April 2024

New Guidance

Updated Guidance (with changes)

Updated Guidance (no changes)

Removed Guidance 

  • COVID115 Management of surgical patients who decline a COVID19 test
  • AMT136 Prophylaxis following tick bite
  • AMT137 Erythema migrans (EM) and/or non-focal symptoms (eg 'flu-like' symptoms)
  • AMT138 Lyme disease affecting the cranial nerves or peripheral nervous system
  • AMT139 Lyme disease affecting the central nervous system
  • AMT140 Lyme disease arthritis, Acrodermatitis chronic atrophicans
  • AMT141 Lyme carditis: haemodynamically stable
  • AMT142 Lyme carditis: haemodynamically unstable

March 2024

New guidance

  • Haematology Full guideline suite reviewed with updates to guidelines and new guidelines added: 
    • Thrombocytopenia
    • Neutropenia
    • Neutrophilia
    • Lymphocytosis
    • Eosinophilia
    • Basophilia
    • Monocytosis
    • Splenomegaly
    • Lymphadenopathy
    • Elevated plasma viscosity
    • Iron deficiency
    • Hyperferritinaemia
    • Abnormal coagulation screen and bruising
    • VTE and travel
    • Blood parasite investigation
  • ADHD Guidelines

Updated guidance

Removed guidance

  • ADHD Pilot Pathway 
  • Post partum haemorrhage 
  • Physical monitoring with mental health

February 2024

Updated guidance

Removed guidance

  • Introduction to treatment of low electrolytes as the information is within the guidance

July 2024

Updated guidelines:

(For details of what has changed see the editorial section of the guideline)

2023

January 2023:

New guidance

Amended guidance 

Removed guidance 

  • COVID078 Emergency management of tracheostomy patient on LTV 
  • COVID019 Rheumatology COVID-19
  • COVID102 Anticoagulant COVID-19
  • COVID004 Cancer COVID-19
  • COVID052 End of life Acute COVID-19
  • COVID006 Diabetes COVID-19 
  • TAM302 Management following colposcopy 
  • TAM299 Cervical smear recall 
  • TAM387 Incontinence dermatitis
  • FCR110 Inner Moray Firth Investigation and Treatment Room Service 
  • COVID021 SKIN COVID-19
  • COVID020 Sexual Health
  • COVID013 Mental Health COVID-19

February 2023:

NB this section is being updated on a daily basis throughout the month.

New guidance

Amended guidance 


March 2023:

New guidance

Updated guidance

Removed guidance

  • Incontinence dermatitis
  • Skin COVID-19
  • Sexual Health COVID-19

April 2023:

New guidance

Updated guidance

Removed guidance

  • Long term ventilation: Primary Care: COVID-19

May 2023:

New guidance

Updated guidance


June 2023:

Updated guidance


July 2023:

Updated guidance


August 2023:

New Guidelines

Updated Guidelines 


September 2023:

New guidance:

Updated Guidance:


October 2023:

New guidance

Updated guidance


November2023: 

Updated Guidance


December 2023: 

Updated Guidance