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Aktuelles
Die Verhütung von Infektionskrankheiten hat eine lange Tradition. Hygienemaßnahmen, verbesserte Wohn- und Lebensbedingungen, Impfungen und eine gesunde Lebensweise gehören zu den wesentlichen Präventionsmaßnahmen, wenn es darum geht, die Verbreitung von übertragbaren Krankheiten zu reduzieren.
12.06.2020
Wissenscenter
People with intellectual disabilities (IDs) constitute a high-risk group in relation to several diseases. Promoting their health literacy (HL) could be highly beneficial in the management of health information and making informed decisions. However, there are varying ranges of cognitive, communication and literacy levels in people with IDs. According to our literature review, a HL concept for this target group has not been adequately conceptualized. Methods: To increase knowledge about the target group, adapted HL results from three innovative (research) projects are presented.
10.06.2020
Maßnahmen
laufende Maßnahmen: Gesundheitskompetenz und Gesprächsqualität – „Sagen – Fragen – Verstehen“ Einrichtung: Wiener Gesundheitsförderung (WiG) zuständiger Leiter: Dennis Beck Website der Einrichtung: www.wig.or.at Maßnahmenkoordinator: Heinz Novosad, BA MA E-Mail-Adresse: heinz.novosad@wig.or.at Website der Maßnahme: www.wig.or.at/Gesundheitskompetenz%20und%20Gespr%C3%A4chs… (geplante) Laufzeit: ab März 2017 bis März 2021 Status: laufend   Gesundsein – ...
05.06.2020
Wissenscenter
Promoting health literacy in early life is regarded as an important means of sustaining health literacy and health over the life course. However, little evidence is available on children's health literacy, partly due to a scarcity of suitable measurement tools. Although there are 18 tools to measure specific items of health literacy for people younger than age 13 years, there is a lack of comparable, valid, and age-appropriate measures of generic health literacy.
29.05.2020