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All Things Covid-19: General & News

COVID-19 Vaccine Tracker: constantly updating US & international vaccination administration stats. (Bloomberg News)

Arizona COVID Situation ( (Will not load in IE browsers)

COVID-19 Clinical Decision-Making


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Physician's Guide + Resources (American College of Physicians) Current education on all clinical aspects of COVID-19. Updates are clearly posted. CME credit available
COVID Ready Communication Playbook (VitalTalk) JUN 2020 Has practical advice on how to talk with patients/families about difficult COVID-related topics.  Continuum of care.  Multiple languages.
A Composite Reference Standard for COVID-19 Diagnostic Accuracy Studies: A roadmap (CEBM, University of Oxford) Diagnosis support.  The group is developing a reference standard for diagnosis and aims to decrease the number of false negative rRT-PCRs
Guidelines (Elsevier) Clinical guidelines for therapy, labs, testing, PPE, ventilators
Treatment algorithms (BMJ Best Practice) Clinical decision support for suspected and confirmed COVID-19
Oxford COVID-19 Evidence Service (Univ. of Oxford Centre for Evidence-Based Medicine) Rapid reviews of primary care questions; updates noted.
Clinical Care FAQs - Your Questions Answered ECRI answers to questions from health care workers

COVID-19 literature: drink from the firehose


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LitCOVID (National Library of Medicine) Updated every 24 hours as COVID-19-related articles are indexed in PubMed. Easily narrow focus to topics like transmission, case reports, diagnosis, forecasting, treatment.
Global literature on coronavirus disease (World Health Organization) Global perspective, easily narrow search by major subjects, type of study, language, and clinical focus.
PubMed COVID-19 Search (National Library of Medicine) Use this basic COVID-19 search strategy as a starting point for your own searches.

COVID-19 Summaries / Broad View


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Clinical Overview: Novel Coronavirus Information (COVID-19) Infection (Elsevier)  Start-to-finish overview; updated frequently, references provided.

National Institutes of Health, or UpToDate, or Dynamed, or British Medical Journal or Infectious Diseases Society of America

Clinical overviews; some identify evidence quality

Quickly find specific focus area (e.g., diagnosis)

Updates are noted/highlighted

Society guidelines (UpToDate) International coverage, listed by medical specialties & country.
CDC Situation Summary Information for Health Care Professionals
COVID-19 Information Portal (EBSCO) Global scope, leans toward government policy & news
Cochrane COVID Reviews Trusted source of systematic reviews