Digital health literacy as a super determinant of health: More than simply the sum of its parts

Robin van Kessel*, Brian Li Han Wong, Timo Clemens, Helmut Brand

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•Civic literacy refers to the ability to engage meaningfully with one's community.•Digital, health, and civic literacy are key predictors for digital health literacy.•The extent to which these three affect digital health literacy remains unclear.•Building digital health literacy is vital to limit inequalities from expanding.

Original languageEnglish
Article number100500
Number of pages3
JournalInternet Interventions
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2022

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