Category “INGID news”

INGID News August 2020

Monday, 17 August, 2020

  INGID has had a busy time and recently we have been working hard to plan and prepare our first ever virtual conference. With the valuable help and support we have received from ESID, a virtual program has been created which we believe will be engaging, interactive and a high…

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Changes ahead

Tuesday, 16 June, 2020

  Dear INGID members For the past three years or so I have had the pleasure and privilege of communicating with you via the  INGID web site and the INGID newsletter, hopefully keeping you up to date with events, offering a forum for Immunodeficiency nurses to drop in, sharing papers…

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INGID and ESID meeting 2020 going ahead; on line !

Friday, 29 May, 2020

We are excited to say that we warmly welcome you to attend your our first ever virtual meeting. We have worked hard at creating a program we believe and hope you will appreciate and are very pleased to announce that the meeting will be going ahead. Further details will be…

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SARS-CoV-2 and Inflammatory Syndromes in Children

Friday, 29 May, 2020

Paper of interest  Author ; Dr Phoebe Williams Publication date 27/5/2020 Department of Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Sydney Children’s Hospital, Randwick Australia Discussion Kawasaki disease (KD) is a rare paediatric vasculitis most commonly affecting children under the age of 5 years, with coronary artery aneurysms the most concerning complication arising…

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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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