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    01/10/2015

    Measuring child and adolescent health literacy: A systematic review of literature - Health Education, 113(5), 433-455. doi:10.1108/HE-07-2012-0039

    A systematic review of literature to compile, analyse and describe the methodology and measurement of childhood/adolescent health literacy

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    01/10/2015

    Measuring health literacy in individuals with diabetes: A systematic review and evaluation of available measures - Health Education & Behavior, 40(1), 42-55.

    Research paper identifying the instruments used to measure health literacy and numeracy in people with diabetes and identify applicable measures for use in research and practice settings

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    Article

    01/10/2015

    Medication adherence in older adults with cognitive impairment: a systematic evidence-based review

    Research article to identify barriers in medication adherence in cognitively impaired older adults and interventions aimed at improving medication adherence

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    Website

    06/10/2015

    My Diabetes My Way

    My Diabetes My Way is the NHS Scotland interactive diabetes website to help support people who have diabetes and their family and friends.

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    Article

    27/09/2019

    Making it Easy Subtitled - Video Clips

    Shorterned subtitled sections from the Making It Easy video

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    Website

    26/08/2015

    NHS A&A Health Information Resources Service

    The NHS Ayrshire & Arran Health Information Resources Service sits within the Public Health Department of the Board and provides a range of health information materials and support.

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    Booklet

    26/08/2015

    NHS Health Scotland Learning Opportunities

    NHS Health Scotland provide a range of learning opportunities which aim to reduce health inequalities, many of these courses have links to supporting health literacy such as behaviour change.

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    Article

    23/09/2015

    NHS Photo Library

    This NHS website contains a wide range of photographs from various parts and services in the NHS, available for use by NHS staff.

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    Article

    01/10/2015

    National action plan to improve health literacy

    US national action plan which seeks to engage efforts of a range of stakeholders to improve health literacy

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    Article

    01/10/2015

    NHS Ayrshire and Arran Health Information and Resources Service

    This website offers a range of services, including training on health literacy, a free lending service for health promotion books, teaching packs, DVD games, models, display boards and small supplies of leaflets and posters free of charge.

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    Website

    08/12/2016

    NHS Inform

    NHS inform is a national health information service for Scotland. It provides a single source of quality assured health information for the public in Scotland.

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    Article

    14/10/2015

    Optimising health literacy to improve health and equity (Ophelia)

    The Ophelia Approach is a system that supports the identification of community health literacy needs, and the development and testing of potential solutions.

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    Article

    23/09/2015

    Patients Rights Act

    This Scottish legislation aims to improve patients' experiences of using health services and to support people to become more involved in their health and health care.

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    01/10/2015

    Patient and clinician videos

    In these short videos, patients talk about how simple questions can help them take better care of themself, feel better, and get the right care at the right time. Doctors and nurses talk about how patient questions help them provide better care, support patients to be active members of their health care team and get questions answered.

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    Website

    23/09/2015

    Questions to ask your doctor

    A webpage providing guidance for patients on the questions to ask their doctor and why it is important.

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    Article

    13/05/2016

    Rethinking Health Numeracy: A multidisciplinary literature review

    This review offers a definition for health numeracy and organises various conceptions of health literacy and how health numeracy contributes to the productive use of quantitative information for health.

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