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References – June 2008


Are you prepared for malaria?

Baer S, Hunter A, Mayo R, Meehan N. A quick reference guide to malaria treatment. Am J Nurs Practitioners. 2004;8:51-59.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Malaria. Accessed April 8, 2009.

Fredrich M. Malaria researchers target mosquitoes. JAMA. 2007;297:2187.

Jurgen M, Evans J, Timmann C, et al. Hemoglobin variants and disease manifestations in severe falciparum malaria. JAMA. 2007;297:2220-2226.

Leder K, Black J, O’Brien D, et al. Malaria in travelers: a review of the GeoSentinel Surveillance Network. Clin Infect Dis. 2004;39:1104-1112.

World Health Organization. Malaria. Accessed April 8, 2008.

Zuccotti G, DeAngelis CD. Malaria 2007—Progressing research, persisting challenges. JAMA. 2007;297:2285-2286.

End the epidemic of childhood obesity…one family at a time
American Diabetes Association. Standards of medical care in diabetes-2008. Accessed May 1, 2008.

American Heart Association. Dietary recommendations for children and adolescents: a guide for practitioners. Pediatrics. 2006;117:544-559.

American Medical Association. Expert committee recommendations on the assessment, prevention, and treatment of child and adolescent overweight and obesity. 2007. Accessed May 1, 2008.

American Nurses Association. Nursing: Scope and Standards of Practice [Pub. No. #03SSNP]. Silver Springs, MD: American Nurses Association; 1991.

Angrisani L, Favretti F, Furbetta F, et al. Obese teenagers treated by lap-band system: the Italian experience. Surgery. 2005;138:877-881.

Berkowitz R, Fujioka K, Daniels SR, et al. Effects of sibutramine treatment in obese adults. Ann Intern Med. 2006;145:81-90.

Chanoine J-P, Hampl S, Jensen C, Boldrine M, Hauptman J. Effect of orlistat on weight and body composition in obese adolescents. A randomized control trial. JAMA. 2005;293:2873-2883.

Davis MM, Gance-Cleveland B, Hassink S, Johnson R, Paradis G, Resnicow K. Recommendations for prevention of childhood obesity. Pediatrics. 2007;120(suppl 4):S229-S253.

Drohan SH. Managing early childhood obesity in the primary care setting: a behavior modification approach. Pediatr Nurs. 2002;28:599-610.

Harbaugh BL, Jordan-Welch M, Bounds W, Blom L, Fisher W. Nurses and families rising to the challenge of overweight children. Nurse Pract. 2007;32(3):31-35.

Heubeck E. Reimbursement offers hope for more obesity counseling. DOC News. 2007;4(9):8. Accessed
May 1, 2008.

Jones LH, Ficca M. Is acanthosis nigricans a reliable indicator for the risk of type 2 diabetes? J Sch Nurs. 2007;23:247-251.

Mullen MC, Shield J. Childhood and Adolescent Overweight: The Health Professional’s Guide to Identification, Treatment, and Prevention. Chicago, IL: American Dietetic Association; 2004.

Mun EC, Blackburn GL, Matthews JB. Current status of medical and surgical therapy for obesity. Gastroenterology. 2001;120:669-681.

National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion. Does breastfeeding reduce the risk of pediatric overweight? Research to Practice Series No. 4. July 2007. Accessed May 1, 2008.

National Center for Health Statistics. National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. NHANES 2003-2004. Accessed May 1, 2008.

Nicklas TA, Morales M, Linares A, et al. Children’s meal patterns have changed over a 21-year period: the Bogalusa Heart Study. J Am Diet Assoc. 2004;104:753-761.

Philippas NG, Lo CW. Childhood obesity: etiology, prevention, and treatment. Nutr Clin Care. 2005;8:77-88.

Speiser PW, Rudolf MCJ, Anhalt H, et al. Childhood obesity. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2004;90:1871-1887.

St-Onge M-P, Keller KL, Heymsfield SB. Changes in childhood food consumption patterns: a cause for concern in light of increasing body weights. Am J Clin Nutr. 2003;78:1068-1073.

Zuguo M, Grummer-Strawn LM, Wang J, et al. Do skinfold measurements provide additional information to body mass index in the assessment of body fatness among children and adolescents? Pediatrics. 2007;119:e1306-e1313.

