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The Journal of Korean Academic Society of Nursing Education 2007;13(2):177-183.
Published online December 31, 2007.
Effects of Self Efficacy, Health Related Hardiness on a Health Promoting Lifestyle of Middle-aged People
Lee, Jung-In;Kim, Soon-Yi;Seo, Ki-Soon;
1Department of Nursing, Hyechon College
2Department of Nursing, Hyechon College
3Department of Nursing, Hyechon College
중년기 성인의 자기 효능감 및 건강관련 강인성이 건강증진 생활양식에 미치는 영향
이정인, 김순이, 서기순
1혜천대학 간호과
2혜천대학 간호과
3혜천대학 간호과
The purpose of this study was to investigate the effects of self efficacy, and health related hardiness on a health promoting lifestyle of middle-aged people Method: The study was designed as a descriptive survey study. Data was collected using a structured questionnaire which included general characteristics, measure of self efficacy, health related hardiness, and health promoting lifestyle. Data collection was done between May and August, 2007 with 197 middle-aged participants. Result: The average score of the participants for self efficacy was 34.78, for health related hardiness 57.01 and for a health promoting lifestyle 127.53. There were positive correlations between self efficacy and a health promoting lifestyle, health related hardiness and a health promoting lifestyle, and self efficacy and health related hardiness. The correlations were statistically significant. Health related hardiness was a significant predictors of a health promoting lifestyle. Conclusion: A strategy for improving self efficacy and health related hardiness should be developed and a nursing intervention program should also be provided based on the developed strategy of middle-aged people.
Key Words: Self efficacy, Hardness, Lifestyle, Middle-aged

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