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Guidelines

Coronavirus guidance

Guidance to support primary care prescribers and pharmacists is available from the MLCSU Coronavirus guidance resource page. Links are provided to national resources and regional documents produced by MLCSU, RDTC, and SPS for use by Pan Mersey APC, LSCMMG, and GMMMG.

The list of resources will be updated as new material becomes available so please check back regularly for updates.

The Pan Mersey APC supports the use of COVID-specific guidance issued by NICE, and NHS England and NHS Improvement. During the COVID pandemic this will supersede any APC advice. In the absence of any COVID-specific advice then the usual Pan Mersey guidance and RAG rating will still apply unless otherwise indicated.

Documents

Date Added: 30 - Nov - 2018

The Pan Mersey Area Prescribing Committee recommends that antipsychotics prescribed for BPSD should be initiated by a dementia specialist and reviewed in accordance with NICE/SCIE guidelines.

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Date Added: 18 - Sep - 2018

This Guidance does not include prescribing advice to primary care from secondary care specialists e.g. oral medicine, special care dentistry or oral and maxillofacial surgery, regarding the management of complex conditions and patients with multiple co-morbidities.

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No RAG
Date Added: 27 - Nov - 2009

 

NICE Bites – Depression
Published 27th November 2009, updated 23rd July 2017 · North West Medicines Information Centre

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No RAG
Date Added: 30 - Oct - 2015

 

NICE Bites – Type 1 diabetes
Published 30th October 2015, updated 23rd July 2017 · North West Medicines Information Centre

NICE Bites – Type 2 diabetes
Published 4th February 2016, updated 23rd July 2017 · North West Medicines Information Centre

NICE Bites – Diabetes (type 1 and 2) in children and young people
Published 26th November 2015, updated 23rd July 2017 · North West Medicines Information Centre

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Date Added: 27 - Jun - 2017
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