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Community Health Nursing Certification Bibliography

Note: All references are important but bolded references were chosen by members of the Community Health Nursing Examination Committee as “key references” for nurses preparing for the community health nursing certification examination.


Study guide

Community Health Nurses of Canada. Community Health Nursing Certification Guidebook (5th ed.). Toronto: Author. Available from www.chnc.ca

References

Allender, J. A., Rector, C., & Warner, K. D. (2010). Community health nursing: Promoting and protecting the public’s health. Philadelphia: Wolters Kluwer/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

American Educational Research Association, American Psychological Association, & the National Council on Measurement in Education. (1999). Standards for educational and psychological testing. Washington, DC: American Educational Research Association.

Ball, J., Bindler, R. C., & Cowen, K. J. (2010). Child health nursing: Partnering with children & families (2nd ed.). New York: Pearson.

Ball, J., & Bindler, R. (2008). Pediatric nursing: Caring for children (4th ed.). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall.

Bloom, B. (1956). Taxonomy of educational objectives handbook I: The cognitive domain. New York: David McKay Company Inc.

Brown, F. (1983). Principles of educational and psychological testing (4th ed.). Philadelphia: W. B. Saunders.

Bryant, R. A., & Nix, D. P. (2012). Acute & chronic wounds: Nursing management (4th ed.). St. Louis, MO: Mosby.

Canadian Nurses Association. (2008). Code of ethics for registered nurses. Ottawa: Author.

Community Health Nurses of Canada. (2011). Professional practice model & standards of practice. Toronto: Author.

Day, R. A., Paul, P., Williams, B., Smeltzer, S. C., & Bare, B. (2007). Brunner & Suddarth's textbook of medical-surgical nursing (1st Canadian ed.). Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

Evans, R. J., & Orshan, S. A. (2010). Canadian maternity, newborn and women’s health nursing: Comprehensive care across the life span. Philadelphia: Wolters Kluwer/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

Harkness, G. A., & DeMarco, R. (2012). Community and public health nursing: evidence for practice. Philadelphia: Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

Health Canada. (2010). Bed bugs: Pest management. Ottawa: Author.

Health Canada. (2011). Proper use and disposal of medication. Ottawa: Author.

Heymann, D. (2008). Control of communicable diseases (19th ed.). Washington, DC: American Public Health Association.

Hockenberry, M., & Wilson, D. (2011). Wong’s nursing care of infants and children. St. Louis, MO: Mosby.

Keatings, M. K., & Smith, O. (2010). Ethical & legal issues in Canadian nursing (3rd ed.).
Toronto: Elsevier Canada.

Lehne, R. A. (2010). Pharmacology for nursing care. St. Louis, MO: Saunders/Elsevier.

Leifer, G. (2008). Maternity nursing: An introductory text. St. Louis, MO: Saunders/Elsevier.

Lewis, S. L., Heitkemper, M., Dirksen, S., O’Brien, P., & Bucher, L. (2010). Medical-surgical nursing in Canada: Assessment and management of clinical problems. Toronto: Mosby Elsevier.

National Advisory Committee on Immunization. (2006). Canadian immunization guide (7th ed.). Ottawa: Public Health Agency of Canada.

Nies, M. A., & McEwen, M. (2011). Community health nursing: Promoting the health of populations (5th ed.). Philadelphia: W. B. Saunders.

Potter, P. A., & Perry, A. (2010). Canadian fundamentals of nursing (Revised 4th ed.). J. C. Ross-Kerr & M. J. Wood (Eds.). St. Louis, MO: Mosby.

Public Health Agency of Canada. (2010). Safe sleep for your baby. Ottawa: Author.

Public Health Agency of Canada. (2011). Fact Sheet – C. Difficile. Retrieved from http://www.phac-aspc.gc.ca/id-mi/cdiff-eng.php

Registered Nurses Association of Ontario. (2005). Woman abuse: Screening, identification and initial response. Toronto: Author.

Registered Nurses Association of Ontario. (2007a). Integrating smoking cessation into daily nursing practice. Toronto: Author.

Registered Nurses Association of Ontario. (2007b). Breastfeeding best practice guidelines for nurses (Supplement). Toronto: Author.

Registered Nurses Association of Ontario. (2008). Care and maintenance to reduce vascular access complications. Toronto: Author.

Registered Nurses Association of Ontario. (2009a). Best practice guideline for the subcutaneous
administration of insulin in adults with type 2 diabetes. Toronto: Author.

Registered Nurses Association of Ontario. (2009b). Assessment and care of adults at risk for suicidal ideation and behavior. Toronto: Author.

Rice, R. (2006). Home care nursing practice: Concepts and application (4th ed.). St. Louis, MO: Mosby.

Riordan, J. (2005). Breastfeeding and human lactation (3rd ed.). Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett Publishers.

Stamler, L. L., & Yiu, L. (2012). Community health nursing: A Canadian perspective (3rd ed.). Toronto: Pearson.

Stanhope, M., Lancaster, J., Jessup-Falcioni, H., & Viverais-Dresler, G. A. (2011). Community health nursing in Canada (2nd ed.). Toronto, ON: Elsevier.

Stanhope, M., & Lancaster, J. (2010). Foundations of nursing in the community: Community-oriented practice (3rd ed.). St. Louis, MO: Mosby Elsevier.

Stanhope, M., Lancaster, J., Jessup-Falcioni, H., & Viverais-Dresler, G. A. (2008) Community health nursing in Canada. St. Louis, MO: Mosby.

Touhy, T. A., & Jett, K. F. (2010). Ebersole and Hess’ gerontological nursing & healthy aging (2nd ed.). St. Louis, MO: Mosby/Elsevier.

Vollman, A. R., Anderson, E., & McFarlane, J. (2012). Canadian community as partner (3rd ed.). Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

Walker, M. (2006). Breastfeeding management for the clinician: Using the evidence. Sudbury, MA: Jones & Bartlett.

World Health Organization. (2007). Guidelines for the safe preparation, storage and handling of powdered infant formula. Geneva, Switzerland: Author.

Yarbro, C., Wujcik, D., & Gobel, B. (2011). Cancer nursing: Principles and practice (7th ed.). Mississauga, ON: Jones & Bartlett Canada.

Zerwekh, J. (2006). Nursing care at the end of life: Palliative care for patients and families. Philadelphia: F. A. Davis Company.