UNC: Vaccination in Adult Autoimmune & Immunodeficiency Conditions
Vaccination in Adult Autoimmune and Immunodeficiency Conditions is a monograph published by the Thurston Arthiritis Research Center at the University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill. The booklet higlights guidelines regarding the efficacy and safety of vaccinations in patients with autoimmune diseases or immunosuppressed conditions. You may access the content of the monograph either in hard copy obtained through the University of North Carolina, or by opening the PDF version attached to this website.
- Allied Health providers
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- understand the importance of vaccinations in patients with autoimmune disease, with autoimmune disease on immunosuppressive therapy, and with chronic inflammatory conditions
- apply the current guidelines for pneumococcal and influenza vacctionations and to recognize the clinical settings in which these vaccines are indicated or contraindicated
- 1.00 CMECME credit.
- 1.00 AttendanceAttendance credit.