There are two ways of downloading the QRH:

Sharing and adapting the QRH - licensing terms

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Keeping your QRH up to date
From time to time individual QRH guidelines will be updated. It's important you replace these in your copy to ensure your QRH is up to date. You can check which edition you have by looking at the Contents page.

If the Contents page says January 2019 this is the latest version. To update from the May 2018 to the January 2019 edition you'll need to replace the following pages:

  • 0-1 Cover page (updated logo)
  • 0-2 Contents (updated to January 2019 edition; contains updated guideline version numbers)
  • 3-1 Anaphylaxis v.3 (further important updates in the light of NAP6)
  • 3-4 Bronchospasm v.2 (critical correction to drug dose units)

If you are familiar with the QRH you can download the 'as is' PDF version, or, if you wish to modify the QRH you can download the editable Word version.

Previous version: May 2018 update

To update from the January 2018 to the May 2018 edition you'll need to replace the following pages:

  • 0-1 Cover page (contains new wording)
  • 0-2 Contents (updated to May 2018 edition; contains updated guideline version numbers)
  • 3-1 Anaphylaxis v.2 (updated to reflect conclusions of NAP6)
  • 3-2 Major blood loss v.2 (corrected re: tranexamic acid administration)

 Previous version: January 2018 launch

If the Content page says January 2018 this was the launch edition. All guidelines were 'v.1'.