When to see a doctor for common health problems: distribution patterns of functional health literacy across migrant populations in Switzerland


Rau S. A. , Sakarya S., Abel T.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH, cilt.59, sa.6, ss.967-974, 2014 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 59 Konu: 6
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/s00038-014-0583-5
  • Dergi Adı: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.967-974

Özet

Background Knowing when to seek professional help for health problems is considered an important aspect of health literacy. However, little is known about the distribution of help-seeking knowledge in the general population or specific subpopulations.