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1S-adenosyl-L-methionine, SAM-e
2Saccharomyces boulardii
5Sacubitril; Valsartan
6Safe Activities after a Heart Attack
7Safe Handling of Oral Chemotherapy Medicines
8Safety Tips for Bathing Your Baby
9Safety: Car Seats for Infants and Toddlers
10Safety: Car Seats for School-Age Children
11Salicylate (Blood)
12Salicylic Acid
13Salivary Gland Infection
14Salivary Gland Stones
15Salivary Gland Swelling, Uncertain Cause
17Salmonella Culture (Stool)
18Salmonella Gastroenteritis (Adult)
19Salmonella Gastroenteritis (Child)
20Salmonella Gastroenteritis (Infant/Toddler)
21Salmonella Infection (Salmonellosis)
22Salmonella Infection (Salmonellosis) in Children
24Salter Fracture, Lower Extremity (Child)
25Salter Fracture, Lower Extremity (Infant/Toddler)
26Salter Fracture, Possible, Lower Extremity (Child)
27Salter Fracture, Possible, Lower Extremity (Infant/Toddler)
28Salter Fracture, Possible, Upper Extremity (Child)
29Salter Fracture, Possible, Upper Extremity (Infant/Toddler)
30Salter Fracture, Possible, Upper Extremity (Neonate)
31Salter Fracture, Upper Extremity (Child)
32Salter Fracture, Upper Extremity (Infant/Toddler)
33Salter Fracture, Upper Extremity (Neonate)
34Samarium-153 Lexidronam
35Sample Meal Plan for Diabetes
36Sample Menus for Eating Out
39Sargramostim, GM-CSF
40Saw Palmetto, Serenoa repens
45Scalp Contusion
46Scalp Contusion, with Sleep Monitoring
47Scar Revision Surgery
48Scar Revision: Z-Plasty
49Scarlet Fever (Adult)
50Scarlet Fever (Child)
51Schizoaffective Disorder
52Schizophrenia, General
53Schizophrenia, Paranoid Type
57Scoliosis (Child)
58Scoliosis (Long)
59Scombroid Fish Poisoning
60Scooter, Skateboard and Inline Skates Safety
62Sea Bather's Rash
63Seasonal Allergy
64Seated Hamstring Stretch
65Sebaceous Cyst, Infected (Abx Tx)
66Sebaceous Cyst, Infected (I And D)
68Secondary Carnitine Deficiency
69Secondhand Smoke (Environmental Tobacco Smoke)
72Seizure Disorder, Grand Mal
73Seizure Disorder, Petit Mal
74Seizure, Febrile
75Seizure, New Onset, Unknown Cause (Adult)
76Seizure, New Onset, Unknown Cause (Child)
77Seizure, Recurrent (Adult)
78Seizure, Recurrent (Child)
79Seizures and Epilepsy
80Seizures, Febrile
81Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors
83Selegiline, Transdermal
85Selenium Sulfide
87Self-Care for Cuts, Scrapes, and Burns
88Self-Care for Epilepsy
89Self-Care for Headaches
90Self-Care for Low Back Pain
91Self-Care for Sinusitis
92Self-Care for Skin Rashes
93Self-Care for Sore Throats
94Self-Care for Spider and Varicose Veins
95Self-Care for Strains and Sprains
96Self-Care for Temporomandibular Disorders (TMD)
97Self-Care for Vomiting and Diarrhea
98Self-Catheterization for Men
99Self-Catheterization for Women
100Semen Analysis
102Separation Anxiety
104Sepsis in a Child
105Serevent Diskus Inhaler
106Seroma, Postsurgical
108Serous Otitis Media Without Infection (Child)
109Serous Otitis Media Without Infection (Infant)
110Serous Otitis Media Without Infection [Neonate]
114Severe Morning Sickness (Hyperemesis Gravidarum)
116Sex and Aging: Talking About Sex
117Sex Hormone Binding Globulin (Blood)
118Sex Positions After Joint Replacement
119Sexual Assault (Adult)
120Sexual Assault (Rape)
121Sexual Harassment
122Sexual Harassment: How You May Be Affected
123Sexual Health and HIV
124Sexuality and Spinal Cord Injury (SCI)
125Sharps Disposal
126Shigella Gastroenteritis (Child)
127Shigella Gastroenteritis (Infant/Toddler)
128Shin Splints
129Shingles (Herpes Zoster)
130Shingles (Herpes Zoster)
131Shock Wave Lithotripsy
132Short Ragweed Pollen Allergen Extract
