Traduction en anglais : Prevention and health promotion in chronic patients : a challenge to curative institutions.
The tasks of prevention and health promotion involve more than lowering the probability that health people will fall ill.
In view of the increase in chronic diseases, more must be done than presentloy customary to apply them not only to health assurance, including the preservation and augmentation of resources, but also to prevention of the probability that poor states of health will spread or grow worse.
Implementation there of presupposes that curativd institutions will cultivate preventive potentials.
This article reflects on how that could be done : what prevention and health promotion in the case of chronic illness mean as tasks for curative institutions and howe they can be conceptualized.
To conclude with, the article shows what inhibitory conditions presently stand in the way of curative institutions attending to preventive and health-promotion tasks and what changs will be necessary to eradicate them.
Mots-clés Pascal : Prévention, Maladie, Chronique, Homme, Promotion santé
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Prevention, Disease, Chronic, Human, Health promotion
Notice produite par :
Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 95-0364404
Code Inist : 002B30A01C. Création : 01/03/1996.