Published on in Vol 3, No 1 (2014): Jan-Mar

Development and Content Validation of the Information Assessment Method for Patients and Consumers

Development and Content Validation of the Information Assessment Method for Patients and Consumers

Development and Content Validation of the Information Assessment Method for Patients and Consumers

Pierre Pluye 1*, MD, PhD;  Vera Granikov 2*, MLIS;  Gillian Bartlett 1, PhD;  Roland M. Grad 1, MD, MSc;  David L. Tang 2, PhD;  Janique Johnson-Lafleur 2, MSc;  Michael Shulha 2, MLIS;  Maria Cristiane Barbosa Galvão 3, PhD;  Ivan LM Ricarte 4, PhD;  Randolph Stephenson 5, PhD;  Linda Shohet 6, PhD;  Jo-Anne Hutsul 7, BScPharm, PhD;  Carol A. Repchinsky 7, BSc;  Ellen Rosenberg 1, BA, MD;  Bernard Burnand 8, MD, MPH;  France Légaré 9, MD, PhD;  Lynn Dunikowski 10, MLS;  Susan Murray 11, MLS;  Jill Boruff 11, MLIS;  Francesca Frati 12, MLIS;  Lorie Kloda 11, PhD;  Ann Macaulay 1, MD;  François Lagarde 13, MA;  Geneviève Doray 13

1 Department of Family Medicine, McGill University , Montreal, QC, CA

2 Information Technology Primary Care Research Group, Department of Family Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, QC, CA

3 Department of Social Medicine, Faculty of Medicine of Ribeirao Preto, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo , BR

4 School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Campinas - UNICAMP , Campinas , BR

5 Department of Psychology, Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM) , Montreal, QC, CA

6 The Centre for Literacy Quebec , Montreal, QC, CA

7 Canadian Pharmacists Association , Ottawa, ON, CA

8 Institute of social and preventive medicine, Lausanne University Hospital , Lausanne , CH

9 Department of Family Medicine and Emergency Medicine, Université Laval , Quebec, QC, CA

10 Library Services, College of Family Physicians of Canada , London, ON, CA

11 Life Sciences Library, McGill University , Montreal, QC, CA

12 Health Sciences Library, Jewish General Hospital , Montreal, QC, CA

13 Lucie and André Chagnon Foundation , Montreal, QC, CA

*these authors contributed equally

Corresponding Author:

  • Pierre Pluye, MD, PhD
  • Department of Family Medicine
  • McGill University
  • 5858, chemin de la Côte-des-Neige, 3rd floor
  • Montreal, QC
  • CA
  • Phone: 1 514-398-8483
  • Email: pierre.pluye@mcgill.ca