Tools & Resources
Informed Consent Resources
The following resources are available to assist in the development of the informed consent document and enhancing the informed consent conversation.
Using REDCap for eConsent Job Aid: Instructions on how to design an eConsent form in REDCap and how to setup eConsent for studies requiring a signature.
Use Simple Words & Phrases
- Plain Language Thesaurus for Health Communications
- Clear Language and Design
- Minnesota Health Literacy
- Medical terms, procedures, and conditions for younger children and teenagers
- Best Practices and New Models of Health Literacy for Informed Consent (Institute of Medicine, 2014)
- Health Literacy Plain Language eToolkit