Table of contents for Health psychology / Shelley E. Taylor.

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Part I: Introduction to Health Psychology
1.  What is Health Psychology
2.  The Systems of the Body

Part II: Health Behavior and Primary Prevention
3.  Health Behaviors
4.  Health-Enhancing Behaviors 
5.  Health-Compromising Behaviors

Part III: Stress and Coping
6. What is Stress 
7.  Moderators of the Stress Experience

Part IV: The Patient in the Treatment Setting
8.    Using Health Services
9.  Patient-Practitioner Relations
10.  Pain and Its Management

Part V: Management of Chronic and Terminal Illness

11. Management of Chronic Illness
12.  Psychological Issues in Advancing and Terminal Illness
13.  Heart Disease, Hypertension, Stroke and Diabetes
14.  Psychoimmunology, AIDS, Cancer and Arthritis

Part VI: Toward the Future
16.  Health Psychology: Challenges for the Future

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Clinical health psychology, Medicine, Psychosomatic