Greater Glasgow and Clyde Medicines

Therapeutics Handbook Update January 2021

The Adult Therapeutics Handbook content has now been updated.

This update includes updates in the Infection section of the Handbook relating to Acute Infection Management Guidelines in Adults (available on StaffNet).

Indications covered by the Acute Infection Management Guidelines are now covered by linking to a PDF of the guideline. Standalone guidelines for these indications have been unpublished.

Further information on the Acute Infection Management Guidelines changes is available here.

Please familiarise yourself with the above guidelines as appropriate and if you have not already done so update your App on receipt of the notification. If you are not able to update your app then please refer to the GGC Medicines desktop site here as the website content is always live with the most up to date information. For more information or assistance with any aspect of the GGC Medicines app or Therapeutics handbook please contact


Published: 14/01/2021. Medicines Update blogs are correct at the time of publication.