Coverart for item
The Resource Communicating about health : current issues and perspectives, Athena du Pré, University of West Florida

Communicating about health : current issues and perspectives, Athena du Pré, University of West Florida

Label
Communicating about health : current issues and perspectives
Title
Communicating about health
Title remainder
current issues and perspectives
Statement of responsibility
Athena du Pré, University of West Florida
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Now in its fifth edition, Communicating About Health: Current Issues and Perspectives continues to live up to its long-standing reputation as the most dynamic and current exploration of health communication on the market. The book offers rich, current research and in-depth analysis of the cultural, social, and organizational issues that influence health communication and health advocacy. Communicating About Health is an indispensable resource for readers seeking to improve their communication abilities in fields related to health. This text explores health communication through the eyes of patients, care providers, health care leaders, campaign designers, and more. Readers will learn how culture, media, personal identity, technology, social networks, and other factors contribute to health and healing"--Publisher's website
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Du Pré, Athena
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Communication in medicine
  • Medical personnel and patient
  • Health education
  • Health promotion
Label
Communicating about health : current issues and perspectives, Athena du Pré, University of West Florida
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part 1. Establishing a context for health communication -- Introduction -- The landscape for health communication -- Part 2. The roles of patients and professional caregivers -- Patient-caregiver communication -- Patient perspectives -- Caregiver perspectives -- Part 3. Sociocultural issues -- Diversity in health care -- Cultural conceptions of health and illness -- Part 4. Coping and health resources -- Social support, family caregiving, and end of life -- eHeath, mHeath, and Telehealth -- Part 5. Communication in health organizations -- Health care administration, human resources, marketing, and PR -- Part 6. Media, public policy, and health promotion -- Health images in the media -- Public health and crisis communication -- Planning health promotino campaigns -- Designing and implementing health campaigns
Control code
ocn931476732
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
Fifth edition
Extent
xx, 426 pages
Isbn
9780190275686
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2015046594
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)931476732
Label
Communicating about health : current issues and perspectives, Athena du Pré, University of West Florida
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part 1. Establishing a context for health communication -- Introduction -- The landscape for health communication -- Part 2. The roles of patients and professional caregivers -- Patient-caregiver communication -- Patient perspectives -- Caregiver perspectives -- Part 3. Sociocultural issues -- Diversity in health care -- Cultural conceptions of health and illness -- Part 4. Coping and health resources -- Social support, family caregiving, and end of life -- eHeath, mHeath, and Telehealth -- Part 5. Communication in health organizations -- Health care administration, human resources, marketing, and PR -- Part 6. Media, public policy, and health promotion -- Health images in the media -- Public health and crisis communication -- Planning health promotino campaigns -- Designing and implementing health campaigns
Control code
ocn931476732
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
Fifth edition
Extent
xx, 426 pages
Isbn
9780190275686
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2015046594
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)931476732

Library Locations

    • Manawatū LibraryBorrow it
      Tennent Drive, Palmerston North, Palmerston North, 4472, NZ
      -40.385340 175.617349
Processing Feedback ...