The spread of novel coronavirus across the world is a dynamic situation. Here are some resources shared by the gastroenterology community that may be helpful to you:
- Discussions on the AGA Community regarding infection control in endoscopy centers and biologic treatment for IBD in the COVID-19 era. Please share steps your institution is taking in response to the virus.
- In two new papers published online in Gastroenterology, investigators from China describe the impact of coronavirus on the digestive tract.
- Gastroenterologists Michael D. Kappelman, MD, MPH, Erica Brenner, MD, and Ryan Ungaro, MD, have launched SECURE-IBD, a coronavirus and inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) registry.
- Update on COVID-19 for patients with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, from the International Organization for the Study of Inflammatory Bowel Disease.