WDO webinar 6: Duchenne and Vaccines

2021-03-16

During the WDO Member Meeting on February 28, the World Duchenne Organization invited Dr. Erik Niks to present a webinar about Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy in relation to the COVID-19 vaccines. Dr. Niks is a pediatric and adult neurologist in Leiden University medical Center (NL). He discusses questions often received from both families and clinicians, and proposes guidance on getting your vaccination when you?re on medications and steroids.

Important notice: Changes in your steroid regimen should always be discussed with the one prescribing it, which is often a clinician