On this page you will find clinical guidance and treatment pathways that have been approved by GMMMG or its Subgroups.

The table headings below are active links; click a heading to sort in ascending or descending order.

Document Title Issue Date Review Date Status
Greater Manchester Antimicrobial Guidelines 20211008 Oct 2021 20220108 Jan 2022 This guideline is reviewed quarterly; comments will be accepted continuously
GMMMG Dental Antimicrobial Guidelines 20200208 Feb 2020 20230208 Feb 2023
Asthma Management Plan 20181208 Dec 2018 Under review
Asthma Management Plan - Inhaler Guide 20181208 Dec 2018 Under review
COPD Management Plan 20211108 Nov 2021 20230908 Sep 2023
COPD Management Plan - inhaler guide 20211208 Dec 2021 20230908 Sep 2023
Benzodiazepine and Z-drug prescribing: Resource Pack 20210508 May 2021 20240508 May 2024
Biologics Pathway for Ankylosing Spondylitis and Psoriatic Arthritis 20180108 Jan 2018 20180908 Sep 2018
Biologics Pathways for Inflammatory Bowel Disease in Adults 20190608 Jun 2019 20191208 Dec 2019
Chronic urticaria in primary care for adults and children 20170908 Sep 2017 20190908 Sep 2019
Cow's milk protein allergy: prescribing infant formula for in primary care 20200508 May 2020 20230508 May 2023
Dermatology pathways: Management of acne in primary care 20190408 Apr 2019 20220108 Jan 2022 Under review
Dermatology pathways: Management of actinic keratoses in primary care 20190408 Apr 2019 20220108 Jan 2022
Dermatology pathways: Management of eczema in primary care 20190408 Apr 2019 20220108 Jan 2022
Dermatology pathways: Emollient ladder 20190408 Apr 2019 20220108 Jan 2022
Dermatology pathways: Management of psoriasis in primary care 20190408 Apr 2019 20220108 Jan 2022
Dermatology pathways: Steroid ladder 20190408 Apr 2019 20220108 Jan 2022
Dermatology pathways: Management of warts in primary care 20190408 Apr 2019 20220108 Jan 2022
DOAC prescriber decision support 20200208 Feb 2020 20221108 Nov 2022
Gabapentinoids - Prescribing for pain resource pack 20210708 Jul 2021 20230708 Jul 2023
Gabapentinoids - Prescribing for pain resource pack - editable version 20210708 Jul 2021 20230708 Jul 2023
Gender Dysphoria - Supporting information for GPs 20170408 Apr 2017 20200408 Apr 2020
The Royal College of Psychiatrists' Oct 2013: Good Practice Guidelines for the Assessment and Treatment of Adults with Gender Dysphoria 20131008 Oct 2013 20181008 Oct 2018
GP guide - lnfluenza outbreak in an adult care home 20190108 Jan 2019 20220108 Jan 2022
High Cost Drugs Pathway for Psoriasis 20200108 Jan 2020 20221108 Nov 2022
High Cost Drugs Pathway for Psoriasis – outcomes & monitoring framework 20200108 Jan 2020 20210108 Jan 2021
High cost drugs pathway for Rheumatoid Arthritis 20171208 Dec 2017 20190708 Jul 2019
Inappropriate Polypharmacy Review and Treatment Optimisation: Resource Pack 20210908 Sep 2021 20220308 Mar 2022
Insulin Prescribing Aid for Adults with Type 2 Diabetes 20191108 Nov 2019 20221108 Nov 2022
Low strength antipsychotic prescribing in dementia: a resource for GPs 20151108 Nov 2015 20181108 Nov 2018
North West Headache Pathway 20150908 Sep 2015
Neuropathic Pain in Adults - Guideline for Primary Care 20191208 Dec 2019 20221208 Dec 2022
Management of overactive bladder in adults 20190808 Aug 2019 20220808 Aug 2022
Macular drugs pathways 20171108 Nov 2017 20191008 Oct 2019
North West Headache Pathway Guideline Notes 20150608 Jun 2015 20170608 Jun 2017
Opioid Prescribing for Chronic Pain: Resource Pack 20180808 Aug 2018 20210908 Sep 2021
Palliative Care Pain and Symptom Control Guidelines for Adults 20191108 Nov 2019 20221108 Nov 2022 Developed in line with GMMMG process by the Greater Manchester and Eastern Cheshire Strategic Clinical Networks. Adopted for use by GMMMG
PCSK9 inhibitors in the treatment of hypercholesterolaemia 20191108 Nov 2019 20211108 Nov 2021
Prescribing guidance in the self-monitoring of blood glucose (SMBG) 20151208 Dec 2015 20181208 Dec 2018
Trans-Anal Irrigation (TAI) Pathway 20171208 Dec 2017 20221208 Dec 2022