Patient health information materials in waiting rooms of family physicians: do patients care?
Patient preference and adherence, June 2013
Dirk Devroey, Tania Moerenhout, Borgermans, Schol, Johan Vansintejan, Van De Vijver
Patient health information materials (PHIMs), such as leaflets and posters are widely used by family physicians to reinforce or illustrate information, and to remind people of information received previously. This facilitates improved health-related knowledge and self-management by patients.
|Members of the public||5||83%|
|Readers by professional status||Count||As %|
|Student > Bachelor||17||22%|
|Student > Master||14||18%|
|Student > Postgraduate||5||6%|
|Student > Ph. D. Student||5||6%|
|Readers by discipline||Count||As %|
|Medicine and Dentistry||23||30%|
|Nursing and Health Professions||12||16%|
|Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology||4||5%|
|Agricultural and Biological Sciences||3||4%|