Care for Immunocompromised Patients
Immunosuppressed patients are to be treated with care and some steps about the same has been highlighted in the blog below
In today’s most susceptible environment, all of us are prone to varied infections especially the older and the younger generation. Most of the infections are caused by microscopic organisms called pathogens namely virus, bacteria, parasites or fungi which enters our bodies, thereby multiply and disrupt the functions of our internal systems. These disruptions often lead to infectious diseases and leading to low immune system. These infections can enter our system through our hands, legs, nose, ear, mouth, anus, genital passage etc. In such a case we need to adopt certain measures to avoid such infections from entering our system and weaken it. These precautions or measures are discussed in detail below:
9 The house and the surroundings should be kept clean by draining the stagnant water to avoid mosquito and other virus breeding.
10 Any wounds needs to be given time to heal without being picked up and should be tended well with mediation as prescribed.
If the above measures are taken up with due diligence one can avoid infections at any point in life especially in case of elders and children.