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Table 1 Inclusion and exclusion criteria

From: Generic health literacy measurement instruments for children and adolescents: a systematic review of the literature

Criterion Inclusion Exclusion
Time January 1990 – July 2015 Studies before 1990 and after July 2015
Language English, German Any other language
Type of publication Original papers published in peer-reviewed journals, or reports Any non-original publication, any editorials, letters to editors, theses, books
Focus of study Any study reporting on a generic health literacy instrument, its first-time use, development or validation process Any study reporting on a domain-specific health literacy instrument (i.e. mental health literacy, media or eHealth literacy), and any non-health literacy instrument
Study population Articles including children and adolescents ≤18 years Any population older > 18 years
Setting Any setting Nil
Country Any country Nil