- Prescribing Advice for GPs - https://www.prescriber.org.uk -

CKS Updates - April 2019

During April 2019 Clinical Knowledge Summaries were published or updated in the following areas.

The majority of topics have undergone reviews and minor restructures. The CVD risk assessment and management topic now recommends using the QRISK3 risk prediction tool. The Chronic kidney disease topic has had an Assessment section added, more information on the management of people with diabetes mellitus and chronic kidney disease is provided and the prescribing information section has been updated.

Action: Clinicians who see patients with any of these conditions may find the new and updated information useful when reviewing current clinical practice.