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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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 2015

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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 816 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Influence of dexamethasone on the incidence of postoperative nausea and vomiting in breast cancer patients with neoadjuvant chemotherapy].
 

Author(s): Zhi-hong Li, Dan Liu, Zi-jing He, Zhi-yi Fan

Journal: Beijing Da Xue Xue Bao. 2015 Aug;47(4):685-9.

 

To evaluate the influence of dexamethasone on the incidence of postoperative nausea and vomiting (PONV) in patients undergoing modified radical mastectomy with neoadjuvant chemotherapy.

Last Updated: 19 Aug 2015

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Association of 5-HT3B Receptor Gene Polymorphisms with the Efficacy of Ondansetron for Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting.
 

Author(s): Min-Soo Kim, Jeong-Rim Lee, Eun-Mi Choi, Eun Ho Kim, Seung Ho Choi

Journal: Yonsei Med. J.. 2015 Sep;56(5):1415-20.

 

Postoperative nausea and vomiting (PONV) is a common problem after general anesthesia. Although 5-hydroxytryptamine type 3 (5-HT3) receptor antagonists have significantly reduced PONV, over 35% of patients treated with ondansetron can experience PONV. In this study, we investigated ...

Last Updated: 10 Aug 2015

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Assessment of adherence to the guidelines for the management of nausea and vomiting induced by chemotherapy.
 

Author(s): Monique Sedlmaier França, Pedro Luiz Serrano Usón Junior, Yuri Philippe Pimentel Vieira Antunes, Bernard Lobato Prado, Carlos del Cistia Donnarumma, Taciana Sousa Mutão, Heloisa Veasey Rodrigues, Auro del Giglio

Journal: Einstein (Sao Paulo). ;13(2):221-5.

 

To assess adherence of the prescribing physicians in a private cancer care center to the American Society of Clinical Oncology guideline for antiemetic prophylaxis, in the first cycle of antineoplastic chemotherapy.

Last Updated: 9 Jul 2015

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The terms "Vomiting" returned 103 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Neurokinin-1 receptor antagonists in preventing postoperative nausea and vomiting: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
 

Author(s): Meng Liu, Hao Zhang, Bo-Xiang Du, Feng-Ying Xu, Zui Zou, Bo Sui, Xue-Yin Shi

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 May;94(19):e762.

 

Newly developed neurokinin-1 receptor (NK-1R) antagonists have been recently tried in the prevention of postoperative nausea and vomiting (PONV). This systematic review and meta-analysis was conducted to explore whether NK-1R antagonists were effective in preventing PONV.The PRISMA ...

Last Updated: 19 May 2015

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Efficacy and safety of ramosetron versus ondansetron for postoperative nausea and vomiting after general anesthesia: a meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials.
 

Author(s): Chengjie Gao, Bo Li, Lufeng Xu, Fubin Lv, Guimao Cao, Huixia Wang, Fei Wang, Guanghan Wu

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Postoperative nausea and vomiting is a common side effect of general anesthesia. In this study, we performed a meta-analysis on the efficacy and safety of ramosetron versus ondansetron in the prevention of postoperative nausea and vomiting using the most recently published randomized ...

Last Updated: 11 May 2015

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Can nausea and vomiting be treated with ginger extract?
 

Author(s): A Giacosa, P Morazzoni, E Bombardelli, A Riva, G Bianchi Porro, M Rondanelli

Journal: Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci. 2015 Apr;19(7):1291-6.

 

Ginger (Zingiber officinale) is a spice traditionally used to treat indigestion, nausea and vomiting. Ginger extracts accelerate gastric emptying and stimulate gastric antral contractions. These effects are mainly due to the presence of gingerols and shogaols and their activity on ...

Last Updated: 27 Apr 2015

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

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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Do Pharyngeal Packs During Orthognathic Surgery Reduce Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Nausea; Vomiting

 

Last Updated: 4 Feb 2015

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