BEHAVIORAL RISK FACTOR

A pattern of behaviour or single behaviour that will increase a person's likelihood of developing a disorder or disease.

BEHAVIORAL RISK FACTOR: "Joe's smoking was a behavioural risk factor."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "BEHAVIORAL RISK FACTOR," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/behavioral-risk-factor-2/ (accessed June 3, 2020).
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