Chapter 19: Health Perception
diseaseetiologyhealth goalshealth-illness continuumhealth perceptionhealth promotionhealth within illnessillness population health preventive health care primary health care primary preventionsecondary preventiontertiary preventionwell-beingwellness
After studying this chapter, you should be able to do the following:
Describe the perception of health for individuals, families, and communities.
Compare factors that affect health for individuals, families, and communities.
Understand the focus of assessment of health in the individual, family, andcommunity.
Identify health goals and expected outcomes in planning for individuals, families, andcommunities.
Discuss the use of the nursing diagnosis
Identify methodologies of intervention for improving the health of individuals,families, and communities.
Evaluate health outcomes in individuals, families, and communities.
CONCEPTS OF HEALTHHealth as a National and an International GoalDefinitions of HealthHealth as the Absence of DiseaseHealth as a ContinuumHealth as Wellness and Well-BeingHealth in PopulationsFACTORS AFFECTING HEALTHBiologySocial EnvironmentBehaviorsPhysical EnvironmentPublic Policy and Intervention