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Sars-CoV-2 (COVID-19) Information Resources

PenARC have collated a list of useful COVID-19 related resources for researchers. We anticipate that these will develop over time and aim to keep them updated:

UK Guidance Curated Information Resource Pages
International Guidance Research and Scientific Publications
Datasets Search Strategies
Research Mapping Myth Busters
Evidence Summaries Information and Guidance

 

UK Guidance

PHE 

UK Government 

Information for the public, and for workers in all sectors, education, healthcare, transport:   

NHS 

Advice for the public: 

NICE 

Rapid guidelines and evidence reviews: 

International Guidance

WHO 

Datasets

PHE 

UK Cases dashboard 

European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control 

 

 Research Mapping

COVID-19 Network Meta Analysis: a living mapping of ongoing research:

https://covid-nma.com/dataviz/

EppiCentre: COVID-19: a living systematic map of the evidence:

 

Evidence Summaries

BMJ 

Best Practice: 

Oxford Centre for Evidence Based Medicine 

Oxford COVID-19 Evidence Service 

UpToDate 

Dynamed 

EvidenceAid 

COVID-19 Evidence Collection 

https://www.evidenceaid.org/coronavirus-covid-19-evidence-collection/ 

 

McMaster University

COVID-19 Rapid Evidence Reviews:

https://www.nccmt.ca/knowledge-repositories/covid-19-evidence-reviews

 

KSR

Collection of critically appraised​ COVID systematic reviews: 

https://ksrevidence.com/

 

University of Edinburgh

 

Curated Information Resource Pages

PHE      **Recommended resource**  

NHS Knowledge and Library Services 

University of the Highlands and Islands 

Highland Health Sciences Library: Coronavirus resources 

Research and Scientific Publications

WHO  

Database of publications on coronavirus disease (COVID-19):  

NLM NCBI (PubMed) 

LitCovid: 

MedRix  

COVID-19 SARS-CoV-2 preprints from medRxiv and bioRxiv:

https://connect.medrxiv.org/relate/content/181   

 

Cochrane  

Special Collections: Coronavirus (COVID-19): evidence relevant to critical care: 

Epistemonikos 

All the evidence produced by Epistemonikos and the international COVID-19 L·OVE Working Group in response to the COVID-19 emergency: 

Search Strategies

PubMed

Medical Library Association 

PHE 

 

Myth busters 

iHealth Facts

Health Claims -  Fact checked:

https://ihealthfacts.ie/

WHO Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) advice for the public

Myth busters:

https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/advice-for-public/myth-busters

 

Information and Guidance

Information, guidance and resources to support the respiratory community during the COVID-19 pandemic:

British Thoracic Society: COVID-19 Advice for the respiratory community

Blogpost highlighting the SPACES (Sharing Patient Assessments Cuts Exposure for Staff) principle:

https://www.bgs.org.uk/blog/stay-safer-with-spaces

MindEd COVID-19 Resilience Hub:

http://covid.minded.org.uk/

 

 

 

 

 

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