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Statements and resources on COVID-19 (Coronavirus), CPR and Resuscitation

In support of our healthcare community during the COVID-19 pandemic, we have produced a series of resources, including guidance, amended algorithms and statements.


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As part of our drive to build our knowledge of what best practice in resuscitation means, RCUK funds and supports resuscitation research projects across the UK.


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Tick_stroke RCUK welcomes CQC’s interim report of review into DNACPR use during the pandemic  

RCUK welcome the Care Quality Commission’s Interim Report of its Review of Do Not Attempt Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation decisions during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Statements 03 December 2020

Tick_stroke Funding call for COVID-19 related resuscitation research

RCUK has launched its COVID-19-related resuscitation research fund, open until 6 January.

News 01 December 2020

Tick_stroke Joint NHS London & Resuscitation Council UK statement on PPE requirements for chest compressions/ defibrillation

Resuscitation Council UK and NHS London have put together a joint statement that outlines their position on PPE requirements for chest compressions/defibrillation.

Statements 01 December 2020