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Covid-19 vaccine vials

Booster (4th dose) Covid 19 Vaccine for those who are immunosuppressed.

January 6, 2022

All patients who are currently under my care who are on medical treatment (or who have medical illnesses) which would make them have a weaker immune system will have already have offered the extended course of Covid 19 vaccination (a 3rd dose of vaccine). This was recommended because of concerns that immunosuppression might reduce the…

Covid-19 vaccine vials

Extended Covid 19 – Vaccination Course for Immunocompromised

October 2, 2021

Further guidance has been made available from the National Immunisation Office in relation to additional vaccinations being made available for those patients who are immunocompromised…

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Covid Vaccination update March 10th 2021

March 10, 2021

Here are some more videos that I have prepared for patients currently attending me – about Covid 19 vaccinations, who is included (and who is…

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Covid 19 Vaccinations for rheumatology patients

January 3, 2021

Here’s a series of videos which address questions I have had over the last couple of months from patients regarding the Covid-19 vaccine. It is…

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New Guidelines for rheumatology patients on immunosuppression published

April 4, 2020

In the last 24 hours some guidelines have been published by the Irish Society for Rheumatology  (ISR) which offer advice additional advice (to the Stay…

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