Reading ability of parents compared with reading level of pediatric patient education materials.
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
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 94-0292991
Code Inist : 002B30A01C. Création : 199406.