Health Promotion Strategies and Methods / Edition 1

Health Promotion Strategies and Methods / Edition 1

by Garry Egger, Robert Donovan, Ross Spark, Rob Donovan
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0074715003

ISBN-13: 9780074715000

Pub. Date: 12/28/2004

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Australia

The revised edition of this highly successful title continues as an easy to read and practical guide to underwstanding and implementing health promotion programs for students and practitioners. It encompasses a vast range of health and disease topics and covers individuals,groups,and whole populations. This edition focuses on the process of health promotion and

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The revised edition of this highly successful title continues as an easy to read and practical guide to underwstanding and implementing health promotion programs for students and practitioners. It encompasses a vast range of health and disease topics and covers individuals,groups,and whole populations. This edition focuses on the process of health promotion and explains the key principles and processes of health promotion to enable the practitioner to select,plan and implement effective programs for the promotion of better health for any issue,group or locale. Written using clear,concise text,the theory is supported by contemporary academic research,literature and practice,and accompanied by diagrams,tables and illustrations.

Health promotion encompasses a vast range of health and disease topics and an equally diverse range of settings and population groups. This revised edition of Health Promotion Strategies & Methods continues to articulate the key principles and processes of health promotion to enable the practitioner to select,plan and implement effective programs for the promotion of better health for any issue,group or location. Features: a practical guide to undeerstanding and implementing health promotion programs for practitioners and students in the health sciences,health promotion,medical and nursing fields; clear,precise text supported b diagrams,tables,and illustrations; concise and logical framework; contemporar academic research,literature and practice inform the theory presented; revised edition incorporates updated information and new references.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780074715000
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Australia
Publication date:
12/28/2004
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
260
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Towards Better Health. Health & Human Behavior. Focus on the Individual. Focus on Groups. Focus on Populations 1-Social Marketing & the Media. 2-Community Organization & Community Development. Focus on Populations. 3-Environmental Adaptations. Selecting the Right Strategies & Methods-What Works.

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