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Document ID (ISN)40079
CIS number 83-1179
ISBN(s) 0-87484-567-X
Year 1982
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Parkinson R.S.
Title Managing health promotion in the workplace - Guidelines for implementation and evaluation
Bibliographic information Mayfield Pub. Co., 285 Hamilton Ave., Palo Alto, CA 94301, USA, 1st edition 1982. Illus. 314p. 336 ref. Price: US$24.95.
Abstract Health promotion is a combination of educational, organisational and environmental activities designed to support behaviour conducive to the health of employees and their families. Preliminary risk assessments are followed by the implementation of programmes designed to reduce such risks associated with behaviour. General guidelines, examples of major US company health programmes, and background articles on related subjects such as hypertension, smoking, weight, stress, alcohol and drug abuse control programmes are given.
Descriptors (primary) health programmes; plant health supervision; role of management
Descriptors (secondary) hypertension; USA; drug dependence; body weight; smoking; manuals; stress factors; alcoholism
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Medicine, hygiene and first aid
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Alcohol and drug abuse
Workplace health promotion