Knowledge improvement with web-based diabetes education program: brainfood.

  title={Knowledge improvement with web-based diabetes education program: brainfood.},
  author={Julie A Bell and Bhavin Patel and Toree Malasanos},
  journal={Diabetes technology & therapeutics},
  volume={8 4},
BACKGROUND Health literacy has a direct effect on health outcomes, but the complexity of diabetes education and time constraints on the health care team have made delivery of this education difficult. METHODS The Florida Initiative in Telemedicine and Education developed an education website (Brainfood) for multiple literacy levels. The site consists of 19 education units, 15 of which provided gradable test scores; a narrated cartoon provides essential information to low reading level… CONTINUE READING


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