Nurse Practitioner: Approved Protocol Texts

(Please note: more recently published editions of the same text title are acceptable)

  • American Academy of Pediatrics Staff. (2008) Pediatric primary care: Tools for practice. Elk Grove Village, IL: American Academy of Pediatrics.

  • American Academy of Pediatrics. (2009) 2009 Red book: Report of the committee on infectious diseases (28th ed.). Elk Grove Village, IL: American Academy of Pediatrics.

  • American Psychiatric Association Staff. (2000) Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders, DSM-IV-TR: Text revision (4th ed.). Arlington, VA: American Psychiatric Publishing, Inc.

  • Barkley, T. W., & Myers, C. M. (2007) Practice guidelines for acute care nurse practitioners (2nd ed.). Philadelphia, PA: Saunders [Imprint].

  • Boynton, R. W., Dunn, E. S., Stephens, G. R., & Pulcini, J. (2009) Manual of ambulatory pediatrics (6th ed.). Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

  • Burns, C. E., Dunn, A. M., Brady, M. A., Starr, N. B., & Blosser, C. (2008) Pediatric primary care (4th ed.). Philadelphia, PA: Saunders [Imprint].

  • Camp-Sorrell, D., & Hawkins, R. A. (2006) Clinical manual for the oncology advanced practice nurse (2nd ed.). Pittsburgh, PA: Oncology Nursing Society.

  • Chan, P. D., & Johnson, M. T. (2009) Treatment guidelines for medicine and primary care (11th ed.). Mission Viejo, CA: Current Clinical Strategies Publishing.

  • Cloherty, J. P., Eichenwald, E. C., & Stark, A. R. (2008) Manual of neonatal care (6th ed.). Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

  • Cooper, D. H., Krainik, A. J., Lubner, S. J. & Reno, H. (2010) Washington manual of medical therapeutics (33rded.). Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins.

  • Dickey, R.P. (2010). Managing contraceptive pill patients (14th ed.) Dallas TX: EMIS, Inc.

  • Donn, S. M. (2003) The Michigan manual of neonatal intensive care. Philadelphia, PA: Hanley & Belfus [Imprint].

  • Dossey, B. M., & Keegan, L. (2008) Holistic nursing: A handbook for practice (5th ed.). Sudbury, MA: Jones & Bartlett Publishers, Inc.

  • Dunphy, L. M., Winland-Brown, J. E., Porter, B. O., & Thomas, D. J. (2007) Primary care: The art and science of advanced practice nursing (2nd ed.). Philadelphia, PA: F. A. Davis Company.

  • Eagle, K. A., Baliga, R. R., Armstrong, W. F., Bach, D. S., & Bates, E. R. (2008) Practical cardiology: Evaluation and treatment of common cardiovascular disorders (2nd ed.). Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

  • Fauci, A.S. (2011) Harrison's principles of internal medicine (18th ed.).New York, NY:McGraw-Hill Professional.

  • Ferrell, B. R., & Coyle, N. (2010) Textbook of palliative nursing (3rd ed.). New York, NY: Oxford University Press, Inc.

  • Gibbs, R. S., & Danforth, D. N. (2008) Danforth's obstetrics and gynecology (10th ed.). Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

  • Gonzalez, R.,& Kutner, J.S. (2007) Current practice guidelines in primary care 2008. New York, NY: McGraw-Hill Companies.

  • Goroll, Allan H [Editor] and Mulley Albert G [Editor] (2009) Primary care medicine: office evaluation and management of the adult patient. Phildelphia, PA: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins.

  • Hanks, G., Cherny, N., Christakis, N., Fallon, M., Kaasa, S., & Portenoy, R. (2009). Oxford textbook of palliative medicine (4th ed.). New York, NY: Oxford University Press, Inc.

  • Hawkins, J. W., Roberto-Nichols, D. M., & Stanley-Haney, J. L. (2008). Guidelines for nurse practitioners in gynecologic settings (9th ed.). New York, NY: Springer Pub.

  • Hay, W., Levin, M., Sondheimer, J., & Deterding, R. (2010). Current pediatric diagnosis & treatment (20th ed.). New York, NY: Lange Medical Books/McGraw-Hill, Medical Pub. Division.

  • Hazzard, W.,& Halter, J. (2009). Hazzard's geriatric medicine and gerontology (6th ed.). New York, NY: McGraw-Hill Professional.

