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 2013

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Advocacy and Support Organizations

 

Condition Specific Organizations

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 2013

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Scientific Literature

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Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research.
The terms "Vomiting" returned 571 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Case 8-2014: A man with headache, vomiting, and diplopia.
 

Author(s): Tracey A Cho, Andrew S Chi, Pamela W Schaefer

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2014 Jun;370(26):2545.

 

Last Updated: 26 Jun 2014

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Gitelman's syndrome with vomiting manifested by severe metabolic alkalosis and progressive renal insufficiency.
 

Author(s): Jong-Ho Lee, Jeonghwan Lee, Jin Suk Han

Journal: Tohoku J. Exp. Med.. 2013 ;231(3):165-9.

 

Gitelman's syndrome is an autosomal recessive salt-losing tubulopathy showing hypokalemic hypomagnesemic hypocalciuria with metabolic alkalosis and hyperreninemic hyperaldosteronism. This syndrome is caused by mutations in the SLC12A3 gene that encodes sodium-chloride cotransporter ...

Last Updated: 28 Oct 2013

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Impact of risk assessments on prophylactic antiemetic prescription and the incidence of postoperative nausea and vomiting: a cluster-randomized trial.
 

Author(s): Teus H Kappen, Karel G M Moons, Leo van Wolfswinkel, Cornelis J Kalkman, Yvonne Vergouwe, Wilton A van Klei

Journal: Anesthesiology. 2014 Feb;120(2):343-54.

 

Clinical prediction models have been shown to have moderate sensitivity and specificity, yet their use will depend on implementation in clinical practice. The authors hypothesized that implementation of a prediction model for postoperative nausea and vomiting (PONV) would lower the ...

Last Updated: 22 Jan 2014

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The terms "Vomiting" returned 77 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Flank pain, nausea, vomiting and hypotension in a chronic hemodialysis patient with a spontaneous perirenal hemorrhage.
 

Author(s): Yusuke Igarashi, Tetsu Akimoto, Akinori Nukui, Hiroyasu Nakamura, Akira Kawai, Shigeyoshi Kijima, Taro Kubo, Hideharu Sugimoto, Tatsuo Morita, Eiji Kusano

Journal: Intern. Med.. 2013 ;52(18):2083-6.

 

Decreases in blood pressure develop in response to a wide range of clinical disorders. Various factors have been implicated in the development of hemodialysis-associated hypotension, including an impairment of the compensatory processes, an autonomic dysfunction or cardiac failure. ...

Last Updated: 17 Sep 2013

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Efficacy of dexamethasone in the prophylaxis of nausea and vomiting during the postoperative period of laparoscopic cholecystectomy.
 

Author(s): Wanderley Marques Bernardo, Felipe Toyama Aires

Journal: Rev Assoc Med Bras. ;59(4):387-91.

 

To verify the efficacy of dexamethasone in the prophylaxis of nausea and vomiting in patients submitted to laparoscopic cholecystectomy.

Last Updated: 9 Aug 2013

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The management of nausea and vomiting of pregnancy and hyperemesis gravidarum--a 2013 update.
 

Author(s): Caroline Maltepe, Gideon Koren

Journal: J Popul Ther Clin Pharmacol. 2013 ;20(2):e184-92.

 

Nausea and vomiting of pregnancy (NVP) affects up to 85% of all pregnancies, yet many physicians are uncertain as to how to best treat their patients in the presence of controversial data on fetal risks. This review provides an update on the management of NVP, including pharmacological ...

Last Updated: 18 Jul 2013

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Study of Anesthesia Techniques to Reduce Nausea and Vomiting After Jaw Corrective Surgery
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Post-operative Nausea; Post-operative Vomiting; Post-discharge Nausea; Post-discharge Vomiting

 

Last Updated: 2 Dec 2013

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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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