Nursing Resources - Textbooks

Nursing Liaisons

Research & Learning Librarian at the College of Nursing
520-626-7431

Nursing textbooks available electronically

Other nursing books, both electronic and print, can be accessed from the Arizona Health Sciences Library's catalog.

Selected Nursing Books By Subject

Cardiovascular Nursing
Clinical Nursing Skills
Evidence-Based Nursing Practice
Gerontology
Health Promotion
Medical-Surgical Nursing
Nursing Diagnosis
Nursing Research

 

Cardiovascular Nursing

Acute stroke nursing
. Edited by Jane Williams, Lin Perry, Caroline Watkins. Electronic Book

Cardiac nursing: a companion to Braunwald's heart disease. Edited by Debra Moser and Barbara Riegal. WY 152.5 C267244 2008

Cardiac nursing. Edited by Susan L. Woods et al. Electronic Book

Clinical Nursing Skills

Clinical nursing skills: basic to advanced skills. 
Sandra F. Smith, Donna J. Duell, Barbara C. Martin. Located at Information Desk. Use in Library Only. WY 100 S659c 2008

Davis's guide to clinical nursing skills. Jacqueline Rhoads, Bonnie Juve Meeker. Electronic Book
 

Evidence-Based Nursing Practice

Evidence-based practice in nursing & healthcare: a guide to best practice
. Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk, Located at Information Desk. Use in Library Only. WY 100.7 M527e 2011

Essentials of nursing research: methods, appraisal, and utilization. Denise F. Polit, Cheryl Tatano Beck. WY 20.5 P769E 2006

Introduction to evidence-based practice in nursing and health care. Edited by Kathy Malloch, Tim Porter-O'Grady 
WY 100 I6128 2006 Ready Reference. Use in Library Only.

Evaluating research for evidence-based nursing practice. Jacqueline Fawcett, Joan Garity. Located at Information Desk. Use in Library Only. Reserve 101D

Introduction to nursing research: incorporating evidence-based practice. Edited by Carol Boswell, Sharon Cannon. WY 20.5 I6196 2007

Nursing research: methods and critical appraisal for evidence-based practice. Edited by Geri LoBiondo Wood, Judith Haber. Located at the Information Desk. Use in Library Only. WY 20.5 N97445 2010

Understanding nursing research: building an evidence-based practice. Nancy Burns, Susan K. Grove. Located at Library Information Desk. Use in Library Only. Reserve 101G and WY 20.5 B967u 2007

Gerontology

Essentials of gerontological nursing. 
Meredith Wallace. Electronic Book

Evaluation in dementia care. Edited by Anthea Innes and Louise McCabe. Electronic Book

Evidence-based geriatric nursing protocols for best practice. Edited by Elizabeth Capezuti et al. Electronic Book

Gerontological nursing:competencies for care. Edited by Kristen L. Mauk. Located at the Information Desk. Use in Library Only. WY 152 G36967 2010

Health Promotion

Health promotion in nursing practice. 

Nola J. Pender, Carolyn L. Murdaugh, Mary Ann Parsns. Ready Reference WY 100 P397H 2006. Use in Library Only

Promoting health in children and young people: the role of the nurse. Edited by Karen Moyse. Electronic Book

Promoting health behaviour: a practical guide for nursing and healthcare professionals. Dominic Upton, Katie Thirlaway. Electronic Book

Medical-Surgical Nursing

Brunner & Suddarth's textbook of medical-surgical nursing. WY 150 B8972 2008

Medical-surgical nursing: clinical management for positive outcomes. Edited by Joyce M. Black, Jane Hokanson Hawks. Located at Information Desk. Use in Library Only. WY 150 M489D 2005

Medical-surgical nursing care. Karen M. Burke, Elaine L. Mohn-Brown, Linda Eby. Electronic Book

Perioperative standards and recommended practices. Edited by Ramona Conner. Electronic Book

Plastic surgery nursing: scope and standards of practice. American Surgery of Plastic Surgery Nurses. Reference WY 16 SC 32 2005 Use in Library Only

Nursing Diagnosis

Cox's clinical applications of nursing diagnosis: adult, child, women's, mental health, gerontic and home health considerations. Susan A. Newfield et al. Electronic Book

Nursing diagnosis handbook: a guide to planning care. Edited by Betty J. Ackley, Gail B. Ladwig. Ready Reference WY 49 N974 2006

Nursing diagnosis handbook: an evidence-based guide to planning care. Edited by Betty J. Ackley, Gial B. Ladwig. Located at Information Desk. Use in Library Only. WY 49 N974 2011

Nursing diagnosis manual: planning, individualizing and documenting client care. Marilynn E. Doenges, Mary Frances Moorhouse, Alice C. Murr. Electronic Book

Nursing diagnosis reference manual. Sheila Sparks Ralph, Cynthia M. Taylor. Use in Library Only. Reference WY 49 S736N 2005

Spark's & Taylor's nursing diagnosis reference manual. Sheila Sparks Ralph, Cynthia M. Taylor. Electronic Book

Nursing Research

Basic steps in planning nursing research: from question to proposal. Marilynn J. Wood, Janet C. Ross-Kerr. WY 20.5 B858B 2006

Encyclopedia of nursing research. Edited by Joyce J. Fitzpatrick, Meredith Wallace. Electronic Book

Evaluating research for evidence-based nursing practice. Jacqueline Fawcett, Joan Garity. Located at Information Desk. Reserve 101D. Use in Library Only

Foundations of nursing research. Rose Marie Nieswiadomy. Electronic Book

Introduction to nursing research: incorporating evidence-based practice. Edited by Carol Boswell, Sharon Cannon. WY 20.5 I6196 2007

Nursing policy research: turning evidence-based research into health policy. Edited by Geri L. Dickson, Linda Flynn. Electronic Book

Nursing research: methods and critical appraisal for evidence-based practice. Edited by Geri LoBiondo Wood, Judith Haber. Located at the Information Desk. Use in Library Only,. WY 20.5 N97445 2010

The practice of nursing research: conduct, critique and utilization. Nancy Burns, Susan K. Grove. Located at Library's Information Desk. Use in Library Only. Reserve 101H

Real stories of nursing research: the quest for Magnet recognition. Edited by M. Maureen Kirkpatrick McLaughlin, Sally A. Bulla. Located at Library's Information Desk. Use in Library Only. Reserve 101J

Qualitative reseach in nursing: advancing the humanistic imperative. Helen J. Streubert Speziale, Dona R. Carpenter WY 20.5 S915Q 2007

Reading, understanding and applying nursing research. James A. Fain. Located at Information Desk. Use in Library Only. Reserve 101C

The research process in nursing. Edited by Kate Gerrish, Anne Lacey. WY 20.5 R434 2006

Study guide for understanding nursing research. Nancy Burns, Susan K. Grove. Located at Information Desk. Use in Library Only. Reserve 101I

Understanding nursing research: building an evidence-based practice. Nancy Burns, Susan K. Grove. Located at Information Desk. Use in Library Only. Reserve 101G and WY 20.5 B967u 2007

Measurement in nursing and health research. Carolyn Feher Waltz, Ora Lea Strickland, Elizabeth R. Lenz. Ready Reference WY 20.5 W241M 2005 Use in Library Only

 

 

 

 

 




 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   
     

 

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