F.A. Davis Nursing Titles Honored by AJN

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Five titles recognized as the most valuable publications of 2014.

We are honored that AJN has recognized the contributions of these authors to the education of the next generation of nursing students and to the professional development of the field.

F.A. Davis Company has been recognized by the American Journal of Nursing as the publisher of five of the titles awarded 2014 Book-of-the-Year Awards in five different categories. These awards recognize the most valuable publications of the year, as chosen by AJN’s panel of judges. Peer reviewed and evidence-based, AJN is considered the profession’s premier journal and has been identifying its selections of the year’s best work since 1969.

“We congratulate each of the authors on their accomplishments and thank them for their dedication to sharing their knowledge and experience with nursing students, educators, and clinicians,” said Jean Rodenberger, Editor-in-Chief, Nursing. “These five titles reflect models of learning that are changing how nursing is taught and how students are learning in today’s time pressed environments. We are honored that AJN has recognized the contributions of these authors to the education of the next generation of nursing students and to the professional development of the field.”

Awarded first place in the 2014 AJN Book of the Year Awards in the Adult Primary Care category
NP Notes
Nurse Practitioner's Clinical Pocket Guide, 2nd Edition
Ruth McCaffrey, DNP, ARNP, FNP-BC, GNP-BC
Ellis Quinn Youngkin, PhD, RNC, WHCNP, ARNP
ISBN-13: 978-0-8036-3908-9
$41.95 (US) | $52.50
(Also available as an e-Edition.)

“These attributes make NP Notes a great clinical tool that will be an asset to NPs and NP students alike. * Sized conveniently: small and fits easily in a lab-coat pocket. * Provides excellent content, well organized, visually pleasing. * Is valuable for use in clinical practice.”—AJN

Awarded first place in the 2014 AJN Book of the Year Awards in the Child Health category
Family Health Care Nursing
Theory, Practice, and Research, 5th Edition
Joanna Rowe Kaakinen, RN, PhD, PNP
Deborah Padgett Coehlo, PhD, RN, PNP
Rose Steele RN, PhD
Aaron Tabacco, RN, BSN
Shirley May Harmon Hanson RN, PhD, PMHNP/ARNP, FAAN, CFLE, LMFT
ISBN-13: 978-0-8036-3921-8
$63.95 (US) | $79.95 (CAN)
(Also available as an e-Edition.)

“This comprehensive text is written for all specialties and levels within the nursing profession. It’s written by and for nurses and supports the practice of nurses working in partnership with families. While having a theoretical base, the information it provides is practical and supported by multiple examples of application.”—AJN

Awarded second place in the 2014 AJN Book of the Year Awards in the Critical Care/Emergency Nursing category
ACLS, CPR, and PALS
Clinical Pocket Guide
Shirley A. Jones MS Ed, MHA, EMT-P, RN
ISBN-13: 978-0-8036-2314-9
$34.95 (US) | $43.95 (CAN)
(Also available as an e-Edition.)

“…an excellent pocket guide for novice ICU nurses and clinical nurses who don’t frequently use basic or advanced life support skills. It easily fits into a lab-coat pocket and the tabs make it easy to access information.—AJN

Awarded third place in the 2014 AJN Book of the Year Awards in the Gerontologic Nursing category
Advanced Practice Nursing in the Care of Older Adults
Laurie Kennedy-Malone, PhD, GNP-BC, FAANP, FGSA
Kathleen Ryan Fletcher, RN, DNP, GNP-BC, FAAN
Lori Martin-Plank PhD, FNP-BC, NP-C, GNP-BC, FAANP
ISBN-13: 978-0-8036-2491-7
$87.95 (US) | $109.95 (CAN)
(Also available as an e-Edition.)

“This comprehensive text fills several roles. It’s a nursing text, a reference and resource for practicing APNs, and a study guide for certification exams. I enthusiastically recommend it as a basic text in adult and gerontology APN programs; case studies and questions at the end of each chapter reinforce key concepts and stimulate critical thinking and discussion.”—AJN

Awarded second place in the 2014 AJN Book of the Year Awards in the Medical-Surgical Nursing category
Basic Nursing
Leslie S. Treas PhD, RN, NNP-BC, CPNP-PC
Judith M. Wilkinson, PhD, ARNP, RNC
ISBN-13: 978-0-8036-2778-9
$109.95 (US) | $137.50 (CAN)
(Also available as an e-Edition.)

“In this unique text, essential nursing concepts and skills are presented in a very reader-friendly manner, supported by effective graphic design and colorful photos, diagrams, and sidebars. The reader is exposed to critical thinking at the onset of the text, before beginning an in-depth overview of the nursing process.—AJN

These titles are available at bookstores or directly from F.A. Davis Company.
For more information, call 800-323-3555 (US) 800-665-1148 (Canada) or visit http://www.FADavis.com.

About F.A. Davis Company
F.A. Davis Company is one of the oldest independent, family-managed publishing houses in America. Since 1879, we have been meeting the needs of nursing, medical, and health science professionals seeking information of the highest quality.

Today, F.A. Davis carries on that tradition through its print, digital, and online products for students, educators, and clinicians in Nursing and the Health Sciences. Our flagship titles, Taber’s® Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary and Davis’s Drug Guide for Nurses® are among the most trusted names in health care.
For more information, visit http://www.FADavis.com.

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