Ucsfhealth.org View Learning

Continuing Education For Health Professionals UCSF …

Details: The UCSF Office of Continuing Medical Education offers educational opportunities for physicians and other health care professionals to help improve their skills as practitioners. UCSF is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) and offers over 200 courses a year, including grand rounds c…

› Verified 2 days ago

› Url: https://www.ucsfhealth.org/for-health-professionals/continuing-education Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Bladder Training Patient Education UCSF Health

Details: Bladder Training. Bladder training is an important form of behavior therapy that can be effective in treating urinary incontinence. The goals are to increase the amount of time between emptying your bladder and the amount of fluids your bladder can hold. It also can diminish leakage and the sense of urgency associated with the problem.

› Verified 3 days ago

› Url: https://www.ucsfhealth.org/education/bladder-training Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Living With Multiple Sclerosis Patient Education UCSF …

Details: Living With Multiple Sclerosis. If you have multiple sclerosis (MS), exercise can help retain flexibility and balance, promote cardiovascular fitness and a sense of well-being, and prevent complications from inactivity. Exercise also helps regulate appetite, bowel movements and sleep patterns. Jogging, walking and aerobic exercises are helpful

› Verified 7 days ago

› Url: https://www.ucsfhealth.org/education/living-with-multiple-sclerosis Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Clinical Trials at UCSF Health Patient Education UCSF Health

Details: A clinical trial is a study that evaluates the safety and effectiveness of a new approach to detecting, preventing, diagnosing or treating a disease. Clinical trials are how researchers determine whether the new approach is better than current ones. When conducting a clinical trial, researchers must follow strict rules to protect the participants.

› Verified 7 days ago

› Url: https://www.ucsfhealth.org/education/clinical-trials-at-ucsf-health Go Now

› Get more:  StudyGo Now

Facts About the Flu Patient Education UCSF Health

Details: Dry cough. Sore throat. Runny or stuffy nose. Muscle aches. In addition, gastrointestinal symptoms such as nausea, vomiting and diarrhea sometimes accompany the flu and are much more common in children than in adults. Many people use the term "stomach flu" to describe illnesses with nausea, vomiting or diarrhea.

› Verified 6 days ago

› Url: https://www.ucsfhealth.org/education/facts-about-the-flu Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Hemorrhoids Patient Education UCSF Health

Details: Hemorrhoids are part of the normal anatomy of the anus and lower rectum. They act as cushions to protect the anal skin from the passage of stool. Hemorrhoids usually are not a problem, but they can become a problem if they swell, bleed or protrude – come out of the rectum to the outside of the anus. Hemorrhoids are either inside the anus

› Verified 9 days ago

› Url: https://www.ucsfhealth.org/education/hemorrhoids/ Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Guidelines for Losing Weight Patient Education UCSF …

Details: Using low-fat or non-fat dairy products. Using vinaigrette, herbs, lemon or fat-free salad dressings. Avoiding fatty meats, such as bacon, sausage, franks, ribs and luncheon meats. Avoiding high-fat snacks like nuts, chips and chocolate. Avoiding fried …

› Verified 5 days ago

› Url: https://www.ucsfhealth.org/education/guidelines-for-losing-weight Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Diverticular Disease and Diet Patient Education UCSF …

Details: Patient Education . Diverticular Disease and Diet Diverticulosis is a condition in which small, bulging pouches (diverticuli) form inside the lower part of the intestine, usually in the colon. Constipation and straining during bowel movements can worsen the condition. A diet rich in fiber can help keep stools soft and prevent inflammation.

› Verified 6 days ago

› Url: https://www.ucsfhealth.org/education/diverticular-disease-and-diet Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Neurorecovery Resource Guide Patient Education UCSF Health

Details: Accepts and responds to reports of abuse, exploitation, neglect and self-neglect involving older adults or adults with disabilities. Reports are confidential and may be made anonymously. 24-hour hotline: (415) 355-6700. Toll-free: (800) 814-0009. AgingCare.

