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PERLA means pupils equal and reactive to light and accommodation.
PEARL means pupils equal and reactive to light; PERRLA means pupils equal, round and reactive to light and accommodation.
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Public Health England (PHE) exists to protect and improve the nation's health and wellbeing, and reduce health inequalities.
PHE is an executive agency of the Department of Health and Social Care, which provides the government, the NHS, Parliament, industry and the public with evidence-based professional, scientific expertise and support.
Pelvic inflammatory disease/disorder (PID) is an infection of the female upper genital tract, including the uterus, Fallopian tubes and ovaries. In about 1 in 4 cases, STI is the cause.
PID can lead to a number of complications including infertility and ectopic pregnancy.
Prompt and effective treatment with antibiotics is important (after STI screening), of both the affected female ± recent sexual partner(s).
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Personal protective equipment