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The Resource Health communication in the 21st century, Kevin B. Wright, Lisa Sparks, and H. Dan O'Hair

Health communication in the 21st century, Kevin B. Wright, Lisa Sparks, and H. Dan O'Hair

Label
Health communication in the 21st century
Title
Health communication in the 21st century
Statement of responsibility
Kevin B. Wright, Lisa Sparks, and H. Dan O'Hair
Title variation
Health communication in the twenty-first century
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Health Communication in the 21st Century provides an in-depth look at one of the fastest growing areas of the communication field. Written in an engaging style by three experts in the field, this text explores how different aspects of health and communication processes are intertwined in complex ways. Covering traditional areas of research and current issues, the text demonstrates how better understanding the communication of health care issues can improve health outcomes." "Real life cases illustrate concepts, and resources such as a glossary and discussion questions are included to reinforce learning. Throughout, the authors draw on a decade of experience at the local, national, and international levels to highlight current and significant advances in health communications."--Jacket
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wright, Kevin B
Dewey number
610.69/6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
R118
LC item number
.W755 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2007 L-346
  • W 84.1
NLM item number
W951h 2008
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sparks, Lisa
  • O'Hair, Dan
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Communication in medicine
  • Communication in medicine
  • Communication
  • Delivery of Health Care
  • Communications Media
  • Health Promotion
  • Professional-Patient Relations
  • Gezondheidsvoorlichting en -opvoeding
  • Communicatie
  • Massamedia
Label
Health communication in the 21st century, Kevin B. Wright, Lisa Sparks, and H. Dan O'Hair
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Overview of communication and health -- Provider-patient communication -- Caregiving and communication -- Social support and health -- Culture and diversity issues in healthcare -- Communication and healthcare organizations -- New technologies and health communication -- Mass communication and health -- Risk and crisis communication -- Health campaigns and community health initiatives -- Interdisciplinary healthcare teams -- Emerging health communication contexts and challenges
Control code
85817994
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
vii, 334 pages
Isbn
9781405155939
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007009671
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)85817994
Label
Health communication in the 21st century, Kevin B. Wright, Lisa Sparks, and H. Dan O'Hair
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Overview of communication and health -- Provider-patient communication -- Caregiving and communication -- Social support and health -- Culture and diversity issues in healthcare -- Communication and healthcare organizations -- New technologies and health communication -- Mass communication and health -- Risk and crisis communication -- Health campaigns and community health initiatives -- Interdisciplinary healthcare teams -- Emerging health communication contexts and challenges
Control code
85817994
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
vii, 334 pages
Isbn
9781405155939
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007009671
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)85817994

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