Chapter 9. Health Promotion

  1. Gillian Hampson RGN, RCNT, DN, PN/Dip HE in Community Health Care Independent Practice Nurse

Published Online: 11 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470775110.ch9

Practice Nurse Handbook, Fifth Edition

Practice Nurse Handbook, Fifth Edition

How to Cite

Hampson, G. (2006) Health Promotion, in Practice Nurse Handbook, Fifth Edition, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470775110.ch9

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 2 AUG 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405144216

Online ISBN: 9780470775110



  • health promotion;
  • scotland;
  • screening;
  • health education;
  • health risks


This chapter contains section titled:

  • National Service Frameworks and Quality and Outcomes Framework

  • Inequalities in Health

  • Cultural Diversity

  • Education for Practice Nurses

  • Terminology

  • Health Promotion and the Primary Healthcare Team

  • Health Promotion in General Practice

  • Dietary Advice and Monitoring

  • Smoking Cessation

  • References

  • Further Reading

  • Useful Addresses and Websites