Health promotion in nursing practice /

Main Author: Pender, Nola J., 1941-
Other Authors: Murdaugh, Carolyn L., Parsons, Mary Ann.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Upper Saddle River, NJ : Prentice Hall, 2006
Edition: 5th ed.
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction: Health promotion and disease prevention: the challenges of the 21st century
  • PART 1: THE HUMAN QUEST FOR HEALTH: Toward a definition of health
  • Individual models to promote health
  • Community models to promote health
  • PART 2: PLANNING FOR HEALTH PROMOTION AND PREVENTION: Assessing health and health behaviors
  • Developing a health promotion-prevention plan
  • PART 3: INTERVENTIONS FOR HEALTH PROMOTION AND PREVENTION: Physical activity and health promotion
  • Diet, nutrition, prevention, and health promotion
  • Stress management and health promotion
  • Social support and health promotion
  • PART 4: EVALUATING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF HEALTH PROMOTION: Measuring outcomes of health promotion and prevention interventions
  • Evaluating individual and community interventions
  • PART 5: Self-care for health promotion across the life span
  • Health promotion in vulnerable populations
  • PART 6: APPROACHES TO PROMOTING A HEALTHIER SOCIETY: Health promotion in community settings
  • Promoting health through social and environmental change.