New conditions added to shielded patient list ahead of England-wide lockdown

Adults with Down's syndrome and those with stage 5 chronic kidney disease should be added to the shielded patient list, NHS England has told practices, ahead of the nationwide lockdown this week.

by Emma Bower
Updated guidance on shielding is imminent (Photo:Justin Paget/Getty Images)
Updated guidance on shielding is imminent (Photo:Justin Paget/Getty Images)

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