Table 9

Possible alternatives to World Health Organization interim guidelines for pandemic acute respiratory infections

GTEI guidelines on the treatment and management of influenza A/H1N137High quality and very extensive guidelines on ITU management of patients with influenza
BTS guidelines on the management of pandemic influenza38Extensive and potentially applicable to covid-19
ERS guidelines on the management of adult lower respiratory tract infections39

BTS=British Thoracic Society; ERS=European Respiratory Society; GTEI=infectious diseases working group; ITU=intensive care unit.