BMJ Best Practice is committed to supporting healthcare professionals dealing with the global Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

We have made a selection of key topics and patient information freely available to support clinical decision making during this covid-19 crisis.

Our evidence-based topics provide step-by-step guidance on symptom evaluation, test ordering, treatment, follow-up and prevention.

The accompanying patient information provides concise, user-friendly summaries to reassure patients and carers and help them to make informed, shared decisions about their treatment and management.

Updated daily, you can be confident that BMJ Best Practice will provide you with the latest and most practical clinical information to support your decision making.

 

Free Comorbidities tool topics

The Comorbidities tool from BMJ Best Practice is the only point of care tool that supports the management of the whole patient by including guidance on the treatment of a patient’s acute condition alongside their pre-existing comorbidities. Click the topics below to add your patient’s existing conditions to the treatment algorithm.

COVID-19

Acute Exacerbation of COPD 

 

Free COVID-19 and related topics and patient information leaflets

BMJ Best Practice topic

Patient information

Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) 
Management of coexisting conditions in the context of COVID-19  
Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS) Patient discussion guide
Severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) Pneumonia
Community-acquired pneumonia

Pneumonia

Pneumonia: do I need a vaccine?

Pneumonia: questions to ask your doctor

Atypical pneumonia

Pneumonia

Pneumonia: do I need a vaccine?

Pneumonia: questions to ask your doctor

Influenza infection

Flu

Antibiotics: what you need to know

Common cold

Common cold

Treating coughs and colds in children

Avian influenza A (H7N9) virus infection Flu
Avian influenza A (H5N1) virus infection

Flu

Pneumonia

Acute bronchitis   
Acute respiratory distress syndrome

Acute respiratory distress syndrome

Pneumonia

Pneumonia: do I need a vaccine?

Chronic congestive heart failure   
Type 2 diabetes in adults   
Chronic kidney disease   
Essential hypertension   
Acute exacerbation of COPD  

 

Free podcast

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