Vomiting

Common Name(s)

Vomiting

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Association of Gastrointestinal Motility Disorders, Inc. (AGMD)

AGMD is a nonprofit international organization which serves as an integral educational resource concerning digestive motility diseases and disorders. It also functions as an important information base for members of the medical and scientific communities. In addition, it provides a forum for patients suffering from digestive motility diseases and disorders as well as their families and members of the medical community.

Last Updated: 28 Feb 2015

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Following organizations serve the condition "Vomiting" for support, advocacy or research.

Association of Gastrointestinal Motility Disorders, Inc. (AGMD)

AGMD is a nonprofit international organization which serves as an integral educational resource concerning digestive motility diseases and disorders. It also functions as an important information base for members of the medical and scientific communities. In addition, it provides a forum for patients suffering from digestive motility diseases and disorders as well as their families and members of the medical community.

http://www.agmd-gimotility.org

Last Updated: 28 Feb 2015

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Vomiting" returned 892 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Efficacy and safety of rolapitant for prevention of chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting over multiple cycles of moderately or highly emetogenic chemotherapy.
 

Author(s): Bernardo Rapoport, Lee Schwartzberg, Martin Chasen, Dan Powers, Sujata Arora, Rudolph Navari, Ian Schnadig

Journal: Eur. J. Cancer. 2016 Apr;57():23-30.

 

Rolapitant, a novel neurokinin-1 receptor antagonist (RA), was shown to protect against delayed chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting (CINV) during the first cycle of moderately emetogenic chemotherapy (MEC) or highly emetogenic chemotherapy (HEC) in randomized, double-blind trials. ...

Last Updated: 16 Mar 2016

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Personalized Estimate of Chemotherapy-Induced Nausea and Vomiting: Development and External Validation of a Nomogram in Cancer Patients Receiving Highly/Moderately Emetogenic Chemotherapy.
 

Author(s): Zhihuang Hu, Wenhua Liang, Yunpeng Yang, Dorothy Keefe, Yuxiang Ma, Yuanyuan Zhao, Cong Xue, Yan Huang, Hongyun Zhao, Likun Chen, Alexandre Chan, Li Zhang

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2016 Jan;95(2):e2476.

 

Chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting (CINV) is presented in over 30% of cancer patients receiving highly/moderately emetogenic chemotherapy (HEC/MEC). The currently recommended antiemetic therapy is merely based on the emetogenic level of chemotherapy, regardless of patient's ...

Last Updated: 15 Jan 2016

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Cyclic vomiting syndrome in multisystem mitochondrial disorder.
 

Author(s): Josef Finsterer, John Hayman

Journal: Tunis Med. 2015 Jul;93(7):424-6.

 

Cyclic vomiting syndrome (CVS) is characterized by recurrent episodes of incapacitating nausea or vomiting accompanied by abdominal pain, interspersed with relatively symptom-free intervals that might last from a few weeks to months. There are a number of indications that CVS could ...

Last Updated: 13 Jan 2016

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The terms "Vomiting" returned 119 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Effect of acustimulation on nausea and vomiting and on hyperemesis in pregnancy: a systematic review of Western and Chinese literature.
 

Author(s): Els Van den Heuvel, Maria Goossens, Hilde Vanderhaegen, Hai Xia Sun, Frank Buntinx

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Nausea and vomiting in pregnancy (NVP) and hyperemesis gravidarum (HG) have a significant impact on quality of life. Medication to relieve symptoms of NVP and HG are available but pregnant women and their caregivers have been concerned about the teratogenic effect, side effects and ...

Last Updated: 13 Jan 2016

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Acute episode of cyclic vomiting syndrome preceded by arterial hypertension – Case presentation and review.
 

Author(s): K Keller, A Desuki, L Hobohm, T Münzel, M A Ostad

Journal: Neth J Med. 2015 Oct;73(8):379-82.

 

Cyclic vomiting syndrome (CVS) is a functional disorder with recurrent episodes of vomiting. Between these episodes patients recover to well-being. Lack of awareness often leads to a delay in making the diagnosis. The diagnosis is based on a typical medical history and exclusion of ...

Last Updated: 19 Oct 2015

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Prevention of Chemotherapy-Induced Nausea and Vomiting in Cancer Patients.
 

Author(s): Abhishek Shankar, Shubham Roy, Abhidha Malik, P K Julka, G K Rath

Journal: Asian Pac. J. Cancer Prev.. 2015 ;16(15):6207-13.

 

The supportive care of patients receiving antineoplastic treatment has dramatically improved over the past few years and development of effective measures to prevent nausea and vomiting after chemotherapy serves as one of the most important examples of this progress. A patient who ...

Last Updated: 5 Oct 2015

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Prophylaxis of Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting After Cardiac Surgery
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Postoperative Vomiting; Postoperative Nausea; Postoperative Emesis

 

Last Updated: 14 Jul 2016

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Dexamethasone for the Treatment of Established Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting; Vomiting

 

Last Updated: 4 Nov 2013

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