To test the reading ability of parents of pediatric outpatients arid to compare their reading ability with the ability necessary to read commonly used educational materials; to compare individual reading grade levels with the levels of the last grade completed in school; and to further validate a new literacy screening test designed specifically for medical settings.
Pediatrics outpatient clinic in a large, public university, teaching hospital.
Three hundred ninety-six parents or other caretakers accompanying pediatric outpatients.
Demographics and educational status were assessed using a structured interview.
Mots-clés Pascal : Education sanitaire, Parent, Lecture, Aptitude, Etude statistique, Homme, Soin parental, Attitude parentale, Echelle évaluation, Dépistage, Analyse risque, Rapid Estimate of Adult Literacy in Medecine
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Health education, Parent, Reading, Ability, Statistical study, Human, Parental care, Parental attitude, Evaluation scale, Medical screening, Risk analysis
Notice produite par :
Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 94-0292991
Code Inist : 002B30A01C. Création : 199406.