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Table 1 Terms used to search scientific databases

From: Healthy ageing in Europe: prioritizing interventions to improve health literacy

Outcome domains Activity type Attributes Terms for target groups
Health literacy Strategies Skills Older adults
Numeracy Program* Awareness Seniors
Self-management in health Campaigns Knowledge Pensioner
Health-information seeking Intervent*   Aging population
Prevent* Activities   Elderly
Healthy behav* Examples   Aged
Health promot* Pract*   Family
Reading Innovat*   Community
Writing and calculation Health promot*   Geriatric
  1. One match with at least one term in each column, search in all multi-purpose (mp) fields in the search database
  2. * Wildcard expansion