Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR)
V. Ramalingaswami Bhawan, P.O. Box No. 4911 Ansari Nagar, New Delhi - 110029, India
WHO declared an outbreak of febrile respiratory illness of unknown etiology in December 2019 from Wuhan, Hubei province of China. Since its emergence, the disease rapidly spread to neighboring provinces of China as well as to 182 other countries. Infection is spread through droplets of an infected patient generated by coughing and sneezing or through prolonged contact with infected patients.
Chapter 1: Guidelines on COVID-19 testing
Unit 1: Revised Strategy of COVID19 testing in India: This document contains provides reliable diagnosis to all individuals meeting the inclusion criteria of COVID19 testing.
Unit 2: ICMR Specimen Referral Form for COVID-19
Unit 3: Guidelines for use of commercial kits for nasal/throat swab based diagnosis of COVID-19
Unit 4: Advisory to start rapid antibody based blood test for COVID-19
Chapter 2: Guidelines for Liver Transplantation and COVID-19 infection
Chapter 3: Preliminary Stakeholder Engagement Plan (SEP)
Chapter 4: Environmental and social commitment plan (ESCP)