Health Promotion and Prevention
Estimated time to complete session: 60 min.
1. Describe the differences between health promotion, prevention, and screening.
2. Recognize the three leading causes of morbidity in the United States.
3. Counsel patients on necessary lifestyle modifications to maintain health.
4. Reinforce the necessity of patient education and counseling for health promotion, including healthy diets, exercise, and smoking cessation.
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David G. Weismiller, MD, ScM, FAAFP, Course Chair, Professor, Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Nevada School of Medicine, Las Vegas, Nevada
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