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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 Foot and Mouth Disease
19Hand Foot Mouth Disease (Child)
20Hand Sprain
21Hand Washing and Cleansing
22Handwashing: Tips for Patients, Family, and Friends
24Having a Bone Graft
25Having a Brain Perfusion Scan
26Having a Burr Hole Procedure
27Having a Craniectomy
28Having a Discogram
29Having a Foraminotomy
30Having a Gallium Scan
31Having a Lumbar Puncture
32Having a Meckel’s Scan (Child)
33Having a Percutaneous Balloon Pericardiotomy
34Having a Septal Myectomy
35Having a Thoracic Epidural Injection
36Having a Trabeculectomy
37Having a Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
38Having a Vasectomy: Before, During, and After the Procedure
39Having a Vitrectomy
40Having Achilles Tendon Repair Surgery
41Having an Electroencephalography (EEG)
42Having an Evoked Potential Test
43Having Ankle Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation
44Having Ankle Fusion
45Having Ankle Replacement Surgery
46Having Arm Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
47Having Bowel Surgery: Continent Ileostomy
48Having Bowel Surgery: Ileoanal Pouch
49Having Bowel Surgery: Limited Bowel Resection
50Having Bowel Surgery: Proctocolectomy with Permanent Ileostomy
51Having Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy (CRT)
52Having Carotid Angioplasty and Stenting
53Having Carotid Artery Stenting
54Having Carotid Endarterectomy
55Having Catheter Ablation
56Having Chemical Cardioversion
57Having Clavicle Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
58Having Contrast Echocardiography
59Having Corneal Ring Implantation
60Having Corneal Transplantation
61Having Dacryocystorhinostomy
62Having Elbow Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
63Having Electrical Cardioversion
64Having EMG and NCS Tests
65Having Endovascular Repair of an Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
66Having Extreme Lateral Interbody Fusion (XLIF)
67Having Femur Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
68Having Fiberoptic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES)
69Having Hernia Surgery: Patch Repair
70Having Hernia Surgery: Traditional Repair
71Having Hip Resurfacing
72Having Inferior Vena Cava (IVC) Filter Placement
73Having Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump Therapy
74Having Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
75Having Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
76Having Laparoscopic Hernia Repair: TAPP
77Having Laparoscopic Hernia Repair: TEP
78Having Laser Photocoagulation for Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)
79Having Lateral Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
80Having Lead Extraction
81Having Loop Recorder Implantation
82Having Meniscal Transplant Surgery
83Having Minimally Invasive Lumbar Diskectomy
84Having Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Replacement
85Having Minimally Invasive Scoliosis Surgery (Child)
86Having Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery (MISS)
87Having Minimally Invasive Total Hip Replacement
88Having Minimally Invasive Total Knee Replacement
89Having Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass (CABG) Surgery
90Having Open Colon Surgery
91Having Open Mitral Valve Replacement
92Having Percutaneous Transcatheter Treatment of Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
93Having Pericardial Window Surgery
94Having Pericardiectomy
95Having Pericardiocentesis
96Having Photodynamic Therapy for Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)
97Having Pneumatic Retinopexy
98Having Posterior Tibialis Tendon Surgery
99Having Rectal Surgery
100Having Reverse Total Shoulder Replacement
101Having Robotic-Assisted Myomectomy
102Having Robotic-Assisted Sacrocolpopexy (RASC)
103Having Scleral Buckling Surgery
104Having Sonohysterography (Uterine Ultrasound)
105Having Surgical Thrombectomy
106Having Tibia/Fibula Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
107Having Transcatheter Repair for Coarctation of the Aorta
108Having Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion (TLIF)
