Society of Anaesthetists in Radiology

Working in IR during Covid-19 – suggested guideline from Guys and St Thomas’ NHS Hospital

Covid-19 is a novel disease that presents novel challenges to Healthcare delivery globally. The entire world is still battling with understanding the disease, testing and diagnosing the disease and its treatment. Corona virus is highly infectious and many healthcare workers have been infected while many have died from it. Special measures therefore have to be taken by the healthcare worker. These include proper use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). Healthcare workers should be trained on how to use PPE when attending to Covid-19 patient. Below is a suggested guideline from Guys and St Thomas’ NHS Hospital.  We are grateful to the authors  for  allowing  us  to  post  their  guideline on the SAR website. 

 

 

 

 

Covid 19 and IR

 

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