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Prescribing - Infections

Below you can find documents to support Clinical Prescribing for Infections.

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Management of Infections in Primary Care

Management of Infections in Primary Care is for use by prescribers

It was updated by Brighton and Hove Medicines Management Team in February 2019 and approved by the Area Prescribing Committee.

If you have any questions about this document, please contact the Medicines Management team

Management of Infections in Primary Care "Aide-Memoire"

The Management of Infections in Primary Care "Aide-Memoire" if for use by prescribers.

It was created by the Medicines Management Team in HWLH CCG and updated in February 2019.

If you have any questions about this document, please contact the Medicines Management team.

Management Of Hepatic Encephalopathy

Management Of Hepatic Encephalopathy is for use by prescribers.

It was authored by BSUH and approved by Brighton Area Prescribing Committee in March 2016.

If you have any questions about this document, please contact the Medicines Management team

Urinary tract infection: diagnostic tools for primary care

Urinary tract infection: diagnostic tools for primary care is available HERE.  It is for use by prescribers. 

If you have any questions about this document, please contact the Medicines Management team.

UTI assessment tool for the management of suspected UTIs in elderly patients residing in care homes

The UTI assessment tool for the management of suspected UTIs in elderly patients residing in care homes is for use by care home staff

The tool has been developed to support the assessment of elderly patients (>65 years) suspected to have a UTI without using a urine dipstick. 

If you have any questions about this document, please contact the Medicines Management team.