FIGURE 2-1. Causal pathways between limited health literacy and health outcomes.

FIGURE 2-1Causal pathways between limited health literacy and health outcomes

SOURCE: Paasche-Orlow and Wolf, 2007. Reprinted by permission from PNG Publications, American Journal of Health Behavior, www.ajhb.org.

From: 2, An Overview of Measures of Health Literacy

Cover of Measures of Health Literacy
Measures of Health Literacy: Workshop Summary.
Institute of Medicine (US) Roundtable on Health Literacy.
Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 2009.
Copyright © 2009, National Academy of Sciences.

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