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

Guideline News Jan 2018

New Adult NHSGGC Guidelines now available on StaffNet

Influenza in pregnancy


Updated Adult NHSGGC Guidelines now available on StaffNet

Thromboprophylaxis for orthopaedic patients admitted to hospital

Asthma and COPD preferred list inhaler device guide (primary and secondary care)

Treatment of UTI in secondary care with fosfomycin

Antibiotic prophylaxis for plastic surgery inpatients at Canniesburn


SIGN guidelines

No relevant updates


NICE clinical guidelines*

No relevant updates

*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 24/01/18