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Global Health Literacy

Callister, Lynn Clark PhD, RN, FAAN

MCN, The American Journal of Maternal/Child Nursing: March/April 2014 - Volume 39 - Issue 2 - p 134
doi: 10.1097/NMC.0000000000000019
ONGOING COLUMNS: Global Health and Nursing

Everywhere we deliver care we need to confront the issue of health literacy. How much more difficult this is in countries with low literacy overall.

Lynn Clark Callister is a Professor Emerita, College of Nursing, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, and an Editorial Board Member of MCN. She can be reached via e-mail at

The author declares no conflict of interest.

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