Evaluation of the Readability of Dermatological Postoperative Patient Information Leaflets Across England.

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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/11287/610430
Title:
Evaluation of the Readability of Dermatological Postoperative Patient Information Leaflets Across England.
Authors:
Hunt, William T.; McGrath, Emily J.
Abstract:
Postoperative patient information leaflets (PILs) provide important guidance to patients after skin surgery. Readability is a method of evaluating information for text comprehension. The recommended level for PIL readability is US grade ≤6.
Citation:
Evaluation of the Readability of Dermatological Postoperative Patient Information Leaflets Across England. 2016 Jun;42(6):757-63 Dermatol Surg
Publisher:
LWW
Journal:
Dermatologic surgery : official publication for American Society for Dermatologic Surgery [et al.]
Issue Date:
12-May-2016
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/11287/610430
DOI:
10.1097/DSS.0000000000000720
PubMed ID:
27176870
Additional Links:
http://journals.lww.com/dermatologicsurgery/pages/articleviewer.aspx?year=9000&issue=00000&article=99437&type=abstract
Type:
Journal Article
Language:
en
ISSN:
1524-4725
Appears in Collections:
Dermatology; 2016 RD&E publications

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorHunt, William T.en
dc.contributor.authorMcGrath, Emily J.en
dc.date.accessioned2016-05-20T15:23:10Zen
dc.date.available2016-05-20T15:23:10Zen
dc.date.issued2016-05-12en
dc.identifier.citationEvaluation of the Readability of Dermatological Postoperative Patient Information Leaflets Across England. 2016 Jun;42(6):757-63 Dermatol Surgen
dc.identifier.issn1524-4725en
dc.identifier.pmid27176870en
dc.identifier.doi10.1097/DSS.0000000000000720en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/11287/610430en
dc.description.abstractPostoperative patient information leaflets (PILs) provide important guidance to patients after skin surgery. Readability is a method of evaluating information for text comprehension. The recommended level for PIL readability is US grade ≤6.en
dc.languageENGen
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherLWWen
dc.relation.urlhttp://journals.lww.com/dermatologicsurgery/pages/articleviewer.aspx?year=9000&issue=00000&article=99437&type=abstracten
dc.rightsArchived with thanks to Dermatologic surgery : official publication for American Society for Dermatologic Surgery [et al.]en
dc.subjectWessex Classification Subject Headings::Dermatologyen
dc.titleEvaluation of the Readability of Dermatological Postoperative Patient Information Leaflets Across England.en
dc.typeJournal Articleen
dc.identifier.journalDermatologic surgery : official publication for American Society for Dermatologic Surgery [et al.]en
dc.type.versionIn press (epub ahead of print)en

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