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Contemporary Health Promotion in Nursing Practice, Second Edition

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    ISBN: 9781284094749
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    Second Edition
    ISBN: 9781284094749

Bonnie Raingruber

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Contemporary Health Promotion in Nursing Practice, Second Edition describes why nurses are positioned to model and promote healthy behaviors to the public, and how they can promote health to the community.  The Second Edition emphasizes the nurse’s role in health promotion and illustrates how healthy behaviors like weight management, positive dietary changes, smoking cessation and exercise are more likely to be adopted by clients if nurses model these behaviors.

Contemporary Health Promotion in Nursing Practice, Second Edition features updated content around the topics of health promotion theories; health disparities and health promotion policy to reflect changes in the healthcare landscape.

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  • Revised content around  epigenetics and nursing informatics 
  • Healthy People 2020 guidelines referenced throughout the text
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Table of Contents:
Chapter  1  Health Education, Health Promotion, and Health: What Do These Definitions Have to Do with Nursing?
Chapter  2  The History of Health Promotion
Chapter  3  Health Promotion Theories
Chapter  4  Genetic and Social Determinants of Health: An Ecological Perspective
Chapter  5  Health Disparities
Chapter  6  Health Literacy
Chapter  7  Artistic, Creative, and Aesthetic Approaches to Health Promotion
Chapter  8  Rural Health Promotion
Chapter  9  Nursing Informatics
Chapter  10  Evaluation, Research, and Measurement in Health Promotion Practice
Chapter  11  Entrepreneurship and Health Promotion
Chapter  12  Health Promotion Policy

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