Patient literacy levels within an inner-city optometry clinic.


BACKGROUND This study compares the literacy levels of patients seeking primary optometric care at the Illinois Eye Institute, located in a Chicago inner-city neighborhood, to the literacy demands of available near point cards and patient educational materials. METHODS The revised large print Slosson Oral Reading Test was administered to 100 primary care… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.optm.2007.03.015

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@article{Goodfellow2008PatientLL, title={Patient literacy levels within an inner-city optometry clinic.}, author={Geoffrey W Goodfellow and Ruth Trachimowicz and Gregg Steele}, journal={Optometry}, year={2008}, volume={79 2}, pages={98-103} }