The National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD) has issued a resource on Coronavirus (COVID-19) that can be viewed online.
Healthcare professionals with clinically related Coronavirus queries can contact the NICD Hotline at +27 82 883 9920 and for laboratory-related queries call 011 555 0315/7/8 or 011 555 0488.
The public can call 0800 029 999 during office hours (8h00 to 16h00), Monday to Friday, with questions regarding the Coronavirus.
Clinical findings and management
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- Interpreting Diagnostic Tests for SARS-CoV-2
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- Management of COVID-19 Respiratory Distress
- Radiological findings from 81 patients with COVID-19 pneumonie in Wuhan, China: a descriptive study
- Coronavirus Disease 2019: Role of Chest CT in Diagnosis and Management
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- The psychological impact of quarantine and how to reduce it: rapid review of the evidence