International Neuromodulation Society (INS) COVID-19 Resource Page

INS and Regional Chapter Guidance and Resources  

Neuromodulation Society of the United Kingdom and Ireland (NSUKI) Recommendations for the Management of Implanted Neurostimulation & Intrathecal Drug Delivery Devices During the COVID-19 Pandemic https://nsuki.memberclicks.net/assets/docs/NSUKI%20COVID-19%20recommendation.pdf (accessed April 9, 2020)

Guidance on Resumption of Neuromodulation during the COVID-19 Recovery Phase https://nsuki.memberclicks.net/assets/documents/NSUKI%20COVID%20Recovery%20Guidance.pdf PDF (accessed July 29, 2020)

North American Neuromodulation Society (NANS)
NANS Covid-19 Resource Guide for Practitioners https://neuromodulation.org/NANSWorkingforYou/Newsroom/COVID-19Resources.aspx (accessed April 9, 2020)

Specialty Society Guidance and Resources  

Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine and Physiatry

American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (AAPM&R)
Physiatrist Member Support and Resource Center: COVID-19 https://www.aapmr.org/news-publications/covid-19 (updated March 20 & 30, 2020)

American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (ASIPP)
Is Hydroxychloroquine Safe? With Dr. Laxmaiah Manchikanti, MD https://youtu.be/Pu_FXXbJEHs (April 7, 2020)

American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (ASIPP)
Update on Covid-19 Pandemic
https://asipp.worldsecuresystems.com/COVID-19/ASIPP-Update-on-COVID-19-March-23.pdf (updated March 23, 2020)

American Society of Pain & Neurosciences (ASPN)
COVID-19 Taskforce Newsletter Issues #1 & #2
https://aspnpain.com/covid-19-taskforce-newsletters/ (accessed April 9, 2020)

American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine (ASRA) Recommendations on Chronic Pain Practice during the COVID-19 Pandemic. A Joint Statement by American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine (ASRA) and European Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Therapy (ESRA) (March 27, 2020) https://www.asra.com/page/2903/recommendations-on-chronic-pain-practice-during-the-covid-19-pandemic & https://www.asra.com/content/documents/asra_esra_covid-19_and_chronic_pain.pdf

American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine (ASRA)
COVID Chronic Pain Best Practice Guidelines https://www.asra.com/content/documents/paingdlnsinfograph04070444p.pdf (accessed April 9, 2020)

American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine (ASRA) & European Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Therapy (ESRA)
Joint statement: Practice Recommendations on Neuraxial Anesthesia and Peripheral Nerve Blocks during the COVID-19 Pandemic https://www.asra.com/content/documents/covid_guidance_ra_r5_final.pdf (March 31, 2020)

American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine (ASRA) & European Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Therapy (ESRA)
Joint statement: Recommendations on Chronic Pain Practice during the COVID-19 Pandemic
https://www.asra.com/content/documents/covid_guidance_cpv1.pdf (March 27, 2020)

Faculty of Pain Medicine of the Royal College of Anaesthetists (UK)
COVID-19: FPM response to concerns over safety of injected steroids for pain procedures
https://fpm.ac.uk/sites/fpm/files/documents/2020-03/FPM-COVID-19-Steroid-Statement-2020-v2.pdf (updated March 17, 2020)

Pacific Spine Pain Society (PSPS)
Covid-19 Updates
https://www.pacificspineandpainsociety.com/ (accessed April 9, 2020)

Painweek
Opioid Use Disorder During the Coronavirus https://www.painweek.org/media/news/opioid-use-disorder-during-coronavirus (March 30, 2020)

Spine Intervention Society (SIS)
COVID-19 Resources
https://www.spineintervention.org/page/COVID-19 (updated April 8, 2020)

Altiparmak et al. Regional anesthesia in patients with suspected COVID-19 infection. Reg Anesth Pain Med 2020 DOI: 10.1136/rapm-2020-101477 https://rapm.bmj.com/content/early/2020/04/03/rapm-2020-101477.long (First published: April 3, 2020)

Calton et al. Telemedicine in the Time of Coronavirus. J Pain Symptom Manage 2020 DOI: 10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2020.03.019 https://www.jpsmjournal.com/article/S0885-3924(20)30170-6/pdf (accepted: March 23, 2020)

Cohen et al. Pain Management Best Practices from Multispecialty Organizations during the COVID-19 Pandemic and Public Health Crises. Pain Med 2020 DOI: 10.1093/pm/pnaa127 https://academic.oup.com/painmedicine/advance-article/doi/10.1093/pm/pnaa127/5817092?searchresult=1 (First published: April 7, 2020)

