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Kristen McCaffery

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Kristen J. McCaffery
Journal article

Health literacy and disparities in COVID-19–related knowledge, attitudes, beliefs and behaviours in Australia

The findings in this article show that there are important disparities in COVID-19–related knowledge, attitudes and behaviours according to people’s health literacy and language. These have the potential to undermine efforts to reduce viral transmission and may lead to social inequalities in health outcomes in...
Briefing paper

Clinical decision-making tools: how effective are they in improving the quality of health care?

Executive summary Clinical decision-making tools can be considered in two broad categories – those designed to be used by clinicians and those designed to promote shared decision making with the clinician and patient together. The potential effect of computerised clinical decision support systems (CDSS) on...