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Year : 2020  |  Volume : 9  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 16-19

Salutogenesis: A bona fide guide towards health preservation

1 Department of Community Medicine, Himalayan Institute of Medical Sciences, Dehradun, India
2 Department of Healthcare Management, Faculty Healthcare Management, Chitkara University, Rajpura, Punjab, India
3 Department of Community Medicine, MM Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, MMDU, Mullana, Haryana, India
4 Directorate of Health Services, Health Administrator, Uttar Pradesh Government, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
5 School of Public Health, Public Health Specialist, SRM University, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
6 Department of Community Medicine, PGIMER, Chandigarh, India

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Dr. Sudip Bhattacharya
Dehradun - 248 140, Uttarakhand
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None

DOI: 10.4103/jfmpc.jfmpc_260_19

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Preserving health requires a holistic approach involving the component of physical, mental, social, and spiritual well-being as stated by World Health Organisation. Salutogenesis concept focuses on the factors responsible for well-being rather than the disease pathogenesis in contrary to pathogenesis concept. This evidence-based summary tries to shed a light on existing concept called salutogenesis which is much required in the current scenario.

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