Quality of Life in Health Promotion and Rehabilitation: Conceptual Approaches, Issues, and Applications

Quality of Life in Health Promotion and Rehabilitation: Conceptual Approaches, Issues, and Applications

by Rebecca Renwick
     
 

This book convincingly argues that Quality of Life is the vital link between health promotion and rehabilitation. The contributors first review the conceptual basis for understanding and discussing quality of life in health promotion and education. They continue by addressing critical issues such as ethics, policy, quality assurance, and measurement -

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This book convincingly argues that Quality of Life is the vital link between health promotion and rehabilitation. The contributors first review the conceptual basis for understanding and discussing quality of life in health promotion and education. They continue by addressing critical issues such as ethics, policy, quality assurance, and measurement - exploring applications of quality of life in the context of a wide range of current social issues and populations. Finally, they consider the implications for future research and practice.

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Following an introduction to key themes and concepts, contributors representing various disciplines review the conceptual basis for understanding and discussing quality of life and its links to health promotion and rehabilitation. They address issues such as HIV, ethics, quality assurance and measurement in health care, and disabilities, among populations including adolescents, the elderly, and the homeless. Paper edition (unseen), $24.95. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780803959132
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
03/26/1996
Pages:
456
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

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