TITLE

Patient handouts? We're wasting our time

AUTHOR(S)
Brownson, Kenneth; Begany, Timothy
PUB. DATE
July 1993
SOURCE
RN;Jul93, Vol. 56 Issue 7, p88
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the uselessness of printed education materials for patients due to the compounding problem of adult illiteracy. Decrease in reading levels after formal education; Short-term and long-term solution; Taking time to explain educational materials to patients.
ACCESSION #
9309303406

 

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