A systematic development process for patient decision aids
This study proposes a model development process for patient decision aids that could be applied to planning wider information resources. Key stages are scoping (including objective setting), steering, designing, testing and evaluating.
Association of Health Literacy with Diabetes Outcomes
This paper examines the association between health literacy and diabetes outcomes among patients with type 2 diabetes.
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Health Literacy Film
This is a short film, made by Stoke on Trent City Council, explaining what Health Literacy is all about. It comes in three versions:
For patients, clients and customers
For health professionals
Literacy Education as a Treatment for Depression in Patients with Limited Literacy and Depression: A radomised controlled trial
This paper aims to determine whether literacy education, provided along with standard depression treatment to adults with depression and limited literacy, would result in greater improvement in depression than would standard depression treatment alone.
Search tags: Depression, Mental health