Browse by Subject "Consumer health information"

  • Sandstrom, Heidi T. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2004)
    The Pacific Southwest Regional Medical Library of the National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM) hosted a one-day educational symposium entitled “Stake Your Claim to Health Literacy” in January 2004. The ...

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  • Detlefsen, Ellen Gay (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2004)
    The elderly and African Americans are groups sometimes described as vulnerable or at risk for health complications, and both are communities for whom consumer health information is believed to be important. A review of ...

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  • Kovacs, Diane K. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2004)
    Developing Web-based consumer health information workshops can be a great way to promote the value of library services and encourage the use of high-quality health information by consumers. This article begins with ...

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  • Allen, Margaret; Matthew, Suzanne; Boland, Mary Jo (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2004)
    There is a critical need to provide culturally and linguistically appropriate health information for immigrant and refugee populations. This article discusses the challenges related to providing health information for ...

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