Required Textbooks

Undergraduate Department - Spring 2017

revised 8/29/2017

**ATTENTION STUDENTS: You are expected to purchase NOT rent your textbooks, they will be utilized in subsequent semesters**

NUR (V) 105 – Introduction to the Nursing Profession

Ellis, J., & Hartley C. (2012). Nursing in Today’s World: Issues, Trends, and Management (10th ed.). Maryland: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.  ISBN # 978-1605477077

Lochhaas, T (2012) Student Success for Health Professionals Made Incredibly Easy (2nd ed.). Maryland: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. ISBN # 978-1609137847

NUR (V) 202 – Nutrition and Diabetics

Grodner, M., Escott-Stump, S., and Dorner, S., (2016). Nutritional Foundations and Clinical Applications: A Nursing Approach 6th ed. Evolve Elsevier.  ISBN # 978-0323242103

NUR (V) 215/216 – Foundations of Nursing and Practicum

Ackley, B.J., & Ladwig, G. B. (2017). Nursing Diagnosis Handbook: An Evidence- Based Guide to Planning Care. (11th ed.). St. Louis, MO: Elsevier/Mosby.  ISBN # 978-0323322249

Pagana, K. & Pagana, T. (2014). Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests. (5th ed.). St. Louis, MO: Elsevier/Mosby. ISBN # 978-0323089494

Potter, P. & Perry, A. (2017). Fundamentals of Nursing. (9th ed.). St. Louis, MO: Elsevier/Mosby. ISBN # 978-0323327404

Perry, A., Potter, P., & Ostendorf, W. (2015). Nursing Interventions & Clinical Skills. (6th ed.). St. Louis, MO: Elsevier/Mosby. ISBN # 978-0323187947

Venes, D. (2017). Taber’s cyclopedic medical dictionary. (23rd ed.). F.A. Davis.  ISBN # 978-0803659049

NUR (V) 217/218 – Health Assessment and Lab

Jarvis, C. (2016). Physical Examination & Health Assessment (7th Ed.). St. Louis, MO: Elsevier. ISBN # 978-1455728107

Jarvis, C. (2016). Physical Examination and Health Assessment: Laboratory Manual. (7th ed.). St. Louis, MO, Elsevier, Inc. ISBN # 978-0323265416

NUR (V) 221 – Medical Terminology for Health Professionals

Gylys, B.A. & Masters, R.M. (2009). Medical Terminology Simplified: A Programmed Learning Approach by Body Systems (5th ed.). Philadelphia: F.A. Davis Company. ISBN # 978-0803639713

NUR (V) 230 – Computations in Pharmacotherapeutics Laboratory

Mulholland, J. (2015). The Nurse, The Math, The Meds: Drug Calculations Using Dimensional Analysis (3rd ed.). St. Louis, MO: Mosby.   ISBN # 978-0323187114

NUR (V) 233/234 – Concepts of Professional Nursing and Practicum

Ackley, B.J., & Ladwig, G. B. (2017). Nursing Diagnosis Handbook: An Evidence- Based Guide to Planning Care. 11th ed.). St. Louis, MO: Elsevier/Mosby.  ISBN # 978-0323322249

Harrington, N., & Terry, C.L. (2013). LPN to RN Transitions: Achieving Success in Your New Role. (4th ed.). Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.  ISBN # 978-1609136918

Pagana, K. & Pagana, T. (2014). Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests. (5th ed.). St. Louis, MO: Elsevier/Mosby. ISBN # 978-0323089494

Potter, P. & Perry, A. (2017). Fundamentals of Nursing. (9th ed.). St. Louis, MO: Elsevier/Mosby. ISBN # 978-0323327404

Perry, A., Potter, P., & Ostendorf, W. (2015). Nursing Interventions & Clinical Skills. (6th ed.). St. Louis, MO: Elsevier/Mosby. ISBN # 978-0323187947

Venes, D. (2017). Taber’s cyclopedic medical dictionary. (23rd ed.). F.A. Davis.  ISBN # 978-0803659049

NUR (V) 307 – Conceptual Approaches to Pathophysiology

Braun, C.A. & Anderson, C.M. (2017). Applied Pathophysiology: A Conceptual Approach to the Mechanisms of Disease (3rd ed.). Baltimore, MD: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. ISBN # 978-1496335869

NUR (V) 330 – Pharmacotherapeutics and the Process of Nursing

Lilley, L., Harrington, S. & Snyder, J. (2016). Pharmacology and the Nursing Process; Text. (8th ed.). St. Louis. MO: Elsevier/Mosby.   ISBN # 978-0323358286

NUR (V) 345/346 – Adult Health Nursing I and practicum

Ignatavicius, D. & Workman, M.L. (2016). Medical-Surgical Nursing: Critical Thinking for Collaborative Care. (8th ed.). St. Louis, MO: Mosby/Elsevier.  ISBN # 1455772551

NUR (V) 355/356 – Nursing Care of the Childbearing and Childrearing Family and practicum

Perry, S. E., Hockenbery, M. J., Lowdermilk, D.L., & Wilson, D. L. (2015). Maternal Child Nursing Care (5th ed.). Maryland Heights, MO: Mosby, Inc. ISBN # 0323057202

Bindler, R., Ball, j., London, M & Davidson, Michele (2017) Clinical Skills Manual for Maternity and Pediatric Nursing (5th ed.) Hoboken, New Jersey: Pearson Education, Inc. ISBN # 978-0134257006

NUR (V) 418 – Issues in Research Seminar

American Psychological Association. (2010). Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (6th ed.). Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott. ISBN # 978-1433805615

Polit & Beck (2018) Essentials of Nursing Research: Appraising Evidence for Nursing Practice. (9th ed.) Baltimore, MD: Lippincott: ISBN # 978-1496351296

NUR (V) 419 – Professional Development Seminar

Accumulated textbooks and resources used throughout the curriculum and any NCLEX-RN® review book.

NUR(V) 442/443 – Leadership and Management in Nursing and practicum

Huber, Diane (2014). Leadership and Nursing Care Management (5th ed.). Elsevier Health Sciences. ISBN # 978-1455740710

NUR (V) 445/446 – Community/Mental Health Nursing

Stanhope, M., & Lancaster, J. (2016). Public Health Nursing: Population-Centered Health Care in the Community. (9th ed.). Revised edition. St. Louis: Mosby.  ISBN # 978-0323321532

Halter, M. (2014). Varcarolis' Foundations of Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing: A Clinical Approach, (7th ed.) St. Louis, Mo. ISBN # 978-1455753581

NUR (V) 455/456 – Adult Health Nursing II

Accumulated textbooks and resources used throughout the curriculum and any NCLEX-RN® review book. ** You are not required to purchase the new edition