Video: Sick-day rules & emergency hydrocortisone injections

Dec 18, 2021

The endocrine team at Liverpool University Hospital have released a short video to educate patients with adrenal insufficiency about management of their steroid replacement therapy. It includes a section about sick-day rules, as well as sections about how to administer different types of emergency hydrocortisone injections. 

Watch the video on YouTube here:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NXXB3w1ADcI 

We’ve also added this to our our Links page where you can find a number of other useful resources. 

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