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Faculty

David Richard Hansberry

Department of Radiology
Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals
Philadelphia, PA

Michael D. White

Department of Neurological Surgery
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Pittsburgh, PA

Michael D'Angelo

Department of Neurological Surgery
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Pittsburgh, PA

Arpan V. Prabhu

Department of Radiation Oncology
University of Pittsburgh Hillman Cancer Institute
Pittsburgh, PA

Sarah Kamel

Department of Radiology
Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals
Philadelphia, PA

Paras Lakhani

Department of Radiology
Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals
Philadelphia, PA

Baskaran Sundaram

Department of Radiology
Division of Cardiothoracic Radiology
University of Michigan Health System
Ann Arbor, MI

Accredited by

American Roentgen Ray Society

Course Description

After completing the material in this article, the learner should be able to:
1. Discuss the target reading grade level recommended in the United States for health information provided to patients;
2. Describe the challenges patients face in understanding health-related information available online; and
3. Evaluate the different metrics of readability and how they can be used to assess health information intended for patients.

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME
Credit Amount:1.00 Credits
Release Date:2018-Jun-22
Expiration Date:2021-Jun-21
Estimated Time for Completion:1 hour
Registration Required:Yes
Cost:$0-$40

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