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Rural women's health : mental, behavioral, and physical issues / editors, Raymond T. Coward ... [et al.].

Contributor(s): Coward, Raymond T.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York, NY : Springer, c2006Description: xxv, 293 p. : maps ; 23 cm.ISBN: 0826129455; 9780826129451.Subject(s): Rural women -- Health and hygiene -- United States | Rural women -- Medical care -- United StatesDDC classification: 362.1/04257/0820973
Contents:
Behavioral health of rural women: challenges and stressors -- Policy issues affecting the success of a rural women's health agenda -- Differences in mental health indicators and psychotropic drug use between rural and nonrural older women -- Obesity in rural women: emerging risk factors and hypotheses -- Preterm delivery and low birthweight among rural women: the importance of the preconceptual physical and mental health status.
Mental health parity still evading rural women -- Mental health care utilization and expenditures among rural women -- Understanding mental health service use among rural women -- Behavioral risk factors, chronic diseases, health care access and health status of rural American Indian women in Oklahoma -- The role of resources in the emotional health of African American women: rural and urban comparisons.
Effects of race and poverty on perceived stress among rural women -- Evaluation of nutrition education and exercise in a health promotion and wellness program for older adults -- Providing education and health care to rural communities using telehealth -- A research agenda for the future: linking the mental, behavioral and physical health of rural women.
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Book University of Texas At Tyler
Stacks - 3rd Floor
RA771.6 .U6 R87 2006 (Browse shelf) Available 0000001789742

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Behavioral health of rural women: challenges and stressors -- Policy issues affecting the success of a rural women's health agenda -- Differences in mental health indicators and psychotropic drug use between rural and nonrural older women -- Obesity in rural women: emerging risk factors and hypotheses -- Preterm delivery and low birthweight among rural women: the importance of the preconceptual physical and mental health status.

Mental health parity still evading rural women -- Mental health care utilization and expenditures among rural women -- Understanding mental health service use among rural women -- Behavioral risk factors, chronic diseases, health care access and health status of rural American Indian women in Oklahoma -- The role of resources in the emotional health of African American women: rural and urban comparisons.

Effects of race and poverty on perceived stress among rural women -- Evaluation of nutrition education and exercise in a health promotion and wellness program for older adults -- Providing education and health care to rural communities using telehealth -- A research agenda for the future: linking the mental, behavioral and physical health of rural women.

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