109Having Vagus Nerve Stimulator Placement
110Having Varicocele Embolization
111HazCom: Anticancer Drugs (Chemotherapy)
112HazCom: Chemicals
113HazCom: Ethylene Oxide
114HazCom: Medical Gases
115HazCom: Radiation
116HazCom: Reading an MSDS
117HazCom: Understanding Container Labels
118HazCom: Understanding Warning Labels
119HCG (Blood)
120HCG (Urine)
121HDL Cholesterol
122Head Injury with Sleep Monitoring (Adult)
123Head Injury with Sleep Monitoring (Child)
124HEAD INJURY, No Wake-Up (Adult)
125HEAD INJURY, No Wake-Up (Child)
126Head Lice
127Head Trauma (Traumatic Brain Injury)
128Headache After Spinal Tap (No Patch)
129Headache After Spinal Tap (With Patch)
130Headache, Cluster
131Headache, Migraine, Classic
132Headache, Tension
133Headache, Unspecified
134Health Care Workers: Preventing Hepatitis B and C
135Health Care Workers: Preventing HIV Infection
136Health Care-Associated Pneumonia
137Health Effects of Smoking
138Health Insurance and Your Out-of-Pocket Costs: The Difference between Physical Visits and Office Visits
139Healthier Fast Food Choices
140Healthy Eating and Snacking
141Healthy Eating Habits During Pregnancy
142Healthy Eating on the Go
143Healthy Eating While Traveling
144Healthy Foods for the Whole Family
145Healthy Foods On the Go for Your Child
146Healthy Kidneys
147Healthy Lifestyle to Prevent Another Stroke
148Healthy Meals for Diabetes
149Healthy Snacking
150Healthy Tips for Eating Out
151Hearing Aid Program
152Hearing Aids for Children
153Hearing Protection: Measuring Sound
154Hearing Protection: Quiz
155Hearing Protection: Your Hearing Test
156Hearing Screening for Newborns: Why it Matters
157Hearing Tests for Infants and Children
158Hearing, Speech and Language Milestones
159Heart Attacks
160Heart Attack: Questions for Your Health Care Team
161Heart Attack: Your Risk Factor Action Plan
162Heart Disease Education
163Heart Failure
164Heart Failure, Congestive
165Heart Failure: Being Active
166Heart Failure: Dealing with Sleep Problems
167Heart Failure: Evaluating Your Heart
168Heart Failure: Know Your Baselines
169Heart Failure: Making Changes to Your Diet
170Heart Failure: Medicines to Help Your Heart
171Heart Failure: Procedures That May Help
172Heart Failure: Tracking Your Weight
173Heart Failure: Travel Concerns
174Heart Failure: Warning Signs of a Flare-Up
175Heart Glossary
176Heart Medicines After Bypass Surgery
177Heart Murmur, All Types (Child)
178Heart Murmur, Functional (Child)
179Heart Murmurs
180Heart Valve Problems
181Heart Valve Problems: Aortic Insufficiency
182Heart Valve Problems: Aortic Stenosis
183Heart Valve Problems: Mitral Insufficiency
184Heart Valve Problems: Mitral Valve Prolapse
185Heart Valve Problems: Mitral Valve Stenosis
186Heart Valve Surgery
187Heat Cramps
188Heat Exhaustion
189Heat Rash (Child)
190Heat Rash [Infant]
191Heat Rash [Neonate]
192Heat Stress: Warning Signs
194Heavy Menstrual Bleeding
195Heel Spur
196Helicobacter Pylori Antibody
197Helicobacter Pylori Culture
198Helpful Tips for Your Visit: Your Child's Transplant Evaluation
199Helping Siblings Cope with Your Child's Surgery
200Helping Your Child Eat Healthy for Life
201Helping Your Child Maintain a Healthy Weight
202Helping Your Teen Cope with Chronic Illness
203Helping Your Teen Lose Weight
204Helping Your Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Heal
205Helping Yourself Through Grief and Loss
209Hematuria: Possible Causes
214Hemodialysis Access Bleeding
216Hemoglobin (Fetal)
217Hemoglobin C
218Hemoglobin S
219Hemophilia, Established Diagnosis
220Hemophilia, New Diagnosis
223Henoch-Schönlein Purpura
224Hepatic Angiography
225Hepatitis A
226Hepatitis A (HAV) Infection
227Hepatitis A Antibody
228Hepatitis A Vaccine, Inactivated; Hepatitis B Vaccine, Recombinant
229Hepatitis B
230Hepatitis B Core Antibody
231Hepatitis B Surface Antigen
232Hepatitis B Vaccine, Recombinant
233Hepatitis C
234Hepatitis C and HCV Infection
235Hepatitis C Antibody
236Hepatitis C: Getting Support
237Hepatitis C: Glossary
238Hepatitis C: Know the Facts
239Hepatitis C: Preventing the Spread
240Hepatitis C: Protecting Your Liver
241Hepatitis C: Should You Get Tested?
