EMETIC


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Emetic episodes were assessed between two groups by calculating percentage of patients with no emesis, 1 episode, 2 episodes and >2 episodes of emesis.
Intraoperative and postoperative emetic episodes were recorded by direct questioning or by spontaneous complaints by the patients at any time during the study period--which was defined as the period starting from the anaesthetic procedure to the first 5 (five) hours in the immediate postoperative period.
DISCUSSION: The complex act of vomiting involves coordination of the respiratory, gastrointestinal, and abdominal musculature and is controlled by the emetic center.
It is antiseptic, antispasmodic, antibacterial, cardio-active, stimulating to the womb and circulatory system, mildly anaesthetic and emetic in large doses.
The haters nicknamed it "The Emetic" thanks to the love-hate relationship.This is the story of SS William Mackinnon.