Promoting Comprehension of Health Information among Older Adults

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Understanding and acting on online health information is increasingly a pre-requisite for patient self-care. Therefore, inadequate health literacy is a barrier to self-care among older adults with chronic illness. The goal of our study was to improve older adults’ comprehension of online health information. We extracted typical health texts from multiple… (More)

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@inproceedings{Chin2015PromotingCO, title={Promoting Comprehension of Health Information among Older Adults}, author={Jessie Chin and Jessica Johnson and Darcie Moeller and Elise Duwe and James Graumlich and Michael Murray and Elizabeth A. L. Stine-Morrow and Daniel G. Morrow}, booktitle={CogSci}, year={2015} }