The article is devoted to the analysis of health deterioration, based on the concept of social risk. The basic features of health risks and the factors influencing a level of this type of risks are listed. Influence of such social determinants as lifestyle, socio-economic and social-demographic characteristics, and individual behaviour on the probability of disease occurrence is examined. Social consequences of realization of health deterioration risk for the individual are investigated.
|Journal||ВЕСТНИК САНКТ-ПЕТЕРБУРГСКОГО УНИВЕРСИТЕТА. СЕРИЯ 12: ПСИХОЛОГИЯ. СОЦИОЛОГИЯ. ПЕДАГОГИКА|
|Publication status||Published - 2009|