Source: American Journal of Health Behavior, Volume 24, Number 6, November 2000, pp. 413-421(9)
Publisher: PNG Publications
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: 1: Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, University of California, Sacramento, CA. 2: Department of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC 3: Department of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC; Medical Statistics Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK.
Publication date: November 1, 2000
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.