Internists used effective preventive interventions less frequently and ineffective practices more frequently than experts recommend.
Internists' use of health promotion and disease prevention activities is associated with habit, attitude, and a lack of adequate knowledge.
Younger physician age, general internal medicine practice, and personal health promotion and disease prevention practices were strongly associated with more appropriate use of recommended practices.
Mots-clés Pascal : Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Médecine générale, Médecin, Pratique professionnelle, Prévention, Education sanitaire, Conseil, Personnel sanitaire, Etats Unis
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : North America, America, Internal medicine, Physician, Professional practice, Prevention, Health education, Council, Health staff, United States
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 91-0466009
Code Inist : 002B30C. Création : 199406.