The pedagogical requirements of patient E-health education to increase health literacy

@article{Butterworth2010ThePR,
  title={The pedagogical requirements of patient E-health education to increase health literacy},
  author={Kevin Butterworth and Omnia Allam and Alex Gray},
  journal={2010 IEEE 23rd International Symposium on Computer-Based Medical Systems (CBMS)},
  year={2010},
  pages={150-155}
}
Evidence shows that increasing patients' health literacy can significantly improve their quality of life. This paper explains through education theory how health literacy is linked to the way that a person learns, and how this affects the accuracy and long term retention of information. Special attention is paid to the measurement of learning, and how… CONTINUE READING