- Nurse overestimation of patients' health literacyCarolyn Dickens
a University of Illinois Hospital and Health Sciences System, Chicago, Illinois, USA
J Health Commun 18:62-9. 2013..The overestimation of a patient's health literacy by nursing personnel may contribute to the widespread problem of poor health outcomes and hospital readmission rates. ..
- Health literacy and nursing: an updateCarolyn Dickens
University of Illinois Hospital and Health Sciences System, Chicago, IL, USA
Am J Nurs 113:52-7. 2013..The authors review the recent definitions and dimensions of health literacy, the prevalence and characteristics of patients with low health literacy, and strategies nurses can use in clinical settings...