Deakin University
Browse
yuen-developmentof-2015A.pdf (6.69 MB)

Development of a measure of health literacy for caregivers of people with cancer

Download (6.69 MB)
thesis
posted on 2015-03-01, 00:00 authored by E Yuen
Caregivers play a key role in supporting people with cancer. Little is known about challenges that caregivers might have when finding and understanding health information, making health-related decisions, and navigating the healthcare system. Using an innovative mixed-methods approach, the study developed and evaluated a tool to measure cancer caregiver health literacy.

History

Pagination

xxviii, 340 pages : illustrations, tables

Open access

  • Yes

Material type

thesis

Resource type

thesis

Language

eng

Degree type

Research doctorate

Degree name

PhD

Copyright notice

The Author. All Rights Reserved.

Editor/Contributor(s)

L Ricciardelli, T Knight Tess, S Burney

Faculty

Faculty of Health

School

School of Psychology

Usage metrics

    Theses

    Exports

    RefWorks
    BibTeX
    Ref. manager
    Endnote
    DataCite
    NLM
    DC