Greater Glasgow and Clyde Medicines

Guideline News Mar 2019

New Adult NHSGGC Guidelines now available on StaffNet

Diabetes: Variable rate intravenous insulin infusion (VRIII)

Dupilumab in moderate to severe atopic dermatitis


Updated Adult NHSGGC Guidelines now available on StaffNet

Protected antimicrobial policy

Prevention and treatment of vitamin D deficiency

Management of superficial vein thrombophlebitis

Antibiotic prophylaxis guidelines in gynaecological procedures


SIGN guidelines

Risk reduction and management of delirium No157


NICE clinical guidelines*

Delirium: prevention, diagnosis and management CG103


*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 22/03/19. Medicines Update blogs are correct at the time of publication.

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