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Risk communication and promoting health 

Risk communication and promoting health
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Risk communication and promoting health
Author(s):

Helen Ward

, Mireille B. Toledano

, Gavin Shaddick

, Bethan Davies

, and Paul Elliott

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780198529880.003.0003
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date: 19 September 2019

Health promotion in clinical practice 52

Could it have been prevented? 54

Communicating risk 56

Health promotion in the clinic 58

Smoking and alcohol advice 60

Exercise, weight, and dietary advice 62

Sexual health 64

Outbreak investigation 66

Breaking the chain of infection 68

‘It is better to be healthy than ill or dead’, wrote Geoffrey Rose in ...

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