AMERICAN NURSE TODAY
Jan 2009 issue
Complete blood count: Getting beyond the basics
Bain BJ. Diagnosis from the blood smear. N Engl J Med. 2005;353:498.
Dhaliwal G, Cornett PA, Tierney LM. Hemolytic anemia. Am Fam Physician. 2004;69:2599-2606.
Emedicine. Hemolytic-uremic syndrome. Available at: www.emedicine.com/ped/topic960.htm. Accessed December 3, 2008.
Emedicine. Hemolytic anemia. Available at: www.emedicine.com/med/topic979.htm. Accessed December 3, 2008.
Harmening DM, ed. Clinical Hematology and Fundamentals of Hemostasis. 4th ed. Philadelphia, Pa: F.A. Davis Publishers; 2002.
Shah A. Acquired hemolytic anemia. Indian J Med Sci. 2004;58(12):533-536.
Easing your way back to school
Bartels J. Educating nurses for the 21st century. Nurs Health Sci. 2005;7:221-225.
Graner B. Break the cycle of stress with PBR3. American Nurse Today. 2007;3(5):56-57.
Sullivan EJ, Decker PJ. Effective Leadership & Management in Nursing. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Parson Education, Inc.; 2005.
Environmental health and the pediatric patient
American Nurses Association. ANA’s Principles of Environmental Health for Nursing Practice with Implementation Strategies. Silver Spring, MD: American Nurses Association; 2007.
Balbus JM, Harvey CE, McCurdy LE. Educational needs assessment for pediatric health care providers on pesticide toxicity. J Agromedicine. 2006;11(1):27-38.
Erikson L, Thompson T. A review of a preventable poison: pediatric lead poisoning. J Spec Pediatr Nurs. 2005;10(40):171-182.
Evans GW, Marcynyszyn MA. Environmental justice, cumulative environmental risk, and health among low- and middle-income children in upstate New York. Am J Public Health. 2004;94(11):1942-1944.
Graff JC, Murphy L, Ekvall S, Gagnon M. In-home toxic chemical exposures and children with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Pediatr Nurs. 2006;32(6):596-603.
Hays JC, Davis JA, Miranda ML. Incorporating a built environment module into an accelerated second-degree community health nursing course. Public Health Nurs. 2006;23(5):442-452.
Israel BA, Parker EA, Rowe Z, et al. Community-based participatory research: lessons learned from the Centers for Children’s Environmental Health and Disease Prevention Research. Environ Health Perspect. 2005;113(10):1463-1471.
The National Environmental Education Foundation. Health Professionals and Environmental Health Education. Position Statement. Washington, DC: The National Environmental Education Foundation; 2004. www.neefusa.org/pdf/PositionStatement.pdf. Accessed December 12, 2008.
Reddy MM, Reddy MB, Reddy CF. Scientific advances provide opportunities to improve pediatric environmental health. J Pediatr. 2004;145:153-156.
Trasande L, Boscarino J, Graber N, et al. The environment in pediatric practice: a study of New York pediatricians’ attitudes, beliefs, and practices towards children’s environmental health. J Urban Health. 2006;83(4):760-772.
Trasande L, Landrigan PJ, Schechter C. Public health and economic consequences of methyl mercury toxicity to the developing brain. Environ Health Perspect. 2005;113:590-596.
Trasande L, Schapiro ML, Falk R. et al. Pediatrician attitudes, clinical activities, and knowledge of environmental health in Wisconsin. WMJ. 2006;105(2):45-49.
Trasande L, Ziebold C, Schiff JS, Wallinga D, McGovern P, Oberg CN. The role of the environment in pediatric practice in Minnesota. Attitudes, beliefs, and practices. Minn Med. 2008;91(8):36-39. http://www.minnesotamedicine.com/PastIssues/September2008TableofContents/ClinicalTrasandeSeptember2008/tabid/2681/Default.aspx. Accessed December 12, 2008.
