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Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) remains one of the most important consequences of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) resulting in severe morbidity and acting as the economic justification for STI screening programmes. Early and appropriate therapy has the potential to significantly reduce the long-term complications of PID, and these evidence-based(More)
PURPOSE OF REVIEW The management of pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) has significantly changed during the last two decades. Moreover, some recent bacterial findings have led to recent changes in this management. RECENT FINDINGS Most cases of PID are mild-to-moderate uncomplicated forms that can be treated as outpatients. Apart from Chlamydia trachomatis(More)
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the efficacy and safety of moxifloxacin versus levofloxacin plus metronidazole in uncomplicated pelvic inflammatory disease (uPID) in Asia. DESIGN Prospective, randomised, double-blind, double-dummy, parallel-group study. SETTING Multicentre, multinational study in the inpatient and/or outpatient setting. POPULATION Women (aged(More)
  • P Judlin
  • 2003
The mycoplasmas frequently isolated in genital tract, and potentially pathogenic, are M. hominis, U. urealyticum and M. genitalium. M. hominis and U. urealyticum are very frequent in the vaginal tract and they can be, according to circumstances, either commensal or pathogenic. M. hominis and/or U. urealyticum, have been considered as responsible for many(More)
Objective. This study was performed to evaluate the efficacy and safety of a prebiotic treatment in the balance recovery of the vaginal flora in subjects previously treated for bacterial vaginosis (BV). Study Design. A randomized trial was carried out on 42 subjects with an active prebiotic group compared to a placebo group. The main evaluation criterion(More)
In cases of serious bleeding postpartum, resuscitation and surgical techniques are complementary and should be adapted to both the etiology and severity of bleeding. In extremely severe cases, the performance of a hysterectomy should not be delayed. For women with stable hemodynamic status, so-called "conservative" surgical techniques can instead be used.(More)
A rape is a traumatizing circumstance for the victim. This aggression often has, regrettably, immediate repercussions, and then medium and long-term ones. Its complications are psychological, but also sometimes somatic, like pregnancy. Through an international literature review, and the study of the national legislation, we will summarize the main essential(More)
BACKGROUND Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) is commonly encountered in clinical practice. OBJECTIVES To provide up-to-date guidelines on management of PID. SEARCH STRATEGY An initial search of the Cochrane database, PubMed, and Embase was performed using keywords related to PID to identify reports in any language published between January 1990 and(More)