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

Guideline News May 2018

New Adult NHSGGC Guidelines now available on StaffNet

Management of acute and chronic gout


Updated Adult NHSGGC Guidelines now available on StaffNet

Antibiotic prophylaxis in ortho surgery


SIGN guidelines

Management of stable angina No 151


NICE clinical guidelines*

Diagnosis and management of epilepsy CG137

Neuropathic pain in adults: pharmacological management in non-specialist settings CG173

Assessment and management of bipolar disorder CG185

Recognition and management of depression in adults CG90


 *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 06/06/18