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COVID-19 Resources

Living COVID related information & literature

COVID-NMA initiative
A living mapping and living systematic review of Covid-19 trials, visit



COVID-19: Living systematic map of the evidence: Website of the EPPI-Centre, Social Science Research Unit, UCL Institute of Education, University College London. This up-to-date map consists of studies on COVID-19, identified in MEDLINE and Embase, organized into broad domains for easy exploration.


WHO COVID-19 Research Database 

The global literature cited in the WHO COVID-19 database is updated daily from searches of bibliographic databases, hand searching, and the addition of other expert-referred scientific articles. This database represents a comprehensive multilingual source of current literature on the topic. 

Rapid Evidence

This page includes resources that publish (or provide access to) rapid guidelines and evidence summaries. It is highly recommended that you explore the available synthesized evidence prior to initiating a new review. 

Unity Health Toronto's Knowledge Translation Program

Rapid Reviews:

  • Effectiveness and safety of antiviral or antibody treatments for coronavirus: A rapid review Patricia Rios, Amruta Radhakrishnan, Jesmin Antony, Sonia M. Thomas, Mathew Muller, Sharon E. Straus, Andrea C. Tricco medRxiv 2020.03.19.20039008; doi:
  • Guidelines for preventing respiratory illness in older adults aged 60 years and above living in long-term care: A rapid review of clinical practice guidelines
    Patricia Rios, Amruta Radhakrishnan, Sonia M. Thomas, Nazia Darvesh, Sharon E. Straus, Andrea C. Tricco medRxiv 2020.03.19.20039180; doi:
  • Preventing respiratory illness in older adults aged 60 years and above living in long-term care: A rapid overview of reviews Patricia Rios, Amruta Radhakrishnan, Sonia M. Thomas, Nazia Darvesh, Sharon E. Straus, Andrea C. Tricco medRxiv 2020.03.19.20039081; doi:

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