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ERIC Number: EJ468583
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0022-4103
Rapid Estimate of Adult Literacy in Medicine (REALM): A Quick Reading Test for Patients.
Murphy, Peggy W.; And Others
Journal of Reading, v37 n2 p124-30 Oct 1993
Describes a reading recognition test called Rapid Estimate of Adult Literacy in Medicine (REALM) that is designed to identify low literacy levels in patients. Notes that information thus obtained is useful in directing patient-physician communications and in promoting patient understanding of commonly used oral and written medical information. (SR)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Tests/Questionnaires; Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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