The Association Between Health Literacy and Diet Adherence Among Primary Care Patients with Hypertension

@inproceedings{Hutchison2014TheAB,
  title={The Association Between Health Literacy and Diet Adherence Among Primary Care Patients with Hypertension},
  author={Jenny Hutchison and Charlotte Jan Warren-Findlow and Charlotte Michael Dulin and Hazel Tapp},
  year={2014}
}
This study examines the association between health literacy and adherence to low-salt diet practices among individuals with hypertension. Health literacy is the ability of individuals to understand and utilize health information. We surveyed 238 patients with hypertension from a primary care clinic in Charlotte, NC. We assessed health literacy and self… CONTINUE READING