Coronavirus resources

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Created on: 6 February 2020. Last updated 18 February 2020

The outbreak of the Coronavirus is leading to a rapidly expanding and evolving literature. Evidence Aid is compiling links to entry points for this literature and will include these on this web page. If you have any suggestions for other resources that we might consider linking to, please let us know.

Australian Government Department of Health Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) resources: collection of resources for the general public, health professionals and industry about novel coronavirus in English and simplified Chinese.

BMJ free Coronavirus resources to support healthcare workers available in six languages (English, Mandarin, Spanish, Russian, Georgian and Portuguese). BMJ has also created a new ‘Best Practice’ Topic for Coronavirus available here and a patient leaflet available here.

Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress Coronavirus and emerging infectious disease outbreaks response: containing fact sheets & addditional information.

Centre for Disease Control and Prevention: 2019 Novel Coronavirus resource page.

Chinese guideline compilation by Lanzhou University on Novel Coronavirus (set up as a web page on Evidence Aid).  (Available in Chinese中文)

Cochrane: Special Collection on Coronavirus (2019-nCoV): evidence relevant to critical care published on the Cochrane Library and features on the Library homepage. Free access has been arranged for all included reviews for two months in the first instance (from 12 February 2020), subject to review.

Compass Trending Topic offers hand-picked articles, tools, and project examples for social and behavior change related to Coronavirus.

European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control: Guidance to EU/EEA healthcare facilities and healthcare providers on infection prevention and control measures during the management of suspected and confirmed cases of 2019-nCoV infection.

Global Health Network Coronavirus Outbreak knowledge hub: a ‘pop-up’ area on The Global Health Network in response to requests for a knowledge hub and access to guidance on the new Novel Coronavirus outbreak; 2019-nCoV.

Infection, Prevention and Control Canada Information about Coronavirus.

International Severe Acute Respiratory and emerging Infection Consortium (ISARIC) has launched an adaptable international 2019-nCoV resources, through which investigators retain full control on the collection and handling of standardised data and samples.

Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare Coronavirus information page (also in English).

Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security 2019-nCoV Resource producing a daily email briefing plus additional resources for public health, clinical, and public policy practitioners.

Lancet 2019-nCoV Resource Centre: This resource brings together new 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) content from across The Lancet journals as it is published.

MEDBOX Rapid Response Toolbox collection of the most important guidelines and resources, situation reports, communication tools, laboratory guidance, etc, including documents important for Infection & Prevention Control IPC, risk communication or Prevention & Preparedness.

National Health Commission of the People’s Republic of China (Chinese language): This website presents the Chinese government guidelines, news about Coronavirus.

National Library of Medicine Novel Coronavirus: Rapid access to the NLM’s GenBank sequence data at the Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) data hub plus other useful information

New England Journal of Medicine 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV): A collection of articles and other resources on the 2019 Novel Coronavirus outbreak, including clinical reports, management guidelines, and commentary.

New Zealand Ministry of Health Novel coronavirus – Resources for health professionals: containing novel Coronavirus factsheets and guidance for health professionals.

Oxford University Press (OUP) resources on Coronavirus and related topics: to assist researchers, medical professionals, policy makers, and others who are working to address this potential health crisis.

Royal Pharmaceutical Society Wuhan Novel Coronavirus.

Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene Coronavirus Free Collection.

The Transplantation Society: Coronavirus guideline – Update for Transplant Infectious Diseases Clinicians about the novel 2019 Coronavirus associated with viral pneumonia.

UK Government latest information and advice on Coronavirus: Information for the public on the outbreak of coronavirus in China, including the current situation in the UK and information about the virus and its symptoms.

US Occupational Safety and Health Administration Department 2019 Novel Coronavirus: information for workers and employers about the evolving coronavirus outbreak.

VOST Mexico Coronavirus Alert (Español).

Wellcome Trust statements on Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV).

Wiley have compiled a bank of resources for Coronavirus.

Wolters Kluwer Coronavirus Resources & Tools: for front-line clinicians and medical researchers

World Health Organization Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV): information and guidance from WHO regarding the current outbreak of novel Coronavirus (also available in Chinese中文).

Worldometer: estimated current numbers based on statistics and projections from official organizations including the UN Population Division, World Health Organization (WHO), Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), International Monetary Fund (IMF), and World Bank.

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  1. Нов. Ирина

    February 11, 2020
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    Great content! Super high-quality! Keep it up! 🙂

    February 15, 2020

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