Guideline - pathology specific

Cellulitis

 

Cellulitis, NICE CKS

Practice Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Management of Skin and Soft Tissue Infections: 2014 Update by the Infectious Diseases Society of America

Guidelines on the management of cellulitis in adults, CREST 2005

 

Endocarditis

Guidelines for the diagnosis and antibiotic treatment of endocarditis in adults: a report of the Working Party of the British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy, BSAC 2012

Guidelines for the management of infective endocarditis: The Task Force for the Management of Infective Endocarditis of the European Society of Cardiology, ESC 2015

Prophylaxis against infective endocarditis: antimicrobial prophylaxis against infective endocarditis in adults and children undergoing interventional procedures, NICE 2016

 

Endophthalmitis

ESCRS Guidelines for Prevention and Treatment of Endophthalmitis Following Cataract Surgery, 2013

Royal College of Ophthalmologists Guidelines (Focus): Management of endophthalmitis

Focus recent advances in Endophthalmitis Management (2014)

Sadiq et al, Endogenous endophthalmitis: diagnosis, management, and prognosis, J Ophthalmic Inflamm Infect. 2015; 5: 32.

Ophthalmic Services Guidance Managing an outbreak of postoperative endophthalmitis, 2016

 

Meningitis

The UK joint specialist societies guideline on the diagnosis and management of acute meningitis and meningococcal sepsis in immunocompetent adults, BIA, ABN, PHE..2016

(algorithm)

Meningitis (bacterial) and meningococcal septicaemia in under 16s: recognition, diagnosis and management, NICE, updated 2015

Management of Adults With Hospital-acquired and Ventilator-associated Pneumonia: 2016 Clinical Practice Guidelines by the Infectious Diseases Society of America and the American Thoracic Society, IDSA 2016

 

Pneumonia

Annotated BTS guideline for Community acquired pneumonia, BTS 2015

Pneumonia in adults: diagnosis and management, NICE 2014

British Thoracic Society community acquired pneumonia guideline and the NICE pneumonia guideline: how they fit together, Thorax

Management of Adults With Hospital-acquired and Ventilator-associated Pneumonia: 2016 Clinical Practice Guidelines by the Infectious Diseases Society of America and the American Thoracic Society IDSA 2016

 

Rash and rash contact in Pregnancy

Guidance on Viral Rash in Pregnancy, PHE

 

Rhinosinusitis

IDSA Clinical Practice Guideline for Acute Bacterial Rhinosinusitis in Children and Adults, IDSA 2012

 

UTI

Urinary tract infection (lower) - women, NICE CKS

Urinary tract infection in under 16s: diagnosis and management, NICE updated 2017

Diagnosis of urinary tract infections (UTIs) Quick reference guide for primary care: For consultation and local adaptation, PHE 2017

Management of suspected bacterial urinary tract infection in adults, SIGN 2012

Guidelines on Urological Infections, EAU 2015

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