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1H. Pylori Infection with Peptic Ulcer
2H1N1 Influenza A (Swine Flu) Virus Vaccine
3Haemophilus Influenzae Antibody
4Haemophilus influenzae type b Conjugate Vaccine
5Haemophilus influenzae type b Conjugate Vaccine; Hepatitis B Vaccine, Recombinant
7Half-Mask and Full-Face Respirators
10Hamstring Curl (Strength)
11Hamstring Curl After Injury
12Hamstring Curl for ACL Healing
13Hamstring Curls
14Hamstring Stretch
15Hamstring Stretch (Flexibility)
16Hamstring Stretch (with Towel)
17Hand and Wrist Exercises: Finger Grip and Release
18Hand and Wrist Exercises: Forearm Roll
19Hand and Wrist Exercises: Wrist Flexion
20Hand Contusion
21Hand Contusion (Child)
22Hand Exercises: Rehabilitation Services Home Program
23Hand Foot and Mouth Disease
24Hand Foot Mouth Disease (Child)
25Hand Hygiene Is the Number 1 Way to Prevent the Spread of Infections
26Hand Sprain
27Hand Therapy Health History
28Hand Washing and Cleansing
29Handwashing: Tips for Patients, Family, and Friends
31Having a Bone Graft
32Having a Brain Perfusion Scan
33Having a Burr Hole Procedure
34Having a Craniectomy
35Having a Discogram
36Having a Foraminotomy
37Having a Gallium Scan
38Having a Lumbar Puncture
39Having a Meckel’s Scan (Child)
40Having a Percutaneous Balloon Pericardiotomy
41Having a Septal Myectomy
42Having a Thoracic Epidural Injection
43Having a Trabeculectomy
44Having a Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
45Having a Vasectomy: Before, During, and After the Procedure
46Having a Vitrectomy
47Having Achilles Tendon Repair Surgery
48Having an Electroencephalography (EEG)
49Having an Evoked Potential Test
50Having Ankle Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation
51Having Ankle Fusion
52Having Ankle Replacement Surgery
53Having Arm Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
54Having Bowel Surgery: Continent Ileostomy
55Having Bowel Surgery: Ileoanal Pouch
56Having Bowel Surgery: Limited Bowel Resection
57Having Bowel Surgery: Proctocolectomy with Permanent Ileostomy
58Having Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy (CRT)
59Having Carotid Angioplasty and Stenting
60Having Carotid Artery Stenting
61Having Carotid Endarterectomy
62Having Catheter Ablation
63Having Chemical Cardioversion
64Having Clavicle Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
65Having Contrast Echocardiography
66Having Corneal Ring Implantation
67Having Corneal Transplantation
68Having Dacryocystorhinostomy
69Having Elbow Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
70Having Electrical Cardioversion
71Having EMG and NCS Tests
72Having Endovascular Repair of an Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
73Having Extreme Lateral Interbody Fusion (XLIF)
74Having Femur Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
75Having Fiberoptic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES)
76Having Hernia Surgery: Patch Repair
77Having Hernia Surgery: Traditional Repair
78Having Hip Resurfacing
79Having Inferior Vena Cava (IVC) Filter Placement
80Having Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump Therapy
81Having Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
82Having Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
83Having Laparoscopic Hernia Repair: TAPP
84Having Laparoscopic Hernia Repair: TEP
85Having Laser Photocoagulation for Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)
86Having Lateral Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
87Having Lead Extraction
88Having Loop Recorder Implantation
89Having Meniscal Transplant Surgery
90Having Minimally Invasive Lumbar Diskectomy
91Having Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Replacement
92Having Minimally Invasive Scoliosis Surgery (Child)
93Having Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery (MISS)
94Having Minimally Invasive Total Hip Replacement
95Having Minimally Invasive Total Knee Replacement
96Having Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass (CABG) Surgery
97Having Open Colon Surgery
98Having Open Mitral Valve Replacement
99Having Percutaneous Transcatheter Treatment of Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
100Having Pericardial Window Surgery
