Note: All references are important but bolded references were chosen by members of the Occupational Health Nursing Examination Committee as “key references” for nurses preparing for the occupational health nursing certification examination.
American Association of Occupational Health Nurses. (2006). AAOHN Core curriculum for occupational and environmental health nursing. M. K. Salazar (Ed.)Philadelphia: Saunders Elsevier.
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Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety. (2001). Violence in the workplace prevention guide (2nd ed.). Hamilton, ON: Author.
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Canadian Communicable Disease Report. (1996). Guidelines for preventing the transmission of tuberculosis in Canadian health care facilities and other institutional settings. Ottawa: Health Canada.
Canadian Occupational Health Nurses Association. (2004a). Confidentiality guidelines for Canadian occupational health nurses. Toronto: Author.
Canadian Occupational Health Nurses Association. (2004b). Disability management guidelines for Canadian occupational health nurses. Toronto: Author.
College of Nurses of Ontario. (2004). Practice standard: Confidentiality and privacy - personal health information. Toronto: Author.
Dyck, D. (2007). Occupational health & safety: Theory, strategies & industry practice. Markham, ON: Lexis Nexis.
Dyck, D. (2009). Disability management: Theory, strategies & industry practice (4th ed.). Markham, ON: Lexis Nexis.
Fortinash, K. M., & Holoday-Worret, P. A. (2003). Psychiatric nursing care plans. St. Louis, MO: Mosby Inc.
Government of Canada. (2005). Canadian Labour Code part 2: Occupational health and safety. Ottawa: Author.
Guidotti, T. L. (2001). Occupational health services: A practical approach. Chicago: Blackburn Press.
Hadler, N. M. (1999). Occupational musculoskeletal disorders (2nd ed.). Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
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Health Canada. (2009). Canadian immunization guide (7th ed.). Ottawa: Canadian Medical Association.
Health Canada. (2010). Environmental & workplace health: Occupational health and safety. Retrieved from: http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/ewh-semt/occup-travail/index-eng.php.
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Hoeman, S. P. (2002). Rehabilitation nursing: process, application, & outcomes. St. Louis, MO: Mosby.
Hynes, D. (2001). Preventing violence in the workplace: Towards an aggression-free workplace. Ottawa: Conference Board of Canada.
Kroemer, K. H. E., & Kroemer, A. D. (2001). Office ergonomics. New York: Taylor and Francis.
Leckie, A. D., & Grewal, M. K. (2002). Disability claims management. Markham, ON: Butterworths Canada.
Levy, B., Wagner, G., Rest, K., & Weeks, J. (2005). Preventing occupational disease and injury. St. Louis, MO: Mosby.
Levy, B., & Wegman, D. (2000). Occupational and environmental health: Recognizing and preventing disease and injury. (4th ed). Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
Levy, B., Wegman, D., Baron, S., & Sokas, R. (2006). Occupational and environmental health: Recognizing and preventing disease and injury (5th ed.). Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
Moser, R. (1999). Effective management of occupational health and environmental health and safety programs (2nd ed.). Beverly Farms, MA: OEM Press.
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Reed, P. (2001). The medical disability advisor: Workplace guidelines for disability management. Philadelphia: Reed Group.
Rogers, B. (2003). Occupational and environmental health nursing: Concepts and practice. Philadelphia: W. B. Saunders.
Rogers, B., Randolph, S., & Mastroianni, K. (2003). Occupational health nursing guidelines for primary clinical conditions (3rd ed.). Beverly Farms, MA: OEM Press.
Rogers, B., Randolph, S., & Mastroianni, K. (2009). Occupational health nursing guidelines for primary clinical conditions (4th ed.). Beverly Farms, MA: OEM Press.
Smeltzer, S. C., & Bare, G. B. (2004). Brunner & Suddarth's textbook of medical-surgical nursing (10th ed.). Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.