US General Accounting Office. Pesticides Industry Sales and Usage: 1996-1997 Market Estimates. Washington, DC: US General Accounting Office; 2000. Publication RCED-00-40.
Perfecting your acid-base balancing act
Allibone L, Nation N. Guide to regulation of blood gases: part two. Nurs Times. 2006;102(46):48-50.
Ayers P, Warrington L. Diagnosis and treatment of simple acid-base disorders. Nutr Clin Pract. 2008;23(2):122-127.
Morton P, Fontaine D, Hudak C, Gallo B. Critical Care Nursing: A Holistic Approach. 8th ed. Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 2004.
Price S, Wilson L. Pathophysiology: Clinical Concepts of Disease Processes. 6th ed. St. Louis, MO: Mosby; 2003.
Rhoades R, Pflanzer R. Human Physiology. 4th ed. Fort Worth, TX: Saunders College Publishing; 2003.
Simpson H. Interpretation of arterial blood gases: a clinical guide for nurses. Br J Nurs. 2004;13(9):522-528.
Phenytoin: Keep patients in the range and out of danger
Bader MK, Littlejohns LR, eds. AANN Core Curriculum for Neuroscience Nursing. 4th ed. St. Louis, MO: W.B. Saunders; 2004.
Bazil CW, Morrell MJ, Peldey TA. Epilepsy. In Rowland LP, ed. Merritt’s Neurology. 11th ed. Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 2005.
Evidence-based medicine guidelines. Fosphenytoin utilization. Use of fosphenytoin (Cerebyx) and intravenous phenytoin (Dilantin) in adult patients. www.surgicalcriticalcare.net. Accessed November 10, 2008.
Fisher R, Long L, White I. Guide to the Care of the Patient with Seizures: AANN Reference Series for Clinical Practice. Glenview, IL: AANN; 2004.
Hickey JV. The Clinical Practice of Neurological and Neurosurgical Nursing. 5th ed. Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 2003.
Lehne R. Pharmacology for Nursing Care. 5th ed. Philadelphia, PA: W.B. Saunders; 2004.
Snelson C, Dieckman B. Recognizing and managing purple glove syndrome. Crit Care Nurse. 2000;20(3):54-61.
Reversing neuroleptic malignant syndrome
Ananth J, Parameswaran S, Gunatilake S, Burgoyne K, Sidhom T. Neuroleptic malignant syndrome and atypical antipsychotic drugs. J Clin Psychiatry. 2004;65(4):464-470.
Lee JW. Catatonic variants, hyperthermic extrapyramidal reactions, and subtypes of neuroleptic malignant syndrome. Ann Clin Psychiatry. 2007;19(1):9-16.
Nielson J, Bruhn, A. Atypical neuroleptic syndrome caused by olanzapine. Acta Psychiatr Scand. 2005;112:238-240.
Strawn JR, Keck PE, Caroff SN. Neuroleptic malignant syndrome. Am J Psychiatry. 2007;164(6):870-876.
Improving palliative care and communication in the ICU
Baggs JG, Morton SA, Schmitt MH, Dombeck MT, Sellers CR, Quinn JR. Intensive care unit cultures and end-of-life decision making. J Crit Care. 2007; 2:159-168.
Curtis JR. Caring for patients with critical illness and their families: the value of the integrated clinical team. Respir Care. 2008;53:480-487.
Curtis JR, Treece PD, Nielsen EL, et al. Integrating palliative and critical care: evaluation of a quality-improvement intervention. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2008;178:269-275.
Happ MB, Swigart VA, Tate, JA, Hoffman LA, Arnold RM. Patient involvement in health-related decisions during prolonged critical illness. Res Nurs Health. 2007;30:361-372.
Lautrette A, Darmon M, Megarbane B, et al. A communication strategy and brochure for relatives of patients dying in the ICU. N Engl J Med. 2007;365(5):469-478.
Wall RJ, Curtis JR, Cooke CR, Engelberg RA. Family satisfaction in the ICU: differences between families of survivors and nonsurvivors. Chest. 2007;132:1425-1433.