THE POTENCY OF HEALTH PROMOTION VERSUS DISEASE PREVENTION MESSAGES IN A COLLEGE POPULATION
- A Commentary on Sallis, Own, and Fotheringham's Perspective on "Behavioral Epidemiology: A Systematic Framework to Classify Phases of Research on Health Promotion and Disease Prevention". Catania, Joseph A.; Dolcini, M. Margaret // Annals of Behavioral Medicine;2002, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p78
Comments on an article regarding the development of a framework to classify phases of research on health promotion and disease prevention, published in a 2000 issue of 'Annals of Behavioral Medicine.' Conceptualization of the field of behavioral epidemiology; View that descriptive research is...
- Response to Catania and Dolcini. Sallis, James F.; Owen, Neville; Fotheringham, Michael J. // Annals of Behavioral Medicine;2002, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p79
Responds to comments on an article regarding the development of a framework to classify phases of research on health promotion and disease prevention, published in a 2000 issue of 'Annals of Behavioral Medicine.' Definition proposed for behavioral epidemiology; Distinction drawn between social...
- Unkind Words About Prevention. // Electronic Ardell Wellness Report (E-AWR);01/26/2001, p2
Discusses the failure of prevention programs to motivate people into taking care of their health. Tendency of prevention programs to concentrate on the negative instead of promoting health; Factors critical to motivating behavior change; Advantages of health promotion over preventive care.
- Winning with a strong defense. Butler, Robert N. // Geriatrics;Jul93, Vol. 48 Issue 7, p15
Editorial. Discusses the need for a program of health promotion and disease prevention in older adults. Benefits of successful prevention of disease; Acceptance of responsibility for lifestyle; Inclusion of health promotion and disease prevention in comprehensive health plan of government.
- Preventive healthcare and health promotion: Beyond the rhetoric, questions abound. Rakowski, William; Schmidt, Robert M. // Generations;Spring94, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p5
Editorial. Advocates preventive healthcare and health promotion. Early detection as the alternative for conditions that can not be prevented; Role of gerontology in the development of prevention as a subject in the healthcare field; Prevention as moving from the clinics and the high-risk...
- Health promotion and disease prevention: A historical perspective. McLeroy, Kenneth R.; Crump, Carolyn E. // Generations;Spring94, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p9
Provides a historical overview of the various influences that have stimulated interest in health promotion and disease prevention. Stages, effects and causes of the epidemiologic transition; Description of several public and private agencies, research agencies and federal agencies addressing...
- The definition and measurement of prevention, preventive healthcare, and health promotion. Rakowski, William // Generations;Spring94, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p18
Presents several empirical criteria by which prevention and health promotion objectives can be measured. Traditional approach to prevention; Descriptions, goals and priorities of prevention and health promotion; Evaluating health strategies by cost-containment, mortality, survivorship,...
- The development of health promotion guidelines and recommendations. Branch, Laurence G. // Generations;Spring94, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p24
Discusses the process of developing guidelines and recommendations in the context of health status indicators, health promotion and disease prevention. Shift to the individual as center of the healthcare system; Discussion of the Surgeon General's Report on Health Promotion and Disease...
- A Resource Guide to Health Promotion, Wellness, and Preventive Medicine. Sperry, Lan; Carlson, Jon // Individual Psychology: The Journal of Adlerian Theory, Research ;Dec84, Vol. 40 Issue 4, p508
Presents a resource guide to health promotion and preventive medicine. Residency in general preventive medicine; Holistic health handbook; Medical self-care.