Source: American Journal of Health Behavior, Volume 27, Number 4, July 2003, pp. 311-321(11)
Publisher: PNG Publications
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: 1: Department of Medicine, Center of Health Promotion, University of Alabama at Birmingham. 2: Department of Health Behavior, Center of Health Promotion, University of Alabama at Birmingham. 3: Department of Biostatistics, Center of Health Promotion, University of Alabama at Birmingham. 4: Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland at Baltimore, Baltimore, MD. 5: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA. 6: College of Health, University of Arkansas, Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR.
Publication date: July 1, 2003
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.