COVID-19: Scientific information for the digestive health community

March 27, 2020
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The rapid spread of the novel Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) poses unprecedented challenges to governments and health authorities throughout the world. With the help of experts in our community we have collected relevant links to official publications and scientific articles.

The rapid spread of the novel Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) poses unprecedented challenges to governments and health authorities throughout the world.

With the help of experts in our community we have collected relevant links to official publications and scientific articles.

Updates and new articles will be added as they become available.

 

 

 

Online Learning Activities

Watch the recording of our webinar on COVID-19 & Digestive Health

COVID-19: Protecting your patients and endoscopy unit (ESGE)

 

Society Information

ESGE and ESGENA Position Statement on gastrointestinal endoscopy and the COVID-19 pandemic (ESGE)

COVID-19: BSG and BASL advice for healthcare professionals in gastroenterology and Hepatology  (BSG)

COVID-19 Statements (EAES)

ECCO Information on COVID-19 (ECCO-IBD)

Protección en Unidades de Endoscopia frente al COVID-19 (SEED) 

Clinical management of severe acute respiratory infection (SARI) when COVID-19 disease is suspected (WHO)

Joint GI society message: COVID-19 clinical insights for our community of gastroenterologists and gastroenterology care providers (AGA)

 

Registries

Coronavirus and IBD Reporting Registry (SECURE-IBD)

European Coronavirus (COVID-19) in liver disease reporting registry (University of Oxford)

 

Scientific articles

Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) (UpToDate)

Evidence Summary Clinical Management of COVID-19 (King’s Critical Care)

Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak: what the department of endoscopy should know (GIE Journal)

Screening of faecal microbiota transplant donors during the COVID-19 outbreak: suggestions for urgent updates from an international expert panel (The Lancet)

How will country-based mitigation measures influence the course of the COVID-19 epidemic? (The Lancet)

Liver injury in COVID-19: management and challenges (The Lancet)

At the Epicenter of the Covid-19 Pandemic and Humanitarian Crises in Italy: Changing Perspectives on Preparation and Mitigation (NEJM)

Evidence for gastrointestinal infection of SARS-CoV-2 (Gastroenterology)

COVID-19: Gastrointestinal manifestations and potential fecal-oral transmission (Gastroenterology)

Steckbrief COVID-19 – Clinical characteristics in children and adolescents (Inselspital)

Sondernewsletter März 2020 - Auch in Coronazeiten: Babys weiter stillen! (Child Health Foundation Kindergesundheit)

 

Ressource centres

Coronavirus related research (SAGE Journals)

COVID-19 Resource Centre (The Lancet)

Coronavirus (Covid-19) collection (NEJM)

 

 

We invite abstract authors to submit their research on COVID-19 and GI for UEG Week 2020

The EU has launched several research initiatives related to COVID19 in Horizon 2020 Programme

Our social media ambassadors regularly share up-to-date, approved and relevant information for our digestive health community via Twitter. 

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