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Journal of Korean Academy of Fundamentals of Nursing 2007;14(4): 507
중년여성의 부부조화도와 자기효능감이 건강증진행위에 미치는 영향
서일대학 간호과
Effects of Husband and Wife Compatibility and Self-Efficacy on Health Promotion Behavior in Middle Aged Women
Jung Choi
Department of Nursing, Seoil College
Purpose: The purpose of this study was to identify the effects of husband and wife compatibility and self efficacy on health promotion behavior and define the main factors influencing health promotion behavior in middle aged women.
Method: Using a structured questionnaire, data were collected from 311 middle aged women. Descriptive statistics, Pearson correlation coefficient, Stepwise multiple regression with SAS package were used for data analysis.
Results: The mean score of husband and wife compatibility was 3.55(${pm}.56$), self efficacy was 3.51(${pm}.54$), and total health promotion behavior was 2.91(${pm}.37$), with scores for subcategories as follows: interpersonal support 2.86(${pm}.59$), self-actualization 2.74(${pm}.56$), nutrition 2.56(${pm}.63$), health responsibility 2.32(${pm}.60$), stress management 2.28(${pm}.51$), and exercise 1.87(${pm}.74$). Husband and wife compatibility, and self efficacy were positively related to health promotion behavior and all subcategories of health promotion behavior. Also husband and wife compatibility were positively related to self efficacy. The major factors that affect health. promotion behavior in middle aged women were husband and wife compatibility, self efficacy, economic level, and religion, which explained 32.6% of health promotion behavior.
Conclusion: The results indicate that health promotion behavior may be increased through interventions directed at improving the husband and wife compatibility.
Key words: Women | Health promotion | Self efficacy | Marriage
주요어: 중년여성 | 부부조화 | 자기효능 | 건강증진행위