TITLE

Low health literacy linked to added risks

PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
Patient Education Management;Sep2011, Vol. 18 Issue 9, p106
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a study at the RTI International-University of North Carolina (RTI-UNC) Evidence-based Practice Center, which revealed that lower health literacy in older Americans is associated with poorer health outcomes, especially a higher risk of death.
ACCESSION #
65327215

 

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