- Continue antibiotics as required
- Maintain adequate hydration
- Monitor fluid balance
- Monitor electrolytes and full blood count
- Low-molecular-weight heparin prophylaxis and thromboembolic deterrent stockings
- Analgesia (ideally patient-controlled analgesia/epidural)
- Ensure patient is being managed in an appropriate setting – HDU or ITU if required.
- Communicate with the woman and her family about the surgical outcome