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Berkman ND, Sheridan SL, Donahue KE, et al. Health Literacy Interventions and Outcomes: An Updated Systematic Review. Rockville (MD): Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (US); 2011 Mar. (Evidence Reports/Technology Assessments, No. 199.)

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Appendix JSummary of KQ 1 Findings from Literacy and Health Outcomes Report

Table 5. Summary of studies of relationship between health services, outcomes, costs, or disparities and literacy (KQ 1)

Table 8. Studies of knowledge or comprehension of health service use (KQ 1a)

Table 9. Studies of knowledge or comprehension of health outcomes (KQ 1b)

Table 10. Studies of the relationship between literacy and depression (KQ 1b)

Table 11. Studies of the relationship between literacy and global health status (KQ 1b)


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