  • Heath, Cathryn B. (Editor), Sulik, Sandra M. (Editor) (2010) Primary care procedures in women's health. Springer.

  • Kennedy-Malone, L., Fletcher, K. R., & Plank, L. M. (2004) Management guidelines for nurse practitioners working with older adults (2nd ed.). Philadelphia, PA: F. A. Davis Company.

  • King, T. E., & Wheeler, M. B. (2007) Medical management of vulnerable and underserved patients: Principles, practice, and populations. New York, NY: McGraw-Hill Medical Pub. Division.

  • Kliegman, R.M., Behrman, R.E., & Jenson, H.B. (2007) Nelson textbook of pediatrics (18th ed.). St. Louis, MO: Elsevier Health Science.

  • Lewis, K. D., & Bear, B. J. (2009) Manual of school health: A handbook for school nurses, educators, and health professionals (3rd ed.). St. Louis, MO: Saunders.

  • Lovell, W. W., Weinstein, S.W., & Morrissy, R.T. (2005) Lovell and Winter's pediatric orthopedics (6th ed.). Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

  • MacDonald, M.G., Ramasethu, J., & Vargas, A. (2007) Atlas of procedures in neonatology (4th ed.).Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

  • Martin, R.J., Fanaroff, A.A., & Walsh, M.C. (2010) Fanaroff and Martin's neonatal-perinatal medicine: Diseases of the fetus and infant (9th ed., Vols. 1-2). St. Louis, MO: Elsevier Health Science.

  • McInerny, T., Adam, H., Campbell, D., & Kamat, D. (2008) AAP textbook of pediatric primary care. Elk Grove Village, IL: American Academy of Pediatrics.

  • Mengel, Mark and Schweibert, L. Peter. (2009) Family Medicine: Ambulatory Care and Prevention. New York, NY: McGraw-Hill Health.

  • Mulley, A. G., Goroll, A. H., & Mulley, A. G. (2009) Primary care medicine: Office evaluation and management of the adult patient (6th ed.). Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

  • Nathan, L., Goodwin, T. M., Decherney, A. H., & Laufer, N. (2007) Current diagnosis and treatment, obstetrics and gynecology (10th ed.). New York, NY: McGraw-Hill/Appleton & Lange [Imprint].

  • Neinstein, L. S. (2008) Adolescent health care: A practical guide (5th ed.). Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

  • Planned Parenthood Federation of America.(2001) Manual of medical standards and guidelines. New York, N.Y.: National Medical Division, Planned Parenthood Federation of America. Request in writing to: Kathy Coventry, Medical Communications Manager, 810 Seventh Avenue, New York, NY 10019.

  • Rakel, R. E. (2007). Textbook of family medicine (7th ed.). Philadelphia, PA: Saunders Elsevier.

  • Robertson, J., Shilkofski, N. (2009) The Harriet Lane handbook: A manual for pediatric house officers (18th ed.). Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier Mosby.

  • Rudolph, A.M., Karmel, R.K., Overby, K.J. (2002) Rudolphs's fundamentals of pediatrics (3rd ed.). New York, NY: McGraw-Hill Companies.

  • Sadock, B. J., & Sadock, V. A. (2007) Kaplan and Sadock's synopsis of psychiatry (10th ed.). Philadelphia, PA: Lipincott Williams & Wilkins.

  • Sadock, B., & Sadock, V. (2010) Kaplan & Sadock's pocket handbook of clinical psychiatry (5th ed.). Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins.

  • Taketomo, C. K., Hodding, J. H., & Kraus, D. M. (2010) Pediatric dosage handbook: International edition (17th ed.). Hudson, OH: Lexi-Comp, Inc.

  • Tierney, L. M.,& Henderson, M. C. (2005) The patient history: Evidence-based approach. New York, NY: Lange Medical Books/McGraw-Hill Medical Pub. Division.

  • Tierney, L. M., McPhee, S. J., & Papadakis, M. A. (Editors.), (2010) Current medical diagnosis & treatment. New York, NY: Lange McGraw-Hill Medical.

  • Wallace, M. (2007) Essentials of gerontological nursing. New York, NY: Springer.

  • Yarbro, C. H.,Wujcik, D.,& Gobel, B. H. (Editors.). (2011) Cancer nursing: Principles and practice (7th ed.). Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett.
Last Updated: February 4, 2013