The Handbook of Health Behavior Change / Edition 2

The Handbook of Health Behavior Change / Edition 2

by Sally A. Shumaker, McBee, Ockene, Eleanor B. (Ed.) Schron
     
 

ISBN-10: 0826167810

ISBN-13: 9780826167811

Pub. Date: 09/01/1998

Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

Demands of managed care and wellness programs require that practitioners and researchers find effective models for behavior change. The Handbook of Health Behavior Change has been updated to direct both care providers and policy makers to the most promising prevention and wellness therapies. This second edition includes important new findings on prevention topics,…  See more details below

Overview

Demands of managed care and wellness programs require that practitioners and researchers find effective models for behavior change. The Handbook of Health Behavior Change has been updated to direct both care providers and policy makers to the most promising prevention and wellness therapies. This second edition includes important new findings on prevention topics, like smoking cessation and addictions; on adherence issues among patients with chronic diseases; and on relapse behaviors. Issues associated with HIV are also given special emphasis, as well as behavior change in special populations, including teenagers and ethnic groupings.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780826167811
Publisher:
Springer Publishing Company
Publication date:
09/01/1998
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
607
Product dimensions:
6.26(w) x 9.24(h) x 1.48(d)

Table of Contents

Contributors
Sect. IBehavior Change and Maintenance: Theory and Measurement1
1Theoretical Models and Strategies for Improving Adherence and Disease Management5
2Relapse Prevention and the Maintenance of Optimal Health33
3The Transtheoretical Model of Behavior Change59
4Models for Provider-Patient Interaction: Applications to Health Behavior Change85
5Measuring Adherence With Medication Regimens in Clinical Care and Research114
Sect. IILifestyle Interventions and Maintenance of Behaviors133
6Adherence to Treatment for Nicotine Dependence137
7Promoting Dietary Change166
8Adherence to Physical Activity Recommendations and Interventions189
9Adoption and Maintenance of Safer Sexual Practices213
10Intervention Elements Promoting Adherence to Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Programs in the Clinical Behavioral Medicine Setting239
Sect. IIIObstacles to Lifestyle Change and Adherence267
11Biological Obstacles to Adoption and Maintenance of Health-Promoting Behaviors269
12Improving Physicians' Implementation of Clinical Practice Guidelines: Enhancing Primary Care Practice283
13Adolescent Tobacco Use and the Social Context305
Sect. IVLifestyle Change and Adherence Issues Within Specific Populations331
14Lifestyle Interventions for the Young335
15Problems With Adherence in the Elderly357
16Adherence Issues Among Adolescents With Chronic Disease377
Sect. VLifestyle Change and Adherence Issues Among Patients With Chronic Disease409
17Co-Management of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease411
18Issues in Diabetes Self-Management435
19Adherence Issues Among Cancer Patients462
Sect. VIAdherence Issues in Clinical Trials483
20Prerandomization Compliance Screening: A Statistician's View485
21Predictors of Patient Adherence: Patient Characteristics491
Sect. VIILifestyle Change and Adherence: The Broader Context513
22Adherence and the Placebo Effect515
23Collaboration Between Professionals and Mediating Structures in the Community: Toward a "Third Way" in Health Promotion535
24Ethical Issues in Lifestyle Change and Adherence555
Index563

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