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.
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Table of Contents
INTRODUCTION: HEALTH PROMOTION AND DISEASE PREVENTION: THE CHALLENGES OF A NEW MILLENNIUM.
I. THE HUMAN QUEST FOR HEALTH.
2. Motivation for Health Behavior.
3. The Health Promotion Model.
II. HEALTH PROMOTION IN DIVERSE POPULATIONS.
5. Health Promotion in Vulnerable Populations.
III. PLANNING FOR PREVENTION AND HEALTH PROMOTION.
7. Developing a Health-Protection-Promotion Plan.
IV. INTERVENTIONS FOR PREVENTION AND HEALTH PROMOTION.
9. Nutrition and Health.
10. Stress Management and Health.
11. Social Support and Health.
V. EVALUATING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF HEALTH PROMOTION.
13. Evaluating Individual and Community Interventions.
VI. APPROACHES FOR PROMOTING A HEALTHIER SOCIETY.
15. Protecting and Promoting Health Through Social and Environmental Change.
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