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• Please refer to the latest edition for the recommended references

• Exam content is NOT limited to the below references
Physician References
• Faust’s Anesthesiology Review, WB Saunders
• Fundamentals of Anaesthesia, Tim Smith , Colin Pinnock , Ted Lin , Robert Jones
• Review of Clinical Anesthesiology by Connelly and Silverman, Neil Connelly
• Clinical Anesthesiology by Morgan and Mikhail, John F. Butterworth
• Anesthesiology, David Longnecker
Anesthesia Specialist
• Clinical Anesthesiology, Paul G. Barash
• Anaesthesia and Intensive Care A-Z: An Encyclopedia of Principles and Practice : Yentis SM,
Hirsch NP, Smith GB
• Yao and Artusio's Anesthesiology
• Basics of Anesthesia, Ronald D. Miller, Manuel C. Pardo
• Rook's textbook of Dermatology
• Schackner' Textbook of Pediatric Dermatology
• Bolognia Textbook of Dermatology
Dermatology Specialist • Dermatology Atlas for Skin of Color
• Dermatology Illustrated Study Guide and Comprehensive Board
• Dermatology in Clinical Practice
• Dermatology Skills for Primary Care
• Scott Brown’s diseases of the Ear, Nose and throat
• Cummings Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
• Diseases of the Ear
ENT Specialist • Atlas of Ear Surgery
• Differential Diagnosis in Otorhinolaryngology: Symptoms, Syndromes and Interdisciplinary
• Textbook of Ear, Nose and Throat Diseases
• Procedures for Primary Care
• Robbins and Cotran Pathologic Basis of Disease
• Katzung Basic and Clinical Pharmacology
• Essentials of Medical pharmacology
• Ananthanarayanan and Panickers Textbook of Microbiology
• Jawetz, Melnick, and Adelberg's Medical Microbiology (Lange Basic Science)
• Sherris Medical Microbiology
• Roitt's Essential Immunology
• Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine
• Goldman-Cecil Medicine (Cecil Textbook of Medicine)
• Kumar and Clark's Clinical Medicine
Medical Practitioner • Kaplan and Saddocks Textbook of Psychiatry
• Rakels Textbook of Family Medicine
• Dewhurst Textbook of Obstretics and Gynacology
• Shaws Textbook of Gynacology
• Duttas Textbook of Obstretics
• Mudhaliar and Menons Book of Clinical Obstretics
• Park's Textbook of Preventive and Social Medicine
• Textbook of Preventive Medicine
• Oxford Book of Public Health
• Bailey and Love Short Practice of Surgery
• Sabistons Textbook of Surgery
• Robbins and Cotran Pathologic Basis of Disease
• Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus
Ophthalmology Specialist • Medical Management of Glaucoma
• Albert & Jakobiec's Principles & Practice of Ophthalmology
Dental References
• Wheeler’s Dental Anatomy, Physiology and Occlusion
• Treatment Planning in Dentistry
• Master Dentistry: Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Radiology, Pathology and Oral Medicine
• Master Dentistry: Restorative Dentistry, Paediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics
GP Dentist
• Oxford Handbook of Clinical Dentistry
• Textbook of Dental Pharmacology and Therapeutics
• Contemporary Implant Dentistry
• Phillips’ Science of Dental Materials
• Lexicomp's Manual of Pediatric Dentistry
• Promoting the Oral Health of Children: Theory and Practice
Pediatrics Dentistry • Revolutions in Pediatric Dentistry
• American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
• Handbook of Pediatric Dentistry
• Caranza's Clinical Periodontology
Periodontics Specialist • American Academy of Periodontology site
• Glickman’s Clinical Periodontology
• Contemporary Implant Dentistry
• Textbook of Complete Dentures
• Stewart's Clinical Removable Partial Prosthodontics (Phoenix, Stewart's Clinical Removable
Partial Prosthodontics)
• Fundamentals of Fixed Prosthodontics
Prosthodontics Specialist
• McCracken's Removable Partial Prosthodontics
• Esthetic Rehabilitation in Fixed Prosthodontics: Prosthetic Treatment: A Systematic Approach
to Esthetic, Biologic, and Functional Integration
• Fundamentals of Implant Dentistry: Prosthodontic Principles
• Contemporary Fixed Prosthodontics
• Contemporary Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
• Contemporary Implant Dentistry
• Handbook of Local Anesthesia
• Atlas of Minor Oral Surgery: Principles and Practice
Oral Surgery Specialist
• Principles of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
• Little and Falace's Dental Management of the Medically Compromised Patient
• Scully's Medical Problems in Dentistry
• Essentials of Traumatic Injuries to the Teeth: A Step-by-Step Treatment Guide
• Contemporary Orthodontics
• Text book of Orthodontics
• Contemporary Treatment of Dentofacial Deformity
Orthodontics Specialist
• Mosby's Orthodontic Review
• Orthodontics Current Principles and Techniques
• American Journal of Orthodontics
Nursing and Midwifery References
• The Lippincott Manual of Nursing Practice
• Brunner and Suddarth's Textbook of Nursing Practice, Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
• Ignatavicius and Workman Medical-Surgical Nursing Critical Thinking For Collaborative Care,
• Medical-Surgical Nursing: Patient-Centered Collaborative Care.