Eccleston et al. Managing patients with chronic pain during the Covid-19 outbreak: considerations for the rapid introduction of remotely supported (e-health) pain management services. Pain 2020 DOI: 10.1097/j.pain.0000000000001885 https://journals.lww.com/pain/Citation/publishahead/Managing_patients_with_chronic_pain_during_the.98431.pdf (First published April 2, 2020)

Shanthanna et al. Caring for patients with pain during the COVID-19 pandemic: Consensus recommendations from an international expert panel. Anaesthesia 2020 DOI: 10.1111/anae.15076 https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/epdf/10.1111/anae.15076 (First published: April 7, 2020)

Cardiology

American Heart Association (AHA)
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources
https://www.heart.org/en/coronavirus/coronavirus-covid-19-resources (updated April 7, 2020)

Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand
COVID-19 Resources
https://www.csanz.edu.au/covid-19/

European Society of Cardiology
COVID-19 and Cardiology
https://www.escardio.org/Education/COVID-19-and-Cardiology

Gastroenterology

American College of Gastroenterology
COVID-19 Resources
https://gi.org/media/covid-19-and-gi/ (accessed April 14, 2020)

American Gastroenterological Association
COVID-19 Practice Guidance
https://www.gastro.org/practice-guidance/practice-updates/covid-19 (accessed April 14, 2020)

World Gastroenterology Organisation
Key COVID-19 Resources
https://www.worldgastroenterology.org/about-wgo/covid-19/key-covid-19-resources (accessed April 21, 2020)

Neurology

American Academy of Neurology
Latest COVID-19 Articles, Publications and Videos
https://www.aan.com/tools-and-resources/covid-19-neurology-resource-center/ (accessed April 14, 2020)

European Academy of Neurology
COVID-19 Literature Resources
https://www.ean.org/ean/eancore-covid-19/literature-sources (accessed April 21, 2020)

Neurosurgery

British Society for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery (BSSFN)
COVID-19
https://www.bssfn.org/covid-19 (accessed April 9, 2020)

Congress of Neurological Surgeons
COVID-19 Neurosurgical Information Hub
https://www.cns.org/covid-19 (accessed April 14, 2020)

European Association of Neurological Surgeons
COVID-19 in Neurosurgery: News, Guidelines and Discussion Forum
https://www.eans.org/page/covid-19 (accessed April 14, 2020)

The Society of British Neurological Surgeons
Covid-19 Bulletins / Guidance Documents
https://www.sbns.org.uk/index.php/policies-and-publications/covid/ (accessed April 14, 2020)

Physicians and Surgeons

American College of Surgeons (ACS)
COVID-19 and Surgery
https://www.facs.org/covid-19 (accessed April 9, 2020)

General Surgeons Australia Guidelines
https://www.generalsurgeons.com.au/covid-19 (accessed April 14, 2020)

Royal Australian College of Surgeons COVID-19 Update
https://www.surgeons.org/news/news/covid-19-update-9-april (accessed April 14, 2020)

Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada Resources
http://www.royalcollege.ca/rcsite/documents/about/covid-19-resources-health-professionals-e (accessed April 14, 2020)

Urogynecology

American Urogynecologic Society Resources
https://www.augs.org/covid-19/ (accessed April 14, 2020)

International Urogynecological Society
Guidance for the management of urogynecological conditions during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic
https://www.iuga.org/publications/covid-19-guidance-for-urogynecological-conditions accessed April 14, 2020)

General Guidance and Resources  

Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
Coronavirus Clinician Resources
https://www.accme.org/coronavirus-resources (accessed April 14, 2020)

Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
Coronavirus Educator Resources
https://www.accme.org/covid-19-educator-resources (accessed April 14, 2020)

American Medical Association (AMA)
A Physician's Guide to COVID-19
https://www.ama-assn.org/delivering-care/public-health/physicians-guide-covid-19 (accessed April 14, 2020)

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Interim Additional Guidance for Outpatient and Ambulatory Care Settings: Responding to Community Transmission of COVID-19 in the United States https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/hcp/ambulatory-care-settings.html (updated April 7, 2020)

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Interim Clinical Guidance for Management of Patients with Confirmed Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/hcp/clinical-guidance-management-patients.html (updated April 6, 2020)

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Get Your Clinic Ready for  Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/downloads/Clinic.pdf (accessed April 9, 2020)

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)
Non-Emergent, Elective Medical Services, and Treatment Recommendations
https://www.cms.gov/files/document/cms-non-emergent-elective-medical-recommendations.pdf (updated April 7, 2020)

Elsevier
COVID-19 Healthcare Hub
https://covid-19.elsevier.health (accessed April 15, 2020)

