Wrong advice to some GPs about flu vaccine

Computer systems used by some GPs are giving an incorrect alert on flu vaccines. People living with HIV are being urged to carry on having flu vaccinations and keep taking their antiretrovirals as normal. Some patient management and prescribing systems used in Primary Care settings have been giving incorrect warnings when GPs prescribe this year’s […]

Flu vaccination recommended

The Chief Medical Officer in the UK, Professor Dame Sally C Davies, has written to the British HIV Association (BHIVA), recommending that all people living with HIV, regardless of their CD4 count, should be encouraged to go for a seasonal flu vaccination. She says: “As you know, people with immunosuppression are eligible to receive the seasonal flu […]