HLRP: Health Literacy Research and Practice


Online ISSN: 2474-8307

HLRP: Health Literacy Research and Practice is a forum for the dissemination of high-quality behavioral and clinical research that will bridge research with best practices. Our aim is to attract a full range of investigators and practitioners engaged in health literacy research and practice, including those involved in a broad array of public health, health services, epidemiology, translational, educational, and interventional research and implementation activities.

HLRP: Health Literacy Research and Practice is an interdisciplinary and international open-access publication dedicated to promoting excellence in research and practice to advance the field of health literacy, promote health equity, and reduce health disparities.

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Table of Contents
Mission and Motivation
Brief Report
Original Research

Validating Health Literacy and Numeracy Measures in Minority Groups

Rosette J. Chakkalakal, MD, MHS; Sneha Venkatraman, MD; Richard O.White, MD, MSc; Sunil Kripalani, MD; Russell Rothman, MD, MPP; Kenneth Wallston, PhD

Original Research

Empathy and Mental Health Literacy

Adrian Furnham, PhD; Paula Sjokvist, BSc, UCL

Systematic Review

Health Literacy in a Social Context: Review of Quantitative Evidence

Tetine Sentell, PhD; Ruth Pitt, MPH; Opal Vanessa Buchthal, DrPH

Original Research

Health and Functional Literacy in Physical Rehabilitation Patients

Elizabeth A. Hahn, MA; Susan R. Magasi, PhD; Noelle E. Carlozzi, PhD; David S. Tulsky, PhD; Alex Wong, PhD; Sofia F. Garcia, PhD; Jin-Shei Lai, PhD; Joy Hammel, PhD; Ana Miskovic, MS; Sara Jerousek, BS; Arielle Goldsmith, MS; Kristian Nitsch, MS; Allen W. Heinemann, PhD