Health Promotion Strategies through the Lifespan, Second Canadian Edition by Ruth Beckmann Murray

Health Promotion Strategies through the Lifespan, Second Canadian Edition

byRuth Beckmann Murray, Judith Proctor Zentner, Verna C. Pangman

Paperback | December 15, 2008

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For courses in Health Promotion, Community Health, or Growth and Development.

 

Using a practical, holistic approach to the health care of individuals and families, this text offers specific guidelines for health assessment, with suggested nursing interventions and health promotion strategies at each developmental stage from birth to death. Unique in its comprehensive, clear, and integrated format, it covers the physical, cognitive, emotional, sociocultural, and spiritual aspects of development for each individual life stage—in equal depth and breadth.

 

This second Canadian edition better reflects the unique perspective of nursing practices in Canada, showcasing our historical perspective on health promotion alongside updated data relating to Canadian demographics, family models, health needs, and research findings.

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Title:Health Promotion Strategies through the Lifespan, Second Canadian EditionFormat:PaperbackDimensions:784 pages, 11 × 8.25 × 1.15 inPublished:December 15, 2008Publisher:Pearson EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0136156010

ISBN - 13:9780136156017

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Table of Contents

PART I           Influences on the Developing Person and Family Unit

Chapter 1         Sociocultural Influences on the Person and Family

Chapter 2         Environmental Influences on the Person and Family

Chapter 3         Spiritual and Religious Influences on the Person and Family

PART II          Basic Concepts Related to the Developing Person and Family Unit

Chapter 4         The Family: Basic Unit for the Developing Person

Chapter 5         Overview: Theories Related to Human Development

Chapter 6         The Developing Person: Principles of Growth and Development

PART III        The Developing Person and Family: Infancy Through Adolescence

Chapter 7         Assessment and Health Promotion for the Infant

Chapter 8         Assessment and Health Promotion for the Toddler

Chapter 9         Assessment and Health Promotion for the Preschooler

Chapter 10       Assessment and Health Promotion for the Schoolchild

Chapter 11       Assessment and Health Promotion for theAdolescent and Youth

PART IV        The Developing Person and Family: Young Adulthood Through Death

Chapter 12       Assessment and Health Promotion for the Young Adult

Chapter 13       Assessment and Health Promotion for the Middle-Aged Person

Chapter 14       Assessment and Health Promotion for the Person in Later Adulthood

Chapter 15       Death, the Last Developmental Stage