|Abstract||Aims: This guidance covers the management of acute pelvic inflammatory disease. It does not cover the management of chronic pelvic inflammatory disease, pelvic actinomycosis and chronic pelvic pain. The guideline provides background information and management issues (general issues, management of sexual partners, drug treatments, pelvic inflammatory disease and intra-uterine contraceptive devices (IUCD).|
Intended audience: GPs, healthcare professionals, pharmacists.
Publication history information: Originally published December 1999. Last revised April 2003.
Access: Available to the general public.