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    Journal article

    24/11/2015

    Health Literacy and Cancer Communication

    This research article reviewed research on health literacy and examined its impact on cancer outcomes and communication.

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    Journal article

    21/09/2015

    Health literacy, communication and treatment decision making in older cancer patients

    This review presents information relating to health literacy, communication between clinicians and patients and the impact of this on treatment decisions in older cancer patients.

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    Report

    24/11/2015

    Health Literacy: A Necessary Element for Achieving Health Equity

    Discussion paper which aims to demonstrate that the concepts of health literacy, health equity, and health disparities are connected, both in practice and in research

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    Video

    24/11/2015

    Health literacy: a prescription to end confusion

    Video which looks at the impact of poor health literacy on poor quality healthcare and patient safety and health outcomes. Discusses health literacy in terms of medicine, paperwork, verbal communication and terminology etc.

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    Report

    24/11/2015

    Health literacy: the solid facts

    This publication makes the case for policy action to strengthen health literacy. Evidence, including the results of the European Health Literacy Survey, is presented

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    Journal article

    24/11/2015

    Health literacy--a new concept for general practice?

    This article aims to describe the concept of health literacy, its importance and its applications in the general practice setting.

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    Website

    24/11/2015

    Healthy roads media: a source of quality information in many languages and multiple formats

    A source of health information in various languages and formats

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    Journal article

    24/11/2015

    Helping Patients Adopt Healthier Behaviors

    This article describes a goal-setting method for discussing behaviour change with patients in the primary care setting and provides a training guide for clinicians and nonprofessional practice staff.

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    Article

    22/09/2015

    How literacies link to health outcomes (Tayside)

    Presentation that discusses the need for literacies awareness and identifies the importance of health literacy to health outcomes.

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    Website

    24/11/2015

    How to create a pill card

    This guide was designed to help users create an easy-to-use pill card" for patients or anyone who has a hard time keeping track of their medicines. Step-by-step instructions

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    Video

    24/11/2015

    Health literacy and patient safety

    This video highlights the impact of poor health literacy on patient safety and offers tools to improve communication.

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    Website

    06/10/2015

    High quality care for all

    This webpage from NHS England looks at enhancing quality of life for people with long-term conditions and as part of this helping patients to take charge of their care.

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    Website

    11/10/2015

    Health Scotland Behaviour Change Training

    NHS Health Scotland provides a range of face-to-face and online training, here you will find information on the Behaviour Change training that is available.

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    Journal article

    24/11/2015

    Health literacy concept analysis

    This paper reports an analysis of the concept of health literacy in order to clarify its meaning and promote consistency in using the concept in nursing dialogue and research.

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    Website

    13/01/2016

    Health Literacy Centre Europe

    This portal is for health professionals, policymakers, educators and experts/researchers about health literacy.

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    Leaflet

    08/12/2016

    Health Care Support Worker Resource - Health literacy and finding information

    This resource has been created by NHS Education for Scotland specifically for staff working in a Health Care Support Worker role, for example, administration, estates, portering etc. and discusses their role in health literacy and guidance for searching for information.

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