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Consensus Guidelines for the Management of Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting
The present guidelines are the most recent data on postoperative nausea and vomiting (PONV) and an update on the 2 previous sets of guidelines published in 2003 and 2007. These guidelines wereExpand
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Incidence, patient satisfaction, and perceptions of post-surgical pain: results from a US national survey
Abstract Objective: During the past two decades, professional associations, accrediting bodies, and payors have made post-surgical pain treatment a high priority. In light of the disappointingExpand
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Society for Ambulatory Anesthesia Guidelines for the Management of Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting
The present guidelines were compiled by a multidisciplinary international panel of individuals with interest and expertise in postoperative nausea and vomiting (PONV) under the auspices of TheExpand
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Evidence-based management of postoperative nausea and vomiting: a review
  • A. Habib, T. Gan
  • Medicine
  • Canadian journal of anaesthesia = Journal…
  • 1 April 2004
PurposeTo provide evidence-based guidelines for the prophylaxis and treatment of postoperative nausea and vomiting (PONV).SourceLiterature from randomized controlled trials, systematic reviews,Expand
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Gabapentin and postoperative pain – a systematic review of randomized controlled trials
&NA; The objective of this systematic review was to evaluate the efficacy and tolerability of perioperative gabapentin administration for the control of acute postoperative pain. We searched MedlineExpand
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Impact of pregabalin on acute and persistent postoperative pain: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
We performed this systematic review to assess the analgesic efficacy of perioperative pregabalin. Subgroup analyses and meta-regression were performed to assess the impact of individual dose andExpand
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Food and drug administration black box warning on the perioperative use of droperidol: a review of the cases.
I n a recent Editorial (1), it was suggested that the use of small-dose droperidol has been a highly costeffective antiemetic for over 30 years. Droperidol, 0.625–1.25 mg IV, has been widely acceptedExpand
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Intermittent Epidural Bolus Compared with Continuous Epidural Infusions for Labor Analgesia: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
BACKGROUND:The current standard labor epidural analgesic regimens consist of a local anesthetic in combination with an opioid delivered via continuous epidural infusion (CEI). With CEI localExpand
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A Randomized, Double-Blind Comparison of the NK1 Antagonist, Aprepitant, Versus Ondansetron for the Prevention of Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting
BACKGROUND: Antiemetics currently in use are not totally effective. Neurokinin-1 receptor antagonists are a new class of antiemetic that have shown promise for chemotherapy-induced nausea andExpand
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