Bennett, Clare and Perry, Jane and Lawrence, Z (2009) Promoting Health in Primary Care. Nursing Standard, 23 (47). pp. 48-56. ISSN 0029-6570Full text not available from this repository. (Request a copy)
In recent years there has been a considerable shift in UK health policy towards developing an NHS that places a real emphasis on the promotion of health. Primary care services are key to achieving this aim. This article examines the meaning of health and its determinants, approaches to health promotion, public health and health protection in primary care. An overview of primary care oriented health promotion activity in relation to diabetes, cancer prevention, cardiovascular disease and obesity is also provided.
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|Uncontrolled Keywords:||health promotion, community nursing, Primary Health Care|
|Subjects:||R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
R Medicine > RT Nursing
|Divisions:||Academic Departments > Institute of Health and Society|
|Depositing User:||Leonie Shuck|
|Date Deposited:||18 Mar 2011 12:17|
|Last Modified:||18 Mar 2011 12:17|
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