› Verified 5 days ago

› Url: https://www.ucsfhealth.org/education/neurorecovery-resource-guide Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Mastectomy: Instructions After Surgery UCSF Health

Details: Use a towel to dry your incision thoroughly after showering. Be careful not to touch or remove the steri-strips or sutures. Bruising and some swelling are common in women after surgery. A low-grade fever that is under 100 degrees Fahrenheit is normal the day after surgery.

› Verified 4 days ago

› Url: https://www.ucsfhealth.org/education/mastectomy-instructions-after-surgery Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Diet and Congestive Heart Failure Patient Education

Details: Diet and Congestive Heart Failure. Heart Failure. Congestive heart failure (CHF) occurs when the heart does not pump efficiently and does not deliver enough oxygen to your body. Many diseases lead to CHF, such as high blood pressure and diseases of the heart and kidney. Treatment for CHF helps to prevent its complications and relieve its symptoms.

› Verified Just Now

› Url: https://www.ucsfhealth.org/education/diet-and-congestive-heart-failure Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

FAQ: Cyclophosphamide Patient Education UCSF Health

Details: Cyclophosphamide is part of a class of drugs called immunosuppressants. It suppresses the body's immune response and reduces inflammation in your lungs. Because inflammation is the precursor to fibrosis (scarring), we hope cyclophosphamide will prevent the formation of lung fibrosis and allow the inflamed lung to return to normal.

› Verified 7 days ago

› Url: https://www.ucsfhealth.org/education/faq-cyclophosphamide Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Penile Injections: A Patient Guide Patient Education UCSF Health

Details: Side effects. Occasionally, penile injections can cause fainting, dizziness and low blood pressure. In rare instances, priapism or prolonged erections can occur. Patients who are not trained properly may experience pain, infection, bruising and scarring.

› Verified 1 days ago

› Url: https://www.ucsfhealth.org/education/patient-guide-to-penile-injections Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Living Liver Donors – How It Works UCSF Health

Details: Living liver donors donate part of their liver to someone with liver failure. Liver failure may be caused by a number of conditions, including liver cancer, hepatitis or cirrhosis. Donating part of your liver is possible because the liver – unlike other organs – has the remarkable ability to regenerate. If you donate part of your liver, the

› Verified 6 days ago

› Url: https://www.ucsfhealth.org/education/becoming-a-living-liver-donor Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

COVID-19 Medicines That Can Help Patient Education

Details: Call your provider. Contact your provider through MyChart. Call the COVID hotline (415) 514-7328. If you are a patient at high-risk for severe COVID-19 and are experiencing life-threatening symptoms, call 911 immediately or go to the emergency room. UCSF Health medical specialists have reviewed this information.

› Verified 9 days ago

› Url: https://www.ucsfhealth.org/education/covid-19-medicines-that-can-help Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Electrophysiology Procedure Patient Education UCSF Health

Details: Electrophysiology Procedure. An electrophysiology (EP) study is a test performed to assess your heart's electrical system or activity and is used to diagnose abnormal heartbeats or arrhythmia. The test is performed by inserting catheters and then wire electrodes, which measure electrical activity, through blood vessels that enter the heart.

› Verified 4 days ago

› Url: https://www.ucsfhealth.org/education/electrophysiology-procedure Go Now

› Get more:  StudyGo Now

Monkeypox Vaccines at UCSF UCSF Health

Details: Request appointment. (415) 502-3566. UCSF Health provides vaccination against monkeypox for all eligible patients. You don't need to be a UCSF patient to schedule this vaccine at our clinic. Monkeypox is an infectious disease that's currently spreading in the United States. It's transmitted through close contact and causes a rash on various

› Verified 1 days ago

› Url: https://www.ucsfhealth.org/clinics/monkeypox-vaccines-at-ucsf Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

