RA resources

COVID-19 risk stratification – resources for clinicians


Dialysis and renal services

Eating or drinking during hospital or satellite unit based haemodialysis and COVID-19 - 13 May 2020

COVID-19: Checklist and Guidance for management of Peritoneal Dialysis Programmes - Simon Davies, Mark Lambie and Martin Wilkie with input from a broad group of medical and MPT clinicians

Commentary on the NICE COVID-19 rapid guideline: dialysis service delivery

Recommendations to all renal clinical directors

Checklist for renal services in respect of the COVID-19 pandemic

COVID-19: challenges for renal services 

UPDATED Recommendations for minimising the risk of transmission of COVID-19 in UK adult haemodialysis units


Guidance on the management of transplant recipients diagnosed with or suspected of having COVID19



Recommendations for the use of enhanced PPE for staff caring for patients with suspected or proven COVID-19 infection in Renal units

Resuscitation in Haemodialysis Units use of Personal Protective Equipment

Other resources

Guidance for clinicians with patients receiving immunosuppression treatment for autoimmune conditions of their native kidneys during COVID-19

Advice to specialists caring for patients with Tuberous Sclerosis Complex (TSC) in the UK

Recommendations for women with kidney disease who are currently pregnant, or considering pregnancy, during the COVID-19 pandemic

Stratified risk for prolonged self isolation for adults and children who are receiving immunosuppression for disease of their native kidneys

RA UK position statement for patients: novel corona virus infection and the use of blood pressure medications

The Renal Association, UK position statement on COVID-19 and ACE Inhibitor/Angiotensin Receptor Blocker use

Data collections and information governance in the context of the COVID-19 outbreak

Analysis performed on combined data set of NHSBT and the UKRR


NICE accredited clinical practice guidelines 

Available here

22nd Annual Report

Analyses about care provided to patients at UK renal centres.

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A report on the nationwide collection of AKI warning test scores. 

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