Concise medicine information improves health literacy and therapy compliance among patients with low health literacy
- At: Seville (Spain) (2022)
- Type: Poster
- Poster code: HMI-046
- By: WISHAW, Scott Bradley Patton (Royal Dutch Pharmacists Association, Netherlands)
- Co-author(s): Mr Scott Bradley Patton Wishaw, Medicines Information Centre (Royal Dutch Pharmacists Association, The Hague, Netherlands)
Mrs Nike Everaarts - De Gruyter, Medicines Information Centre (Royal Dutch Pharmacists Association, The Hague, Netherlands)
Background information: Patients with low health literacy often have problems comprehending the medication package leaflet. To improve understanding and therapy compliance, there is a need for simplified, concise and easily accessible information during consultation at the pharmacy, the doctor’s office, in the hospital or at home.
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