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Readability of the South African patient package insert (PPI)
(Department of Communication Science, University of the Free State, 2009)
Although medication is nowadays issued with a package insert containing vital medication information, not everyone reads/understands the medication information contained in the package insert. This has been proven by ...
Mapping the social media landscape: a profile of tools, applications and key features
(Department of Communication Science, University of the Free State, 2016)
This article is based on a 2014 explorative study investigating the use of social media applications in an educational context by means of a systematic analysis of internationally published and researched studies. The ...
Does the patient package insert (PPI) in South Africa serve the purpose of health communication?
(Department of Communication Science, Unierstity of the Free State, 2008)
The aim of this article is to reflect on the usefulness and efficacy of the patient package insert (PPI) from the perspective of health communication. From the literature it is clear that American and European PPIs suffer ...