Wessex Interstitial Lung Disease Support Group
All patients with any form of pulmonary fibrosis and all people taking immunosuppressant medications for chronic lung disease have been classified as being at greater risk from Covid-19 and asked by the government to adopt shielding at home. For more information please follow the advice on:
You should receive a letter from the specialist centre looking after you with more details in the coming days. If you are under the care of the team at Southampton please contact via ILDClinical@uhs.nhs.uk rather than by telephone if possible. We will be monitoring phone messages but it may take longer than usual to get back to you.
Stay safe indoors!