Check Newest ESPNIC COVID-19 Recommendations
ESPNIC realises that in the time of World Pandemic COVID-19 should be suspected in any child, particularly with fever and/or respiratory symptoms and appropriate measures instituted.
also translated in different European languages.
Check also previous recommendations that ESPNIC has publishes:
- Recommendations for the transport of paediatric and neonatal COVID19 patients prepared by ESPNIC Transport Section
- Nursing guidance for the care of the child with suspected or proven COVID-19 infection - prepared by the Nursing Science & Paediatric and Neonatal Care Nursing Section. Guidances include recommendations about General Measures, Airway and suctioning, Aerosol-Generating Events and how to maintain child and family-centred care. The document is available in 11 languages.
- Recommendations for mechanical ventilation of children with proven or suspected COVID-19 - this research made for Paediatric Mechanical Ventilation Consensus Conference (PEMVECC) can be easily applied for managing children with proven or suspected COVID-19
- COVID-19 Pandemic Ethics Statement - information and guidance on decision-making in the time of a pandemic
We urge you to ask for local advice and follow your Institutional and National guidelines.