"Health Literacy" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Degree to which individuals have the capacity to obtain, process, and understand basic health information and services needed to make appropriate health decisions.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Health Literacy".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Health Literacy".
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Health Literacy" by people in Profiles.
Sukkarieh O, Egede LE, Bassil M. Relationship between material needs security and clinical outcomes in adults with type 2 diabetes in Lebanon. Diabetes Res Clin Pract. 2022 Apr; 186:109818.
Yin HS, Neuspiel DR, Paul IM, Franklin W, Tieder JS, Adirim T, Alvarez F, Brown JM, Bundy DG, Ferguson LE, Gleeson SP, Leu M, Mueller BU, Connor Phillips S, Quinonez RA, Rea C, Rinke ML, Shaikh U, Shiffman RN, Vickers Saarel E, Spencer Cockerham SP, Mack Walsh K, Jones B, Adler AC, Foster JH, Green TP, Houck CS, Laughon MM, Neville K, Reigart JR, Shenoi R, Sullivan JE, Van Den Anker JN, Verhoef PA. Preventing Home Medication Administration Errors. Pediatrics. 2021 12 01; 148(6).
Parker PD, Heiney SP, Friedman DB, Adams SA, Dawson RM. The Experience of Chemotherapy Teaching and Readability of Chemotherapy Educational Materials for Women with Breast Cancer. J Cancer Educ. 2021 02; 36(1):47-55.
Barbarite E, Shaye D, Oyer S, Lee LN. Quality Assessment of Online Patient Information for Cosmetic Botulinum Toxin. Aesthet Surg J. 2020 10 24; 40(11):NP636-NP642.
Brennan EA, Ogawa RS, Thormodson K, von Isenburg M. Introducing a health information literacy competencies map: connecting the Association of American Medical Colleges Core Entrustable Professional Activities and Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education Common Program Requirements to the Association of College & Research Libraries Framework. J Med Libr Assoc. 2020 Jul 01; 108(3):420-427.
Maddock JE, Moore JB. Should Public Health Literacy Be a Core Requirement for College Students? J Public Health Manag Pract. 2020 Jul/Aug; 26(4):304-305.
Reid WJ. How good are doctors at plain English? BMJ. 2020 Mar 11; 368:m945.
Friedman DB, Arent MA, Yelton B, Sakhuja M, Haynes VE, Noblet S, Brandt HM, Isenhower WD, Wandersman A, Zona D, New C, Fedrick D, Scaccia J, Bruner L. Development of a Clinical-Academic-Community Collaboration to Improve Health Literacy. J Prim Care Community Health. 2020 Jan-Dec; 11:2150132720957440.
Dawson RM, Felder TM, Donevant SB, McDonnell KK, Card EB, King CC, Heiney SP. What makes a good health 'app'? Identifying the strengths and limitations of existing mobile application evaluation tools. Nurs Inq. 2020 04; 27(2):e12333.
Smalls TE, Heiney SP, Baliko B, Tavakoli AS. Mammography Adherence: Creation of a Process Change Plan to Increase Usage Rates. Clin J Oncol Nurs. 2019 06 01; 23(3):281-287.