“Communication in the health sciences for the prevention of parasitic diseases in the community”: A critical analysis
Dr. Osvaldo Batista Rojas
Journal Title:International Journal of Medical Studies
Research on the theoretical basis of communication points to the fact that nowadays, the process is, from a social point of view, a means of achieving interpersonal relationships and it has strategic potential toward men’s social and cultural construction. A bibliographic review was carried out in order to approach the study of subject matters related to social communication in health and disease prevention in the community. Therefore, this paper aims to establish the theoretical basis that support the study of the relationship between communication in health and the implementation of precautionary work from the community. It is defended that social communication in health promotes dialogue and information exchange and it is an essential element in all health services.
Key words: Social communication in health sciences, Parasitism, Infectious disease, Prevention, and control.