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Table 2 Intervention strategies and number of final included articles targeted at each group

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

Strategy featured, from IIMHL [17] No. targeted at older adults No. targeted at health professionals
1 = To inform and educate 14 4
2 = To teach skills 13 4
3 = To support behaviour change and maintenance 15 3
4 = To strengthen contextual support 7 0
5 = To facilitate involvement of individuals at the system level 6 1
6 = To customize HL interventions or enhance their implementation 8 1
7 = To change the social, cultural or physical environment in order to enhance the effects of HL interventions 5 0