Health Belief Model Predicts H1n1 Preventive Handwashing Behaviour
Poster Session V - Board: V-
Friday, May 28, 2010, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
APS Exhibit Hall
The Health Belief Model, which assumes that health behaviors are explained by beliefs, predicted reports of preventative H1N1 handwashing. The model accounted for a significant (p < .05) portion (34%) of the total variance, with the components Benefits, Motivation, and Barriers all contributing significantly, in that order.
Subject Area: General