Fosaprepitant versus droperidol for prevention of PONV in craniotomy: a randomized double-blind study

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Postoperative nausea and vomiting (PONV) is a common complication after craniotomy. Vomiting may be a potentially hazardous complication in neurosurgical patients. We compared the efficacy of fosaprepitant and droperidol for the prevention of PONV, vomiting in particular, after craniotomy. Patients scheduled to undergo elective craniotomy were enrolled in… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00540-016-2267-1

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