Sources of information in health education: A cross-sectional study in Portuguese university students
作者: Paulo Santos Luisa Sá Luciana Couto Alberto Pinto Hespanhol
刊名: Australian medical journal, 2018, Vol.11 (6)
来源数据库: Pulsus Group
关键词: Health literacyHealth educationHealth promotionPreventive health servicesDirective counselling
原始语种摘要: Background Literacy is a public health priority. The way people access health information is changing. It’s crucial to understand this movement towards new communication tools, to better deal with it. Aims To describe the sources of health information in younger population. Methods Cross-sectional study of a sample of Portuguese university students, by survey, asking for the sources of information in health issues, and crossing it with the literacy levels. Results We surveyed 485 participants (77.5 per cent females; median age 23 years). The main source of information was the internet (78.8 per cent; 95 per cent CI:75.1–82.4 per cent), followed by health providers and by family. A linear regression model adjusted for age, gender and having education in health issues, showed that using the...
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  • information 报告
  • university 大学
  • health 保健
  • education 培养
  • literacy 识字
  • conclude 结论
  • promotion 升级
  • people 民族
  • years 年代
  • quality 品质