133Shortness of Breath (Dyspnea)
134Shoulder Abduction (Flexibility)
135Shoulder Abduction (Strength)
136Shoulder Abduction, Isotonic (Strength)
137Shoulder and Upper Back Stretch
138Shoulder Arthritis and Replacement
139Shoulder Arthroscopy
140Shoulder Arthroscopy: Conditions Treated
141Shoulder Blade or Collarbone Fracture
142Shoulder Clock Exercise
143Shoulder Contusion
144Shoulder Exercises: Biceps Curl
145Shoulder Exercises: External Rotation
146Shoulder Exercises: Internal Rotation
147Shoulder Exercises: Shoulder Press
148Shoulder Exercises: Side Raise
149Shoulder Exercises: Triceps Press
150Shoulder Exercises: Wall Pushup
151Shoulder Flexion (Flexibility)
152Shoulder Flexion (Strength)
153Shoulder Girdle Stretch
154Shoulder Immobilizer
155Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
156Shoulder Instability / Dislocation
157Shoulder Internal Rotation (Strength)
158Shoulder Isometric Exercises
159Shoulder Joint Surgery: Bankart Repair
160Shoulder Joint Surgery: SLAP Repair
161Shoulder Pain, Uncertain Cause
162Shoulder Problems
163Shoulder Shrug Exercise
164Shoulder Sprain
165Shoulder Squeeze Exercise
166Showering or Bathing before Surgery
168Sickle Cell Anemia
169Sickle Cell Pain Crisis
170Side-Lying Hip Abduction (Strength)
172Signs and Symptoms of Liver Problems in Children
173Signs of Addiction to Food (Compulsive Eating)
174Signs of Addiction to Gambling
175Signs of Addiction to Prescription Medicines
176Signs of Addiction to Work (Workaholism)
177Signs of Addiction: Social Use
178Signs of Alcohol Addiction (Alcoholism)
179Signs of Cocaine Addiction
180Signs of Eye Problems in Children
181Signs of Hearing Loss
182Signs of Jaundice (Infant)
183Signs of Marijuana Addiction
187Silver Sulfadiazine
190Simple Kidney Cysts
192Simvastatin; Sitagliptin
195Single Leg Balance
196Sinus Headache
197Sinus Headaches
199Sinusitis (Antibiotic Treatment)
200Sinusitis (No Antibiotics)
201Sinusitis, Antibiotic Treatment (Child)
202Sinusitis, Antibiotic Treatment (Infant/Toddler)
203Sinusitis, No Antibiotic Treatment (Child)
204Sinusitis, No Antibiotic Treatment (Infant/Toddler)
208Sjogren Antibody (Blood)
209Sjögren Syndrome
210Skin Avulsion
211Skin Care During Chemotherapy
212Skin Care During Radiation Therapy
213Skin Care during Radiation Treatment
214Skin Color Changes in the Newborn
215Skin Exposure, Chemical
216Skin Graft Surgery
217Skin Ulcer, Simple
218SLAP Lesion of the Shoulder Joint
219Sleep and Women
220Sleep and Women: Life Stages
221Sleep Apnea in Children
222Sleep Apnea, Obstructive
223Sleep Apnea, Obstructive (Child)
224Sleep Deprivation in Teens: A Common Problem
225Sleep Hygiene
226Sleep Studies (Your Night in the Sleep Lab)
227Sleep Study for a Child
229Sling and Swathe
230Small Bowel Obstruction
231Small for Gestational Age (SGA)
232Small-Incision Cataract Surgery: Implanting the New Lens
233Small-Incision Cataract Surgery: Removing the Old Lens
234Smallpox Facts
235Smallpox Vaccine, Vaccinia Vaccine
236Smoke Inhalation
237Smoke Inhalation
238Smoking and Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD)
239Smoking Cessation
240Snakebite, Non-Poisonous
241Snakebite, Poisonous [No Injection of Venom]
242Snakebite, Poisonous, Treated W/ Antivenin
244Snoring and Sleep Apnea: Notes for a Partner
245Social Anxiety
246Sodium (Blood)
247Sodium (Urine)
248Sodium Benzoate; Sodium Phenylacetate
249Sodium Bicarbonate
250Sodium Chloride
251Sodium Ferric Gluconate Complex; ferric pyrophosphate citrate
252Sodium Fluoride
253Sodium Glucose Co-Transporter 2 (SGLT-2) Inhibitors
254Sodium Hyaluronate, Hyaluronic Acid
255Sodium Iodide