Making sense of statistical power
Bausell RB, Li YF. Power Analysis for Experimental Research: A Practical Guide for the Biological, Medical, and Social Sciences. New York, NY: Cambridge University Press; 2002.

Browner W, Newman T, Hearst N, Hulley S. Getting ready to estimate sample size: hypotheses and underlying principles. In: Hulley S, Cummings S, Browner W, Grady D, Hearst N, Newman T, eds. Designing Clinical Research. Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 2001:51-64.

Cashen LG, Geiger S. Statistical power and the testing of null hypothesis: a review of contemporary management research and recommendations for future research. Organizational Research Methods. 2004;7(2):151-167.

Cohen J. Statistical Power Analysis for the Behavioral Sciences. Revised ed. New York, NY: Academic Press; 1977.

Goodman SN, Berlin JA. The use of predicted confidence intervals when planning experiments and the misuse of power when interpreting results. Ann Intern Med. 1994;121(3):200-206.

Levine M, Ensom MH. Post hoc power analysis: an idea whose time has passed? Pharmacotherapy. 2001;21(4):405-409.

Thomas L, Juanes F. The importance of statistical power analysis; an example from Animal Behaviour. Animal Behaviour. 1996;52:856-859.

Paget’s disease: A therapy update
Hosking D, Lyles K, Brown JP. Long-term control of bone turnover in Paget’s disease with zoledronic acid and risedronate. J Bone Miner Res. 2007;22:142-148.

Maricic M. The use of zoledronic acid for Paget’s disease of bone. Current Osteoporosis Reports 2006;4(1):40-44.

Paget S, Gibofsky A, Beary JF, Sculco TP. Manual of Rheumatology and Outpatient Orthopedic Disorders. 5th ed. Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 2006.

The Paget Foundation for Paget’s Disease of Bone and Related Disorders. A nurse’s guide to the management of Paget’s disease of bone. 2007. Accessed April 7, 2008.

Reclast. Accessed April 7, 2008.

Reid IR, Miller P, Lyles K, et al. Comparison of a single infusion of zoledronic acid with risedronate for Paget’s disease. N Engl J Med. 2005;353:898-908.

Selby PL, Davie MWJ, Ralston SH, Stone MD. Guidelines on the management of Paget’s disease of bone. Bone. 2002;31:366-373.

Siris ES, Lyles KW, Singer FR, Meunier PJ. Medical management of Paget’s disease of bone: indications for treatment and review of current therapies. J Bone Miner Res. 2006;21(suppl 2):P94-P98.

Turning the tide in a hypertensive emergency
American Heart Association. High blood pressure statistics. January 2008. Accessed April 14, 2008.

Bakris GL. Management of severe asymptomatic hypertension (hypertensive urgencies). Accessed April 14, 2008.

Carter BL, Saseen, JJ. Pharmacotherapy: A Pathophysiologic Approach. 6th ed. New York, NY: McGraw-Hill; 2005.

Haas AR, Marik PE. Current diagnosis and management of hypertensive emergency. Semin Dial. 2006;19(6):502-512.

Marik PE, Varon J. Hypertensive crises. Challenges and management. Chest. 2007;1949-1962. Accessed April 2, 2008.

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute. JNC 7 Express. The Seventh Report of the Joint National Committee on prevention, detection, evaluation, and treatment of high blood pressure. U. S. Department of Health and Human Services. National Institutes of Health. NIH Publication No. 03-5233, December 2003. Accessed April 14, 2008.

Vaidya CK, Ouellette JR. Hypertensive urgency and emergency. Hospital Physician. March 2007:43-50. Accessed April 14, 2008.

Understanding the role of the Clinical Nurse Leader
American Association of Colleges of Nursing. Tool Kit for the Implementation of the Clinical Nurse Leader Guide for Practice and Academic Partners. May 2006. Accessed April 29, 2008.

American Association of Colleges of Nursing. White Paper on the Education and Role of the Clinical Nurse Leader. February 2007. Accessed April 29, 2008.

Bowcutt M, Goolsby M. The Clinical Nurse Leader: promoting patient centered outcomes. Nurs Adm Q. 2006;30:156-151.

Wiggins MS. The partnership care delivery model. J Nurs Adm. 2006;36:334-335.


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