The clinical team recommends...
The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre offers a set of guidelines to help staff manage immune-related adverse events. This initiative won the Cancer Nursing category in the 2017 Nursing Times Awards
Age brings about changes to the immune system that mean older people are less able to defend themselves against infection from foreign pathogens
Vaccines work by triggering an immune response that prevents infection from occurring. Nurses in all settings should promote their use as part of the strategy to reduce antimicrobial resistance
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Chronic respiratory conditions with antibody deficiency can be treated with replacement therapy at home rather than in hospital