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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 were…
Consensus Guidelines for Managing Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting
Evidence-based guidelines developed by an international panel of experts for the management of postoperative nausea and vomiting are presented.
Prevention of Pain on Injection with Propofol: A Quantitative Systematic Review
In conclusion, IV lidocaine (0.5 mg/kg) should be given with a rubber tourniquet on the forearm, 30 to 120 s before the injection of propofol, and will prevent pain in approximately 60% of the patients treated in this manner.
Dexamethasone for the Prevention of Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting: A Quantitative Systematic Review
It is very likely that the best prophylaxis of postoperative nausea and vomiting currently available is achieved by combining dexamethasone with a 5-HT3 receptor antagonist.
Cannabinoids for control of chemotherapy induced nausea and vomiting: quantitative systematic review
- M. Tramèr, D. Carroll, F. Campbell, D. Reynolds, R. Moore, H. McQuay
- MedicineBMJ : British Medical Journal
- 7 July 2001
The cannabinoids tested in these trials may be useful as mood enhancing adjuvants for controlling chemotherapy related sickness and potentially serious adverse effects, even when taken short term orally or intramuscularly are likely to limit their widespread use.
A systematic review of antidepressants in neuropathic pain
Complications of central venous catheters: Internal jugular versus subclavian access—A systematic review
There are more arterial punctures but less catheter malpositions with the internal jugular compared with the subclavian access and there is no evidence of any difference in the incidence of hemato- or pneumothorax and vessel occlusion.
Efficacy, Dose‐Response, and Safety of Ondansetron in Prevention of Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting: A Quantitative Systematic Review of Randomized Placebo‐controlled Trials
If the risk of PONV is very high, for every 100 patients receiving an adequate dose of ondansetron 20 patients will not vomit and three will have a headache who would not have had these adverse effects without the drug.
Are self-collected samples comparable to physician-collected cervical specimens for human papillomavirus DNA testing? A systematic review and meta-analysis.
Society for Ambulatory Anesthesia Guidelines for the Management of Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting
These guidelines identify risk factors for PonV in adults and children; recommend approaches for reducing baseline risks for PONV; identify the most effective antiemetic monotherapy and combination therapy regimens for P ONV prophylaxis; recommend approach for treatment of PONv when it occurs; and provide an algorithm for the management of individuals at increased risk for POnV.