Summaries

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PHE COVID-19 infection prevention and control guidance

2021-04-20T15:08:00+01:00By

Summary of the latest UK guidance on infection prevention and control measures for COVID-19

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COVID-19 rapid guideline on dermatological conditions

2021-04-13T13:49:00+01:00By

The purpose of this Guidelines summary is to maximise the safety of children and adults who have dermatological conditions treated with drugs affecting the immune response during the COVID-19 pandemic

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COVID-19 guideline on rheumatological autoimmune, inflammatory, and metabolic bone disorders

2021-04-09T15:27:00+01:00By

This guideline aims to maximise the safety of children and adults with rheumatological autoimmune, inflammatory, and metabolic bone disorders during the COVID-19 pandemic

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NICE COVID-19 management

2021-04-09T12:25:00+01:00By

Summary of NICE guidance on the management of COVID-19 in children, young people, and adults in primary care settings

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PHE inadvertent vaccination in pregnancy guideline

2021-03-25T15:43:00+00:00By

This concise and useful summary covers monitoring of women vaccinated in pregnancy or shortly before conception

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PHE SARS-CoV-2 reinfection guideline

2021-03-23T14:49:00+00:00By

A concise summary of guidance on when to suspect SARS-CoV-2 reinfection and how to investigate and manage it in primary care

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PHE COVID-19 vaccination guidance

2021-03-04T13:51:00+00:00By

A concise summary of guidance for healthcare professionals about the COVID-19 vaccination programme

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PHE management of patient/staff exposure to COVID-19

2021-01-29T14:43:00+00:00By

This summary provides guidance on the management of staff and patients according to exposures, symptoms, and test results

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General practice in the context of coronavirus (COVID-19)

2021-01-28T11:00:00+00:00By NHS England and NHS Improvement

This Guidelines summary outlines standard operating procedures for general practices in the context of COVID-19

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NHS England COVID-19 vaccination SOP

2021-01-18T16:05:00+00:00By NHS England and NHS Improvement

This standard operating procedure (SOP) summary describes the operating model and design requirements for safe delivery of COVID-19 vaccines in the community

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NICE ‘long COVID’ guideline

2020-12-18T13:56:00+00:00By , , Royal College of General Practitioners

Recommendations for identifying and managing ‘long-COVID’ in primary care

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PHE maintaining immunisation programmes during COVID-19

2020-12-14T00:00:00+00:00By PHE and NHS England

A brief summary providing the key points for primary care on maintaining immunisation programmes during the COVID-19 pandemic

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NHS video consulting guideline

2020-09-03T16:52:00+01:00By NHS England

This Guidelines summary covers guidance for safe video consulting in general practice during the COVID-19 pandemic

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PCWHF HRT provision during COVID-19 guidance

2020-07-03T11:40:00+01:00By

This summary is intended to aid primary healthcare practitioners in initiating, reviewing, and prescribing hormone replacement therapy for women during COVID-19.

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NHS guidance on NSAIDs in COVID-19

2020-06-26T12:57:00+01:00By NHS England

This summary sets out the clinical policy for the acute use of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) in people with or at risk of COVID-19.

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COVID-19 rapid guideline on COPD

2020-04-17T17:02:00+01:00By

The purpose of this summary is to maximise the safety of patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) during the COVID-19 pandemic, while protecting staff from infection. It will also enable services to make the best use of NHS resources. For more detailed information, please refer to the full guideline.

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COVID-19 rapid guideline on severe asthma

2020-04-17T13:39:00+01:00By

The purpose of this guideline is to maximise the safety of adults and children with severe asthma during the COVID-19 pandemic, while protecting staff from infection. It will also enable services to make the best use of NHS resources.

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COVID-19: video consultations—information for general practices

2020-04-07T15:14:00+01:00By

COVID-19 creates an unprecedented situation. Many GP practices are considering introducing video consultations as a matter of urgency to reduce risk of contagion.