NICE guidelines on identifying and treating Lyme disease
Erin Dean Freelance health journalist
Lyme disease, or Lyme borreliosis, is an infectious disease transmitted to humans through bites from infected ticks. Transmission becomes more likely the longer a tick is attached to the skin. Ticks live in grassy and wooded areas in rural and urban locations.
Nursing Standard. 33, 3,11-11. doi: 10.7748/ns.33.3.11.s6