Health information needs of families attending the paediatric emergency department

Wahl, Holger; Banerjee, Jay; Manikam, Logan; Parylo, Craig; Lakhanpaul, Monica
April 2011
Archives of Disease in Childhood -- Education & Practice Edition;Apr2011, Vol. 96 Issue 4, p2
Academic Journal
The article discusses a study conducted by the National Health Service Plan to determine the impact of additional educational health information (AEHI) given to patients upon discharge from a hospital, which found that such information was desired by most, but that inadequate packages existed for those with poor reading skills, and those who spoke English as a second language.


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