From the Back Cover
Whether you're an undergraduate or graduate nursing student or a nurse practitioner, Health Promotion in Nursing Practice, 4/e offers comprehensive coverage of the nurse's role in the promotion of healthful lifestyles and the prevention of disease. Included are analyses of various definitions of health, clear-cut models for understanding health promotion, and effective assessment tools and strategies. All nurses can assist individuals and families establish healthier lifestyles. This text is the tool that outlines how.
New to the Fourth Edition!
- Healthy People 2001: Featured throughout the text are relevant, day-to-day examples.
- Directions for Practice: This special section at the end of each chapter provides practical examples for application.
- Expanded focus: New coverage includes discussions of vulnerable populations and questions of how health disparities can be eliminated.
Other Titles of Interest
--This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
Murray, Health Promotion through the Life Span, 7/e 0-8385-3688-3
Fontaine/Cleary, Healing Practices 0-8385-0385-3