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Covid-19 Primary Care Resources


Isolation and Social Distancing

Clinically extremely vulnerable groups

New PHE guidance for CEV patients offers no support when restrictions end

Categorising Risk Groups
COPD

Clinical criteria for severe COPD, medication reviews and rescue packs

Respiratory Conditions
Self-isolation for cases and contacts

A summary of guidance and updates from Public Health England

Chronic Kidney Disease

Maximising the safety of adults with chronic kidney disease during the pandemic

Categorising Risk Groups Other conditions Testing, Trials and Research Triage and Treatment Vaccinations
Advice in other languages

Patient leaflets on Isolation and Shielding

Categorising Risk Groups
Domestic Abuse

Household isolation instructions do not apply for patients escaping domestic abuse

Mental Health Socially Vulnerable Groups Women's Health
Neurological conditions

Guidance on Covid-19 risk to people with neurological conditions, and specific therapies in MS

Other conditions Prescribing
Isolation notes

Available online for cases and contacts

Splenectomy

Who should shield, and precautions for all patients with splenectomy during the pandemic

Categorising Risk Groups Other conditions
Heart Failure

British Society for HF advice on shielding, and who to prioritise for review

Other conditions
Severe asthma

Defining severe asthma and how to review treatment in the context of Covid-19

Respiratory Conditions
NHS Volunteer Responders

NHS Volunteer Responders have been mobilised to help support vulnerable individuals who are self-isolating

Socially Vulnerable Groups
Interstitial Lung Disease

Shielding, and specific issues if unwell with Covid 19

Respiratory Conditions Triage and Treatment