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

Therapeutics Handbook Update Nov 2018

The Adult Therapeutics Handbook content has now been updated and includes the following main changes:

Respiratory System

Electrolyte Disturbances

  • The Management of Hypomagnesaemia guideline has been updated and includes changes to the information relating to administration of intravenous magnesium (length of initial course and duration of infusion) and monitoring of serum magnesium levels.

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Published 06/11/18