496Protecting Your Foot After Foot Surgery
497Protecting Your Neck: Posture and Body Mechanics
498Protein C (Blood)
499Protein C Concentrate, Human
500Protein Electrophoresis (Blood)
501Protein S (Blood)
502Proteinuria
503Prothrombin Time
504Protoporphyrin (Blood)
505Protriptyline
506Pruritus Ani (Anal Itching)
507PSA Test
508Pseudoephedrine
509Psoriasis
510Psychosis
511Psyllium
512Pterygium
513Puberty: Normal Growth and Development in Boys
514Puberty: Normal Growth and Development in Girls
515Pulling a Patient Up in Bed
516Pulmonary (Lung) Histoplasmosis
517Pulmonary Angiography
518Pulmonary Edema
519Pulmonary Embolism
520Pulmonary Exercise Stress Test
521Pulmonary Fibrosis
522Pulmonary Function Tests
523Pulmonary Function Tests: When Your Infant Needs Spirometry
524Pulmonary Hypertension
525Pulmonary Nodule, Solitary
526Pulmonary Sarcoidosis
527Pulse Oximetry Screening for Congenital Heart Defects
528Puncture Wound, Foot
529Puncture Wound, General
530Pursed-Lip Breathing
531Putting on Compression Stockings
532Pyelonephritis, Female (Adult)
533Pyelonephritis, Male (Adult)
534Pyeloplasty
535Pyloric Stenosis, Suspected
536Pyogenic Granuloma
537Pyrantel
538Pyrazinamide, PZA
539Pyrethrins; Piperonyl Butoxide
540Pyridostigmine
541Pyridoxine, Vitamin B6
542Pyrimethamine
543Pyrimethamine; Sulfadoxine
544Pyrithione Zinc
 
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