Article

Influence of Health Literacy on Medication Adherence Among Elderly Females With Type 2 Diabetes in Pakistan

Jan 01, 2020

DOI: 10.1177/0272684X19896724

Published in: International Quarterly of Community Health Education

Publisher: Sage

/ Nadia Hussain / Amira Shaaban Zainab Khan

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