Health literacy: a challenge for American patients and their health care providers

Parker, Ruth
December 2000
Health Promotion International;Dec2000, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p277
Academic Journal
Discusses the prevalence of poor health literacy skills in America and describes how poor health literacy affects their health care experience. Literacy and health literacy in America; Impact of health literacy on patient-provider communication; Identification of patients with poor health literacy.


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