Covid-19 Evidence Update 29/07/20 https://mailchi.mp/a911c82df3ac/covid-19-knowledge-and-library-services-evidence-update-10087654 (29/07/20)
Covid-19 Evidence Update 14/07/20 https://mailchi.mp/fe2108ebe008/covid-19-knowledge-and-library-services-evidence-update-10084018 (14/07/20)
New resource links on our COVID-19 Ethics page (10/07/2020)
WHO Scientific Brief update to the 29 March brief, includes new scientific evidence on transmission of SARS-CoV-2: Transmission of SARS-CoV-2: implications for infection prevention precautions https://www.who.int/publications/i/item/modes-of-transmission-of-virus-causing-covid-19-implications-for-ipc-precaution-recommendations (10/07/2020)
Coronavirus (COVID-19): Cochrane Reviews and related content from the Cochrane Library relating to the COVID-19 pandemic.https://www.cochranelibrary.com/covid-19 (10/07/2020)
The RECOVERY trial issued a statement concerning the results of the dexamethasone arm of the trial. The trial is an ongoing randomised clinical trial testing a range of potential treatments for COVID-19. Read the full statement here https://www.recoverytrial.net/files/recovery_dexamethasone_statement_160620_v2final.pdf (17/06/20)
The latest edition of the Barts Health Knowledge and Library Services' COVID-19 Evidence Update
14/07/20 is now available: https://mailchi.mp/fe2108ebe008/covid-19-knowledge-and-library-services-evidence-update-10084018
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During this difficult time the Education Academy and Library services are providing you with a space to get away from the stress of the clinical area at each of our site. Here you will find resources on wellbeing and mindfulness as well as information to help you develop and maintain your clinical skills.
At Whipps Cross and Newham Hospitals we offer comfortable seats and computer access, with tea and coffee, from 10.00 to 16.00. Please check local notices for details. Staff can continue to access our 24/7 knowledge hubs (computer rooms) on each site.
Our Library Hubs at the Royal London and St Bartholomew’s will also continue to be available to staff 24/7. In addition the Medical and Dental Education Team are facilitating drop in sessions at our Royal London Library and will be staffing the library 10.00-16.00 every week day. Tea, coffee and snacks will be provided.
We are also publishing regular updates on our Wellbeing pages about wellbeing and mindfulness resources, as well as information on freebies, discounts and benefits available to Barts Health staff.