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Covid-19 Primary Care Resources


Testing, Trials and Research

Covid antibody and antiviral treatments

A summary of currently available treatments, eligibility criteria and how to refer

Prescribing Triage and Treatment
Acute Covid-19 Primary Care Reference Guide

An updated synthesis of all relevant guidance for primary care

Triage and Treatment
Symptoms and Signs

Emerging evidence on symptoms and signs of Covid-19, and formal case definition from PHE

Triage and Treatment
Management of long Covid in primary care

A summary of current guidelines on symptoms, criteria for diagnosis and an approach to management

Post-viral recovery
Conception, pregnancy, breastfeeding and vaccination

Updated guidance and safety data from the RCOG and PHE Greenbook

Vaccinations Women's Health
New onset diabetes

Covid-19 can trigger new-onset diabetes in previously healthy people

Children and Young People Diabetes Post-viral recovery
PRINCIPLE Trial

One of the largest Covid studies relevant to General Practice in the UK

Reinfection

When to suspect SARS-CoV-2 reinfection and how to investigate suspected cases

Triage and Treatment
Antigen testing

Lateral flow tests, PCR tests and when to test patients who don’t meet the case definition for Covid-19

Covid-19 vaccine research

NIHR is developing a consent for contact register

Clinical trial requires donated blood plasma

The NHS Blood and Transplant service request donations from people who have recovered from Covid-19

Covid Symptom Tracker

Healthcare workers are using this nationwide so that their increased risk can be recorded

When to take an antigen or antibody test for Covid-19

After a few days of illness the concentration of the virus falls