Health Literacy and Health Information Technology Adoption: The Potential for a New Digital Divide

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This article discusses whether health literacy is associated with pateints' use of four types of health information technology (HIT) tools: fitness and nutrition apps, activity trackers, and patient portals.

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Mackert, Michael; Mabry-Flynn, Amanda; Champlin, Sara; Donovan, Erin E. & Pounders, Kathrynn October 4, 2016.

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This article discusses whether health literacy is associated with pateints' use of four types of health information technology (HIT) tools: fitness and nutrition apps, activity trackers, and patient portals.

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  • Journal of Medical Internet Research; 2016. Toronto, Ontario: Journal of Medical Internet Research Publications

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  • Publication Title: Journal of Medical Internet Research
  • Volume: 18
  • Issue: 10
  • Pages: 16
  • Peer Reviewed: Yes

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Mackert, Michael; Mabry-Flynn, Amanda; Champlin, Sara; Donovan, Erin E. & Pounders, Kathrynn. Health Literacy and Health Information Technology Adoption: The Potential for a New Digital Divide, article, October 4, 2016; Toronto, Ontario. (https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc980850/: accessed June 12, 2021), University of North Texas Libraries, UNT Digital Library, https://digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Frank W. and Sue Mayborn School of Journalism.

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