Change search
ReferencesLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Hälsofrämjande ur ett folkhälsoperspektiv: - en litteraturstudie
University of Gävle, Faculty of Health and Occupational Studies.
2011 (Swedish)Independent thesis Basic level (degree of Bachelor), 15 credits / 22,5 HE creditsStudent thesis
Abstract [en]

Today is one of the reasons that Sweden works for improved public health to reduce the incidence of the most common diseases. The eleven objectives are the key determinants of public health work and are thus assigned as the common positions for players to work towards the same goal. The purpose of this study was to examine which aspects of health promotion in Sweden examined in the scientific articles. The method is a literature review based on scientific articles. Searches have been conducted in the databases SAGE Journals Online, ASSIA and Cinahl. The exclusion and inclusion of the articles have a query template obtained form the basis for assessing the quality of scientific articles. This study aimed to investigate which aspects of health promotion in Sweden as described in the scientific articles. None of the aspect that was presented in the literature can be regarded as sensational addition to the aspect of humor that was considered could be regarded as a possible factor in health promotion. The reviewed articles shows that school, workplace and health care seen as arenas where it is possible to carry out work on health while reach out to many people. The results also showed that the factors self-esteem, confidence and empowerment are important to the work of health promotion.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Keyword [en]
health promotion, public health, Sweden
URN: urn:nbn:se:hig:diva-9941Archive number: HPPC-V11-9OAI: diva2:437581
Subject / course
Public health science
Educational program
Health education
Social and Behavioural Science, Law
Available from: 2011-10-12 Created: 2011-08-30 Last updated: 2011-10-12Bibliographically approved

Open Access in DiVA

fulltext(470 kB)450 downloads
File information
File name FULLTEXT01.pdfFile size 470 kBChecksum SHA-512
Type fulltextMimetype application/pdf

By organisation
Faculty of Health and Occupational Studies

Search outside of DiVA

GoogleGoogle Scholar
Total: 450 downloads
The number of downloads is the sum of all downloads of full texts. It may include eg previous versions that are now no longer available

Total: 306 hits
ReferencesLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link