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SBNS Covid-19 Bulletins / Guidance Documents 

National Guidelines on Covid-19 vaccination and blood clotting, 17 April 2021


SBNS Guidance, 19 April 2021
Management of cerebral venous sinus thrombosis following Covid-19 vaccination A neurosurgical guide pdf_icon.gif

The above document has been  prepared by a number of contributors, but notably Alexis Joannides, Mathew Guilfoyle, Richard Mannion and Peter Hutchinson and represents the current state of knowledge about this condition and its treatment.

Fortunately it remains rare, and has to date only been reported after the first dose of either the Oxford/AstraZeneca or the Johnson and Johnson vaccines. Thus the current incidence is likely not to increase unless vaccination rates rise substantially, which is unlikely.


SARS-CoV-2 infection, COVID-19 and timing of elective surgery - 19.3.2021Anaesthesia_logo.jpg


 General Neurosurgery 
 Guidance on Neurosurgical Procedures and COVID-19 pdf_icon.gif
 This document was updated 25 June 2020

 Clinical guide for the management of Paediatric Neurosurgery patients during the coronavirus pandemic pdf_icon.gif
 This document was updated on 24.4.2020 

 BNVG/SBNS neurovascular guidance during COVID-19 pdf_icon.gif 
 This doc was updated on 31 March 2020 

 Cancer Guidance NHS pdf_icon.gif

 Adult Neuro-Oncology Service Provision during COVID-19 outbreak:UPDATED JAN 2021pdf_icon.gif 

Neuro Trauma Guidance  pdf_icon.gif
18 March 2020

COVID-19 and Trainee Progression in 2020  pdf_icon.gif

19 March 2020


 1st Bulletin 18 March 2020  pdf_icon.gif


Last Updated: 1 December 2023