An analysis of patient education resources available on the American Association of Neurological Surgeons’ website found that the readability was uniformly too difficult.
A study showed that providing medication counseling in community pharmacies may help patients correctly recall medication label information.
Researchers used a validity-driven approach to develop questionnaire items and scales related to health literacy such as, “navigating the health care system” and “feeling understood and supported by healthcare providers”.
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