Tropisetron in the prevention of postoperative nausea and vomiting.

  title={Tropisetron in the prevention of postoperative nausea and vomiting.},
  author={Jean G Boogaerts and Françoise M Bardiau and Laurence Seidel and Adelin Albert and Brigitte E Ickx},
  journal={Journal of clinical anesthesia},
  volume={12 5},
STUDY OBJECTIVES To evaluate the efficacy of tropisetron, a selective 5-HT(3) receptor antagonist, in preventing nausea and vomiting in high-risk inpatients undergoing various surgical procedures. DESIGN Prospective, open, nonrandomized, observational, interventional study. SETTING Postanesthesia care unit, and surgical wards of the University Hospital… CONTINUE READING