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  1. A de Burgh-Thomas,
  2. A Hills,
  3. V Medland
  1. Gloucestershire Care Services, Gloucestershire Royal Hospital, Gloucestershire, UK


Objectives To review the management of PID in hospital inpatients and compare it to standards of care.

Methods We reviewed the management of all those women admitted to hospital in Gloucestershire over a calendar year who were coded as having PID. We compared their management against BASHH and the RCOG standards (see abstract B4 table 1).

Abstract B4 Table 1

Compliance of management of patients with PID with standards

Results 20 Patients were identified.

Conclusions There is insufficient liaison between Gynaecology and GUM. We will discuss simple measures that have been introduced and planned changes to improve the management of PID.

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