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Figure 1-2: Assessing Optimal Health: Basic Model (Text Description)
The figure is a flowchart that shows the following components contribute to optimal health: genetics, environment, lifestyle/behavior, personal health maintenance, care availability, provider performance, and disease/condition management.
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