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Health Literacy Interventions and Outcomes: An Updated Systematic Review

http://www.ahrq.gov/clinic/tp/lituptp.htm March 2011 This updates a 2004 systematic review of health care service use and health outcomes related to differences in health literacy level and interventions designed to improve these outcomes for individuals with low health literacy. Disparities in health … Continue reading

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Health Literacy Systematic Review of the Literature

The following appeared as [HealthLiteracy 5555] on the HealthLiteracy listserv, by Nancy Berkman. “The new AHRQ-sponsored health literacy systematic review, completed by the RTI-UNC Evidence-based Practice Center was released yesterday.  The link is below. An Evidence Report, Health Literacy Interventions … Continue reading

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AHRQ Report Links Low Health Literacy With Higher Risk of Death

Here is additional information on the AHRQ report mentioned in an earlier post…this coming from the American Medical Association Foundation.    A link to the full report appears at the end of the post.   “The Agency for Healthcare Research and … Continue reading

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