Source: American Journal of Health Behavior, Volume 28, Number 3, May 2004, pp. 195-207(13)
Publisher: PNG Publications
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: 1: Health Communication Research Laboratory, School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, St. Louis, MO. 2: Community and Family Medicine, Department of Surgery, Duke University, Durham, NC. 3: Division of Biostatistics, School of Medicine, Washington University, St. Louis, MO. 4: Department of Psychology, Saint Louis University, St. Louis, MO. 5: School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, St. Louis, MO.
Publication date: May 1, 2004
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.