BJSM Editorial. Though more specific to professional sport you may find information that you can use in your sports situation
The COVID-19 pandemic has had, and will have, profound effects on every person on earth. Measures advocated by the WHO and put in place by national governments, businesses and individuals will save millions of lives, but current movement restrictions (ie, various degrees of lockdown) cannot continue indefinitely. The activity restrictions imposed by governments are designed to reduce human-to-human transmission; they buy time and allow international collaboration between governments and internally to build and allocate the resources and systems to

  1. Test: every suspected case where testing is merited and available while having effective prevention strategies in place.
  2. Trace: follow up all confirmed cases of COVID-19 and contact trace every relevant contact to identify and cut off transmission.
  3. Treat: manage all cases effectively, with adequate intensive care unit capacity, ventilators and staff.

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Pitch Side Care and PPE

COVID-19 is the infection caused by the Novel Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, first identified in humans in December 2019 and declared a global pandemic by the World Health Organisation in March 2020. Here we guide pitch side emergency care during the current time of...