3 General advice for managing COVID-19 symptoms

3 General advice for managing COVID-19 symptoms

We will review and update these recommendations on a regular basis.

3.1 When managing COVID‑19 symptoms, take into account:

3.2 When managing key symptoms of COVID‑19 in the last hours and days of life, follow the relevant parts of NICE guideline on care of dying adults in the last days of life. This includes pharmacological interventions and anticipatory prescribing. Note that symptoms can change, and patients can deteriorate rapidly in a few hours or less.