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Health promotion for older persons

Wellness--A Community Based-Program Approach (1982 Washington, D.C.)

Health promotion for older persons

group program models

by Wellness--A Community Based-Program Approach (1982 Washington, D.C.)

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Published by National Council on the Aging in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Health promotion -- United States -- Congresses,
  • Geriatrics -- Congresses,
  • Medical care -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies

    Statementproceedings of the seminar, Wellness--A Community-Based Program Approach, Washington, D.C., June 1982
    ContributionsNational Council on the Aging
    The Physical Object
    Pagination51 p. :
    Number of Pages51
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14635225M

    Joseph Stokes III, M.D. The Committee on Health Promotion and Disability Prevention for the Second Fifty would like to make special mention of the contribution of Joseph Stokes III, M.D. Dr. Stokes was instrumental in organizing and outlining the risk factors to be researched for this project, and his passing provided personal inspiration to the committee for further research in the. A treatise of health and long life, with the sure means of attaining it, in two books / (London, C. Hitch, ), by Leonardus Lessius and Luigi Cornaro (page images at HathiTrust) The Health care system and drug abuse prevention: toward cooperation and health promotion.

    Providing a foundation for understanding the requirements and goals for health promotion in the elderly, this book provides an overview of health promotion needs and objectives for aging populations. Chapter 3 Theoretical Models for Health Promotion in Older People. Chapter 4 Health Promotion Interventions Health Promotion for the. Cross-Border Conference on Health Promotion for Older People Ø Health promotion needs to have clearly defined objectives, specifically in terms of promoting the greater autonomy and greater participation of older people. Health promotion must work towards creating a climate which supports the rights of older people in Size: KB.

    OCLC Number: Notes: "This project was supported, in part, by a grant, number AT from the Administration on Aging." Shipping list no.: M. During a period of physical distancing due to COVID, community-based organizations are canceling health promotion programs and exploring options for connecting remotely. Check this page regularly for updates from individual programs on whether it’s feasible to continue implementation when in-person gatherings are not possible.


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The implications for health-promotion messages are as follows (): Use communication processes that rely on heuristics and intuition. These processes may be more effective than those that rely on large amounts of information processing and thinking.

Make messages more relevant to older people. older adults’ social participation for the benefit of all the generations and the whole society. Thus, there is a need for intergenerational initiatives in Japan to encourage older generations to pursue physical and psychological health promotion activities in order to respond to issues among younger generations.

Frailty is a transitional process of increasing vulnerability to adverse health outcomes and reduced functional reserves, in which persons have an increasing risk of functional decline, disability, falls, hospitalisation and death [1,2,3].Estimates suggest that % of community-dwelling older adults in developed countries are frail [] and 42% have the transitional state of pre-frailty, where Cited by:   The project seeks to develop new knowledge on proven and cost-effective methods of health promotion targeting elderly population.

The analysis of funding, organization and coordination of health promotion activities for older persons is also a key project objective. The project objectives underline the articles included in this special by: The Healthy Ageing Strategy presents the strategic direction for change and a set of actions to improve the health of older people, into and throughout their later years.

Read more. Home support services. District health boards fund home support services, which enable older people to be supported to live in their own homes. Read more. Conclusion: The Turkish version of the Geriatric Health Promotion scale is a reliable and valid instrument that can be used in the evaluation of health-promoting behaviours among older individuals.

Get this from a library. Health promotion for older persons: a selected annotated bibliography. [Alan Pardini; Deborah Lerner; United States. Administration on Aging.] -- 61 annotated references that deal with exercise and fitness, nutrition, mental health, injury control, drug management, program development, and selected conditions.

No index. Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, and Health promotion adds additional challenges, with its subject matter involving the complexities of human behavior, above and beyond the complexities of human This book links clinical practice with the social ecology of health be.

Background. Frailty is a transitional process of increasing vulnerability to adverse health outcomes and reduced functional reserves, in which persons have an increasing risk of functional decline, disability, falls, hospitalisation and death [1–3].Estimates suggest that % of community-dwelling older adults in developed countries are frail [] and 42% have the transitional state of pre Cited by: Health promotion is the practical applicability of health, expressed as a resource to permit people to lead an individually, socially and economically productive life.

Public Health The science and art of promoting health, preventing disease, and prolonging life through the organised efforts of society. Community and Public Health is committed to ensuring positive health outcomes for older people in Canterbury. This includes developing and supporting projects that impact social isolation, collaborating with other agencies and networks, and contributing to local older person-focused events.

choose three health promotion projects per country (a total of 33 health promotion projects, see annex) and a case study approach was chosen for evaluation (see “National Reports” and “33 European Best Practice Projects: A Case Study of Health Promotion for Older People”, available on the website.

Editorial Reviews. Reviewer: David O. Staats, MD (University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center) Description: This is an update of a book on health promotion for older persons.

Purpose: Its purpose is to examine how health can be promoted in an aging population. This is a worthy objective and the author succeeds admirably.

Some of the author's own programs have been Pages: Older persons are particularly vulnerable to malnutrition. Moreover, attempts to provide them with adequate nutrition encounter many practical problems.

First, their nutritional requirements are not well defined. Since both lean body mass and basal metabolic rate decline with age, an older person. In this new edition of his successful book, Dr. Haber expands on his model for health promotion and aging in which he emphasizes that it is better for older adults to collaborate with health professionals instead of taking a passive, compliant role.

Haber focuses on the increasing importance of health expectancy to older adults. Practical aids are featured throughout the book including. Health, health promotion and the elderly Article in Journal of Clinical Nursing 5(4) - December with 38 Reads How we measure 'reads'.

18 Promoting Health: A Practical Guide Health Organization (WHO) definition of health promotion as it appears in the Ottawa Charter has been widely adopted and neatly encompasses this: ‘Health promotion is the process of enabling peopleFile Size: KB.

European societies are ageing rapidly and thus health promotion for older people (HP4OP) is becoming an increasingly relevant issue. Crucial here is not only the clinical aspect of health promotion but also its organisational and institutional dimension.

The latter has been relatively neglected in research on HP4OP. This issue is addressed in this study, constituting a part of the EU project Cited by: 9. European societies are undergoing rapid demographic changes.

Thus, for contemporary societies, health promotion for older people (HP4OP) is becoming a highly relevant issue. The literature confirms that the older population has rarely been a target of significant dedicated health promotion by: 9. Best care for older people in hospital uses a person-centred approach and evidence-based tools and resources to identify and respond to the risks associated with hospital admission.

To provide best care we must consider how the person’s medical treatment and healthcare may limit their activity as well as impact on their level of independence. an emphasis on health promotion, disease and injury prevention and timely, equitable access to health and disability support services.

The actions and key steps in the Health of Older People Strategy set out the implications of these strategies for older people and include the File Size: KB.Chapter Health Promotion and Care of the Older Adult Cooper and Gosnell: Foundations and Adult Health Nursing, 7th Edition MULTIPLE CHOICE discussing aging, to whom does the term older adulthood apply?

a. Age 55 and above b. Age 65 and above c. Age 70 and above d. Age 75 and above ANS: B Older adulthood begins at about age PTS: 1 DIF: Cognitive Level: Knowledge REF: Page .Start studying Chapter 33 Health Promotion & Care of the Older Adult. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.