Development of a Hypertension Health Literacy Assessment Tool for Primary Healthcare in South Africa

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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/622839
Category:
Full-text
Format:
Text-based Document
Type:
Presentation
Level of Evidence:
N/A
Research Approach:
N/A
Title:
Development of a Hypertension Health Literacy Assessment Tool for Primary Healthcare in South Africa
Other Titles:
Global Cardiovascular Health
Author(s):
Mafutha, Nokuthula
Lead Author STTI Affiliation:
Tau Lambda-at-Large
Author Details:
Nokuthula Mafutha, MSN, Faculty of Health Sciences: School of Therapeutic Sciences, WITS University, Johannesburg, South Africa
Abstract:

Based on the principles of the REALM-R, a tool to assess hypertension health literacy in PHC was developed to identify patients who are at risk of poor hypertension health literacy so that hypertension health education given to patients can be provided accordingly and specifically to the needs of the patient.

Keywords:
Assessment Tool; Health Literacy; Hypertension
Repository Posting Date:
27-Sep-2017
Date of Publication:
27-Sep-2017
Other Identifiers:
CONV17H20
Conference Date:
2017
Conference Name:
44th Biennial Convention
Conference Host:
Sigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursing
Conference Location:
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Description:
44th Biennial Convention 2017 Theme: Influence Through Action: Advancing Global Health, Nursing, and Midwifery.

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.language.isoen_USen
dc.type.categoryFull-texten
dc.formatText-based Documenten
dc.typePresentationen
dc.evidence.levelN/Aen
dc.research.approachN/Aen
dc.titleDevelopment of a Hypertension Health Literacy Assessment Tool for Primary Healthcare in South Africaen_US
dc.title.alternativeGlobal Cardiovascular Healthen
dc.contributor.authorMafutha, Nokuthulaen
dc.contributor.departmentTau Lambda-at-Largeen
dc.author.detailsNokuthula Mafutha, MSN, Faculty of Health Sciences: School of Therapeutic Sciences, WITS University, Johannesburg, South Africaen
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/622839-
dc.description.abstract<p><span>Based on the principles of the REALM-R, a tool to assess hypertension health literacy in PHC was developed to identify patients who are at risk of poor hypertension health literacy so that hypertension health education given to patients can be provided accordingly and specifically to the needs of the patient.</span></p>en
dc.subjectAssessment Toolen
dc.subjectHealth Literacyen
dc.subjectHypertensionen
dc.date.available2017-09-27T17:44:33Z-
dc.date.issued2017-09-27-
dc.date.accessioned2017-09-27T17:44:33Z-
dc.conference.date2017en
dc.conference.name44th Biennial Conventionen
dc.conference.hostSigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursingen
dc.conference.locationIndianapolis, Indiana, USAen
dc.description44th Biennial Convention 2017 Theme: Influence Through Action: Advancing Global Health, Nursing, and Midwifery.en
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