Melanie Duffy, Susan Dresser, and Janet Fulton, eds. New York, NY: Springer Publishing; 2009. Coil bound; 178 pages. $40.00. ISBN: 978-082611835-6
Transitioning from bedside clinical practice to an advanced practice role can be difficult. Clinical Nurse Specialist Toolkit provides insight and assistance to anyone getting started as a clinical nurse specialist (CNS) as well as to CNSs who already have been in the role for a period of time. The book is divided into 6 sections, helping CNSs move forward from finding a job to developing the role for advancement and professional recognition.