Impact of health literacy in patients with chronic musculoskeletal disease - systematic review

Yoon Loke, Ina Hinz, Xia Wang, Gill Rowlands, David Scott, Charlotte Salter

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To estimate the prevalence of low health literacy, and evaluate the impact of low health literacy on outcomes in patients with chronic musculoskeletal conditions.
Original languageEnglish
Article numbere40210
JournalPLoS One
Issue number7
Publication statusPublished - 6 Jul 2012


  • Musculoskeletal Diseases
  • Humans
  • Publication Bias
  • Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
  • Health Literacy
  • Chronic Disease
  • Prevalence

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