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Papanicolau ou exame preventivo: O que toda mulher precisa saber

Explains, in Portuguese, the basics of a Pap smear and its importance in the early detection of cervical cancer.

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Published: 2002
Abnormal results: understanding your diagnosis and treatment (Portuguese)

Explains, in Portuguese, abnormal Pap smear results. Describes the different diagnositc tests and treatment options.

Published: 2002
Por um parto respeitoso!

Defines, in Portuguese, Mother-Friendly care, an evidence-based model of care that focuses on prevention and wellness as the alternatives to high-cost screening, diagnosis, and treatment programs.

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Published: 1996
Instrucoes para uso: inducao de aborto com misoprostol em gravidezes ate 63 dias

Presents, in Portuguese, guidelines for the use of misoprostol to terminate pregnancies for trained medical professionals.

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Published: 2003
Instrucoes para uso: misoprostol para tratamento de abortamento incompleto e espontaneo

Provides, in Portuguese, guidelines for trained healthcare providers on the use of misoprostol to treat early pregnancy failures including incomplete and missed abortions.

Published: 2004
O que a mulher deve saber sobre a histerectomia

Provides basic information about hysterectomy, including why the operation may be necessary, the different types of surgery, and alternative treatments, in Portuguese.

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Published: 2000, 2004
Prepare-se agora para uma menopausa saudavel
Describes what happens to a woman's body at menopause. Provides advice about diet and exercise for a healthy menopause, in Portuguese. (See Details)
Published: 1997
Descobrir o cancro do seio no início pode salvar-lhe a vida
Describes, in Portuguese, the Manitoba Breast Screening Program, what a woman can expect when she has a mammogram, how long she has to wait to get her results, and how to book an appointment in Manitoba. (See Details)
Fact sheet: breast cancer (Portuguese)
Provides, in Portuguese, very brief breast cancer information, as well as information on the Ontario Breast Cancer Screening Program's services. (See Details)
Published: 2003
A fresh look at an old test: I'm over 50 so do I still need a Pap? (Portuguese)
Presents information, in Portuguese, about the Pap test for women over 50 years of age. Describes what a Pap test is, who should get one, when it is the best time to get one, and why it is important. (See Details)