Registered Nurse /Practical Nurse
• Fundamentals of Nursing: Standards and Practice
• Nurses' Quick Reference to Common Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests, Lippincott Williams and
• Pharmacotherapy Handbook
• The John Hopkins Manual of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
• Pediatrics ‘A Primary Care Approach’ Saunders
• Mosby’s Physical Examination Handbook
• Myles' Textbook for Midwives
Registered Midwifery • Birth Emergency Skills Training: Manual for Out-of-Hospital Midwives
• Heart and Hands: Problems in Pregnancy
• HAAD – Public Health School for Health Program
• School Clinic Policy Examples:
US National Association of School Nurses
UK School and Public Nurses Association
American Academy of Pediatrics
School Nurse
• Nursing: Scope and Standards of Practice (Ana, Nursing Administration: Scope and Standards
of Practice)
• Managing Diabetes at School: Tools for the School Nurse Managing Diabetes at School: Tools
for the School Nurse by NASN
• NBCSN Exam Flashcard Study System: NBCSN Test Practice Questions & Review for the
National Board for Certification of School Nurses Examination
Clinical Support References
• Standards and Practice for Medical Device Decontamination
• CBSPD Technician Study Guide
• SPU's The Basics of Sterile Processing Workbook
• Central Service Technical Manual Workbook
Central Sterilize Service Technician
• CBSPD GI Scope Study Guide
• Nurses’ and Technicians’ Care and Maintenance Training Course in GI Endoscopy Reference:
Olympus Manual
• Endoscope Cleaning and High-Level Disinfection
• Manual for Dental Technicians
• Infection Control in Dental Laboratories
Dental Technician • The Science and Art of Dental Ceramics
• McCracken’s Removable Partial Prosthodontics
• The Design, Construction and Use of Removable Orthodontic Appliances
• Textbook For Dental Nurses
• Delmar’s Dental Assisting A Comprehensive Approach
• Delmar’s Handbook of Essential Skills and Procedures for Chairside Dental Assisting
Dental Nurse
• Advanced Dental Nursing
• The Dental Assistant (Dental Assisting Procedures)
• Mosby’s Comprehensive Review of Dental Assisting
• Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics: Nutrition Care Manual and Pediatric Nutrition Care
• Food and Nutrition Center: United States of Agriculture National Agricultural Library
Dietitian and Nutritionist • Food Service Organizations – A Managerial and Systems Approach
• HACCP: A state –of- the Art Approach
• Essentials of Food Safety Sanitation
• Communication and Education Skills for Dietetics Professionals
• National Council on Radiation Protection (NRCP): Recommendations on Limits for Exposure to
Ionizing Radiation Report No 91.
• National Council on Radiation Protection (NRCP): Radiation Protection for Medical Allied
Personnel. Report No 105, Bethesada MD.
Radiographer/Radiography Technician
• Ehrlich RA McCloskey ED : Patient Care in Radiography, St Louis .Mosby
• Cullinan Am: Producing Quality Radiographs, Philadelphia, Lippincott.
• Ballinger PW: Merrill,s Atlas of Radiographic Positions and Radiographic Procedures. Weir J
An Imaging Atlas of Human Anatomy. St Louis Mosby Year Book.
