The ANZSVS is working closely with peak medical bodies across Australia, New Zealand, and the United States to monitor the implications of COVID-19, make appropriate recommendations, and provide support for Members.


ANZSVS Guidance for the re-introduction of elective surgery, 27 April 2020.

A message from the President 1 April 2020 regarding COVID-19.

A message from the President 24 March 2020 regarding COVID-19.

New data and the COVID-19 Pandemic mandate a rethink of  antiplatelet strategies in patients with TIA or minor stroke associated with atherosclerotic carotid stenosis. 

Please refer to the RACS Coronavirus Information Hub for daily updates and the RACS Guidelines for the management of surgical patients during the COVID-19 pandemic.