|Glasgow Modified Alcohol Withdrawal Scale 2nd Edition|
|Where can it be found?||NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde, NHSGGC staff click here, all others contact firstname.lastname@example.org|
|What permission is there||
Level 2 Limited Permission Available
Permission is granted for use within NHS Scotland, limited as per below. For use outside the scope provided in the 'further notes' section below, an application should be made using the attached form.
Outwith NHS Scotland permission will only be granted on completion of the attached permission form.
No amendments should be made, and attribution made as follows:
Alcohol Withdrawal Working Group, Glasgow Modified Alchohol Withdrawal Scale (GMAWS), NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde, 2017.
All users should also be aware that this scale has been updated, with the most recent version dated 31/08/2017.
|Where is the evidence of this permission kept?||See Enquiry Ref #4763|
|Date last checked||27/03/2018|
|Date next checked||27/03/2021|
|Before use read:||About Tools and Measures|
Benson, G., McPherson, A., Reid, S. (2012) An alcohol withdrawal tool for use in hospitals. Nursing Times 108(26): 15-7.
McPherson, A., Benson, G., Forrest, EH. (2012) Appraisal of the Glasgow assessment and management of alcohol guideline: a comprehensive alcohol management protocol for use in general hospitals. QJM 105(7):649-56