FAQ: Radiation Therapy for Prostate Cancer UCSF Health

Details: Radiation therapy, including external beam radiation therapy (EBRT) and brachytherapy, is an alternative form of treatment for prostate cancer. EBRT may be used after other treatments, such as surgery, to manage cancer that has recurred or is at high risk of recurrence. Radiation therapy has an excellent record of success, providing long-term

› Verified 8 days ago

› Url: https://www.ucsfhealth.org/education/faq-radiation-therapy-for-prostate-cancer Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Aspiration Versus Medication Abortion Patient Education

Details: Medication abortions are successful 95 to 97% of the time. About 3 to 5% of patients need an additional aspiration procedure due to ongoing pregnancy, prolonged or excessive bleeding, or preference. There are several ways to confirm the abortion was successful, including your symptoms, a home pregnancy test, blood tests or a repeat ultrasound.

› Verified 4 days ago

› Url: https://www.ucsfhealth.org/education/aspiration-versus-medication-abortion Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Biopsy for Breast Cancer Diagnosis: Magseed and Needle (Wire

Details: Magnetic seed localization (Magseed) A Magseed is a magnetic stainless-steel bead the size of a rice grain. It's used to mark the location of suspicious breast tissue and can be placed up to 30 days before the biopsy procedure. At UCSF Health, Magseeds are placed by radiologists who specialize in breast imaging.

› Verified 4 days ago

› Url: https://www.ucsfhealth.org/education/biopsy-for-breast-cancer-diagnosis-magseed-wire-localization-biopsy Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

ILD Nutrition Manual: Increasing Protein in Your Diet

Details: Soy milk, 1 cup — 6 to 10 grams. Most beans (black, pinto, lentils, etc) — about 7 to 10 grams protein per half cup of cooked beans. Soy beans, 1/2 cup cooked — 14 grams. Split peas, 1/2 cup cooked — 8 grams.

› Verified 9 days ago

› Url: https://www.ucsfhealth.org/education/ild-nutrition-manual-increasing-protein-in-your-diet Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Guide to Coping with Prostate Cancer UCSF Health

Details: Meetings are the second Tuesdays of the month, 1 - 3 p.m., telehealth format. Contact the Patient and Family Cancer Support Center at (415) 885-3693. The UCSF Prostate Cancer Support Group for Gay Men is open to patients and their partners. Meetings are the first and third Mondays of the month, 6 - 7:30 p.m., telehealth format.

› Verified 3 days ago

› Url: https://www.ucsfhealth.org/education/guide-to-coping-with-prostate-cancer Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

DIEP Flap and TRAM Flap Procedures UCSF Health

Details: An advantage of a DIEP flap, compared to a TRAM flap, is that it has fewer long-term complications, such as hernia and muscle weakness. Also, implants need to be replaced every 10 to 15 years, whereas once the tissue-transfer heals, additional surgeries are no longer needed. A disadvantage of a DIEP flap, compared to implants, is the need for

› Verified 1 days ago

› Url: https://www.ucsfhealth.org/education/diep-flap-and-tram-flap-procedures Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Aspiration Versus Medication Abortion

Details: One friend, partner or family member may accompany you during health education and the procedure itself. If it takes place in the OR, your support person can be with you only beforehand. Yes. One friend, partner or family member may accompany you during your visit. You should have someone with you at home on the day you take the second medication.

› Verified 8 days ago

› Url: https://www.ucsfhealth.org/education/aspiration-versus-medication-abortion?p=1 Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Guide to Coping with Prostate Cancer

Details: If there's a family history of prostate cancer, patients and family members may want to consult trained genetic specialists. These experts can provide an accurate family history assessment, genetic testing for cancer predisposition genes (when appropriate), education and counseling, and can explain screening and risk reduction options.

