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

Guideline News May 2017

New NHSGGC Guidelines now available on StaffNet

Guidance at end of life (GAEL) for healthcare professionals


Updated NHSGGC guidelines now available on StaffNet

Primary and secondary prevention of coronary heart disease and stroke (cholesterol guidelines)

AF management

Adult protected antimicrobial policy

Oral NSAID guideline

Management of injectional botulism in adults

Insulin initiation and adjustment in type 2 diabetes in primary care

Infection management in primary care

Contraceptive prescribing in primary care



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 30/05/17