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Health Promotion Throughout the Life Span

With the advent of health care reform and an emphasis on reducing health care costs, health promotion and disease prevention is a priority in nursing care. Be prepared with Health Promotion Throughout the Life Span, 8th Edition, your comprehensive guide to major health promotion concepts. Featuring practical guidance - including boxes on diversity awareness, evidence-based practice, innovative practice, hot topics, and quality and safety as well as case studies and care plans - our experienced authors give you all the tools you need to stay current on the latest research and trends in health promotion.

Paperback, 704 Pages

Published: September 2013

Imprint: Mosby

ISBN: 978-0-323-09141-1

Contents

  • Module 1: Foundations for Health Promotion

    1. Health Defined: Objectives for Promotion and Prevention
    2. Emerging Populations and Health
    3. Health Policy and the Delivery System
    4. The Therapeutic Relationship
    5. Ethical Issues Relevant to Health Promotion
    6. Module 2: Assessment for Health Promotion

    7. Health Promotion and the Individual
    8. Health Promotion and the Family
    9. Health Promotion and the Community
    10. Module 3: Interventions for Health Promotion

    11. Screening
    12. Health Education
    13. Nutrition Counseling for Health Promotion
    14. Exercise
    15. Stress Management
    16. Holistic Health Strategies
    17. Module 4: Application of Health Promotion

    18. Overview of Growth and Development Framework
    19. The Prenatal Period
    20. Infant
    21. Toddler
    22. Preschool Child
    23. School-Age Child
    24. Adolescent
    25. Young Adult
    26. Middle-Age Adult
    27. Older Adult
    28. Module 5: Challenges in the Twenty-First Century

    29. Health Promotion for the Twenty-First Century: Throughout the Life Span and Throughout the World

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