The Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Corona Virus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) is new virus causing Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) and is rapidly spreading globally with many outbreak situations in different parts of the world. In the current pandemic, the clinical and especially renal manifestations of COVID-19 and the impact caused by SARS-CoV-2 infection in high-risk nephrology patients remain unknown. Therefore, within the platform, the novel working-group Kidney in COVID-2019 was installed to inform nephrologists thoughout Europe and locally in Cologne, Germany. Additionally the endorsed Kidney in COVID-19 Registry facilitates fast, but standardized documentation of high risk nephrology patients suffering from COVID-19.  Click here for further information

Click here for further information and recommendations, such as Standard Operating Procedures, intended for health care professionals in nephrology in Cologne, Germany.