TITLE

Assessment can identify need for addressing literacy

PUB. DATE
November 2009
SOURCE
Patient Education Management;Nov2009, Vol. 16 Issue 11, p124
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the evaluation of health literacy factors in the U.S. which includes the system factors, patient factors and physician-related factors that helps in identifying literacy barriers.
ACCESSION #
45396788

 

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