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Evidence-Based Guidelines on Health Promotion for Older People

Lis, K. and Reichert, M. and Cosack, A. and Billings, Jenny R. and Brown, Patrick R, eds. (2008) Evidence-Based Guidelines on Health Promotion for Older People. Red Cross, Austria, 47 pp. ISBN 978-3-200-01400-8. (KAR id:24792)

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The central aim of the healthPROelderly project was to contribute fundamentally to the development of health promotion for older people through producing guidelines and recommendations for potential actors in this field at EU, national and local level. The specific objectives of the healthPROelderly project were:

? to carry out a literature review concerning health promotion of older people in each of the participating countries.

? to identify models for health promotion for older people in each of the participating countries, evaluate three of them in each country and make them available in the form of a database on the website (

? to inform and raise the awareness among experts and authorities throughout the EU about the issue of ageing and the impact of demographic change on our society.

Item Type: Edited book
Uncontrolled keywords: health promotion, older people
Subjects: R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine > RA421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine
R Medicine > RC Internal medicine > RC952 Geriatrics
Divisions: Divisions > Division for the Study of Law, Society and Social Justice > School of Social Policy, Sociology and Social Research > Centre for Health Services Studies
Funders: European Commission (
Depositing User: Jennifer Billings
Date Deposited: 07 Sep 2010 15:31 UTC
Last Modified: 12 Jul 2022 10:40 UTC
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