- 'Permission to participate?' A qualitative study of participation in patients from differing socio-economic backgroundsJoanne Protheroe
Institute of Primary Care and Health Sciences, Arthritis Research UK Primary Care Centre, Keele University, UK
J Health Psychol 18:1046-55. 2013..Policies aimed at simply improving 'health literacy' and choice will not be successful if these broader disparities are not addressed. ..
- Patient empowerment in long-term conditions: development and preliminary testing of a new measureNicola Small
Centre for Primary Care, Institute of Population Health, Manchester Academic Health Science Centre, University of Manchester, Oxford Road Williamson Building, Manchester, UK
BMC Health Serv Res 13:263. 2013..This study presents preliminary data on the development and validation of such a measure...
- Matching clinical information with levels of patient health literacyJo Protheroe
Institute of Primary Care and Health Sciences, Keele University, Manchester
Nurs Manag (Harrow) 20:20-1. 2013..This article describes how practising effective communication can improve patient care and how nurses, with their central role in patient advocacy, are well placed to become health literacy champions for their patients and the wider NHS...