Coronavirus 2019 Information

Coronavirus 2019

Examples of operational documents from Local Health Authorities in COVID19 Impacted Countries

Please note that these documents are provided for the interest of IFEM Members and stakeholders, and content has not been verified by IFEM. Please contact the authoring organisation directly for further information. IFEM recommends reference to the World Health Organisation and National Health Authorities for authoritative information for management of COVID19.

Hong Kong Hospital Authority Communication Kit – COVID-19 27 February 2020

Handbook of COVID-19 Prevention and Treatment. The First Affiliated Hospital, Zhejiang University School of Medicine March 2020 

Recomendaciones de actuacion frente a casos de infeccion por el nuevo coronavirus March 2020

African Federation for Emergency Medicine Emergency Care of COVID-19 in Adults in Low Resource Settings

Clinical Management of Patients with suspected COVID 25 March

Managing COVID-19 across the Indo-Pacific: A guide for emergency departments with limited resources
Australasian College for Emergency Medicine, March 2020

Other information and resources

Asian Society for Emergency Medicine Position Statement on Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Australasian College for Emergency Medicine COVID-19 Resources

American College of Emergency Physicians COVID-19 Resources

American College of Emergency Physicians Free COVID-19 Continuous Medical Education

American College of Emergency Physicians Free International Trial Membership

COVID-19 training videos developed by Dr Adrian Boyle, Cambridge UK
These are local videos from a single society and do not represent any IFEM or national emergency medicine body’s policy.

Severity Scoring Tool, instructions and training video
The African Federation for Emergency Medicine has partnered with U.S. based Surgisphere to develop a COVID-19 Severity Scoring Tool. Using advanced machine learning on real data from 13,500 COVID-19 patients, the tool aims to aid frontline clinicians in rapidly determining which patients require respiratory interventions. It is available as both a paper form and web-based application.

Canadian Association of Emergency Physicians COVID-19 and Persons Experiencing Homelessness or Vulnerable Housing

Covid-19: Malaysian 3D printing enthusiasts produce face shields to aid frontliners in fight against pandemic

Epidemiological Characteristics of 2143 Pediatric Patients With 2019 Coronavirus Disease in China

Stanford Medicine COVID-19 Evidence Service | Addressing COVID-19 Face Mask Shortages

University of Calgary medical students quadruple province’s COVID-19 contact-tracing capacity

Coronavirus Real Time World Map