To inform national efforts in response to COVID-19, HIQA develops evidence summaries and syntheses to answer specific policy questions and topics posed by the National Public Health Emergency Team (NPHET).
Interventions in an ambulatory setting to prevent progression to severe disease in patients with COVID-19
Policy topic and advice provided to NPHET on 27 January 2021
This evidence synthesis was used to inform advice provided to NPHET to address the following policy question:
“What is the emerging evidence in relation to (i) pharmaceutical and (ii) lifestyle interventions post diagnosis of COVID-19 in the community aimed at minimising progression to severe disease?”