Health Promotion and Disease Prevention in Clinical Practice / Edition 1

Health Promotion and Disease Prevention in Clinical Practice / Edition 1

by Steven H. Woolf
     
 

ISBN-10: 0683092707

ISBN-13: 9780683092707

Pub. Date: 01/28/1996

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

This is the only text organized by risk factors - the same as those your patients present in the clinical setting. This valuable book reviews the recommendations from the newly revised U.S. Task Force 'Guide to Clinical Preventive Services' and provides step-by-step instructions on how to put prevention into your practice.

Overview

This is the only text organized by risk factors - the same as those your patients present in the clinical setting. This valuable book reviews the recommendations from the newly revised U.S. Task Force 'Guide to Clinical Preventive Services' and provides step-by-step instructions on how to put prevention into your practice.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780683092707
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
01/28/1996
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
618
Product dimensions:
6.01(w) x 8.96(h) x 1.23(d)

Table of Contents

GATHERING INFORMATION

Principles of Risk Assessment
Steven H. Woolf

The History: What to Ask About
Alex H. Krist, Janelle Guirguis-Blake, and Steven H. Woolf

The Physical Examination: Where to Look for Preclinical Disease
Alex Krist, Janelle Guirguis-Blake, Steven H. Woolf, and Robert S. Lawrence

Laboratory Screening Tests
Janelle Guirguis-Blake, Alex Krist, and Steven Woolf

WHAT TO DO WITH THE INFORMATION: DESIGNING A HEALTH MAINTENANCE PLAN TARGETED TO PERSONAL HEALTH BEHAVIORS AND RISK FACTORS

Introduction to the Principles of Health Behavior Change
Russell E. Glasgow and Michael G. Goldstein

Regular Exercise
Steven Jonas

Nutrition
Roger A. Shewmake

Weight Management
Steven Jonas and Kavitha Bhat Schelbert

Tobacco Use
Stephen F. Rothemich

Substance Use Screening, Assessment, and Treatment
Randall T. Brown and Michael F. Fleming

Family Planning through Reversible Contraception
Karen Feisullin and Carolyn Westhoff

Sexually Transmitted Infections
Charles Kodner

Depression, Mood Disorders, and Cognitive Impairment
Daniel E. Ford

Self-Examination of the Breasts, Testes, and Skin
Steven H. Woolf

Chemoprophylaxis
Linda S. Kinsinger, Michael Pignone, and Heidi Nelson

Immunizations
Robert M. Wolfe

Health Promotion and Disease Prevention in Children and Adolescents
Virginia A. Moyer and Laura E. Ferguson

What to Do with Abnormal Screening Test Results
Alex H. Krist and Terence McCormally

What Not to Do and Why: The Arguments Against Some Forms of Screening and Chemoprevention
Janelle Guirguis-Blake and Russell Harris

PUTTING PREVENTION RECOMMENDATIONS INTO PRACTICE

Developing a Health Maintenance Schedule
Paul S. Frame

How to Organize the Practice for Improved Delivery of Clinical Preventive Services
John M. Hickner and Leif I. Solberg

Improving Preventive Care Using Automated Tools
J. Marc Overhage

Reimbursement for Clinical Preventive Services
Betsy Nicoletti

The Future of Health Promotion and Disease Prevention in Clinical Practice
Douglas Kamerow and Kevin Patrick

Appendix

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