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WGO Scientific Articles

A collection of COVID-19 scientific point of view articles from WGO Experts! Check back often for newly published articles as this situation evolves.

Personal Protection Equipment for Endoscopy in Low Resource Settings during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Dr. Desmond Leddin, MB, MSc, FRCPC, FRCPI, Chair, WGO Clinical Research Committee, in collaboration with members of the WGO Clinical Research Committee, wishes to provide guidance with regard to the utilization of Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) for the prevention of infection from COVID-19 in health care workers performing gastrointestinal endoscopy, with special reference to low resource situations. Download and read it here!

 

 

 

 

 


Antibody Testing for SARS-CoV-2: Role in Management of the Disease

Drs. Kaichun Wu, MD, WGO Councilor At Large, Promotion of Education in Asia-Pacific Region and Desmond Leddin, MB, MSc, FRCPC, FRCPI, Chair, WGO Clinical Research Committee, take a closer look at the role of testing for antibodies against SARS-CoV-2 in the management of COVID-19. Download and read it here!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Gastroenterology Practice in COVID-19

Drs. Lu Xia, MD, PHD, member of WGO e-WGN Editorial Board and Kaichun Wu, MD, WGO Councilor At Large, Promotion of Education in Asia-Pacific Region, have prepared an exclusive global report on, "Gastroenterology Practice in COVID-19 Epidemic". Download and read it here!