European Medicines Agency (EMA)
Guidance to sponsors on how to manage clinical trials during the COVID-19 pandemic
https://ec.europa.eu/health/sites/health/files/files/eudralex/vol-10/guidanceclinicaltrials_covid19_en.pdf (Version 2, March 27, 2020)

Wiley
COVID-19: Novel Coronavirus Content Free to Access
https://novel-coronavirus.onlinelibrary.wiley.com (accessed April 15, 2020)

COVID-19 Resources
https://www.wiley.com/network/covid-19-resources (accessed April 15, 2020)

Staats, P., Giannakopoulos, G., Blake, J., Liebler, E. and Levy, R.M. (2020), The Use of Non‐invasive Vagus Nerve Stimulation to Treat Respiratory Symptoms Associated With COVID ‐19: A Theoretical Hypothesis and Early Clinical Experience. Neuromodulation: Technology at the Neural Interface. doi:10.1111/ner.13172 (accessed July 29, 2020)

Liang T (ed.). Handbook of COVID-19 Prevention and Treatment. The First Affiliated Hospital, Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China (2020): https://video-intl.alicdn.com/Handbook%20of%20COVID-19%20Prevention%20and%20Treatment%20%28Standard%29.pdf?spm=a3c0i.14138300.8102420620.download.6df3647frylZUY&file=Handbook%20of%20COVID-19%20Prevention%20and%20Treatment%20%28Standard%29.pdf (accessed April 9, 2020)

Webinars  

Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine and Physiatry

American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (AAPM&R)
Lessons Learned: How to Navigate the COVID-19 Crisis in an In-Patient Setting
http://me.aapmr.org/diweb/catalog/item/id/5072352/q/t=50377&c=141  (accessed April 9, 2020 – requires login)

American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (AAPM&R)
Critical Conversations: Private Practice Experiences during the COVID-19 Pandemic
http://me.aapmr.org/diweb/catalog/item/id/5078632/q/t=50377&c=141  (accessed April 9, 2020 – requires login)

American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (AAPM&R)
Telehealth/Telemedicine Live Q&A: Get Your Telehealth Questions Answered by Our Regulatory & Physiatry Experts https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/8509713530237789195 (April 16, 2020 – requires registration)

American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (AAPM&R) Critical Conversations: How to Manage Chronic Pain and Opioids in an Outpatient Setting During the COVID-19 Pandemic https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/7139661568889329931 (April 15, 2020 – requires registration)

American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (ASIPP)
Surviving the Coronavirus Pandemic: Protecting Family and Employees and Managing Financial Issues and Burnout https://asipp.freestonelms.com/viewer/daZTRe44gTJnF47tWHrhJqi5PRXv3kvZRrRfbJUc5ifFr (April 3, 2020)

American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (ASIPP)
Surviving the Coronavirus Pandemic: Practical Advice Every Pain Physician Needs to Know
https://paincast.com/video/surviving-the-coronavirus-pandemic/ (requires login) (March 27, 2020)

American Society of Pain & Neuroscience (ASPN) & Pacific Spine and Pain Society (PSPS)
COVID-19 and its impact on fellowship training https://youtu.be/wd7OeF18Tks (April 2, 2020)

American Society of Pain & Neuroscience (ASPN) & Pacific Spine and Pain Society (PSPS)
Focusing on COVID-19 and its impact on Pain Medicine
https://youtu.be/zdmlbmUewS4 (March 25, 2020)

Faculty of Intensive Care Medicine, Intensive Care Society, Association of Anaesthetists and Royal College of Anaesthetists (UK)
Association of Anaesthetists webinar “Surviving COVID-19: keeping the carers caring”
https://icmanaesthesiacovid-19.org/webinar/surviving-covid19-keeping-the-carers-caring (March 30, 2020)

Faculty of Intensive Care Medicine, Intensive Care Society, Association of Anaesthetists and Royal College of Anaesthetists (UK)
Association of Anaesthetists webinar “COVID-19 update: what you need to know on the frontline”
https://icmanaesthesiacovid-19.org/webinar/what-you-need-to-know-on-the-frontline (March 17, 2020)

Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
COVID-19 Best Practices Pain Management
https://youtu.be/m_P17TvZQNA (April 5, 2020)

New York Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (NYSIPP)
Business Essentials during the COVID-19 Pandemic
https://www.nysipp.org/ (requires registration) (April 11, 2020)

Neurology

American Academy of Neurology (ANN)
Telemedicine and COVID-19 https://youtu.be/Pw-Jdy3-T9g (March 27, 2020)

General

National Consortium of Telehealth Resource Centers (NCTRC) (USA) Telehealth and COVID 19
https://youtu.be/HtMYM9zdqM0 (March 19, 2020)