What is a planning model? An introduction to PRECEDE-PROCEED.

@article{Crosby2011WhatIA,
  title={What is a planning model? An introduction to PRECEDE-PROCEED.},
  author={Richard Crosby and Seth M. Noar},
  journal={Journal of public health dentistry},
  year={2011},
  volume={71 Suppl 1},
  pages={S7-15}
}
Planning models exist at a macroscopic level; they serve as an organizing framework for an entire health promotion effort aimed at fostering reduction in a given disease. A particularly useful, widely applied, and easy-to-follow example of a planning model is the PRECEDE-PROCEED planning model (PPM). The PPM is very much an ecological approach to health promotion. The PPM is actually quite simple to understand once one realizes that it embodies two key aspects of intervention: a) planning, and… CONTINUE READING