COVID-19 Resources on Isolation

Each resource below is listed in order of usefulness for given topic and assessed for readability using a SMOG algorithmic tool by WebFX as recommended by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC).

Steps to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 if you are sick from the CDC

  • Approximately 5th grade reading level
  • Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 90.8
  • Approximately 5th grade reading level
  • Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 98
  • Approximately 5th grade reading level
  • Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 91.5
  • May need to be supplemented with more specific instructions on management skills
REFERENCES
Ryu JH, Yi PH. Readability of spine-related patient education materials from leading orthopedic academic centers. Spine (Philadelphia, Pa. 1976). 2016;41(9):E561-E565.