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Health promotion in nursing practice

Author
Pender, Nola J., 1941-
Title
Health promotion in nursing practice / Nola J. Pender, Carolyn L. Murdaugh, Mary Ann Parsons.
Format
Book
Edition
6th ed.
Published
Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Pearson, ©2011.
Description
xviii, 349 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Other contributors
Murdaugh, Carolyn L.
Parsons, Mary Ann.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • Toward a definition of health
  • Individual models to promote health behavior
  • Community models to promote health
  • Assessing health and health behaviors
  • Developing a health promotion-prevention plan
  • Physical activity and health promotion
  • Nutrition and health promotion
  • Stress management and health promotion
  • Social support and health
  • Evaluating individual and community interventions
  • Self-care for health promotion across the life span
  • Health promotion in vulnerable populations
  • Health promotion in community settings
  • Promoting health through social and environmental change.
Summary
This book presents a strong foundation for understanding and building the science and practice of health promotion. This Sixth Edition is thoroughly updated to reflect the latest research and terminology.
Subject headings
Health promotion.
Preventive health services.
Nursing.
Medical subjects
Health Promotion.
Nursing Care.
Health Behavior.
Health Policy.
Genre heading
Nurses' Instruction.
ISBN
9780135097212
0135097215

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Herman B Wells Library
Call Number
RT67 .P56 2011
Location
Wells Library - Research Coll. - Stacks
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10th Floor, East Tower
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Kokomo Library
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RT67 .P56 2011
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Stacks
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2nd Floor
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Library
South Bend - Schurz Library
Call Number
RT67 .P56 2011
Location
Stacks
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5th Floor
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