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.

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

Categorisation of inhaled corticosteroid doses in asthma.

Excerpt of the MIMS summary flowchart of NICE diabetes guidance, taken from the print edition of MIMS

Management of Type 2 Diabetes (NICE Guideline)

Summary of NICE guidance on treatment of type 2 diabetes.


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