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    Health Literacy, Health Inequality and a Just Healthcare System.Angelo E. Volandes & Michael K. Paasche-Orlow - 2007 - American Journal of Bioethics 7 (11):5 – 10.
    Limited health literacy is a pervasive and independent risk factor for poor health outcomes. Despite decades of reports exhibiting that the healthcare system is overly complex, unneeded complexity remains commonplace and endangers the lives of patients, especially those with limited health literacy. In this article, we define health literacy and describe the empirical evidence associating health literacy and poor health outcomes. We recast the issue of poor health literacy from within the ethical perspective of the least well-off and argue that (...)
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    Response to Open Peer Commentaries on "Health Literacy, Health Inequality and a Just Health Care System".Angelo E. Volandes & Michael K. Paasche-Orlow - 2007 - American Journal of Bioethics 7 (11):1-2.
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    I’Ll Bet My Reputation—and Other Ways to Misconstrue the Concept of Certainty When Preparing Medical Affidavits for Asylum Applicants.Michael K. Paasche-Orlow & James Orlow - 2013 - American Journal of Bioethics 13 (7):15-17.