Toward a definition of health -- Individual models to promote health behavior -- Community models to promote health -- Assessing health and health behaviors -- Developing a health promotion/prevention plan -- Physical activity and health promotion -- Nutrition and health promotion -- Stress management and health promotion -- Social support and health -- Evaluating individual and community interventions -- Self-care for health promotion across the life span -- Health promotion in vulnerable populations -- Health promotion in community settings -- Promoting health through social and environmental change.
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Diagnostic testing -- Blood studies : hematology and coagulation -- Urine studies -- Stool studies -- Cerebrospinal fluid studies -- Chemistry studies -- Microbiologic studies -- Immunodiagnostic studies -- Nuclear medicine studies -- X-ray studies -- Cytologic, histologic, and genetic studies -- Endoscopic studies -- Ultrasound studies -- Pulmonary function, arterial blood gases (abgs), and electrolyte studies -- Prenatal diagnosis and tests of fetal well-being -- Special diagnostic, special specimen collection, and postmortem studies. -- App. A. Standard precautions for prevention and control of infection -- App. B. Guidelines for specimen transport and storage -- App. C. Vitamins in human nutrition -- App. D. Minerals in human nutrition -- App. E. Effects of drugs on laboratory tests (blood, "whole" plasma, serum, stool, and urine)
From pregnancy through birth in a Bisayan Filipino village, by D.V. Hart.--Customs connected with birth and the rearing of children, by P. Anuman Rajadhon.--Pregnancy and birth in Vietnam, by R.J. Coughlin.
The study by P. Anuman Rajadhon was originally published in his Life and ritual in old Siam, 1961, p. 105-191. Includes bibliographies.