Shared Care Protocols/Policies


NOTE:
GP practices should be aware that they are only required to undertake blood monitoring for renal patients in exceptional circumstances. The renal physicians will contact the practice directly to arrange this.

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Excessive venopuncture may predispose patients to poor venous access later in treatment and should be avoided.

Renal Shared Care Protocols/Policies

Listed below are the locally agreed shared care protocols.  These documents should be completed by consultants before sending to the prescribing GP.

Not applicable to *renal patients, paediatrics and some ophthalmology patients - to be arranged on a case-by case basis by the ophthamology specialists


[0730] Amiodarone, Review Date April 2017 [Word 70KB]
[0417] Azathioprine August 2010 [Word 81KB]
[0418] Ciclosporin oral August 2010 [Word 103KB] 
[0869] Clozapine Aberdeen City, Review Date: May 2020 [PFD 72KB]
[0870] Clozapine Aberdeenshire, Review Date: May 2020 [PDF 70KB]
[0419] Cyclophosphamide oral August 2010 [Word 78KB]
[0765] Denosumab 120mg injection (XgevaŽ Black Triangle symbol indicating that the CHM and MHRA are intensively monitoring this product), Review Date: October 2017 [Word 100KB]
[0855] Leflunomide, Review Date: November 2018 [Word 82KB] 
[0349] Lithium - November 2011 [Word 83KB] 
[0813] Methotrexate Injection (Paediatric), Review Date: July 2018 [Word 85KB]
[0814] Methotrexate Injection, Review Date: July 2018 [Word  81KB]
[0420] Methotrexate oral September 2010 [Word 85KB] 
[0422] Mycophenolate mofetil August 2010 [Word 78KB]  
[0345] Penicillamine August 2010 [Word 77KB]
[0348] Sodium aurothiomalate August 2010 [Word 76KB]
[0347] Sulfasalazine August 2010 [Word 84KB]  
[0423] Tacrolimus oral August 2010 [Word 83KB] 
[0354] Tenofovir June 2010 [Word 88KB]
 
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