This patient education program is for patients who are considering having a facelift. Included are the following sections: Anatomy & Aging, Cosmetic Surgery, Facelift Procedure, Risks & Complications, and After Surgery.
This patient education program explains facet injections for the treatment of back and leg pain due to inflammation and swelling of a facet joint. Included are the following sections: Anatomy, Facet Injections, The Procedure, and Risks & Complications.
Fainting – Syncope
This program explains fainting. Fainting is also known as syncope. The program includes the following sections: what is fainting, what are the types of fainting, how is the cause of fainting diagnosed, how to take care of yourself at home after you faint, how to take of someone at home after they faint, what is medical treatment after fainting, and how to prevent fainting.
Fatigue and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
This program explains fatigue and chronic fatigue syndrome. Chronic fatigue syndrome is also known as CFS. The program includes the following sections: what is fatigue, what is chronic fatigue syndrome, what are the causes of fatigue, what is self care at home for fatigue, and what is medical treatment for fatigue.
Fecal Occult Blood Test (FOBT)
A fecal occult blood test is a screening test for colorectal cancer that helps to detect the presence of hidden blood in the stool. This patient education program explains why this test may be performed, how it is performed, and how its results are interpreted.
This program explains fever. The program includes the following sections: what is fever, what is body temperature, how to measure body temperature, what are the causes of a fever, what are signs and symptoms of a problem that accompany fever, when to seek medical advice about a fever, how is a fever diagnosed, what are treatment options for fever, and what are home care treatment options for fever.
This patient education program explains what fibromyalgia is and how it is diagnosed and treated. It includes healthy living tips for managing fibromyalgia and a summary of main complimentary medicine therapies.
This program explains food allergy. Food allergy is also known as food hypersensitivity. The program includes the following sections: why do people have allergies, what is a food allergy, what are the symptoms of a food allergy, how are food allergies diagnosed, how are food allergies treated, and how can food allergies be prevented.
This program explains foot health. The program includes the following sections: how to keep your feet healthy, what is foot health, what is the anatomy of the foot, what are types of foot problems, how to take care of your feet, how to choose the best footwear to keep your feet healthy, and how to prevent foot problems.
This program explains forehead lift. Forehead lift is also known as a brow lift or browplasty. The program includes the following sections: what is a forehead lift, what is the anatomy of the face, how does the face age, what is facial cosmetic surgery, how is a forehead lift performed, what are the risks of a forehead lift, and what happens after a forehead lift.