NHS Tayside Diabetes Managed Clinical Network Handbook

Covid-19 and Diabetes Information

Diagnosis and Advice
Screening Diagnosis
Classification Pre-diabetes and Previous GDM   Oviva
Management of New Type 2 Diabetes   Oviva Management of Newly Diagnosed Patients with Osmotic Symptoms
Type 2 Education and Remission Overview  
Management of Type 1 Diabetes C-Peptide Blood Test
Dietary Advice  Dietetic Resoures Patient Education and Advice
Lifestyle Advice Follow-up of Patients with Established Diabetes

Pharmacological Management of Type 2 Diabetes

Treatment with Insulin
Adjustment of Insulin Humulin R U500 Insulin
Insulin Pump (CSII) Therapy (being updated) Hypoglycaemia
Severe, Recurrent Hypoglycaemia or Impaired Awareness (Hypoglycaemia Assessment Form) Scottish Ambulance Service (SAS) Hypoglycaemia Pathway
Management of Intercurrent Illness Ketone Testing
Self Monitoring of Blood or Urine Glucose

Diabetes Consumables - Prescribing of Non Medicines

Flash Glucose Monitoring (Freestyle Libre)

Blood Glucose Meters for NHS Staff

Disposal of Sharps  
Screening and Management of Complications


Kidney Complications

Cardiovascular Risk

Foot Complications


Steroid Information

Community Emergency Care of Diabetes

Hypoglycaemia in the Community - Assessment and Management Hyperglycaemia in the Community
Out of Hours Insulin/Consumables Request Insulin Adjustment in the Community

Specific Groups

Women and Pregnancy

Men and Erectile Dysfunction

Adolescence and Transition  Digibete


Housebound, Long Term Care, Care Home

End Stages of Life

Learning Disability and Type 1 Diabetes

Learning Disability and Diabetes Resources

Adult Support and Protection


Translation Services

British Sign Language

Living with Diabetes



Silvercloud computerised CBT



Diabetes Out There


In-Patient Diabetes Guidelines 

DKA Integrated Care Pathway


Insulin Prescription in AMU

Insulin Prescription and Administration Record (IPAR)

Insulin Preparations and Alternatives

IV Insulin Management and Peri-operative Guidelines

Insulin Administration

Insulin Adjustment Guidelines

Insulin Pump Therapy in Acure Care Setting

Ketone Testing

Hyperosmolar Hyperglycaemia State (HHS)

Hypoglycaemia in Hospital

CPR for Feet: Poster

CPR for Feet: Training Manual

CPR for Feet: Ward Document

CPR for Feet: Patient Leaflet

Podiatry Referral Forms

Antibiotic for infection of the Diabetic Foot

Pathway for Acute Diabetes Foot Disease

Preparations Prior to Procedures

Assisted Conception Clinic

Management of Pregnancy Women

Managing Hyperglycaemia During Pregnancy, Labour and Birth

Glycaemic Control During Enteral Feeding
Acute Coronary Syndrome Your safe discharge from hospital