Archive for May, 2020

Healthy hands: tips to prevent skin damage

Friday, 22 May, 2020

  Skin damage tips   Content 1   Many nurses working in immunodeficiency, who already have excellent hand hygiene practices, will have had to undertake even more frequent and thorough hand hygiene during the COVID pandemic. Irritant contact dermatitis, is common among healthcare workers and is caused by the frequent…

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Scientific meetings and conferences in 2020; an update

Tuesday, 19 May, 2020

The INGID board have met this week (virtually of course!) and the topic of meetings and conferences was on the agenda. We expect to have a decision soon on details of ESID’s meeting in Birmingham, UK in October of this year as it is currently under discussion, and we will…

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Returning to school during COVID

Tuesday, 19 May, 2020

For INGID members who work in peadiatrics or who work with parents of school aged children, you may be experiencing an increase in anxiety in families whose children are returning to school. This can occur in children and families who have no previous challenges and experience of anxiety. While the…

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