101Having Pericardiectomy
102Having Pericardiocentesis
103Having Photodynamic Therapy for Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)
104Having Pneumatic Retinopexy
105Having Posterior Tibialis Tendon Surgery
106Having Rectal Surgery
107Having Reverse Total Shoulder Replacement
108Having Robotic-Assisted Myomectomy
109Having Robotic-Assisted Sacrocolpopexy (RASC)
110Having Scleral Buckling Surgery
111Having Sonohysterography (Uterine Ultrasound)
112Having Surgical Thrombectomy
113Having Tibia/Fibula Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
114Having Transcatheter Repair for Coarctation of the Aorta
115Having Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion (TLIF)
116Having Vagus Nerve Stimulator Placement
117Having Varicocele Embolization
118HCG (Blood)
119HCG (Urine)
120HDL Cholesterol
121Head and Neck Cancer Symptom Survey
122Head Injuries in Children
123Head Injuries in Children_Somali
124Head Injuries in Children_Spanish
125Head Injury (Adult)
126Head Injury (Child)
127Head Injury with Sleep Monitoring (Adult)
128Head Injury with Sleep Monitoring (Child)
129Head Lice
130Head Lice
131Head Tilt / Upper Trapezius Stretch (Flexibility)
132Head Trauma (Traumatic Brain Injury)
133Headache After Spinal Tap (No Patch)
134Headache After Spinal Tap (with Patch)
135Headache Impact Test
136Headache, Cluster
137Headache, Migraine, Classic
138Headache, Tension
139Headache, Unspecified
140Heads Up: Concussions MSM
141Healing after a Concussion
142Healing After a Heart Attack_UMMC
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 Agent and Advance Care Planning-Honoring Choices-Spanish
149Health Care-Associated Pneumonia
150Health Effects of Smoking
151Health Insurance and Your Out-of-Pocket Costs
152Health Insurance and Your Out-of-Pocket Costs: Knowing the Difference between Wellness Visits and
153Health Insurance and Your Out-of-Pocket Costs: The Difference between Physical Visits and Office Visits
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 Sleep Habits
166Healthy Snacking
167Healthy Tips for Eating Out
168Healthy You! Frequently Asked Questions
169Healthy You: New Patient Letter
170Hearing Aid Checklist
171Hearing Aid Program
172Hearing Aid Program
173Hearing Aids for Children
174Hearing Health Treatment Plan
175Hearing Problems and Speech and Language Milestones
176Hearing Protection: Measuring Sound
177Hearing Protection: Quiz
178Hearing Protection: Your Hearing Test
179Hearing Screening for Newborns: Why it Matters
180Hearing Tests for Infants and Children
181Hearing, Speech and Language Milestones
182Heart Attacks
183Heart Attack: Back at Home
184Heart Attack: Leaving the Hospital
185Heart Attack: Questions for Your Health Care Team
186Heart Attack: Returning to Sexual Activity
187Heart Attack: Your Risk Factor Action Plan
188Heart Catheterization and Biopsy: Pediatric Heart Transplant
189Heart Disease Education
190Heart Failure
191Heart Failure, Congestive
192Heart Failure: Being Active
193Heart Failure: Dealing with Sleep Problems
194Heart Failure: Evaluating Your Heart
195Heart Failure: Know Your Baselines
196Heart Failure: Making Changes to Your Diet
197Heart Failure: Medicines to Help Your Heart
198Heart Failure: Procedures That May Help
199Heart Failure: Questions and Answers
200Heart Failure: Tracking Your Weight
201Heart Failure: Travel Concerns
202Heart Failure: Warning Signs of a Flare-Up
203Heart Glossary
204Heart Medicines After Bypass Surgery
205Heart Murmur, All Types (Child)
206Heart Murmur, Functional (Child)
207Heart Murmurs
208Heart Transplant: A Guide for Patients and Their Families
209Heart Valve Problems
210Heart Valve Problems: Aortic Insufficiency
211Heart Valve Problems: Aortic Stenosis
212Heart Valve Problems: Mitral Insufficiency
213Heart Valve Problems: Mitral Valve Prolapse
214Heart Valve Problems: Mitral Valve Stenosis
215Heart Valve Surgery
216Heart-Healthy Recipes
217Heat Cramps
218Heat Exhaustion
219Heat Illness MSM
220Heat Rash (Child)
221Heat Rash [Infant]
222Heat Rash [Neonate]
223Heat Stress: Warning Signs
225Heavy Menstrual Bleeding
226Heel Slides
227Heel Spur
228Helicobacter Pylori Antibody
229Helicobacter Pylori Culture
230Help for Smokers: What Are Your Reasons for Quitting?
