Converged Influencing Factors of Health Promotion Behaviors, Menopausal Symptoms and Wisdom in the Middle-Aged Women on Health Conservation

중년여성의 건강증진행위, 갱년기증상, 지혜가 건강보존에 미치는 융합적 영향요인

  • Received : 2016.09.01
  • Accepted : 2016.11.20
  • Published : 2016.11.28


This study aimed to examine the multiple factors to affect the health conservation in the middle aged women. The subjects were 143 middle aged women from 40 to 59 years old and the data collection period was from June 1 to 25, 2016. The data was analyzed by descriptive statistics, t-test, ANOVA, Pearson's correlation coefficients, and stepwise multiple regression. We found a significantly positive association between health conservation and health promotion behaviors among middle-aged women. However, menopausal symptoms and wisdom were not significantly associated with health conservation. Stepwise multiple regression analysis was performed to analyze the most correlation variables were health enhancement behaviors with 12.5% and existence of spouse with 3.2%. This study provides more ensured fundamental data for the health conservation and enhancement in the middle aged women.


Middle-aged Women;Health Promotion;Menopausal symptoms;Wisdom;Health conservation;Convergence


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