Comprehensive health literacy assessment for college students
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This study presents the content of a new health literacy assessment tool tailored specifically for the 18-24 year-old college student population. The new tool encompasses a more comprehensive measurement of comprehension, numeracy, media literacy, and digital literacy. The current leading health literacy assessment tools do not assess the entire concept of patient health literacy, have limited empirical evidence of construct validity, are lacking in their psychometric properties, and are not targeted specifically for the young adult population. Research shows that many higher educated ...