About this resource
Evidence based clinical information
Antonio Guterras, Secretary General, United Nations has said of this crisis that ‘this is a time for prudence not panic, science not stigma, facts not fear’. With these sentiments in mind this section contains validated evidence based information for staff providing patient care.
Access The Lancet’s COVID 19 Resource Centre
This free to access repository was created to assist health workers and researchers working under challenging conditions to bring this outbreak to a close. The resource brings together new 2019 novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) content from across The Lancet journals as it is published.
Know the Facts
COVID-19 is a new illness that can affect your lungs and airways. It’s caused by a virus called coronavirus. The HSE website provides factual information about symptons, condition and treatment.