Guidance on shielding and protecting people defined on medical grounds as extremely vulnerable from COVID-19
Title: Covid-19: risk factors for severe disease and death Link: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.m1198 Intro text:...
Letter from Chief Executive 26th March 2020 Dear Colleagues I am conscious that the rapidly developing situation in respect of Coronavirus (Covid-19) requires the full focus of all Family Practitioners and their staff. As such, I am writing to you to provide some immediate direction and clarity on what should happen in this period regarding the handling and management of complaints. Guidance in Relation to Health and Social Care Complaints Procedure (April 2019) remains the extant guidance...
Clinical guide for the management of patients with musculoskeletal and rheumatic conditions on corticosteroids during the coronavirus pandemic
FPM – safety of steroids injected as part of pain procedures during the current COVID-19 virus pandemic
Faculty of Pain Medicine or the Royal College of Anaesthetists - 17/3/20 RE: the safety of use of injected steroids for pain procedures during the current COVID-19 virus pandemic.
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