ABBREVIATED LIST OF PUBLICATIONS
Pagana, K.D., & Pagana, T.J. (1986). Pocket nurse guide to laboratory
and diagnostic tests. St. Louis: C.V. Mosby Co., Chinese
Pagana, K.D. (1987). Preventing complications in jejunostomy tube
feedings. Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing, 6(1), 28-38.
Pagana, K.D. (1988). Stresses and threats reported by baccalaureate
students in relation to an initial clinical experience, Journal of
Nursing Education, 27(9), 418-424.
Pagana, K.D. (1989). Writing strategies to demystify publishing. The
Journal of Continuing Education in Nursing, 20(2), 58-63.
Pagana, K.D. (1989). Psychometric evaluation of the Clinical Stress
Questionnaire (CSQ). Journal of Nursing Education, 28(4), 169-174.
Pagana, K.D., & Gingrow, K.S. (1990). A practical plan for teaching
oral communication skills. Nurse Educator, 15(1), 17-19.
Pagana, K.D. (1990). The relationship of hardiness and social support
to student appraisal of stress in an initial clinical nursing
situation. Journal of Nursing Education, 29(6), 255-261.
Pagana, K.D. (1991). Through the eyes of a nurse: A summer program for
kids. Nurse Educator, 16(4), 13-15.
Pagana, K.D. (1994). Teaching students time management strategies.
Journal of Nursing Education, 33(8), 381-83.
Pagana, K.D., & Pagana, T.J. (l999). Diagnostic Testing and Nursing
Implications: A Case Study Approach (5th ed.). St. Louis: Mosby-Year
Pagana, K.D. & Pagana, T.J. (2000). Mosby's Rapid Reference to
Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests. St. Louis: Mosby, Inc.
Pagana, K.D. (2004). Making Time for Exercise. Create the Future
Through Renewal (Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau
International Newsletter), 1(7), November 2004.
Pagana, K.D. (2005). Dining Etiquette: A Necessary Ingredient for the
True Professional. Create the Future Through Renewal (Honor Society
of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International Newsletter), 2(6), July
Pagana, K.D. (2005). Get in Good with the Gatekeeper: Tips for
Avoiding Business Call Blunders. Pharmaceutical Representative, 35
(9), 44-45, September 2005.
Pagana, K.D. (2005). Nurses‟ Cardiac Risk Assessment Primer. Nursing
Spectrum, 14 (21), p. 12, October 10, 2005.
Pagana, K.D.& Pagana, T.J. (2006). Mosby's Manual of Diagnostic and
Laboratory Tests (3rd ed.). St. Louis: Mosby/Elsevier.
Pagana, K. D. (2006). Even More Reasons to Exercise. Nursing
Spectrum, 15 (6), March 13, 2006.
Pagana, K. D. (2006). Microalbumin: Little Test, Big Payoff.
American Nurse Today, 1 (1), 57-58.
Pagana, K. D. (2006). Do You Need A Business Card? American Nurse
Today, 1 (2), 47.
Pagana, K. D. (2006). Blunder-free Business Meals: A Guide to Dining
Etiquette. American Nurse Today, 1 (3), 61-62.
Pagana, K.D. (2006). Business Etiquette Blunders Quiz, Business
Credit, 108 (10), 34-35.
Pagana, K. D. (2006). Virtual Colonoscopy: A Noninvasive Look at the
Colon. American Nurse Today, 1 (3), 20-21.
Pagana, K. D. (2006). Bread, Butter & Beyond: Dining Etiquette.
Williamsport, PA: LAYCO Publishing Company.
Pagana, K.D., & Pagana, T.J. (2007). Mosby's Diagnostic and Laboratory
Test Reference (8th ed.). St. Louis: Mosby-Elsevier.
Pagana, K.D. (2007). Leaving the Right Impression with Business Card
Etiquette. Distributor’s Link Magazine, 30 (1), 100, 236.
