Literacy and numeracy skills and anticoagulation control.

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BACKGROUND The ability to use printed material to function in society (literacy) and to handle basic numerical concepts (numeracy) may have implications in patients' ability to follow dosing schedules. We examined literacy and numeracy skills among patients on warfarin and explored their association with anticoagulation control. METHODS AND RESULTS… (More)

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@article{Estrada2004LiteracyAN, title={Literacy and numeracy skills and anticoagulation control.}, author={Carlos A. Estrada and Mary Martin-Hryniewicz and Brian T Peek and C. D. Holifield Collins and James C. Byrd}, journal={The American journal of the medical sciences}, year={2004}, volume={328 2}, pages={88-93} }