Antiemetic Prophylaxis for Chemotherapy-Induced Nausea and Vomiting.

  title={Antiemetic Prophylaxis for Chemotherapy-Induced Nausea and Vomiting.},
  author={Rudolph M. Navari and Matti Aapro},
  journal={The New England journal of medicine},
  volume={374 14},
Chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting (chemotherapyinduced emesis) is a common treatment-related side effect that has a detrimental effect on the quality of life of patients with cancer and may lead to dose reductions in or discontinuation of chemotherapy. The development of new antiemetic agents has dramatically changed the landscape of chemotherapy-induced emesis. In the 1970s, prolonged hospital stays for nausea after chemotherapy were common practice.1 In 1979, a randomized trial… CONTINUE READING


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