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NURS 6541 Primary Care of Adolescents & Children: Welcome & Course Readings

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Please find your required library readings below. If you have problems with the links below, please contact the Library. If you have APA questions about these materials, please contact the Writing Center.

NURS 6541 Required Course Readings

The links are for required readings found in the Walden databases ONLY. For all other readings, see your course resources.

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American Academy of Pediatrics. (2004). Clinical practice guideline: Diagnosis and management of acute otitis media. Pediatrics, 113(5), 1451–1465.

Blackmer, A. B., & Farrington, E. A. (2010). Constipation in the pediatric patient: An overview and pharmacologic considerations. Journal of Pediatric Health Care, 24(6), 385–399.

Bradley, J. S., Byington, C. L., Shah, S. S., Alverson, B., Carter, E. R., Harrison, C., Swanson, J. T. (2011). The management of community-acquired pneumonia in infants and children older than 3 months of age: Clinical practice guidelines by the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society and the Infectious Diseases Society of America. Clinical Infectious Diseases, 53(7), e25–e76. 

Chow, A.W., Benninger, M.S., Brook, I., Brozek, J.L., Goldstein, E.J.C., Hicks, L.A., Pankey, G.A., Seleznick, M., Volturo, G., Wald, E.R., & File Jr, T.M. (2012). IDSA clinical practice guideline for acute bacterial rhinosinusitis in children and adults.Clinical Infectious Diseases, 54(8), 72-112.

Cox, A., Patel, H., & Gelister, J. (2012). Testicular torsion. British Journal of Hospital Medicine, 73(3), C34–C36.

Elward, K., Frame, P., Yawn, B.P., Solberg, L.I., &  Gonin, R. Implementing asthma guidelines using practice facilitation and local learning collaboratives: a randomized controlled trial. Annals of family Medicine, 12(3), 233-240

Gagan, M. (2009). The SOAP format enhances communication. Nursing New Zealand, 15(5), 15.

Grady, M. (2010). Concussion in the adolescent athlete. Current Problems in Pediatric and Adolescent Health Care, 40(7), 153–184.

Jonovich, S. J., & Alpert-Gillis, L. J. (2014). Impact of pediatric mental health screening on clinical discussion and referral for services. Clinical Pediatrics, 53(4), 364-371.

Keeton, C.P., Kolos, A.C., & Walkup, J.T. (2009). Pediatric generalized anxiety disorder: epidemiology, diagnosis, and management. Paediatric Drugs, 11(3), 171-83.

Marsh, A.M., Fraser, D., Marsh, J.P., Serota, J.A., Giordano, B., & Hallas, D. (2013). Management of concussion in the pediatric patient. Journal of Pediatric Health Care, 27(6), 499-504.

Mold, J.W., Fox, C., Wisniewski, A., Lipman, P.D., Krauss, M.R., Harris, D.R., Aspy, C., Cohen, R.A., Elward, K., Frame, P., Yawn, B.P., Solberg, L.I., & Gonin, R. Implementing asthma guidelines using practice facilitation and local learning collaboratives: a randomized controlled trial. Annals of Family Medicine, 12(3), 233-240.

National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners. (2008). NAPNAP position statement on age parameters for pediatric nurse practitioner practice. Journal of Pediatric Health Care, 22(3), e1–e2.

Rockhill, C., Kodish, I., DiBattisto, C., Macias, M., Varley, C., & Ryan, S. (2010). Anxiety disorders in children and adolescents. Current Problems in Pediatric and Adolescent Health Care, 40(4), 66–99.

Schapiro, N. (2009). Confidentiality and access to adolescent health care services. Journal of Pediatric Health Care, 24(2), 133–136.

Shulman, S.T, Bisno, A.L., Clegg, H.W., Gerber, M.A., Kaplan, E.L., Lee,G., Martin, J.M., & Van Beneden, C. (2012). Infectious Diseases Society of America. Clinical practice guideline for the diagnosis and management of group A streptococcal pharyngitis: 2012 update by the Infectious Diseases Society of America. Clinical Infectious Diseases, 58(10), 86-102.

 

Other Readings

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