Patient Educ Couns 2022 Jun 3. Epub 2022 Jun 3.
University of Lorraine, APEMAC, F-54 000 Nancy, France; CHRU de Nancy, Department of Methodology, Promotion, Investigation, Data Management, Methodology and Statistics Unit, F-54500 Vandoeuvre-lès-Nancy, France. Electronic address:
Objectives: The primary objective of the study was to assess the agreement between the perceived and objectified comprehension levels of oral information received by patients during their preoperative consultation.
Methods: We conducted a prospective study in a surgical consultation service with patients who had scheduled prosthetic surgery. The study included 2 measurement phases, each of which involved an evaluation of the patient's perceived understanding and an evaluation of the understanding by a health professional (i. Read More