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Highland Health Sciences Library

Description of Library and services


Librarians worldwide are at the forefront of support in the fight against Coronavirus.  This page is a collaboration between the Library at Swansea Bay University Health Board, the Highland Health Sciences Library and the general health library community.


Advice on pregnancy from the Royal College of Obstetrics and Gynaecology -

Mental Health

From NES - Psychosocial support and wellbeing - a suite of resources to help you and your patients with the mental health effects of the situation -




From the Centre for Evidence based Dermatology and the University of Nottingham -

Social Care/Elderly

Department of Health and Social Care - Responding to COVID-19: the ethical framework for adult social care -

Advice on Social Care from the Social Care Institute for Excellence -

Welsh Government - COVID-19 Guidance for social or community care settings -

CEBM COVID-19 Evidence Service - Rapid diagnosis of community-acquired pneumonia for clinicians -

British Association of Dieticians- advice for general public contains section on malnutrition and how this can increase frailty

British Geriatrics Association resources

Statement from BGS -

Coronavirus and older people -

Coronavirus - managing delirium in suspected cases - http://

Coronavirus- medicines advice for older people -

Advice on social distancing and elderly and vulnerable adults

Welsh Government -

Public Health England -





General groups

NICE - Coronavirus management for various specialties -

Pallaitive and end of life care

From NES - Palliative and end of life care - a suite of resources to help you and your patients with the terminal effects of the situation -


NES have developed a suite of educational resources for staff on all aspects of the current situation -