NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde Area Drug and Therapeutics Committee
Greater Glasgow and Clyde Medicines
Medicines Update Acute

Adult Therapeutics Handbook: Content Update Sept 2017

The Therapeutics Handbook content has now been updated and includes the following main change:

Central Nervous System  - changes to management of alcohol withdrawal syndrome and vitamin prophylaxis and treatment of Wernicke-Korsakoff encephalopathy guidelines to reflect changes in assessment and treatment. For more detailed information on this update please click here.

Other minor updates have also been made to the Gastrointestinal System, Cardiovascular System and Endocrine Systems sections and users are encouraged to familiarise themselves with the sections and guidelines relevant to their area of practice.

If you have not already done so please update your App on receipt of the notification. If you are not able to update your app then please refer to the GGC Medicines desktop site here as the website content is always live with the most up to date information. For more information or assistance with any aspect of the GGC Medicines app or Therapeutics handbook please contact therapeutics.handbook@ggc.scot.nhs.uk.

 

Published 07/09/2017