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Physician Assistant Research Guide


Welcome! We here at Sacred Heart University Library enthusiastically support the research for those pursuing a degree through the College of Health Professions' Physician Assistant program. 

This guide should serve as a solid introduction and go-to reference source on the core resources and research tools available through the SHU Library. Use the tabs on the left to navigate through the guide and thoroughly familiarize yourself with all that we enthusiastically have to offer.

Encyclopedias, Handbooks, and Guides

Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary

An encyclopedic medical dictionary, published since 1940.

Ethics and Professionalism: A Guide for the Physician Assistant

This book contains case studies that focus on critical thinking and the clinical application of ethics and professionalism.

Tarascon Pocket Pharmacopoeia 2020

Used by prescribers around the world, this book continues its tradition as the leading portable drug reference packed with vital drug information to help clinicians make better decisions at the point of care.

The PA's Complete Guide to Prescribing Drug Therapy, 2018

This is a concise, easy-to-read prescribing reference for advanced health care providers involved in the primary care management of patients with acute, episodic, and chronic health problems.

Credo Reference

Explore additional health sciences reference materials from Credo Reference 

Credo Reference