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

Guideline News July 2016

NHSGGC Guidelines now available on StaffNet

Synergistic gentamicin for endocarditis

Warfarin reversal in hip fracture


Updated guidelines - The following guidelines have been updated and reposted on StaffNet.  Some updates may involve significant clinical changes and others may only reflect an update to the review date.  It is advisable that you refamiliarise yourself with any guidelines relevant to your area of practice.

Adult protected antimicrobial policy

Management of post-operative endophthalmitis

Treatment of invasive candidiasis in non-haemato-oncology patients

Antibiotic prophylaxis in orthopaedics

Warfarin induction protocol for out-patients

Heparin dose adjustment in very high or low body weight

Proton Pump Inhibitor (PPI) prescribing on discharge from hospital


National Guidelines

SIGN Clinical Guidelines

Acute coronary syndrome No. 148