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Update on vaccines from the UK Chemotherapy Board

As we recently covered in Breaking News the UK Chemotherapy Board has published guidance and Clinician Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on COVID-19 vaccines for patients receiving Systemic Anti-Cancer Therapy. This has now been updated to cover

  • Updated Allergy advice 
  • The Moderna Vaccine
  • Revised recommendations for CDK4/6 inhibitors · 
  • Information on bladder instillation
  • Suggestions for patients awaiting to start SACT
  • References to when blood counts have maximally recovered
  • Chemo-Radiotherapy ·
  • Immunomodulatory (iMiDs) – changes to suggested timings changed 

Updated to reflect option to give both dose of vaccine prior to starting SACT if timing allows.

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