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
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=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**