Guidelines for antiemetic treatment of chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting: past, present, and future recommendations.

@article{Jordan2007GuidelinesFA,
  title={Guidelines for antiemetic treatment of chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting: past, present, and future recommendations.},
  author={Karin Jordan and Christoph Sippel and Hans-Joachim Schmoll},
  journal={The oncologist},
  year={2007},
  volume={12 9},
  pages={1143-50}
}
Clinicians should be aware that chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting (CINV) is still one of the most feared side effects of chemotherapy. With the correct use of antiemetics, CINV can be prevented in almost 70% to up to 80% of patients. Treatment guidelines are useful tools that enable physicians to integrate the latest clinical research into their practices. The large volume of rapidly evolving clinical data has been summarized and incorporated into treatment recommendations by well-known… CONTINUE READING