242Hepatitis Panel
243Hepatitis, Cause Unknown (Test Pending)
244Hepatitis, Viral (Type A)
245Hepatitis, Viral (Type B)
246Hepatitis, Viral (Type C)
247Hepatitis, Viral (Type Pending)
249Herb and Spice Quiz
250Herbst Appliance
251Hernia (Adult)
252Hernia Repair
253Hernia Repair Surgery
254Hernias in the Newborn
255Herniated Intervertebral Disk
257Herpes Genitalis, Hsv: Type Ii
258Herpes Keratitis
259Herpes Simplex
260Herpes Simplex Virus Antibody
261Herpes Zoster
262Herpes Zoster Virus Vaccine
263Herpes: Caring for Sores
264Herpes: Treatment with Medication
265Hetastarch; Dextrose; Electrolytes
267Hexalen: Generic Name Altretamine
269HIDA Scan
270Hidradenitis Suppurativa, Abx
271Hidradenitis Suppurativa, Incision and Drainage
272High Blood Pressure and Kidney Disease
273High Blood Pressure and Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD)
274High Blood Pressure in Pregnancy
275High Blood Pressure, Established, Out of Control
276High Cholesterol and Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD)
277High Cholesterol: Assessing Your Risk
278High Dose Rate Brachytherapy: Treating Gynecological Cancer
279High Potency B Complex with B-12 and C
280High Potency B with C
281Hip Arthritis and Replacement
282Hip Arthroscopy: After Surgery
283Hip Arthroscopy: Before Surgery
284Hip Arthroscopy: Removing Loose Bodies
285Hip Arthroscopy: Repairing Chondral Damage
286Hip Arthroscopy: Repairing Femoroacetabular Impingement
287Hip Arthroscopy: Repairing Labral Tears
288Hip Arthroscopy: Repairing Synovitis and Arthritis
289Hip Contusion
290Hip Dislocation, Traumatic, (Reduced)
291Hip Fracture
292Hip Fracture Surgery: Hospital Recovery
293Hip Fracture Surgery: Preparation
294Hip Fracture Surgery: Recovering at Home
295Hip Fracture Surgery: Types
296Hip Pain
297Hip Precautions
298Hip Revision
299Hip Safety: Dressing
300Hip Safety: Getting Into and Out of a Car
301Hip Safety: Getting Into and Out of Bed
302Hip Safety: Mastering Daily Tasks
303Hip Safety: Sitting
304Hip Safety: Sleeping Positions
305Hip Safety: Using the Toilet
306Hip Strain
307Hiring Caregivers for Spinal Cord Injury
309HIV Genotypic Resistance
310HIV Testing, Off-Site Referral
311HIV Viral Load
312HIV-1 Antibody
313HIV-1/HIV-2 Rapid Screen
314HIV-AIDS, New Dx
315Hives (Adult)
316Hives (Child)
317Hives [Infant]
318Hives [Neonate]
319HLA Antibody
320HLA Antigen
321HLA-B27 Antigen
322Holding Your Baby While Breastfeeding
323Holter Monitor
324Homatropine; Hydrocodone
325Home Care After Chemotherapy (Child)
326Home Fire Safety
327Home Infusion Therapy
328Home Infusion Therapy: Checking Your Supplies
329Home Infusion Therapy: Handling Supplies Safely
330Home Infusion Therapy: Preventing Infection
331Home Oxygen Safety:
332Home Safety After Joint Surgery
335Honoring Choices – Your Rights: Making Your Own Health Care Treatment Decisions
336Hormone Changes During Menopause
337Hormone Therapy for Breast Cancer
338Hormone Therapy for Prostate Cancer
339Hormone Therapy for Women
340Hormones Control Your Menstrual Cycle
341Horse Chestnut, Aesculus hippocastanum
342Hospice: As Death Nears
343Hospice: The Importance of Managing Pain
344Hospice: Understanding and Caring for Dyspnea
345Hospital Discharge: What to Expect
346How a Hernia Develops
347How Birth Control Works
348How Bones Heal
349How Delirium Is Treated?
