The Health Belief Model: A Decade Later

@article{Janz1984TheHB,
  title={The Health Belief Model: A Decade Later},
  author={Nancy Janz and Marshall H. Becker},
  journal={Health Education \& Behavior},
  year={1984},
  volume={11},
  pages={1 - 47}
}
Since the last comprehensive review in 1974, the Health Belief Model (HBM) has continued to be the focus of considerable theoretical and research attention. This article presents a critical review of 29 HBM-related investigations published during the period 1974-1984, tabulates the findings from 17 studies conducted prior to 1974, and provides a summary of the total 46 HBM studies (18 prospective, 28 retrospective). Twenty-four studies examined preventive-health be haviors (PHB), 19 explored… Expand
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