Head Lice

NASN Resources

Lice Lessons educational initiative with tools and resources to help school nurses reduce fear and stigma and help parents navigate treatment choices.

National Association of School Nurses. (2016). Head lice management in the school setting (Position Statement). Silver Spring, MD: Author.

Ross, L. & Graham, M. (2013). Chapter 21 Skin disorders. In J. Selekman (Ed.), School nursing a comprehensive text (2nd ed.). Philadelphia, PA:  F.A. Davis Company.

Other Resources

Committee on Infectious Diseases American Academy of Pediatrics.  (2015).  Redbook – Report of the Committee on Infectious Diseases (30th ed.).  Elk Grove Village, IL: American Academy of Pediatrics.

NOTE: AAP offers a discount to NASN members who purchase the Redbook®. Special offer with discount code.

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Pest identifications and guidance services from Dr. Richard Pollack

Page last updated April 2017.

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