Coronavirus

Summaries

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COVID-19 rapid guideline: managing COVID-19 symptoms in the community

2020-10-22T00:00:00+01:00By

The purpose of this guideline is to provide recommendations for managing COVID‑19 symptoms for patients in the community, including at the end of life. It also includes recommendations about managing medicines for these patients, and protecting staff from infection

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COVID-19 rapid guideline: dialysis service delivery

2020-09-14T09:10:00+01:00By

This Guidelines summary covers the provision of care for patients requiring dialysis in the context of the COVID-19 outbreak

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PHE COVID-19 infection prevention and control guidance

2020-09-08T17:10:00+01:00By

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

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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. It includes key principles, general information, and recommendations on conducting safe video consultations. Refer to the full guideline for information on:

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COVID-19 rapid guideline: gastrointestinal and liver conditions treated with drugs affecting the immune response

2020-08-25T13:28:00+01:00By

The purpose of this guideline is to maximise the safety of children and adults who have gastrointestinal or liver conditions treated with drugs affecting the immune response during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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PHE guideline on management of exposure to COVID-19

2020-08-20T09:43:00+01:00By

This summary provides guidance on the management of staff and patients in health and social care settings according to exposures, symptoms, and test results.

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

2020-08-10T04:00:00+01:00By NHS England & NHS Improvement

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

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PHE maintaining immunisation programmes during COVID-19 guideline

2020-07-17T16:51:00+01:00By 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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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: delivery of systemic anticancer treatments

2020-05-31T11:53:00+01:00By

This guideline aims to maximise the safety of patients with cancer and make the best use of NHS resources, while protecting staff from infection. It will also enable services to match the capacity for cancer treatment to patient needs if services become limited because of the COVID-19 pandemic