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

Guideline News

Updated GGC Guidelines now available on Staffnet

Treatment of hypertension

Treatment of invasive candidiasis in non haemato-oncology patients

Fosfomycin for the treatment of urinary tract infections in primary care

Emergency department antibiotic wound management guidelines

Antibiotic prophylaxis in neurosurgery

Oral anticoagulants and dental treatment in primary care

 

SIGN Clinical Guidelines

Diagnosis and management of epilepsy in adults, No. 143, May 15

 

NICE Clinical Guidelines*

Anaemia management in chronic kidney disease NG8

Challenging behaviour and learning disabilities NG11

Suspected cancer: recognition and referral NG12

*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.