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

Guideline News July 2018

New Adult NHSGGC Guidelines now available on StaffNet

Vulvo-vaginal atrophy after breast cancer

Updated Adult NHSGGC Guidelines now available on StaffNet

Antibiotic prophylaxis in neurosurgery

Menstrual disorders including heavy menstrual bleeding (HMB)


SIGN guidelines

No relevant updates


NICE clinical guidelines*

Dementia: assessment, management and support for people living with dementia and their carers NG97

Brain tumours (primary) and brain metastases in adults NG99

Early and locally advanced breast cancer: diagnosis and management NG101

Rheumatoid arthritis in adults: management NG100


*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 20/08/18