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Required Textbooks

The following textbooks are required for the Critical Care Nursing Program:

Aehlert, B. (2013).  ECGs Made Easy (5th ed.).  St. Louis, MO:  Elsevier.  ISBN: 978-0-323-17057-4

Hazinski, M.F., & Shuster, M.  (Eds.) (2015). 2015 Handbook of emergency cardiovascular care for healthcare providers.  Ottawa, ON: Heart and Stroke Foundation.  ISBN: 978-1-926969-36-7

Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada (2016).  Advanced cardiovascular life support:  ACLS provider manual.  Ottawa, ON:  Author.  ISBN:  978-1-926969-50-3

Urden, L.D., Stacy, K.M., & Lough, M.E. (2018).  Critical care nursing: Diagnosis and management (8th ed.).  St. Louis:  Mosby. ISBN-978-0-323-44752-2 

Optional Resources:

Jarvis, C. (2014a).  Physical examination & health assessment, Second Canadian Edition. Toronto, ON:  Elsevier Canada. ISBN: 978-1-926648-72-9

  Jarvis, C. (2014b).  Pocket companion for physical examination & health   assessment, Second Canadian Edition. Toronto,    ON:  Elsevier Canada.         ISBN: 978-1-927406-10-6

Textbooks are available at:

Dalhousie Health Sciences Bookstore, 6136 University Ave., Halifax, NS

Phone 902-494-3020.  If you need assistance, just ask for Jim Regan (the Health Sciences Text Buyer). 

You can visit the bookstore in person or pay over the phone using Visa or MasterCard

(902-494-3020) or you can order online at their website www.dal.ca/bookstore

Direct link to order texts from Dalhousie Health Sciences Bookstore:  https://bookstore.dal.ca/CourseSearch/?course[0]=HS-SUB,HS-W17,NURS,CCNP,&

Unfortunately, the Dalhousie Health Sciences Bookstore cannot invoice or accept cheques. Books should arrive within 3 days if ordering online or by phone within Nova Scotia, and up to a week as your shipping address moves west.

** These textbooks are also sometimes available online through websites such as Amazon or Chapters/Indigo**