Infection Prevention when Immunosuppression Exists

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Lecture Overview

People with autoimmune diseases are more susceptible to infection due to loss of natural immunity - this is often associated with long-term use of medicines. In this lecture, associate professor Louis Roller looks at common causes of immunosuppression and discusses how infections can be minimised among these vulnerable populations.
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CPD47m of CPD
First Published27 November 2022
Updated27 November 2022
Expires
27 November 2024
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Topics
COVID-19 Coronavirus
Chronic Illness
Clinical Assessment
Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)
Immunisation