Health Promotion in Nursing Practice / Edition 6

Health Promotion in Nursing Practice / Edition 6

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by Nola J. Pender, Carolyn L. Murdaugh, Mary Ann Parsons
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0135097215

ISBN-13: 9780135097212

Pub. Date: 04/29/2010

Publisher: Pearson

Health Promotion in Nurisng Practice presents a strong, up-to-date foundation for understanding and building the science and practice of health promotion. The book has three goals: to introduce the major individual and community models and theories that guide health promotion interventions; to offer evidence-based strategies for effective health promotion in

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Health Promotion in Nurisng Practice presents a strong, up-to-date foundation for understanding and building the science and practice of health promotion. The book has three goals: to introduce the major individual and community models and theories that guide health promotion interventions; to offer evidence-based strategies for effective health promotion in practice settings; and to foster critical thinking about future opportunities for research and more effective interventions. This Sixth Edition is thoroughly updated to reflect the latest research and terminology. New coverage includes: the U.S. Government’s Healthy People 2020 Goals; more ecological approaches encompassing families, communities, and nations; new health promotion technologies, and more.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780135097212
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
04/29/2010
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
368
Sales rank:
469,525
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction: Global Health Promotion: Challenge of the 21st Century

Part I. The Human Quest for Health

1. Toward a Definition of Health

2. Individual Models to Promote Health Behavior

3. Community Models to Promote Health

Part II. Planning for Health Promotion and Prevention

4. Assessing Health and Health Behaviors

5. Developing a Health Promotion—Prevention Plan

Part III. Interventions for Health Promotion and Prevention

6. Physical Activity and Health Promotion

7. Nutrition and Health Promotion

8. Stress Management and Health Promotion

9. Social Support and Health

Part IV. Evaluating the Effectiveness of Health Promotion

10. Evaluating Individual and Community Interventions

Part V. Health Promotion in Diverse Populations

11. Self-Care for Health Promotion Across the Life Span

12. Health Promotion in Vulnerable Populations

Part VI. Approaches for Promoting a Healthier Society

13. Health Promotion in Community Settings

14. Promoting Health Through Social and Environmental Change

Index

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