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Health Literacy

References

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. (2015). AHRQ health literacy universal precautions Toolkit. Retrieved from http://www.ahrq.gov/sites/default/files/publications/files/healthlittoolkit2_3.pdf.

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Parker, R.M., Jacobson, K.L., & Emory Schools of Medicine and Public Health. (2012). Health literacy. Retrieved from http://www.iom.edu/~/media/Files/Activity%20Files/PublicHealth/HealthLiteracy/HealthLiteracyFactSheets_Feb6_2012_Parker_JacobsonFinal1.pdf.

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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion. Quick guide to health literacy. Retrieved from http://www.health.gov/communication/literacy/quickguide/Quickguide.pdf.

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