COVID-19 Information and Resources

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ISQua's COVID19 Activities and Updates

We will be running regular webinars and virtual information sessions relating to COVID19 throughout this period.

Featured COVID-19 Resources

Handbook of COVID-19 Prevention and Treatment

29 March 2020

Alibaba’s Jack Ma Foundation interviewed many first-line clinicians involved in the treatment of COVID-19. From this they have produced a manual on the care of hospitals, doctors and nurses. 

Handbook - Chinese version

Handbook - English version

Also available in Türk, Cрпски, Nederlands, ภาษาไทย, Русский, 中文,Italiano, Español, 日本語, Deutsch, ارسی, Bahasa Indonesia

British Geriatrics Society

27 March 2020

Join this panspecialty international project to determine point of care predictors in COVID-19 from routinely collected data, co-ordinated by the Geriatric Medicine Research Collaborative (GeMRC), NIHR Clinical Research Network West Midlands and Birmingham Surgical Trials Consortium (BiSTC).

Join the conversation on Twitter using the hashtag #CovidCollaborative

Surviving Sepsis Campaign

20 March 2020

The Surviving Sepsis Campaign (SSC) has released Guidelines on the Management of Critically Ill Adults with Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Intensive Care Medicine: Guideline

Online Meeting of the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI)

31 March 2020

Part 1 - Report from the Field: How We Are Managing Incident Command

31st March 2020 11:45 -12:45 EDT

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IPSCAN COVID-19 Webinar Series

3 April 2020

Child Welfare and Pandemics – What we know and what we can do.

3 April 2020 10:00am MDT/12:00pm EDT

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Resources from around the world on COVID-19

We have collated resources from around the world in order to help provide the most up to date information to the healthcare community. Below you will find links to webinars, articles, research papers, recordings, podcasts, and other research portals. These resources will be updated regularly. If you have any information that you would like shared with the wider community, please contact Caitriona (ccurran@isqua.org) or Sinead (smcardle@isqua.org) with your details.

Europe Region

France - Guidelines/Des lignes directrices

Date
Institution
Title
March 2020

Société Française de Radiologie

COVID-19: Examens de dépistage, et notamment mammographies systématiques

 

Ireland - Guidelines 

Date
Institution
Title
 22 March 2020 Health Service Executive (HSE), Ireland Treating the Symptoms of CoronaVirus
  Health Protection Surveillance Centre Video Resources for COVID-19

 

Italy - Ethics

Date
Institution
Title
 16 March 2020 SIAARTI, Italy Clinical ethics recommendations for the allocation of intersive care treatments in exceptional, resource-limited circumstances

 

Italy - Research 

Date
Institution
Title
21 March 2020 NEJM Catalyst At the Epicenter of the Covid-19 Pandemic and Humanitarian Crises in Italy: Changing Perspectives on Preparation and Mitigation

 

Italy - Articles

Date
Institution
Title
27 March 2020 Harvard Business Review Lessons from Italy's Response to Coronavirus 

 

Italy - Infograpics & Images

Date Institution Title
March 2020  SIAARTI, Italy COVID-19 Airway Management

 


Europe Region - Guidelines 

Date
Institution
Title
22 March 2020 ESA (European Society of Anaesthesiology) Human Factors principles to ensure the safety of yourself, your patients, and your colleagues.
24 February 2020 WHO (Europe) Hospital readiness checklist for COVID-19 

 

Europe Region Reports
Date
Institution
Title
27 March 2020 The Lancet Clinical and virological data of the first cases of COVID-19 in Europe: a case series
European Commission
 

Germany - Research

Date  Institution Title
04 March 2020  Leibniz Institute for Primate Research SARS-CoV-2 Cell Entry Depends on ACE2 and TMPRSS2 and Is Blocked by a Clinically Proven Protease Inhibitor
 
Spain/España
Date
Institution
Title
23 March 2020 AnestesiaR: Associación Anestesia y Reanimación España

Video Intubación paciente COVID

UK - General 
Date
Institution
Title
 20 March 2020  NEJM Covid-19 and the Stiff Upper Lip — The Pandemic Response
in the United Kingdom
 
UK - Guidelines 
Date Institution Title Type of Guidelines
30 March 2020 The King's Fund COVID-19: why compassionate leadership matters in a crisis Leadership
29 March 2020 Government Guidelines Guidance for the Public on the mental health and wellbeing aspects of Coronavirus (COVID-19) Public
 23 March 2020 RCPCH COVID-19 - guidance for paediatric services Paediatric
19 March 2020 Public Health England COVID-19: guidance on residential care provision Residential Care
19 March 2020 HM Government & NHS, UK COVID-19 Hospital Discharge Service Requirements Discharge
March 2020 Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists (UK) Coronavirus infection and pregnancy Obstetrics
March 2020  TURAS - NHS Education for Scotland Psychosocial support and wellbeing - Psychosocial responses to COVID-19  Wellbeing
 
UK - How To
Date
Institution
Title
18 March 2020 BJGP Life Video Consultations: A Guide for Practice

 

UK - Research
Date
Institution
Title
27 March 2020 British Geriatrics Society Ongoing panspecialty international project to determine point of care predictors in COVID-19 from routinely collected data
25 March 2020 BMJ Covid-19: a remote assessment in primary care 
16 March 2020 Imperial College London Impact of non-pharmaceutical interventions (NPIs) to reduce COVID19 mortality and healthcare demand
26 March 2020 BMC, research in progress Review of the reverse innovation series in globalization and health – where are we and what else is needed?

 

UK - Online Resources
Royal College of General Practitioners COVID-19 Resource Hub
Dr Linda Dykes
Imperial College London
NHS TeamNet - Incident Control Centre
RCPCH (Royal Collage of Paediatrics and Child Health)
Ready Scotland

 

 Switzerland - Online Resources

Date
Institution
Title
08 March 2020 UniSante The current Swiss strategy for responding to the new Coronavirus epidemic
  La Fédération des hôpitaux vaudois (FHV) Covid-19 Ressources

 

Switzerland - Guidelines/Des lignes directrices

Date
Institution
Title
23 March 2020 L’unité d’Hygiène, Prévention et Contrôle de l’Infection du CHUV (HPCi CHUV)

CoVID-19 - Prise en charge d'un patient suspect d'infection à coronavirus Covid-19 (ancien nCoV 2019)

 

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