COVID-19 Information

COVID-19 Information for Transplant Professionals. This is a dedicated area for all documents holding key information regarding the Coronavirus and professional practice.

These documents provide information about COVID-19 for transplant professionals. The current advice is changing daily and professionals are advised to refer to NHS and government resources for the most up to date advice.

Emerging evidence on COVID-19 for solid organ donation and transplantation.

BTS and the Centre of Evidence in Transplantation have collaborated to provide an open access repository of current and emerging evidence for solid organ donors, recipients and potential recipients in the context of COVID-19.

This is held within the Transplant Library linked below.

Guidance Documents

BTS advice on COVID-19 vaccination in transplant recipients and patients waiting for a transplant

Vaccination against COVID-19: FAQs for clinicians and patients

Pan-London Ethics Group Kidney transplantation and patients who decline SARS-CoV-2 vaccination

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

OTDT / BTS guidance for clinicians on consent for solid organ and islet transplantation in adults, children and young people and living organ donation in the context of COVID-19

OTDT-BTS Guidance to support prioritisation of adult and paediatric transplant recipients in the context of FSSA recommendations

Resources for transplant trainees during COVID-19