231Help with Breathing and Advance Care Planning-Honoring Choices
232Help with Breathing and Advance Care Planning-Honoring Choices-Hmong
233Help with Breathing and Advance Care Planning-Honoring Choices-Russian
234Help with Breathing and Advance Care Planning-Honoring Choices-Spanish
235Helpful Tips for Your Visit: Your Child's Transplant Evaluation
236Helpful Tips for Your Visit: Your Child's Transplant Evaluation Day
237Helping a Loved One Cope with Depression
238Helping Baby Latch
239Helping Siblings Cope with Your Child's Surgery
240Helping Your Child Cope with Childhood Cerebral Adrenal Leukodystrophy (ALD): Making Functional Tasks Easier
241Helping Your Child Cope with Injections
242Helping Your Child Eat Healthy for Life
243Helping Your Child Maintain a Healthy Weight
244Helping Your Teen Cope with Chronic Illness
245Helping Your Teen Lose Weight
246Helping Your Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Heal
247Helping Yourself Through Grief and Loss
251Hematuria: Possible Causes
256Hemodialysis Access Bleeding
258Hemoglobin (Fetal)
259Hemoglobin C
260Hemoglobin S
261Hemophilia, Established Diagnosis
262Hemophilia, New Diagnosis
265Henoch-Schönlein Purpura
266Hepatic Angiography
267Hepatitis A
268Hepatitis A (HAV) Infection
269Hepatitis A Antibody
270Hepatitis A Vaccine, Inactivated
271Hepatitis A Vaccine, Inactivated; Hepatitis B Vaccine, Recombinant
272Hepatitis B
273Hepatitis B Core Antibody
274Hepatitis B Surface Antigen
275Hepatitis C
276Hepatitis C and HCV Infection
277Hepatitis C Antibody
278Hepatitis C: Getting Support
279Hepatitis C: Glossary
280Hepatitis C: Know the Facts
281Hepatitis C: Preventing the Spread
282Hepatitis C: Protecting Your Liver
283Hepatitis C: Should You Get Tested?
284Hepatitis Panel
285Hepatitis, Cause Unknown (Test Pending)
286Hepatitis, Viral (Type A)
287Hepatitis, Viral (Type B)
288Hepatitis, Viral (Type C)
289Hepatitis, Viral (Type Pending)
291Herb and Spice Quiz
292Herbst Appliance
293Hernia (Adult)
294Hernia Repair
295Hernia Repair Surgery
296Hernias in the Newborn
297Herniated Intervertebral Disk
300Herpes Genitalis, Hsv: Type Ii
301Herpes Keratitis
302Herpes Simplex
303Herpes Simplex Virus Antibody
304Herpes Zoster
305Herpes Zoster Virus Vaccine
306Herpes: Caring for Sores
307Herpes: Treatment with Medication
308Hetastarch; Dextrose; Electrolytes
310Hexalen: Altretamine
311Hexalen: Generic Name Altretamine
313HIDA Scan
314Hidradenitis Suppurativa, Abx
315Hidradenitis Suppurativa, Incision and Drainage
316High Blood Pressure and Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)
317High Blood Pressure and Kidney Disease
318High Blood Pressure and Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD)
319High Blood Pressure and Pregnancy-Spanish
320High Blood Pressure in Pregnancy
321High Blood Pressure, Established, Out of Control
322High Blood Sugar (Hyperglycemia)
323High Calorie, High-Protein Recipes
324High Cholesterol and Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD)
325High Cholesterol: Assessing Your Risk
326High Dose Rate Brachytherapy: Treating Gynecological Cancer
327High Potency B Complex with B-12 and C
328High Potency B with C
329High-Fiber Diet
330Hip Abduction (Strength)
331Hip Abduction with External Rotation (Strength)
332Hip Abduction, Quadruped (Strength)
333Hip Adduction (Strength)
334Hip Adductor Stretch (Flexibility)
335Hip and Knee Patient Questionnaire
336Hip Arthritis and Replacement
337Hip Arthroscopy: After Surgery
338Hip Arthroscopy: Before Surgery
339Hip Arthroscopy: Removing Loose Bodies
340Hip Arthroscopy: Repairing Chondral Damage
341Hip Arthroscopy: Repairing Femoroacetabular Impingement
342Hip Arthroscopy: Repairing Labral Tears