256Sodium Iodide I-131
257Sodium Lactate
258Sodium Nitrite
259Sodium Oxybate
260Sodium Phenylbutyrate
261Sodium Phosphate Monobasic Monohydrate; Sodium Phosphate Dibasic Anhydrous
262Sodium picosulfate; Magnesium oxide; Anhydrous citric acid
263Sodium Polystyrene Sulfonate
264Sodium Tetradecyl Sulfate
265Sodium Thiosulfate; Salicylic Acid
267Sofosbuvir; Velpatasvir
268Soft Diet
269Soft Tissue Contusion
270Soft Tissue Contusion (Child)
271Soleus Stretch (Flexibility)
273Somatrem, Recombinant, rh-GH
274Somatropin, rh-GH
279Sources of Protein
280Soy Isoflavones
282Special Care During Childbirth
283Special Instructions during Chemotherapy
284Specific Vaccine Information
286Sphincter of Oddi Dysfunction
287Spider Bite, Non-Poisonous
288Spinal Cord Injury
289Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) and Alcohol Use
290Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) and Pressure Injuries
291Spinal Cord Injury (SCI): Adaptive Equipment
292Spinal Cord Injury (SCI): Adjusting After Discharge
293Spinal Cord Injury (SCI): Emergency Preparedness
294Spinal Cord Injury (SCI): Healthy Breathing
295Spinal Cord Injury (SCI): Helpful Resources
296Spinal Cord Injury (SCI): Home Modifications
297Spinal Cord Injury (SCI): Managing Medications
298Spinal Cord Injury (SCI): Managing Pain
299Spinal Cord Injury (SCI): Managing Your Bladder
300Spinal Cord Injury (SCI): Managing Your Bowel
301Spinal Cord Injury (SCI): Preventing Complications
302Spinal Cord Injury (SCI): Upper Limb Care
303Spinal Cord Injury (SCI): Your Transition Home
304Spinal Cord Injury: Treatment and Rehabilitation
305Spinal Cord Stimulation
306Spinal Cord Stimulation: Your Experience
307Spinal Fusion
308Spinal Fusion: Anterior Lumbar
309Spinal Fusion: Cervical
310Spinal Fusion: Posterior Lumbar
311Spinal Fusion: Recovery
312Spinal Fusion: Understanding Bone Graft
313Spinal Muscular Atrophy
314Spinal Stenosis
315Spinal Tap Procedure
318Spiriva Handihaler
319Spiriva Respimat Inhaler
321Splint Care, Fiberglass
322Splint Care, Plaster
323Splinter Removal
324Splinter Removal (Child)
325Splinter Removal (Infant/Toddler)
326Splinter Removal (Newborn)
327Splints and Casts
329Sprain, Ankle, No X-Ray (Child)
330Sprain, Ankle, No X-Ray (Infant/Toddler)
331Sprain, Ankle, with X-Ray
332Sprain, Elbow
333Sprycel: Generic Name Dasatinib
334Sputum Culture
335St. John's Wort, Hypericum perforatum
336Stab Wound
337Staff Ed: Airborne Transmission
338Staff Ed: Anticancer Medicines (Chemotherapy)
339Staff Ed: Avoiding Latex
340Staff Ed: Avoiding Slips, Trips, and Falls
341Staff Ed: Back Safety
342Staff Ed: Caring for People with HIV and AIDS
343Staff Ed: Chemicals
344Staff Ed: Cleaning and Dressing Pressure Ulcers
345Staff Ed: Cleaning Up Contamination
346Staff Ed: Common Sites for Pressure Ulcers
347Staff Ed: Communicating More Clearly with Patients
348Staff Ed: Debridement of Pressure Ulcers
349Staff Ed: Droplet Transmission
350Staff Ed: Educating with Online Materials
351Staff Ed: Establishing Patient Rapport
352Staff Ed: Ethylene Oxide
353Staff Ed: Gloves and Other PPE
354Staff Ed: Good Body Mechanics
355Staff Ed: Handwashing
356Staff Ed: How Pressure Ulcers Form
357Staff Ed: Latex Allergies
358Staff Ed: Living with Latex Allergies
359Staff Ed: Maximizing Your Teaching Moments
360Staff Ed: Medical Gases
361Staff Ed: Moving Patients from Bed to Stretcher (Gurney)
362Staff Ed: Moving Patients from Bed to Wheelchair
363Staff Ed: Needles and Other Sharps
364Staff Ed: Preventing Hepatitis B and C
365Staff Ed: Preventing HIV Infection
366Staff Ed: Preventing Latex Allergy
