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COVID-19 Resources

10 Mar 2020 - 12:15

With the international spread of COVID-19, health care professionals need to be ready to provide appropriate advice, diagnostic work-up and management for patients suspected or confirmed to have the condition.

 

The South African National Institute of Communicable Diseases (NICD) has a website with links to guidance and other useful technical resources: http://www.nicd.ac.za/diseases-a-z-index/covid-19/covid-19-resources/

 

Professor Marc Mendelson has prepared an educational video demonstrating safe donning and doffing of personal protective equipment (PPE), that aligns with the guidance provided by the NICD: 

 

A useful website for tracking the epidemiology of the epidemic is hosted by Johns Hopkins: https://gisanddata.maps.arcgis.com/apps/opsdashboard/index.html#/bda7594740fd40299423467b48e9ecf6