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Health Promotion in Nursing
A discussion of primary, secondary and tertiary categories of health promotion.
# 120641 | 1,000 words | 7 sources | APA | 2008 | US

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This paper examines health promotion in nursing focusing on the three main categories of health promotion: primary, secondary and tertiary. Examples of nursing activities in each category are provided and discussed.

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"According to Pender, Murdaugh and Parsons, health promotion in nursing consists of a set of methods and strategies aimed at improving health and/or preventing disease, illness and injury. The focus in nurse health promotion is not only on the physical but also the social, economical and political factors that affect health and includes such activities as the promotion of physical fitness, healthy living and good nutrition. Leddy identifies three categories of health promotion in nursing. These are primary health promotion which consists of..."

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