Schwere COVID-19-Erkrankungen

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Dieses Kapitel zu schweren Erkrankungen im Krankenhaus/ICU ist im Aufbau. Im Folgenden sind einige Empfehlungen aufgeführt.

Checkliste für Krankenhäuser

European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control. Checklist for hospitals preparing for the reception and care of coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) patients. ECDC: Stockholm; 2020.

Patientenaufnahme auf Intensivstationen

Swiss Society Of Intensive Care Medicine. Recommendations for the admission of patients with COVID-19 to intensive care and intermediate care units (ICUs and IMCUs). Swiss Med Wkly. 2020 Mar 24;150:w20227. Fulltext:

Management kritisch kranker Patienten

Thomas-Ruddel D, Winning J, Dickmann P, et al. Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19): update for anesthesiologists and intensivists March 2020. Anaesthesist. 2020 Mar 24. Fulltext:

Exzellenter Review für Anästhesisten und Intensivmediziner.


Sorbello M, El-Boghdadly K, Di Giacinto I, et al. The Italian COVID-19 outbreak: experiences and recommendations from clinical practice. Anaesthesia. 2020 Mar 27. PubMed: Fulltext:

Detaillierte praktische Empfehlungen, basierend auf italienischen Erfahrungen. Klinisches Management, Schutzausrüstung und nicht-technischer Aspekte.


Matthay MA, Aldrich JM, Gotts JE. Treatment for severe acute respiratory distress syndrome from COVID-19. Lancet Respir Med. 2020 Mar 20. pii: S2213-2600(20)30127-2. PubMed: Fulltext:

Kurzer Überblick über therapeutische Optionen für ARDS-Patienten.


Poston JT, Patel BK, Davis AM. Management of Critically Ill Adults With COVID-19. JAMA. 2020 Mar 26. Fulltext:

Kurze Empfehlungen von der Surviving Sepsis Campaign.


Stam HJ, Stucki G, Bickenbach J. Covid-19 and Post Intensive Care Syndrome: A Call for Action. J Rehabil Med. 2020 Apr 14. PubMed: Full-text:

Überblick über die Folgen der mechanischen Beatmung.


Lyons C, Callaghan M. The use of high-flow nasal oxygen in COVID-19. Anaesthesia. 2020 Apr 4. PubMed: Full-text:

Ausgewogener Review über pro und contra zu nasaler high-flow Therapie mit Sauerstoff.


Smereka J, Puslecki M, Ruetzler K, et al. Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation in COVID-19. Cardiol J. 2020 Apr 14. pii: VM/OJS/J/68313. PubMed: Full-text:

Kurzer Review zur ECMO.

Pragmatische Empfehlungen aus Italien zur mechanischen Beatmung und Sepsis-Management.


Endotracheale Intubation, Bronchoskopie, Sicherheit

Cook TM, El-Boghdadly K, McGuire B, McNarry AF, Patel A, Higgs A. Consensus guidelines for managing the airway in patients with COVID-19. Anaesthesia. 2020 Mar 27. PubMed: Fulltext:

Luo M, Cao S, Wei L, et al. Precautions for Intubating Patients with COVID-19. Anesthesiology. 2020 Mar 19. PubMed: Fulltext:

Lentz RJ, Colt H. Summarizing societal guidelines regarding bronchoscopy during the COVID-19 pandemic. Respirology. 2020 Apr 11. PubMed: Full-text:

Loftus RW, Dexter F, Parra MC, Brown JR. Importance of oral and nasal decontamination for patients undergoing anesthetics during the COVID-19 era. Anesth Analg. 2020 Apr 3. PubMed: Full-text:

Cheung JC, Ho LT, Cheng JV, Cham EYK, Lam KN. Staff safety during emergency airway management for COVID-19 in Hong Kong. Lancet Respir Med. 2020 Feb 24. pii: S2213-2600(20)30084-9.

Triage auf Intensivstationen

Swiss Academy Of Medical Sciences. COVID-19 pandemic: triage for intensive-care treatment under resource scarcity. Swiss Med Wkly. 2020 Mar 24;150:w20229. PubMed:


An P, Ye Y, Chen M, Chen Y, Fan W, Wang Y. Management strategy of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pneumonia in the radiology department: a Chinese experience. Diagn Interv Radiol. 2020 Mar 25. PubMed:

Empfehlungen für die Patientenversorgung in der Radiologie


Zhang Y, Zhang X, Liu L, Wang H, Zhao Q. Suggestions for infection prevention and control in digestive endoscopy during current 2019-nCoV pneumonia outbreak in Wuhan, Hubei province, China. Endoscopy. 2020 Apr;52(4):312-314. PubMed: Full-text:

Kurzer Arbeitsablauf zur Verhinderung der SARS-CoV-2-Übertragung im Endoskopiezentrum


Casini A, Alberio L, Angelillo-Scherrer A, et al. Thromboprophylaxis and laboratory monitoring for in-hospital patients with Covid-19 – a Swiss consensus statement by the Working Party Hemostasis. Swiss Med Wkly. 2020 Apr 11;150:w20247. PubMed: Full-text: Med Wkly. 2020;150:w20247

Thromboembolieprophylaxe und Monitoring


Tay JK, Koo ML, Loh WS. Surgical Considerations for Tracheostomy During the COVID-19 PandemicLessons Learned From the Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Outbreak. JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. Published online March 31, 2020. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2020.0764.

Durchführung der Tracheotomie


Hanley B, Lucas SB, Youd E, Swift B, Osborn M. Autopsy in suspected COVID-19 cases. J Clin Pathol. 2020 Mar 20. pii: jclinpath-2020-206522. PubMed:

European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control. Considerations related to the safe handling of bodies of deceased persons with suspected or confirmed COVID-19. Stockholm: ECDC; 2020.

Empfehlungen für Autopsien