Drug treatment guidelines

Quick-reference summaries of key clinical guidance from authoritative national bodies including NICE and SIGN. 

GPs can use MIMS guidelines summaries to earn CPD credits towards revalidation. The number of credits available is indicated on each summary.


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Hypertension in Adults (NICE Guideline)

Summary of NICE guidance on high blood pressure.

Topical steroids, comparison of potencies and formulations

Strengths and formulations of topical steroids.

Management of Asthma - Inhaled Corticosteroid Doses (BTS/SIGN Guideline)

Categorisation of inhaled corticosteroid doses in asthma.


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