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

Role of psychosocial variables on chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting and health-related quality of life among cancer patients: a European study.
 

Author(s): Luigi Grassi, Maria Alejandra Berardi, Federica Ruffilli, Elena Meggiolaro, Elisabeth Andritsch, Agustina Sirgo, Rosangela Caruso, Eva Juan Linares, Marta Bellé, Sara Massarenti, Maria Giulia Nanni,

Journal: Psychother Psychosom. 2015 ;84(6):339-47.

 

Chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting (CINV) continue to be a distressing problem still reported by cancer patients, with negative consequences on quality of life (QoL).

Last Updated: 30 Sep 2015

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[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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Dexamethasone versus ondansetron in the prevention of postoperative nausea and vomiting in patients undergoing laparoscopic surgery: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.
 

Author(s): Xian-Xue Wang, Quan Zhou, Dao-Bo Pan, Hui-Wei Deng, Ai-Guo Zhou, Fu-Rong Huang, Hua-Jing Guo

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Dexamethasone is an antiemetic alternative to ondansetron. We aimed to compare the effects of dexamethasone and ondansetron in preventing postoperative nausea and vomiting (PONV) in patients undergoing laparoscopic surgery.

Last Updated: 15 Aug 2015

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The terms "Vomiting" returned 110 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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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Prophylactic treatment for delayed chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting after non-AC based moderately emetogenic chemotherapy: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials.
 

Author(s): Maurice J D L van der Vorst, Elisabeth C W Neefjes, Inge R H M Konings, Henk M W Verheul

Journal: Support Care Cancer. 2015 Aug;23(8):2499-506.

 

Delayed chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting (CINV) remains an important adverse effect of moderately emetogenic chemotherapy not containing anthracyclines and cyclophosphamide (non-AC MEC). In this review, we summarize current literature to update recommendations for delayed ...

Last Updated: 27 Jun 2015

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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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Prophylaxis of Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting After Cardiac Surgery
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Postoperative Vomiting; Postoperative Nausea; Postoperative Emesis

 

Last Updated: 19 Apr 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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