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The Resource Health psychology : biopsychosocial interactions, Edward P. Sarafino

Health psychology : biopsychosocial interactions, Edward P. Sarafino

Label
Health psychology : biopsychosocial interactions
Title
Health psychology
Title remainder
biopsychosocial interactions
Statement of responsibility
Edward P. Sarafino
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
To truly understand the interconnections between psychology and health, one must take a look at the whole person. That's why Sarafino's thoroughly updated sixth edition examines the dynamic interplay of biological, psychological, and social factors in people's health
Cataloging source
NLM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sarafino, Edward P.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
R726.7
LC item number
.S27 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Behavioral Medicine
  • Attitude to Health
  • Health Behavior
  • Clinical health psychology
Label
Health psychology : biopsychosocial interactions, Edward P. Sarafino
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 437-524) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Pt. I.
  • Introduction: Basic issues and Processes.
  • p. 1
  • Ch. 1.
  • Overview of Psychology and Health.
  • p. 1
  • Ch. 2.
  • Body's Physical Systems.
  • p. 31
  • Pt. II.
  • Stress, Illness, and Coping.
  • p. 61
  • Ch. 3.
  • Stress-Its Meaning, Impact, and Sources.
  • p. 61
  • Ch. 4.
  • Stress, Biopsychosocial Factors, and Illness.
  • p. 87
  • Ch. 5.
  • Coping with and Reducing Stress.
  • p. 117
  • Pt. III.
  • Lifestyles to Enhance Health and Prevent Illness.
  • p. 141
  • Ch. 6.
  • Health-Related Behavior and Health Promotion.
  • p. 141
  • Ch. 7.
  • Substance Use and Abuse.
  • p. 174
  • Ch. 8.
  • Nutrition, Weight Control and Diet, Exercise, and Safety.
  • p. 209
  • Pt. IV.
  • Becoming Ill and Getting Medical Treatment.
  • p. 243
  • Ch. 9.
  • Using Health Services.
  • p. 243
  • Ch. 10.
  • In the Hospital: The Setting, Procedures, and Effects on Patients.
  • p. 274
  • Pt. V.
  • Physical Symptoms: Pain and Discomfort.
  • p. 305
  • Ch. 11.
  • Nature and Symptoms of Pain.
  • p. 305
  • Ch. 12.
  • Managing and Controlling Clinical Pain.
  • p. 333
  • Pt. VI.
  • Chronic and Life-Threatening Health Problems.
  • p. 357
  • Ch. 13.
  • Serious and Disabling Chronic Illnesses: Causes, Management, and Coping.
  • p. 357
  • Ch. 14.
  • Heart Disease, Stroke, Cancer, and AIDS: Causes, Management, and Coping.
  • p. 386
  • Pt. VII.
  • Looking to the Future.
  • p. 417
  • Ch. 15.
  • What's Ahead for Health Psychology?.
  • p. 417
  • Glossary.
  • p. 430
  • References.
  • p. 437
  • Credit.
  • p. 525
  • Author Index.
  • p. 527
  • Subject Index.
  • p. 547
Control code
ocn155715192
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
6th ed.
Extent
xix, 556 p.
Isbn
9780470129166
Lccn
2007028035
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), ports.
Label
Health psychology : biopsychosocial interactions, Edward P. Sarafino
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 437-524) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Pt. I.
  • Introduction: Basic issues and Processes.
  • p. 1
  • Ch. 1.
  • Overview of Psychology and Health.
  • p. 1
  • Ch. 2.
  • Body's Physical Systems.
  • p. 31
  • Pt. II.
  • Stress, Illness, and Coping.
  • p. 61
  • Ch. 3.
  • Stress-Its Meaning, Impact, and Sources.
  • p. 61
  • Ch. 4.
  • Stress, Biopsychosocial Factors, and Illness.
  • p. 87
  • Ch. 5.
  • Coping with and Reducing Stress.
  • p. 117
  • Pt. III.
  • Lifestyles to Enhance Health and Prevent Illness.
  • p. 141
  • Ch. 6.
  • Health-Related Behavior and Health Promotion.
  • p. 141
  • Ch. 7.
  • Substance Use and Abuse.
  • p. 174
  • Ch. 8.
  • Nutrition, Weight Control and Diet, Exercise, and Safety.
  • p. 209
  • Pt. IV.
  • Becoming Ill and Getting Medical Treatment.
  • p. 243
  • Ch. 9.
  • Using Health Services.
  • p. 243
  • Ch. 10.
  • In the Hospital: The Setting, Procedures, and Effects on Patients.
  • p. 274
  • Pt. V.
  • Physical Symptoms: Pain and Discomfort.
  • p. 305
  • Ch. 11.
  • Nature and Symptoms of Pain.
  • p. 305
  • Ch. 12.
  • Managing and Controlling Clinical Pain.
  • p. 333
  • Pt. VI.
  • Chronic and Life-Threatening Health Problems.
  • p. 357
  • Ch. 13.
  • Serious and Disabling Chronic Illnesses: Causes, Management, and Coping.
  • p. 357
  • Ch. 14.
  • Heart Disease, Stroke, Cancer, and AIDS: Causes, Management, and Coping.
  • p. 386
  • Pt. VII.
  • Looking to the Future.
  • p. 417
  • Ch. 15.
  • What's Ahead for Health Psychology?.
  • p. 417
  • Glossary.
  • p. 430
  • References.
  • p. 437
  • Credit.
  • p. 525
  • Author Index.
  • p. 527
  • Subject Index.
  • p. 547
Control code
ocn155715192
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
6th ed.
Extent
xix, 556 p.
Isbn
9780470129166
Lccn
2007028035
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), ports.

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