Pagana, K. D. (2007). Crossing Your „T‟s and Dotting Your „I‟s:
Professional Etiquette in Nursing. In C.Headley, (Ed.). Career
Fulfillment in Nephrology Nursing: Your Guide to Professional
Development, (2nd ed), Pitman, NJ: Anthony J Jannetti, Inc.
Pagana, K.D. (2007). Laboratory and Diagnostic Testing: A
Perioperative Update. AORN Journal 85 (4), 754-762.
Pagana, K.D. (2007). Business Card Etiquette. Networking Times:
Moving the Heart of Business, 6 (3), May-June, 28-29.
Pagana, K.D. (2007). BNP: Rapid Detector of Heart Failure. American
Nurse Today, 2 (5), 17-18.
Pagana, K.D. (2007). E-mail etiquette: 17 Tips for Professional
Communication. American Nurse Today, 2(7), 45.
Pagana, K.D. (2007). The Etiquette Advantage: The Nurse‟s Toolbox.
The Journal of Continuing Education in Nursing, 38 (3), 105-106.
Pagana, K.D. (2007). Sleeping in the Danger Zone. American Nurse
Today 2(9), 14-15.
Pagana, K. D. (2007). What‟s the latest on lipoproteins? American
Nurse Today, 2 (11), 41-42.
Pagana, K.D. (2007). Contributing Author. One Hundred. In Canfield, J,
Hansen, MV, and Thieman, L. (editors). Chicken Soup for the Nurse’s
Soul: A Second Dose, 210-211.
Pagana, K.D. (2008). Voice mail etiquette: Make sure your phone
messages send the right impression. American Nurse Today, 3(2), 40.
Pagana, K.D. (2008). The Nurse’s Etiquette Advantage: How
Professional Etiquette Can Advance Your Nursing Career. Indianapolis,
IN: Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing.
Pagana, K.D. (2008). Professional etiquette: The protocols you didn‟t
learn in nursing school. American Nurse Today, 3 (11), 32-33.
Pagana, K.D. (2008). Diagnostic and laboratory tests used to diagnose
Alzheimer‟s disease. Alzheimer’s Care Today, 9(4), 263-266.
Pagana, K.D. (in press). Nursing etiquette: A critical link for
career success. Nursing 2008 Journal. Accepted 8/11/08.
Pagana, K.D. (2009). A user‟s guide to cell-phone etiquette. American
Nurse Today, Accepted 12/19/08.
Pagana, K.D. (2009). Ace the interview with professional etiquette.
Nursing Spectrum & NurseWeek. Career Fair 2009 Guide, 10-11.
Pagana, K.D. (2009). The Art of Small Talk. Nursing Spectrum &
NurseWeek. Career Fair 2009 Guide,60-61.
Pagana, K.D. (2009). Leaving the right impression with business card
etiquette. Florida Real Estate Journal, 16 (19)2, 19.
Book Translations: French, Chinese, Korean, Spanish, and Portuguese.
Over 1 million copies of books have been sold.
Time is Money$$$: Sun-Gazette Reporter Seeks Help From Efficiency Expert. Dave Thompson,
Williamsport Sun-Gazette, 10/23/05.
Professional Etiquette with the Gatekeepers. Diane Langley, Williamsport Sun-Gazette, 12/4/05.
Is Your Office Like “The Office”? Geoff Williams, Entrepreneur.com, 12/11/06.
The Other E & M Guidelines: Etiquette and Manners, Pamela Lewis Dolan, American Medical News,
Know Proper Business Card Etiquette. Carol Cain, Detroit Free Press, 6/12/07
Newspaper Article: “Professional Speaker Teaches the Ins and Outs of
Manners.” Sun Gazette, November 4, 2007.
Practicing Party Prudence: Author Says Etiquette A Must for RNs at
Holiday Parties. Catherine Spader, Nurse.com, December 12, 2008.