350How Electrothermal Catheter Therapy Works
351How Food Moves Through Your Body
352How Hearing Aids Can Help You
353How Hearing Aids Can Help Your Child
354How Laparoscopy Is Done
355How Pressure Ulcers Form
356How Smoking Affects Pregnancy
357How the Colon Works
358How the Eye Works
359How the Heart Works
360How the Liver Works
361How to Bottle-Feed
362How to Breastfeed
363How to Brush Your Teeth
364How to Call for Emergency Help
365How to Change and Clean Your Child's Tracheostomy
366How to Check Your Blood Sugar
367How to Conserve Your Energy and Simplify Your Work
368How to Control Nausea and Vomiting
369How to Diaper
370How to Floss Your Teeth
371How to Help Prevent Delirium
372How to Judge the Size of Servings
373How to Prevent the Spread of Tuberculosis
374How to Put on a Condom
375How to Take Your Pulse
376How to Use Eyedrops
377How You Hear
378How Your Back Works
379How Your Child’s Liver Works
380How Your Heart Works
381How Your Heart Works - Animation
382How Your Hip Works
383How Your Kidneys Work
384How Your Knee Works
385How Your Lungs Work
386HPV and Genital Warts: Taking Care of Yourself
387HPV and Genital Warts: Understanding Your Diagnosis
389Human Bite
390Human Bites
391Human Chorionic Gonadotropin, HCG
392Human Papillomavirus (HPV)
393Human Papillomavirus Bivalent Vaccine
394Human Papillomavirus Quadrivalent Vaccine
395Hunt-Hess Grades of Brain Aneurysms
396Huntington Disease
398Hycamtin: Generic Name Topotecan
400Hydralazine; Hydrochlorothiazide, HCTZ
401Hydralazine; Isosorbide Dinitrate, ISDN
402Hydrea: Generic Name Hydroxyurea
403Hydrocele in the Newborn
404Hydrocele Surgery (Hydrocelectomy)
405Hydrocele, Communicating Type
406Hydrocele, Non-Communicating Type
407Hydrocele, Type Not Specified
408Hydrochlorothiazide, HCTZ
409Hydrochlorothiazide, HCTZ; Irbesartan
410Hydrochlorothiazide, HCTZ; Methyldopa
411Hydrochlorothiazide, HCTZ; Moexipril
412Hydrochlorothiazide, HCTZ; Olmesartan
413Hydrochlorothiazide, HCTZ; Propranolol
414Hydrochlorothiazide, HCTZ; Quinapril
415Hydrochlorothiazide, HCTZ; Spironolactone
416Hydrochlorothiazide, HCTZ; Telmisartan
417Hydrochlorothiazide, HCTZ; Triamterene
418Hydrochlorothiazide, HCTZ; Valsartan
420Hydrocodone; Ibuprofen
421Hydrocodone; Phenylephrine
422Hydrocodone; Potassium Guaiacolsulfonate
423Hydrocodone; Potassium Guaiacolsulfonate; Pseudoephedrine
424Hydrocodone; Pseudoephedrine
425Hydrocortisone; Lidocaine
426Hydrocortisone; Neomycin; Polymyxin B
427Hydrocortisone; Pramoxine
434Hylan G-F 20
436Hyoscyamine; Methenamine; Methylene Blue; Phenyl Salicylate; Sodium Biphosphate
438Hyperemesis Gravidarum
439Hyperglycemia (High Blood Sugar)
442Hypertension, Established
443Hypertension, New (Begin Treatment)
444Hypertension, To Be Confirmed
446Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
447Hyperventilation Syndrome
450Hypocalcemia (Adult)
451Hypocalcemia (Child)
452Hypoglycemia (Low Blood Sugar)
453Hypoglycemia in Diabetes
454Hypoglycemia, Non Diabetic
455Hypoglycemia, Oral Diabetic Medicine
456Hypoglycemic Reaction (Child)
457Hypoglycemic Reaction (Infant/Toddler)
458Hypoglycemic Reaction (Newborn)
461Hypotension, All Causes
462Hypotension, Orthostatic
463Hypothermia Prevention
464Hypothermia Treatment
468Hysterectomy Options: LSH
469Hysterectomy: Surgical Procedures
470Hysterectomy: Your Experience
471Hysterosalpingogram (HSG)
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