Guidance for public health management of meningococcal disease in the UK: Updated August 2019 – Public Health England

Advice for health protection professionals on the management of meningococcal disease in the UK.  This guidance on the public health management of individual cases and clusters of invasive meningococcal disease is an amalgamation of the 2014 guidance on preventing secondary

Summary of responses to the recommendations of the Meningococcal Working Group – Department of Health and Social Care

This report provides a summary of responses from organisations to the recommendations of the Meningococcal Working Group report published in July 2018. The group made recommendations on raising awareness of the signs and symptoms of sepsis and meningococcal disease, and

Spotting a seriously ill child: The need for safety netting advice for parents when a sick child is sent home by a health professional – Meningitis Research Foundation

A major difficulty in recognising the early signs of meningitis and sepsis is that they are often very similar to other common, less serious childhood illnesses, such as flu or mild viral illness. One study found that around half of

Meningococcal Working Group: Raising awareness of the signs and symptoms, and ensuring early diagnosis and treatment of meningococcal disease – Meningococcal Working Group

This report sets out 12 recommendations aimed at organisations and bodies that have a role to play in improving awareness and early diagnosis of sepsis and meningococcal disease.   It focus’ on raising awareness of the signs and symptoms, and ensuring early