343Hip Arthroscopy: Repairing Synovitis and Arthritis
344Hip Contusion
345Hip Dislocation, Traumatic, (Reduced)
346Hip Extension (Strength)
347Hip Flexor Stretch (Flexibility)
348Hip Fracture
349Hip Fracture Surgery: Hospital Recovery
350Hip Fracture Surgery: Preparation
351Hip Fracture Surgery: Recovering at Home
352Hip Fracture Surgery: Types
353Hip Pain
354Hip Precautions
355Hip Revision
356Hip Rotation (Flexibility)
357Hip Safety: Dressing
358Hip Safety: Getting Into and Out of a Car
359Hip Safety: Getting Into and Out of Bed
360Hip Safety: Mastering Daily Tasks
361Hip Safety: Sitting
362Hip Safety: Sleeping Positions
363Hip Safety: Using the Toilet
364Hip Strain
365Hiring Caregivers for Spinal Cord Injury
367HIV Genotypic Resistance
368HIV Questionnaire
369HIV Testing, Off-Site Referral
370HIV Viral Load
371HIV-1 Antibody
372HIV-1/HIV-2 Rapid Screen
373HIV-AIDS, New Dx
374Hives (Adult)
375Hives (Child)
376Hives [Infant]
377Hives [Neonate]
378HLA Antibody
379HLA Antigen
380HLA-B27 Antigen
381Holding Your Baby While Breastfeeding
382Holter Monitor
383Homatropine Hydrobromide
384Homatropine; Hydrocodone
385Home Care After a Pacemaker or ICD Battery Change_FSH Minnesota Heart Clinic
386Home Care After a Pacemaker or ICD Procedure_FSH
387Home Care After Chemotherapy (Child)
388Home Contract Consequence Guide
389Home Fire Safety
390Home Infusion Therapy
391Home Infusion Therapy: Checking Your Supplies
392Home Infusion Therapy: Handling Supplies Safely
393Home Infusion Therapy: Preventing Infection
394Home Instructions for Your Child After Sedation
395Home instructions for your child after sedation: Spanish
396Home Oxygen Safety Tips
397Home Oxygen Safety:
398Home Safety After Joint Surgery
399Home Safety Checklist: Minnesota Poison Control System
400Home Safety for Infants and Children
403Honoring Choices Minnesota: Health Care Directive
404Honoring Choices MN/WI: Health Care Directive_Hmong
405Honoring Choices MN/WI: Health Care Directive_Russian
406Honoring Choices MN/WI: Health Care Directive_Somali
407Honoring Choices MN/WI: Health Care Directive_Spanish
408Hormone Changes During Menopause
409Hormone Therapy for Breast Cancer
410Hormone Therapy for Prostate Cancer
411Hormone Therapy for Women
412Hormones Control Your Menstrual Cycle
413Horse Chestnut, Aesculus hippocastanum
414Hospice Medicare Election Statement
415Hospice Medicare Election Statement
416Hospice: As Death Nears
417Hospice: The Importance of Managing Pain
418Hospice: Understanding and Caring for Dyspnea
419Hospital Discharge: What to Expect
420How a Hernia Develops
421How Acid Reflux Affects Your Throat
422How Birth Control Works
423How Bones Heal
424How Delirium Is Treated?
425How Electrothermal Catheter Therapy Works
426How Food Moves Through Your Body
427How Hearing Aids Can Help You
428How Hearing Aids Can Help Your Child
429How I Manage My Heart Failure
430How Laparoscopy Is Done
431How Pituitary Hormones Affect the Body
432How Smoking Affects Pregnancy
433How the Colon Works
434How the Eye Works
435How the Heart Works
436How the Liver Works
437How to Bottle-Feed
438How to Breastfeed
439How to Brush Your Teeth
440How to Call for Emergency Help
441How to Change and Clean Your Child's Tracheostomy
442How to Check Your Blood Sugar
443How to Collect a 24-hour Urine Sample
444How to Conserve Your Energy and Simplify Your Work
445How to Control Nausea and Vomiting
446How to Diaper
447How to Exchange Your CADD Pump
448How to Floss Your Teeth
449How to Flush Your IV Line
450How to Help Prevent Delirium
451How to Judge the Size of Servings
452How to Know Your Baby Is Getting Enough Milk
453How to Measure and Inject Insulin
454How to Measure and Inject Two Kinds of Insulin
