To enhance the knowledge of the nurse clinican by providing an update on primary immunodeficiency disease and immunoglobulin therapy by defining the differences between intravenous immunoglobulin therapy (IVIG) and subcutaneous immunoglobulin therapy (SCIG) and the nurse's role with these therapies.
Overview of Ig Therapy and Disease States in which it is Utilized
Jordan Orange, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Division of Allergy and Immunology
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Primary Immunodeficiencies Combined T-cell and/or B-cell Immune Defects
Mark Ballow, MD
Division of Allergy, Immunology and Pediatric Rheumatology
Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo
School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
Intravenous Immunoglobulin Therapy (IVIG)
Kristin Epland, MSN, FNP-C
Midwest Immunology Clinic
Subcutaneous Immunoglobulin Therapy (SCIG)
M. Elizabeth Younger, CRNP, PhD
Johns Hopkins University
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