Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting

Tina P. Le, Tong J. Gan

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationPerioperative Medicine
Subtitle of host publicationMedical Consultation and Co-Management
PublisherJohn Wiley and Sons
Pages425-437
Number of pages13
ISBN (Print)9780470627518
DOIs
StatePublished - Jul 30 2012
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Dopamine antagonists as antiemetics, combination antiemetic therapy
  • Postoperative nausea and vomiting, PONV risk/baseline risk reduction
  • Prophylactic antiemetic medications, NNT and NNH
  • Risk factors for PONV/PDNV, complaints following surgery
  • Site for nausea/vomiting, CPG stimulation causing emesis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

Cite this

Le, T. P., & Gan, T. J. (2012). Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting. In Perioperative Medicine: Medical Consultation and Co-Management (pp. 425-437). John Wiley and Sons. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781118375372.ch29