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Gastroenterology Nursing Certification Bibliography

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


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

Balfour Sartor, R., & Sanborn, W. (2004). Kirsner's inflammatory bowel diseases. Philadelphia: Elsevier-Health Sciences Division.

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 (3rd ed.). New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston.

Burns, C. E., Dunn, A. M., Brady, M. A., Barber Starr, N., & Blosser, C. G. (2004). Pediatric primary care: A handbook for nurse practitioners (3rd ed.). St. Louis, MO: W. B. Saunders.

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

Canadian Pharmacists Association. (2009). Compendium of pharmaceuticals and specialties.Ottawa: Author.

Carpenito-Moyet, L. (2008). Lippincott nursing diagnosis: Application to clinical practice (12th ed.). Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

Corbett, J. (2004). Laboratory tests and diagnostic procedures with nursing diagnoses (6th ed.).Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson Prentice Hall.

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

Drossman, D. (2005). Handbook of gastroenterologic procedures. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

Feldman, M., Friedman, L., & Brandt, L. J. (2006). Sleisenger & Fordtran’s gastrointestinal and liver disease (8th ed.). Philadelphia: W. B. Saunders Co.

Hockenberry, M. J., & Wilson, D. (2007). Wong's nursing care of infants and children (8th ed.). St. Louis, MO: Mosby.

Hopfer-Deglin, J., & Hazard Vallerand, A. (2008). Davis's drug guide for nurses (11th ed.). Philadelphia: F. A. Davis Company.
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Karsh, A. M. (2008). 2009 Lippincott's nursing drug guide. Ambler, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

Lewis, S. L., Heitkemper, M. M., Dirksen, S. R., O’Brien, P. G., Giddens, J. F., Bucher, L. et al. (2006). Medical-surgical nursing in Canada: Assessment and management of clinical problems. Toronto: Elsevier Canada.

Lilley, L. L., Harrington, S., Snyder, J. S., & Swardt, B. (2007). Pharmacology and the nursing process in Canada. Toronto: Mosby.

Marlarkey, L., & McMorrow, M. E. (2005). Saunders nursing guide to laboratory and diagnostic test. Philadelphia: Elsevier-Saunders.

McPhee, S., & Papadakis, M. (2008). Current medical diagnosis & treatment. New Columbus, OH: McGraw Hill.

Potter, P. A., & Perry, A. G. (2006). Basic nursing: Essentials for practice (6th ed.). St. Louis, MO: Mosby.

Pierce, L. (2006). Management of the mechanically ventilated patient (2nd ed.). Philadelphia: W. B. Saunders.

Ross-Kerr, J., & Wood, M. (2006). Canadian fundamentals of nursing (3rd ed.). Toronto: Elsevier Canada.

Society of Gastroenterology Nurses and Associates. (2004). CRNE Exam - Manual of gastrointestinal procedures (5th ed.). Chicago: Authors.

Society of Gastroenterology Nurses and Associates. (2008). Gastroenterology nursing: A core curriculum (4th ed.).St. Louis, MO: Mosby.

Taylor, C., Lillis, C., LeMone, P., & Lynn, P. (2008). Fundamentals of nursing: The art and science of nursing (6th ed.). Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

Venes, D. V. (2009). Taber’s cyclopedic medical dictionary (22nd ed.). Philadelphia: F. A. Davis Co.

Young, R., & Philichi, L. (2008). Clinical handbook of pediatric gastroenterology. St. Louis, MO: Quality Medical Pub.

July 2011