› Verified 7 days ago

› Url: https://www.ucsfhealth.org/education/guide-to-coping-with-prostate-cancer?p=1 Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Transcarotid Artery Revascularization (TCAR)

Details: Transcarotid Artery Revascularization (TCAR) Transcarotid artery revascularization (TCAR) is a minimally invasive surgery for treating carotid artery disease and preventing future strokes. The traditional treatment for blockages in the carotid artery – the main artery supplying blood to the brain – is an open surgery called carotid

› Verified Just Now

› Url: https://www.ucsfhealth.org/treatments/transcarotid-artery-revascularization-tcar Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Dr. Amir Matityahu UCSF Health

Details: He values compassion, teamwork, and education for both patients and colleagues. Matityahu's research interests include the biomechanics of realigning broken bones and how to restore hip joint function after traumatic injury. He works to develop minimally invasive surgical techniques that will shorten the healing process, so that patients and

› Verified 4 days ago

› Url: https://www.ucsfhealth.org/providers/dr-amir-matityahu Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

ILD Nutrition Manual: Plate Method for Healthy Meal Planning

Details: Step 1: Fill half your 9-inch plate with non-starchy vegetables. Non-starchy vegetables are low in calories and carbohydrates and high in fiber. This means they can help you feel more full and satisfied with your meal, but won't lead to weight gain and high blood sugar. Aim for 1 to 2 cups of any vegetable, other than the starchy vegetables

› Verified 6 days ago

› Url: https://www.ucsfhealth.org/education/ild-nutrition-manual-plate-method-for-healthy-meal-planning Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Dr. Lauren Oommen UCSF Health

Details: Dr. Lauren Oommen is a neurologist who specializes in neuroimmunological disorders (conditions involving interactions between the nervous and immune systems.) She cares for patients with a broad range of autoimmune neurological conditions, including multiple sclerosis. In research, Oommen focuses on patient wellness and increasing health care

› Verified 3 days ago

› Url: https://www.ucsfhealth.org/providers/dr-lauren-oommen Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI)

Details: Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI) Percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) refers to a family of minimally invasive procedures used to open clogged coronary arteries (those that deliver blood to the heart). By restoring blood flow, the treatment can improve symptoms of blocked arteries, such as chest pain or shortness of breath.

› Verified 2 days ago

› Url: https://www.ucsfhealth.org/treatments/percutaneous-coronary-intervention Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Dr. Steven Nguyen UCSF Health

Details: Education. University of Virginia, MD, 2016. Residencies. University of New Mexico, Family Medicine, 2019. I believe we can learn from each other's stories and hope to center lived experiences and personal needs to deliver care unique to each patient. Where I …

› Verified 3 days ago

› Url: https://www.ucsfhealth.org/providers/dr-steven-nguyen Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Transcranial Doppler ultrasound

Details: How the Test is Performed. TCD uses sound waves to create images of the blood flow inside the brain. This is how the test is performed: You will lie on your back on a padded table with your head and neck on a pillow. Your neck is stretched slightly.

› Verified 2 days ago

› Url: https://www.ucsfhealth.org/medical-tests/transcranial-doppler-ultrasound Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Dr. Dong Heun Lee UCSF Health

Details: Dr. Dong Heun Lee is an infectious disease doctor who specializes in managing infections related to solid organ transplant surgeries as well as blood cancers. He also provides primary care for patients living with HIV, including those who have undergone organ transplantation. In research, Lee has investigated how to improve organ transplants

› Verified 3 days ago

› Url: https://www.ucsfhealth.org/providers/dr-dong-heun-lee Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Tyler B. Padgett

Details: Education. Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, DO, 2015. Residencies. David Grant USAF Medical Center, 2018. Where I see patients (1) Contact me. Request appointment (415) 514-4533 Share. Share on Facebook; Share on Twitter; Email Link;

› Verified 7 days ago

› Url: https://www.ucsfhealth.org/providers/dr-tyler-padgett?p=1 Go Now

› Get more:  EducationGo Now

Related topics