Recomendaciones sobre el manejo clínico de la infección por el «nuevo coronavirus» SARS-CoV2. Grupo de trabajo de la Asociación Española de Pediatría (AEP) : = Recommendations on the clinical management of the COVID-19 infection by the «new coronavirus» SARS-CoV2. Spanish Paediatric Association working group

Carlos Rodrigo Gonzalo de Líria, Cristina. Calvo, Milagros García López-Hortelano, Juan Carlos de Carlos Vicente, Jose Luis Vázquez Martínez, José-Tomás Ramos-Amador, Fernando Baquero-Artigao, Maria Luisa Navarro, Olaf Neth, Victoria Fumadó, Juan José Menendez Suso, Maria Slocker Barrio, Amaya Bustinza Arriortua, Iolanda Jordán García, Javier Pilar Orive

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Abstract

On 31 December 2019, the Wuhan Municipal Committee of Health and Healthcare (Hubei Province, China) reported that there were 27 cases of pneumonia of unknown origin with symptoms starting on the 8 December. There were 7 serious cases with common exposure in market with shellfish, fish, and live animals, in the city of Wuhan. On 7 January 2020, the Chinese authorities identified that the agent causing the outbreak was a new type of virus of the Coronaviridae family, temporarily called «new coronavirus», 2019-nCoV. On January 30th, 2020, the World Health Organisation (WHO) declared the outbreak an International Emergency. On 11 February 2020 the WHO assigned it the name of SARS-CoV2 and COVID-19 (SARS-CoV2 and COVID-19). The Ministry of Health summoned the Specialties Societies to prepare a clinical protocol for the management of COVID-19. The Spanish Paediatric Association appointed a Working Group of the Societies of Paediatric Infectious Diseases and Paediatric Intensive Care to prepare the present recommendations with the evidence available at the time of preparing them.
Original languageSpanish
Pages (from-to)#241.e1-241.e11
JournalAnales de pediatría
Volume92
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2020

Keywords

  • Coronavirus
  • Infección respiratoria
  • 2019-nCoV
  • COVID-19
  • SARS-CoV2
  • Niños
  • Respiratory infection
  • Children

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