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

Guideline News Jan 2019

Updated Adult NHSGGC Guidelines now available on StaffNet

Diabetic ketoacidosis (management in Acute)

Vitamin B12 - treatment of deficiency

Smoking cessation guidelines for community pharmacy

Immunotherapy: Management of immune-related adverse events

Teicoplanin inpatient guidelines

Management of peritoneal dialysis related peritonitis

Antibiotic policy for obstetric patients

Medical termination of pregnancy

Wound dressing guideline for caesarean section


SIGN guidelines

No relevant updates


NICE clinical guidelines*

Cerebral palsy in adults NG119

*NICE Guidelines are developed for prescribers in NHS England and Wales and as such may not always follow NHS Scotland prescribing policy e.g. SMC advice.  They should always be used in conjunction with relevant NHSGGC Formulary and Clinical Guidelines.


Published 19/02/19. Medicines Update blogs are correct at the time of publication.

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