455How to Prep Your Skin for Surgery: Getting Ready for Surgery at the Womens Health Center_Somali
456How to Prep Your Skin for Surgery: Getting Ready for Surgery at the Womens Health Center_Spanish
457How to Prepare Your Skin for Surgery: Getting Ready for Surgery at the Women's Health Center
458How to Prevent the Spread of Tuberculosis
459How to Put on a Condom
460How to Read Nutrition Labels
461How to Regain Feeling around Your Scar
462How to Request Integrative Therapies_UMACH
463How to Score PHQ-9
464How to Set Up and Infuse Your TPN
465How to Set Up and Infuse Your TPN
466How to Shower before Heart Surgery
467How to Shower before Heart Surgery
468How to Take Your Pulse
469How to Use a 24-Hour Bladder Diary
470How to Use a Cane
471How to Use Crutches
472How to Use Eyedrops
473How to Use this Handbook: Your Care on the BMT Unit
474How You Hear
475How Your Back Works
476How Your Child’s Liver Works
477How Your Heart Works
478How Your Heart Works - Animation
479How Your Hip Works
480How Your Kidneys Work
481How Your Knee Works
482How Your Lungs Work
483HPV and Cancer Prevention: What Parents Should Know
484HPV and Cancer Prevention: What Parents Should Know
485HPV and Genital Warts: Taking Care of Yourself
486HPV and Genital Warts: Understanding Your Diagnosis
487HSG (Hysterosalpingogram) Discharge Instructions
489Human Bite
490Human Bites
491Human Chorionic Gonadotropin, HCG
492Human Papillomavirus (HPV)
493Human Papillomavirus Bivalent Vaccine
494Human Papillomavirus Quadrivalent Vaccine
495Hunt-Hess Grades of Brain Aneurysms
496Huntington Disease
497Hurler E Equipment Section: Helpful Equipment: For Children with Hurler Syndrome
499Hycamtin: Generic Name Topotecan
500Hycamtin: Topotecan
502Hydralazine; Hydrochlorothiazide, HCTZ
503Hydralazine; Isosorbide Dinitrate, ISDN
504Hydrea: Generic Name Hydroxyurea
505Hydrea: Hydoxyurea
506Hydrocele in the Newborn
507Hydrocele Surgery (Hydrocelectomy)
508Hydrocele, Communicating Type
509Hydrocele, Non-Communicating Type
510Hydrocele, Type Not Specified
511Hydrochlorothiazide, HCTZ
512Hydrochlorothiazide, HCTZ; Irbesartan
513Hydrochlorothiazide, HCTZ; Losartan
514Hydrochlorothiazide, HCTZ; Methyldopa
515Hydrochlorothiazide, HCTZ; Olmesartan
516Hydrochlorothiazide, HCTZ; Propranolol
517Hydrochlorothiazide, HCTZ; Quinapril
518Hydrochlorothiazide, HCTZ; Spironolactone
519Hydrochlorothiazide, HCTZ; Telmisartan
520Hydrochlorothiazide, HCTZ; Triamterene
521Hydrochlorothiazide, HCTZ; Valsartan
523Hydrocodone; Ibuprofen
524Hydrocodone; Phenylephrine
525Hydrocodone; Potassium Guaiacolsulfonate
526Hydrocodone; Potassium Guaiacolsulfonate; Pseudoephedrine
527Hydrocodone; Pseudoephedrine
528Hydrocortisone; Lidocaine
529Hydrocortisone; Neomycin; Polymyxin B
530Hydrocortisone; Pramoxine
536Hylan G-F 20
538Hyoscyamine; Methenamine; Methylene Blue; Phenyl Salicylate; Sodium Biphosphate
540Hyperemesis Gravidarum
542Hypermobility: Benign Joint Hypermobility Syndrome (BJHS)
544Hypertension, Established
545Hypertension, New (Begin Treatment)
546Hypertension, To Be Confirmed
548Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
549Hyperventilation Syndrome
552Hypocalcemia (Adult)
553Hypocalcemia (Child)
554Hypoglycemia (Low Blood Sugar)
555Hypoglycemia in Diabetes
556Hypoglycemia, Nondiabetic
557Hypoglycemia, Oral Diabetic Medicine
558Hypoglycemic Reaction (Child)
559Hypoglycemic Reaction (Infant/Toddler)
560Hypoglycemic Reaction (Newborn)
563Hypotension, All Causes
564Hypotension, Orthostatic
565Hypothermia Prevention
566Hypothermia Treatment
570Hysterectomy Options: LSH
571Hysterectomy: Surgical Procedures
572Hysterectomy: Your Experience
573Hysterosalpingogram (HSG)
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