COVID-19 resource centre

European Academy of Paediatrics

WELCOME TO THE EAP RESOURCE CENTRE FOR COVID-19

The purpose of the resource is to enable paediatricians across Europe to have access to and to share information about the disease and its impact on children, fellow healthcare workers and national and international public health policies; and to share their experience of the disease and its impact on national and international public health policies.

 

COVID-19 Update | 11 June 2020

Over the past week, 2,947 new published papers and preprints were released mentioning "covid-19 OR sars-cov-2 OR 2019-nCoV". This represents 12% of the 25101 written since the outbreak began. A synopsis becomes difficult… COVID-19 diagnostics Asymptomatic SARS-CoV-2...

COVID-19 Update | 30 May 2020

IMMUNITY, PROPHYLAXIS AND VACCINES The starting line for COVID-19 vaccine. Minor forms develop neutralizing antibodies Hydroxychloroquine - time flies   Pros and cons to HCQ Thymosin alpha 1 (Tα1) reduces the mortality of severe COVID-19 by restoration of...

COVID-19 Update | 22 May 2020

EXITING THE LOCKDOWNSTATISTICS Statistics (FR) CLINICAL ISSUES A Review of Demographic, Clinical, Laboratory and Imaging Features in 2,597 Pediatric Patients Clinical Characteristics and Outcomes of Hospitalized and Critically Ill Children and Adolescents with...

COVID-19 Update | 19 May 2020

EXITING THE LOCKDOWN Covid-19 and children: what does the science tell us, and what does this mean as the lockdown is eased? Preparing for a responsible lockdown exit strategy.  Vaccination news – success in rhesus monkeys: ChAdOx1 nCoV-19 vaccination prevents...

COVID-19 Update | 15 May 2020

EXITING THE LOCKDOWN Covid-19 and children: what does the science tell us, and what does this mean as the lockdown is eased? Preparing for a responsible lockdown exit strategy.  Vaccination news – success in rhesus monkeys: ChAdOx1 nCoV-19 vaccination prevents...

COVID-19 Update | 14 May 2020

EXITING THE LOCKDOWN French paediatric society: Back to school and COVID-19: it is urgent to control our fears and move forward for the sake of children Schools reopen in Norway and no outbreak relapse Exit lockdown, second step in Belgium  Social distancing: lessons...

EAP INITIATIVE 

 On 16 July 2020, the European Academy of Paediatrics (EAP) asked European leaders and national governments to take urgent action to mitigate the impact that COVID is having on the health and well-being of our children, now and for many years to come.

NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL GUIDELINES

In this section you can find national and international guidelines gathered by our national delegates; links to particularly instructive websites (either in terms of accessing data about the spread of the disease, or where there is a particular (and scientific) focus on paediatric issues); and useful articles.

WEBINARS

You can watch our weekly webinars where guest speakers discuss the impact of the virus on a range of issues including ethics; mental health; future children centric health policies. Links to relevant webinars elsewhere can also be found here.

BLOGS

In this section, we will be sharing personal accounts from EAP members, young and old, of how the pandemic has affected them. Please feel free to send in your own contribution. You will also find the EAP Survey on COVID-19 conducted in March 2020 here.

# HEALTHY HAPPY HOME

EAP helps children and families cope with the #COVID19 isolation measures with our “Stay Healthy and Happy at Home” tips! See the brand new “kids corner”

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