The Relationship Among Health Literacy, Health Knowledge, and Adherence to Treatment in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Arthritis, Rheumatoid
  • Birth Weight

abstract

  • Study findings indicate that health literacy is independently associated with medication knowledge but not medication adherence in patients with rheumatoid arthritis. These results provide useful information for planning initiatives to support individuals with disease self-management.

publication date

  • January 2013

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3640723

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/s11420-012-9308-6

PubMed ID

  • 24426844

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 42

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 9

number

  • 1