Concurrent validation of two key health literacy instruments in a South Eastern European population.

  title={Concurrent validation of two key health literacy instruments in a South Eastern European population.},
  author={Ervin Toçi and Genc Burazeri and Kristine Johanne K{\"u}rstein S\orensen and Haxhi Kamberi and H. Brand},
  journal={European journal of public health},
  volume={25 3},
BACKGROUND Public health practice has come to increasing recognition of health promotion and the central role of knowledge, attitude, beliefs and practices in achieving health promotion. Health literacy (HL) is an under-explored topic in South Eastern European countries. There are no HL reports from Albania to date. The aim of this study was to assess the concurrent validity of the European Health Literacy Survey Questionnaire (HLS-EU-Q) and the Test of Functional Health Literacy in Adults… CONTINUE READING
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