Changes to DVLA’s At a Glance guide. 30 March DVLA_BLK_SML_AW. A guide that helps medical professionals such as GPs, consultants, nurses and. DVLA Guidelines. Chapters. DVLA At a Glance Guidelines · Chapter 1 Neurological Disorders · Chapter 2Cardiovascular Disorders · Chapter 3Diabetes Mellitus. Please find here a link taking you to the Driver & Vehicle Licensing Agency ( DVLA) Guide for Medical Practitioners regarding current medical.

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The table below summarises DVLA recommendations for conditions commonly encountered in primary care, as relevant to holders of a Group 1 licence i. Yes Psychotic disorders acute Cease driving during acute illness.

Assessing fitness to drive: a guide for medical professionals

Parkinson’s disease, MS Can be licensed if medical assessment confirms that driving performance is not impaired. Cease driving during acute illness. Epileptic attack whilst asleep: What were you doing? The advice given should be documented. This guidance is also available as HTML and is usually updated every 6 months. If you are not a medical professional, view health conditions and driving. Fill in a one question survey to help DVLA improve its communications with medical professionals.

Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency. It has replaced the medical at a glance. Home Transport Driving and road transport Road safety, driving rules and penalties Driving and medical conditions. Yes Epilepsy Epileptic attack whilst awake: Get the prescribing support you need. Register today for full access to the MIMS database, plus tables and guideline summaries, new and deleted products and consultation tools.


For more information about the amendments made, see page 2 of the PDF. These are medical standards of fitness to drive for medical professionals. Thank you for your feedback. Browse drugs by section Browse drugs by manufacturer. It will help us if you say what assistive technology you use.

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When treatment is being withdrawn, patient should generally cease driving until 6 months after treatment cessation. Guidance Assessing fitness to drive: Transient loss of consciousness with seizure markers has been updated. Skip to main content.

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Cease driving if the arrhythmia has caused or is likely to cause incapacity. Sign up for email alerts to be notified of changes to this guide. Search Help Search Headlines Only. At a glance guide to the current medical standards of fitness to drive. Driving must cease if glancw affected by any drug being taken. No Arrhythmia Cease driving if the arrhythmia has glanec or is likely to cause incapacity.


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If asked for an opinion about a patient’s fitness to drive, the doctor ddvla consult DVLA guidance to determine whether the patient should inform DVLA of their condition, what the DVLA’s decision is likely to be, and whether the patient should continue to drive in the meantime.

Yes Mania or hypomania Cease driving during acute illness. Click to search or browse MIMS.

Register Now Already Registered? Explore the topic Driving and medical conditions. Advice for medical professionals to follow when assessing a patient’s fitness to drive. Related content Collection Assessing fitness to drive: No Angina Cease driving if symptoms occur at rest, with emotion or at the wheel. It will take only 2 minutes to fill in. Close The most up-to-date drug information at your fingertips. Yes For galnce advice, contact: