Department of Reproductive Health and Research (RHR), World Health Organization
Sexually transmitted and other reproductive tract infections
A guide to essential practice
Management of STIs/RTIs
Flowchart 8. Postpartum infection
Treatment table 11
Follow-up: 24–72 hours (see patient sooner if worse and/or consider immediate referral or hospitalization).
Refer also to Managing complications in pregnancy and childbirth: a guide for midwives and doctors. Geneva, World Health Organization, 2000.