Contract: provision of comparative research into the impact of health literacy
training on allied health professionals & any associated change in their patient outcomes.
Pakistan continues to struggle with low health literacy
that often results in late presentation of disease, poor adherence to treatment and meagre understanding of wellness and disease prevention.
Kline describes health literacy
as "the tools and resources needed to make informed decisions regarding preventative, routine, emergency, and end of life care.
Here are examples of ways that social media can enhance the work of health literacy
The AHRQ Health Literacy
Universal Precautions Toolkit, 2nd edition, can help primary care practices reduce the complexity of health care, increase patient understanding of health information, and enhance support for patients of all health literacy
It can be used as a primary or supplemental text in a health literacy
course or in a discipline-specific course such as nursing.
1) While multiple factors contribute to oral disease, oral health literacy
has gained increased recognition as a strong social determinant of health, reflecting multiple constructs inherent in culture/society, education, and health systems.
is a topic that is gaining attention in nursing programs in the United States.
Objective: This study was conducted to determine health literacy
of Army population in Rawalpindi cantonment.
FOLLOWING THE closure of the Workbase Education Trust at the end of last year, a new organisation, Health Literacy
NZ, has been formed.
is a critical component of quality care.
A secondary analysis was performed to characterize the health literacy
of bladder cancer survivors.