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Prognostic accuracy of emergency department triage tools for children with suspected COVID-19: The PRIEST observational cohort study.
Objectives: Emergency department clinicians can use triage tools to predict adverse outcome and support management decisions for children presenting with suspected COVID-19. We aimed to estimate the accuracy of triage tools ...
Prognostic accuracy of emergency department triage tools for adults with suspected COVID-19: The PRIEST observational cohort study.
Objectives: The World Health Organisation (WHO) and National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) recommend various triage tools to assist decision-making for patients with suspected COVID-19. We aimed to estimate ...
A safe method to evacuate pneumoperitoneum during laparoscopic surgery in suspected COVID-19 patients.
The COVID-19 pandemic has introduced new challenges to surgery and protection of staff in the operating theatre. Aerosol and surface viability of the virus has been shown to last at least hours, with viability lasting days ...
They don’t teach you how to cope with wearing your PPE when you burst into tears on the COVID-19 ICU
(The Pharmaceutical Journal Blog, 2020-06-10)
We were warned that we faced a difficult environment. We were taught how to safely don and doff our personal protective equipment (PPE). But in the middle of a COVID-19-positive intensive care unit (ICU), I found myself ...