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Hemostatix Medical Technologies, LLC

Boston Medical Products Inc.


Jon and Veda Foster


Synovis Micro Companies Alliance, Inc

Tom Benda, JR., M.D.

The Potash Family

UIHC Melanoma and Sarcoma Tissue Bank

Karl Storz-Endoskope

Heartland Regional Chapter of SOHN

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Nursing and Home Care Protocols and Instructions

Patient Teaching/Education Information

Patient Teaching/Education Information Home Page

Routine Preoperative Teaching for the Adult Patient


Head and Neck Cancer Surgery

Total Laryngectomy (Nursing)




Vocal Cord Surgery

Total Larynectomy Counselling (Speech Pathology)

Weight Loss (How to Do It)

Tobacco Cessation

Home Care Instruction

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Home Care Instruction Home Page

Laryngectomy Home Care Booklet

Tracheostomy Home Care Booklet

Direct Laryngoscopy With or Without Laser

Esophageal Reflux Precautions

Esophagoscopy - Panendoscopy

Intraoral Biopsy

Nasal Irrigation Home Care

Neck Dissection

Reconstructive Surgery Wound Care

Skin Graft Donor Site Care Home Care pdf

Suture Line Care

Thyroidectomy Home Care

Tracheoesophageal Fistula (TEF)

Tracheostomy Tube Removal

Tube Feedings

Vocal Cord Procedure

BPPV Patient Handout