Malignant disease & immunosuppression

Western Devon Health Community Shared Care Guidelines - Malignant disease & immunosuppression

Click on the links below to access individual guidelines.  
Click on the following link to access the prescribing guideline on the use of Azathioprine and Mercaptopurine for gastroenterology, haematology, and renal patients
Cyclophosphamide - renal conditions

Click on the following links to access the prescribing guidelines on the use of Mycophenolate mofetil for autoimmune conditions and Mycophenolate mofetil for dermatology conditions.

Hydroxycarbamide for the management of myeloproliferative disorders is no longer covered by shared care arrangements in the Western Locality. This guideline has been removed. For further advice please refer to the South and West Devon Joint Formulary.

Archived guidelines

A number of shared care guidelines have been archived, and are available for reference only.

CCGs are not the responsible commissioners for these treatments; these services fall within the specialised services commissioned by NHS England.  Guidance should be provided to GPs by specialist services if requests are made to share care. 

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