• Egan's Fundamentals of Respiratory Care
Respiratory Therapist • Wilkins' Clinical Assessment in Respiratory Care
• Mosby Respiratory Care Equipment
• A Concise Review of Clinical Laboratory Science
• Clinical Chemistry Techniques, Principles, Correlations
• Clinical Hematology Theory and Procedures
• Color Atlas and Instruction Manual of Peripheral Blood Cell Morphology
Medical Laboratory
• Laboratory Diagnosis of Infectious Diseases Essentials of Diagnostic Microbiology
• NCA Review for Clinical Laboratory Sciences
• Review of Medical Microbiology and Immunology
• MIMS Medical Microbiology
• Lippincott’s Illustrated Q and A Review of Microbiology and Immunology
• O'Sullivan: Physical Rehabilitation, F.A. Davis
• Kisner and Colby: Therapeutic Exercise: Foundations and Techniques, F.A. Davis
• Pryor and Prasad: Physiotherapy for Respiratory and Cardiac Problems: Adults and Pediatrics,
F.A. Davis.
• Magee: Orthopedic Physical Assessment, Saunders
• Kendall: Muscles Testing and Function, with Posture and Pain, Philadelphia, Lippincott
• Cameron: Physical Agents in Rehabilitation: From Research to Practice, Saunders
• Tecklin: Pediatric Physical Therapy, Philadelphia, Lippincott.
• Low Vision Aids Practice
• Contact Lens Primer
• Textbook of Visual Science and Clinical Optometry
• The Practice of Refraction
• Clinical Ophthalmology: A Systematic Approach
• Dictionary of Optometry and Visual Science
• Pickwell's Binocular Vision Anomalies
• Bennett and Rabbett's Clinical Visual Optics
• Clinical Procedures in Primary Eye Care
• Contact Lens Complications
Pharmacy References
• Wells, Barbara, Dipiro, Joesph, Schwinghammer, Terry, Dipiro, Cecily; Pharmacotherapy
• Cipolle, Robert, Strand, Linda, Morley, Peter; Pharmaceutical Care Practice “The Clinician’s
Pharmacist/Pharmacy Technician • Troy, David B.; Remington: The Science and Practice of Pharmacy
• Ansel, Howard C., Pharmaceutical Calculations
• Thompson JE. A Practical Guide to Contemporary Pharmacy Practice, Baltimore, MD:
Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
• AHFS Drug information 10. Bethesda, MD: American society of Health-System Pharmacists
Emergency Medical Services References
• McGraw-Hill's EMT-Basic, Author: George P. Benedetto, Peter A. DiPrima,
• EMT-Basic: Pearls of Wisdom, Author: Guy H. Haskell, Robert C. Krause, Publisher: Jones &
Bartlett Publishers
• Mosby's EMT-Basic Textbook: ECC Guidelines, Edition, Author: Thomas E. Platt, Walt Alan
Stoy, Debra A. Lejeune, Publisher: Mosby
EMT-Basic • Emergency Care: Pearson New International, Daniel Limmer, Michael O'Keefe, Harvey Grant,
Bob Murray, J. David Bergeron
• Emergency Medical Patients Assessment, Care, and Transport, Twink Dalton, Daniel Limmer,
Joseph Mistovich, Howard Werman, San Francisco Paramedics NAEMSP, San Francisco
Paramedic Association
• Caroline NL, Nancy Caroline's Emergency Care in the Streets, Sixth Edition, Jones And Bartlett
Publishers, Inc.
• AAOS (2010). Intermediate Emergency Care and Transportation of the Sick and Injured, Beck,
R. And Rahm, S., editors. Jones & Bartlett.
• Mosby’s EMT Intermediate Textbook for the 1999 National Standard Curriculum. Mosby,
Shade, B., Collins, T.E, Wertz, E.N., Jines, S.A. & Rothenberg, M.A.., JEMS.
EMT-Intermediate • Emergency Medical Technician, Aehlert, Barbara. McGraw-Hill.
• Emergency Care and Transportation of the Sick and Injured, American Academy of
Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)
• Emergency Care, Limmer, Daniel, et. al., Brady
• EMT Prehospital Care, Henry, Mark & Edward Stapleton.
• Prehospital Emergency Care, Mistovich, Joseph, et.
• Advanced Skills in Emergency Care: A Text for the Intermediate Emt, Butman AM et al.,