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Australia

The Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia (RCPA)
COVID-19 Useful Resources
Date: 18-May-2020
Audience: Pathologists
Purpose: Resources to assist pathologists including guidelines and statements.

The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists (RANZCR)
COVID-19: Position Statements and Guidance
Date: 18-May-2020
Audience: Radiologists
Purpose: Resources to assist radiology departments including advice regarding the role of imaging in COVID-19 disease.

Gastroenterological Society of Australia (GESA)
GESA Recommendations on Endoscopic Procedure Triage
Date: 24-Apr-2020
Audience: Health professionals including gastroenterologists
Purpose: Guide to support endoscopists and health systems in appropriately restricting endoscopic procedures.

Gastroenterological Society of Australia (GESA)
Considerations for Australian Endoscopy Units During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Date: 20-Mar-2020
Audience: Health professionals including gastroenterologists
Purpose: Recommendations for the safety and wellbeing of staff and patients involved in endoscopic procedures in Australian Endoscopy Units.

UK

Royal College of Radiologists (RCR)
Coronavirus (COVID-19) clinical radiology resources
Date: 07-May-2020
Audience: Radiologists
Purpose: Links to key publications about radiology in the COVID-19 pandemic, including the RCR position on the role of CT in patients suspected with COVID-19 infection.

National Health Service (NHS) England and NHS Improvement coronavirus
Clinical guide for the management of patients requiring endoscopy during the coronavirus pandemic
Date: 02-Apr-2020
Audience: Health professionals including gastroenterologists
Purpose: Guidance on endoscopy procedures during the COVID-19 pandemic.

USA

The American College of Radiology
Management of lung nodules and lung cancer screening during the COVID-19 pandemic: CHEST expert panel report
Date: 23-Apr-2020
Audience: Pulmonologists, thoracic radiologists, thoracic surgeons and clinicians
Purpose: Consensus statements to guide clinicians managing lung cancer screening programs and patients with lung nodules during the COVID-19 pandemic.

American Association of Ophthalmic Oncologists and Pathologists (AAOOP)
Ocular pathology recommendations during COVID-19 from the American Association of Ophthalmic Oncologists and Pathologists (AAOOP)
Date: 21-Apr-2020
Audience: Ocular pathologists
Purpose: Guidance for ocular pathologists during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Asia-Pacific

Asian Pacific Society for Digestive Endoscopy (APSDE)
Practice of endoscopy during COVID-19 pandemic: Position statements of the Asian Pacific Society for Digestive Endoscopy (APSDE-COVID statements)
Date: 02-Apr-2020
Audience: Health professionals including gastroenterologists
Purpose: Guidance for endoscopy centres on management and preventive measures during the COVID-19 pandemic.