Source: American Journal of Health Behavior, Volume 23, Number 3, May 1999, pp. 163-171(9)
Publisher: PNG Publications
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: 1: University of Minnesota School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, Duluth, MN. 2: Health Research Center, Institute for Research and Education, HealthSystem Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN.
Publication date: May 1, 1999
The American Journal of Health Behavior seeks to improve the quality of life through multidisciplinary health efforts in fostering a better understanding of the multidimensional nature of both individuals and social systems as they relate to health behaviors.
The Journal aims to provide a comprehensive understanding of the impact of personal attributes, personality characteristics, behavior patterns, social structure, and processes on health maintenance, health restoration, and health improvement; to disseminate knowledge of holistic, multidisciplinary approaches to designing and implementing effective health programs; and to showcase health behavior analysis skills that have been proven to affect health improvement and recovery.