367Staff Ed: Protecting Patients from Pressure Injuries
368Staff Ed: Pulling a Patient Up in Bed
369Staff Ed: Radiation
370Staff Ed: Reading an MSDS
371Staff Ed: Reducing a Patient's Risk for Pressure Ulcers
372Staff Ed: Removing Gloves Safely
373Staff Ed: Stages of Pressure Injuries
374Staff Ed: Surgery for Pressure Injuries
375Staff Ed: Turning Patients Over in Bed
376Staff Ed: Understanding Container Labels
377Staff Ed: Understanding the Health Belief Model
378Staff Ed: Understanding Warning Labels
379Staff Ed: Using Patient Education Materials
380Staff Ed: When a Patient Falls
381Stages of an Erection
382Stages of Endometriosis
383Stages of Labor
384Stages of Periodontal Disease
385Stages of Play
386Staging Colorectal Cancer
387Staging of Bladder Cancer
388Standing External Rotation (Strength)
389Standing Scapular Pinch
390Stannous Fluoride
391Stapes Surgery
392Staph Infection (non-MRSA)
393Staph Screening: Reducing the Risk of Surgical Site Infection
394Staple Removal, No Complication
395Starting a Cardiac Rehab Program After Bypass Surgery
396Starting Hospice
397Stavudine, d4T
398Stay Smoke-Free After Pregnancy
399Staying Smoke-Free
400Step-by-Step: Brushing Your Teeth
401Step-by-Step: Brushing Your Teeth and Braces
402Step-by-Step: Checking Your Blood Pressure
403Step-by-Step: Checking Your Blood Sugar
404Step-by-Step: Flossing Your Teeth
405Step-by-Step: Flossing Your Teeth and Braces
406Step-by-Step: Getting into a Car with Crutches
407Step-by-Step: Giving Yourself a Shot
408Step-by-Step: Giving Yourself an Insulin Shot
409Step-by-Step: Going Through a Door with a Walker
410Step-by-Step: Going Through a Door with Crutches
411Step-by-Step: Going Up and Down Curbs with a Walker
412Step-by-Step: Putting on Knee-High Compression Stockings
413Step-by-Step: Putting on Thigh-High Compression Stockings
414Step-by-Step: Safe Lifting
415Step-by-Step: Sitting with a Walker (Non-Weight Bearing)
416Step-by-Step: Sitting with a Walker (Weight Bearing)
417Step-by-Step: Sitting with Crutches (Non-Weight Bearing)
418Step-by-Step: Sitting with Crutches (Weight Bearing)
419Step-by-Step: Standing with a Walker (Non-Weight Bearing)
420Step-by-Step: Standing with a Walker (Weight Bearing)
421Step-by-Step: Standing with Crutches (Non-Weight Bearing)
422Step-by-Step: Standing with Crutches (Weight Bearing)
423Step-by-Step: Using a Cane
424Step-by-Step: Using a Cane on Stairs
425Step-by-Step: Using a Dry-Powder Diskus Inhaler
426Step-by-Step: Using a Dry-Powder Twist Inhaler
427Step-by-Step: Using a Hand Sanitizer
428Step-by-Step: Using a Nebulizer
429Step-by-Step: Using a Nebulizer (Child)
430Step-by-Step: Using a Nebulizer with a Mouthpiece
431Step-by-Step: Using a Peak Flow Meter
432Step-by-Step: Using a Walker (Non-Weight Bearing)
433Step-by-Step: Using a Walker (Weight Bearing)
434Step-by-Step: Using an Inhaler (in Mouth) Without a Spacer
435Step-by-Step: Using an Inhaler with a Spacer
436Step-by-Step: Using an Inhaler Without a Spacer
437Step-by-Step: Using Crutches on Stairs
438Step-by-Step: Using Crutches with Step Through (Weight Bearing)
439Step-by-Step: Using Crutches with Step To (Weight Bearing)
440Step-by-Step: Using Crutches with Swing Through (Non-Weight Bearing)
441Step-by-Step: Using Crutches with Swing To (Non-Weight Bearing)
442Step-by-Step: Using Eye Drops
443Step-by-Step: Using Nasal Spray
444Step-by-Step: Washing Your Hands
445Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy (SBRT) for Cancer
446Stereotactic Breast Biopsy
447STI, Suspected (Culture Only), Gonorrhea, Chlamydia
449Stivarga: Generic Name: Regorafenib
450Stomatitis (Child)
451Stool Culture
