Chapter 13. Future Prospects: A Challenge to Promote Wellness

  1. Vee P. Prasher1 and
  2. Matthew P. Janicki2
  1. Vee Prasher and
  2. Matthew Janicki

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470776216.ch13

Physical Health of Adults with Intellectual Disabilities

Physical Health of Adults with Intellectual Disabilities

How to Cite

Prasher, V. and Janicki, M. (2008) Future Prospects: A Challenge to Promote Wellness, in Physical Health of Adults with Intellectual Disabilities (eds V. P. Prasher and M. P. Janicki), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470776216.ch13

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Monyhull Hospital, Kings Norton, Birmingham

  2. 2

    University of Illinois at Chicago

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 20 SEP 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405102193

Online ISBN: 9780470776216

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Keywords:

  • phenotypic physical problems;
  • david satcher;
  • intellectual disabilities;
  • epidemiology;
  • human genome

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • A Framework for Understanding Research on Physical Health

  • A Framework for Health Promotion and Wellness

  • Some Closing Thoughts

  • References