COVID-19 Knowledge reference model demonstrator

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Description: A knowledge reference model to address COVID-19 assessment triage and treatment based on the BMJ Best Practice paper

Publet Introduction:

The World Health Organization declared the COVID-19 outbreak a pandemic on 11 March 2020. The situation is evolving rapidly with global case counts and deaths increasing each day. Clinical trials and investigations to learn more about the virus, its origin, and how it affects humans are ongoing. 

Definition

Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a potentially severe acute respiratory infection caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2).[1] The virus was identified as the cause of an outbreak of pneumonia of unknown cause in Wuhan City, Hubei Province, China, in December 2019.[2] The clinical presentation is that of a respiratory infection with a symptom severity ranging from a mild common cold-like illness, to a severe viral pneumonia leading to acute respiratory distress syndrome that is potentially fatal.

 

Thanks to BMJ Best practice for permission to use their article on COVID-19 for this project

https://bestpractice.bmj.com/topics/en-gb/3000168

 

Last reviewed: March 2020

Last updated: April  2020



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Guideline objectives
Target setting Demonstration only
Target users Guideline authors and distributors
Overview
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Management
  • Author: OpenClinical CIC with permission of BMJ Best Practice
  • Release date:
  • Status: Draft - Under Review
  • History: None
Safety case None
Sources

Thanks to BMJ Best practice for permission to use their article on COVID-19 for this project

https://bestpractice.bmj.com/topics/en-gb/3000168

 

Last reviewed: March 2020

Last updated: April  2020

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