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NLM Rolls Out Health Literacy Instrument Resource

The National Library of Medicine (NLM) and Boston University School of Medicine launched the Health Literacy Tool Shed, a free, online database of more than 100 peer-reviewed health literacy instruments. Researchers can use it to select a health literacy research instrument and learn background information, as well as compare various instruments.

“[T]his new resource will help researchers provide new insights into how to ensure clear communication within health care settings and how to increase health literacy throughout populations,” says Betsy Humphreys, NLM’s acting director.

For more information, read the press release.

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