Measuring health literacy in individuals with diabetes: a systematic review and evaluation of available measures.

@article{Sayah2013MeasuringHL,
  title={Measuring health literacy in individuals with diabetes: a systematic review and evaluation of available measures.},
  author={Fatima Al Sayah and Beverly Williams and Jeffrey A. Johnson},
  journal={Health education & behavior : the official publication of the Society for Public Health Education},
  year={2013},
  volume={40 1},
  pages={42-55}
}
OBJECTIVE To identify instruments used to measure health literacy and numeracy in people with diabetes; evaluate their use, measurement scope, and properties; discuss their strengths and weaknesses; and propose the most useful, reliable, and applicable measure for use in research and practice settings. METHODS A systematic literature review was conducted to identify the instruments. Nutbeam's domains of health literacy and a diabetes health literacy skill set were used to evaluate the… CONTINUE READING
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