Palonosetron and Ramosetron Compared for Effectiveness in Preventing Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

@article{Ahn2016PalonosetronAR,
  title={Palonosetron and Ramosetron Compared for Effectiveness in Preventing Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis},
  author={EunJin Ahn and G. Choi and H. Kang and Chongwha Baek and Yong-hun Jung and Young-Cheol Woo and S. Lee and YeoGoo Chang},
  journal={PLoS ONE},
  year={2016},
  volume={11}
}
  • EunJin Ahn, G. Choi, +5 authors YeoGoo Chang
  • Published 2016
  • Medicine
  • PLoS ONE
  • Previous randomized controlled trials have reported conflicting findings on the superiority of palonosetron over ramosetron for preventing postoperative nausea and vomiting (PONV). Therefore, the present systematic review was registered in PROSPERO (CRD42016038120) and performed to compare the efficacy of perioperative administration of palonosetron to that of ramosetron for preventing PONV. We searched MEDLINE, EMBASE, and CENTRAL to identify all randomized controlled trials that compared the… CONTINUE READING
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