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Postoperative nausea and vomiting

The problem associated in POTV remains topical in neurosurgery. The current approaches are not absolutely effective for prevention of POTV, whose rate ranges between 10.5 and 68% depending on surgery location. Further studies focused on administration of NK-1 receptor antagonists and electrical stimulation of the median nerve are needed to enhance the effectiveness of POTV prevention 1).

Klyukin MI, Kulikov AS, Lubnin AY. [Postoperative nausea and vomiting in neurosurgery: the approaches are varied but the problem remains unsolved]. Zh Vopr Neirokhir Im N N Burdenko. 2019;83(2):93-100. doi: 10.17116/neiro20198302193. Russian. PubMed PMID: 31166323.
postoperative_nausea_and_vomiting.txt · Last modified: 2019/10/18 06:39 by administrador