452Stopping Life-Sustaining Treatments
453Storing Expressed Milk
454Strabismus and Amblyopia: An Introduction
455Strabismus Surgery
456Strabismus: Causes and Treatments
457Straight Leg Raise
458Strep Antistreptolysin O Titer (Blood)
459Strep Screen (Rapid)
460Strep Throat
464Stress Echocardiography (Echo)
465Stress Fracture
466Stress Relief: A Positive Lifestyle
467Stress Relief: Activities
468Stress Relief: Changing Your Response
469Stress Relief: Relaxation
470Stress Urinary Incontinence: Having Midurethral Sling Surgery
471Stress Urinary Incontinence: Having Pubovaginal Sling Surgery
472Stress Urinary Incontinence: Having Retropubic Suspension Surgery
473Stress: Causes and Effects
475Stroke and Heart Disease
476Stroke: Resources and Support
477Stroke: Respite for Caregivers
478Stroke: Self-Care
479Stroke: Taking Medications
480Stroke: Tips for Swallowing
482StrongStart® Chewable Tablets
483Strontium-89 Chloride
484Stuffy Nose, Sneezing, and Hiccups in Newborns
486Styles of Hearing Aids
487Subconjunctival Hemorrhage
488Subconjunctival Hemorrhage
489Submandibular Gland Excision
490Substance Abuse and Traumatic Brain Injury
491Subungual Hematoma
492Subungual Hematoma
496Suction Curettage (Therapeutic Dilation & Curettage, D&C)
497Suctioning Your Tracheostomy
499Suffocation Prevention (Child)
505Sulfamethoxazole; Trimethoprim, SMX-TMP
510Sulfonated Phenolics; Sulfuric Acid
515Sunburn (Sun Poisoning)
518Supine Hamstring Stretch
519Supportive Treatment for a Cleft Lip or Palate
521Surgery Coloring Sheet for Kids: Before Surgery
522Surgery Coloring Sheet for Kids: Getting Ready at Home
523Surgery Coloring Sheet for Kids: Going Home
524Surgery Coloring Sheet for Kids: In the Operating Room
525Surgery Coloring Sheet for Kids: People You See
526Surgery Coloring Sheet for Kids: Waking Up
527Surgery for a Brain Aneurysm
528Surgery for a Brain Aneurysm: Hospital Recovery
529Surgery for a Brain Aneurysm: Recovery at Home
530Surgery for a Mouth or Throat Tumor
531Surgery for a Torn Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL): Patient Information
532Surgery for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
533Surgery for an Undescended Testicle
534Surgery for Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injury
535Surgery for Appendicitis
536Surgery for Erectile Dysfunction (Implants)
537Surgery for GERD (Fundoplication)
538Surgery for Lung Cancer
539Surgery for Parkinson's Disease
540Surgery for Shoulder Impingement
541Surgery for Shoulder Impingement: Your Experience
542Surgery for Varicose Veins
543Surgical Breast Biopsy: Types of Biopsies
544Surgical Breast Biopsy: Your Experience
545Surgical Diagnosis of Chest, Lung Problems
546Surgical Treatment for Snoring and Sleep Apnea
547Sutent: Generic Name Sunitinib
548Suture Care
549Suture Removal, Infected Wound
550Suture Removal, No Complication (Infant/Toddler)
551Suture Removal, No Complication (Newborn)
552Suture/Staple Removal, No Complication
553Suture/Staple Removal, No Complication (Child)
554Sutured Wound, Infected (Child)
555Sutured Wound, Infected (Infant/Toddler)
556Sutured Wound, Infected (Newborn)
558Swallowed Foreign Body (Adult)
559Swallowed Foreign Body (Child)
560Swallowed Object
561Swallowing Exercises: How to Do Closure of the Larynx Exercises
562Symbicort HFA Inhaler
563Sympathetic Nerve Block
564Sympathetic Nerve Block: Your Experience
565Symptoms of a Heart Attack
566Symptoms of Stroke
567Symptoms With Uncertain Cause
568Symptoms With Uncertain Cause (Child)
569Syncope, Unk Cause
570Syncope, Vasovagal
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