The role of behavioral conditioning in the development of nausea.

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Literature related to the prevalence and etiology of anticipatory nausea and vomiting associated with chemotherapy is reviewed. Physiologic causes and psychological factors, including expectations, beliefs, and conditioning, are examined to help explain these phenomena. The efficacy of pharmacologic and behavioral treatments is discussed. Similarities… (More)

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@article{Matteson2002TheRO, title={The role of behavioral conditioning in the development of nausea.}, author={Sara E. Matteson and Joseph A. Roscoe and Jane T. Hickok and Gary R. Morrow}, journal={American journal of obstetrics and gynecology}, year={2002}, volume={186 5 Suppl Understanding}, pages={S239-43} }