The development of health literacy in patients with a long-term health condition: the health literacy pathway model Full Text
BMC Public Health, 03/06/2012
Edwards M et al. – Patients with a long–term condition can develop health literacy skills over time and put their skills into practice in becoming more active in healthcare consultations. These findings have implications for developing health literacy interventions aimed at patient involvement in healthcare processes and improved self–management of long–term conditions.